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Special Research Assistant Intern for the CEO - In Office or Remote

Business Unit: Office of the CEO

is an award-winning nonprofit allowing people to donate and volunteer with top-performing, vetted organizations all over the world. 100% goes directly to the cause. All partner organizations are vetted with our proprietary. has been featured on the homepage of,,, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times. has been featured in more than 16 books, including the new Harvard Business Review Book, , Arianna Huffington’s book, and Laura Arrillaga-Anderson’s book . We have also been acknowledged five times on Great Nonprofits’ and are highlighted in of best volunteering matching websites. We continue to gain momentum, with dozens of articles in the and monthly contributions on. To date, we have matched more than 20,000 volunteers and $31 million dollars’ worth of volunteer hours.

Job Summary 

As a Special Research Assistant Intern, you’ll have the opportunity to work on important, diverse research projects as needed by the Lead, Office of the CEO.  Topics may include inspirational research for blog writing, Operations, Marketing. Our work environment is fast-paced and entrepreneurial, in a family-oriented, small San Francisco office. Our entire team of 60+ is highly global, working out of 20 countries. Come work with us to achieve our vision “To Create A World Where Giving and Volunteering Are A Natural Part of Everyday Life!”®

Responsibilities 


  • Perform research on high net-worth potential and existing donors, foundations and corporations

  • Specific research on potential funders/donors using the Foundation Center as a primary resource

  • Research on journalists, universities, and celebrities to develop marketing partnerships

  • Perform research on Tech for Good companies

  • Research and provide astute software/upgrade recommendations

  • Research on Product Development Tools 

  • Research and update Event Planning 

  • Record all data in Salesforce

  • Record and update all spreadsheets

Qualifications 


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Meticulous attention to detail

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.

  • Competence with Microsoft Office, Salesforce, Google Drive and a willingness to learn new technologies.

Benefits


  • Gain experience at a unique social enterprise with global impact/exposure to global issues.

  • Attain benefits in WeWork coworking space. Located in the Financial District downtown across from the TransAmerica building, a prime location. This position is also available remotely.

  • With proven experience/positive attitude, may facilitate J-1, CPT, OPT visas

Duration and Location


  • Minimum 5-15 hours per week for 3 months.

  • Our office is located in the Financial District, San Francisco, in a WeWork coworking space.

  • Candidates can work out of our San Francisco office, in the United States or globally. We are highly globally focused with team members from more than 20 countries, including Russia, China, Japan,  the Ukraine, Georgia, the Philippines, Haiti, Germany, Canada, Turkey, the Kurdish population, South Korea, the U.K., Brazil. 

To Apply:Email your resume, cover letter, 2 writing samples and a list of three references to with "Special Research Assistant Intern" in the subject line. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. No phone calls, please. is committed to understanding and representing the diverse populations it serves worldwide. Members of all ages, genders, sexual orientations, races, ethnicities, nationalities, physical abilities or disabilities, religions or beliefs, and cultures are welcome as employees and volunteers in our organization. We believe that a diverse team will best serve our diverse populations.

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No previous experience or formal training is required. Mr. D's Music Club is all about having fun and exploring your creative side to discover new talents, try new things and meet new friends. 


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Administrative Assistant opportunity for smart, efficient, educated (4-year degree strongly preferred), social justice-minded, experienced admin assistant. Entrepreneurial, global law firm with technology and big brand clients seeks a Pro Bono Assistant for its Palo Alto or San Francisco office.  You will join the Pro Bono team, supporting  the Pro Bono Partner and Pro Bono Counsel. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: handling all incoming telephone calls and placement of outgoing calls, maintaining Pro Bono Partner’s and Pro Bono Counsels’ calendars, assisting in booking various meetings and events, scheduling conference rooms and catering for meetings, booking and managing all travel arrangements, organizing monthly budget reports, financial statements and cost recovery reports, coding invoices for processing, assisting in preparation and editing of various PowerPoint presentations, Excel Files, and Word documents for Pro Bono Team, processing expense reimbursement requests, reconciling firm credit cards statements, assisting with submission of new business forms and conflict checks and assisting with running and preparing various statistical reports for Pro Bono client and volunteer databases. The ideal candidate will have law firm experience and at least two years of prior office experience. This position requires proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite, iManage, and other firm applications (after orientation). 


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Event Coordinator Position

Paint the Town is an events business focused on virtual “paint nights”. We are growing quickly and are looking for an Events Coordinator to start soon. This is a part-time, fully-remote position with the potential to grow into a full-time, fully-remote role. This role involves working side-by-side with the Owner and Events Manager to support our corporate and private customers through their entire lifecycle by providing quotes, answering questions, scheduling events, and providing support. This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working with people, working within a defined set of processes, and has experience providing fantastic customer service.

Key Responsibilities


  • First line of contact for clients throughout their lifecycle: quotes, booking, scheduling, support

  • Managing customer interactions via email and internal customer management system (Google Sheets)

  • Providing quotes to potential customers

  • Answering key questions for the customer’s event such as pricing, services, shipping, troubleshooting damaged delivery, and any other customer support

  • Following up with interested customers

  • Ensuring success of upcoming events: invoices, painting choice, supplies shipped

  • Maintaining a clear understanding of Paint the Town's policies on cancellations, damage, refunds, escalation processes

Experience Required


  • High school degree

  • 2 years of customer service or event planning experience

  • Customer-centric attitude

  • “Hustler” mentality that balances productivity with quality work

  • Ability to self-motivate while also being part of a wider team

  • Comfort with learning and using Google Apps: Gmail, Calendar, Sheets, Drive

  • Strong organizational, time management, and problem-solving skills

  • Willingness to ask for help and share your knowledge

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Ability to learn quickly

  • Ability to work from home with strong, reliable internet access

Schedule


  • This job is fully remote and has flexible working hours

  • Monday-Friday: 4 hours per day to start, with ability to go up to full-time as the business grows

  • Desired to work in 2 shifts between 9-11 am PST and 12-4 pm PST


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CALL (510) 849-0211 or (510) 375-6461 TO SCHEDULE AN INTERVIEW

And  EMAIL RESUME TO musicalofferingcafebistro@gmail.com

Available shifts: 11am - 3pm, Monday thru Friday

Cafe currently open 11am - 2pm M-F, but hours of operation could expand. If you have clerical skills, hours could expand.

                             Espresso experience preferred!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Prepare espresso drinks, Lemonade, Iced Tea, Coffee, and other beverages

  • Take customer orders at counter with Point of Sale register and cash drawer

  • Post Specials on line (facebook etc.)

  • Take orders through 3rd party apps and delivery services (Doordash, Grubhub, etc)

  • Familiarity and skills with Social Media is a plus

  • Perform opening and closing duties

  • Stock and inventory Supplies

Opportunities for professional growth & management available!

 

QUALIFICATIONS


  • Experience is Required

  • Good attention to detail and able to multitask

  • Outstanding hospitality skills, congenial, outgoing

  • Reliable and prompt

  • Clean and tidy work habits

  • Experience with espresso is a big plus!

  • Enthusiasm for fine food!

 


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Ready? Set. Go! Wheel House is looking for bubbly, welcoming, energetic Studio Staff to get workout goers pumped up for their next class at Wheel House!  

Studio staff are individuals who just can’t sit still, are itching for ways to improve themselves and their workplace, and never back down from a challenge- no matter how difficult it may seem. Studio staff are also adaptable and can change from fun and energetic to a let’s get down to business attitude. They can also handle working in both an individual and group environment.

The Position: Studio Assistant

As Studio Staff you will help with the multiple classes that Wheel House has to offer! 


  • The Studio Staff:


    • Creates a space that’s welcoming and friendly for Wheel House Members

    • Sets-up yoga, core, and spin rooms, as well as any additional equipment needed

    • Helps members familiarize themselves with the studio

    • Cleans & disinfects studios, locker rooms, and equipment 

    • Stocks-up amenities

    • Does laundry 

    • Helps Front Desk with check-ins (grabbing shoe rentals, checking-in extra bags) 

    • Follows & enforces studio policies



The Requirements:

Studio Staff must be able to do the following:


  • Work in a fast-paced environment

  • Lift, bend, and stretch up to 35 pounds.

  • Have a flexible schedule

  • Learn quickly and work both independently and in a group setting

  • Stand for up to 8 hours a day

  • Is willing to or has taken classes at Wheel House

Skills We Look for:


  • Multi-tasking

  • Time Management

  • Able to remain calm, respectful, and professional during stressful situations

  • Punctual

  • Self-motivated

  • Detail Oriented

Preferred but not Required


  • Customer service

  • An interest in fitness

  • Job experience in the fitness industry is a plus!

Perks:


  • Discount on retail items

  • Free classes in the studio

  • Opportunities to move up are available!

Job Type:


  • Part-time


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Busy SF family of six seeking highly organized Family Assistant for home organization, logistics, errands, support with school-at-home, driving, planning, research, travel, etc. College degree required. 

Seeking a highly organized, take-the-initiative kind of person who is excited about working with a busy family and creating solutions for logistical issues and complications. 

To apply, please send a brief email (5 sentences max) explaining why this job description is a good fit for you. 

 


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Hamilton Families

Our mission is to end family homelessness in the San Francisco Bay Area. Established in 1985, Hamilton Families is San Francisco's leading service provider to families experiencing homelessness, with strategically designed programs to prevent homelessness, provide shelter and stability, return families to permanent housing, and support the well-being of children experiencing homelessness. We currently operate these programs across six sites in San Francisco and Oakland. For more information, visit www.hamiltonfamilies.org.

Program and Position Overview

Reporting to the Director of Administration, the Office Manager is an essential ally in helping to ensure that employees of Hamilton Families have the tools and resources needed to provide excellent service to the families we serve, while providing comfortable, safe and welcoming work environments to staff, visitors and volunteers, and present Hamilton Families as a high quality organization and employer. The ideal candidate will be skilled at communicating successfully with a variety of stakeholders. The ideal candidate will possess resourcefulness and initiative, excellent people skills, superior written and verbal communication abilities, ability to work both collaboratively and independently, and the ability to effectively multi-task.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

 Provide administrative support to the Director of Administration, Chief Operations Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief People Officer in coordinating scheduling and execution of meetings and events, compiling, preparing and distributing information, taking and distributing meeting minutes, and other tasks as requested.

 Coordinate with Hamilton Families’ phone support providers to deploy and track VOIP and mobile phone equipment and services to employees across all Hamilton Families locations; assign phone extensions and instructional packets to new employees and assist in orientation and troubleshooting related to phone staff services, including teleconferencing, videoconferencing, and mobile and desktop applications;

 Update staff phone and email directories monthly.

 Staff Supervision and Development: Responsible for providing overall team leadership, supervision and management of administrative assistant staff; Hire and manage administrative staff in accordance with HF personnel policies and procedures; Oversee and facilitate staff onboarding and development; Maintain and promote the cooperative, harmonious, teamwork environment HF strives to foster within the workplace.

 Support leadership in work on initiatives and projects. Appropriately manage sensitive and confidential organization information.

 Oversee calendars and schedules on behalf of organization leadership.

 Support and attend leadership and team meetings as well as participate in trainings, and committees as assigned. Provide meeting related materials to attendees. Take and distribute meeting minutes.

 Assist with the gathering of information for organization status reports and dashboards. Support analyses on data related to organizational performance, as needed. Assist Chief of Staff with the gathering of data for board of directors and board committees meeting.

 Serve as a thought partner with leadership and team members on systems and process improvements. Support HF’s continuous improvement efforts.

 Compose and distribute program and organization communications, as appropriate.

 Act as a liaison between Hamilton Families staff and building management, IT support, and other

contractors. Coordinate with Hamilton Families’ technology support provider and program managers to deploy and track computer equipment across all Hamilton Families locations. Troubleshoot and order copier maintenance for the administrative office as needed.

 Manage the data entry of the vehicle fleet software system

 Order business cards for new hires and re-order business cards as needed.

 Order office supplies for the administrative office weekly.

 Review, confirm, and code vendor invoices in preparation for approval by the Director of Administration.

 Collect and distribute mail daily for administrative and development staff; complete daily income logs in coordination with the Development and Fiscal departments.

 Support the Chief of Staff to organize all-staff meetings and events, including reserving venues, ordering food and supplies, printing and distributing materials, booking facilitators, etc.

 Design and manage work systems and work processes, gather and analyze information, and maintain and improve tracking to continually measure and improve efficiency and fiscal accountability.

 Adhere to Hamilton Families’ mission and values; communicate and collaborate respectfully and effectively while maintaining appropriate boundaries with diverse staff and participants experiencing homelessness.

 Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications, Skills and Abilities

 Minimum 3 years’ experience performing duties outlined above; Bachelor’s degree preferred.

 Excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong ability to communicate successfully across all levels of the organization.

 Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe applications (e.g., Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Acrobat, etc.).

 Self-directed; able to demonstrate initiative and to work successfully as a project leader or team member.

 Exceptional organizational and time-management skills; able to successfully meet deadlines.

 Able to cultivate partnerships with funders, contractors, and vendors while representing Hamilton Families in a professional manner.

 Able to analyze situations, recommend and implement solutions, exercise sound judgment, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously while maintaining composure under pressure.

 Sensitive to the needs of families experiencing homelessness; able and willing to work with diverse staff and program participants.

 California Driver’s License required.

 Essential job functions include using a telephone and working at a standard computer terminal; able to perform job duties with reasonable ergonomic accommodations; able to sit and stand for long intervals, reach, bend, lift and carry up to 40 pounds, and walk up and down stairs several times a day.

 TB (tuberculosis) clearance and documentation required post-offer.

 Criminal background check and fingerprint imaging required post offer.

Compensation and Benefits

Great benefits: Hamilton Families (HF) offers excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage, plus tax-

advantaged Flexible Spending Arrangements for Health Care and Dependent Care. Employees also have the chance to earn up to $180 per calendar year for participating in various wellness activities and can participate in partnership discounts with various YMCA and 24-Hour Fitness locations. Additionally, HF offers tax-deductible commuter benefits that can be applied to public transit, parking, and ride sharing services like Lyft Line and Uber pool.

Growth and leadership opportunities: The work at HF is designed for individuals to follow their passions and commitment to community. HF takes professional development seriously and offers coaching and training opportunities at every level. A role with the Stability team is great for an individual who is interested in exploring community based nonprofit work, social work, or mental health disciplines. We also offer a $1,000 tuition reimbursement to employees each year (after 12 months of employment) and offer dozens of internal and external trainings for staff at every level annually.

Time off:  HF employees enjoy generous benefits including 11 paid holidays, 3 weeks of vacation and 2 weeks of sick time per year.

Long-term benefits: HF offers an employer-matched 403(b) retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, and other great long-term benefits!

Application Procedure

 To apply, please click the blue "APPLY" button above or below.

 Please attach your resume and a brief letter of interest.

 No faxes or phone calls.

 Hamilton Families is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance

Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

 Diverse candidates encouraged to apply.


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