Office Manager

Seattle, WA

Ada Developers Academy is a non-profit, tuition-free coding school for women and gender expansive adults. We focus on serving Black, Latine, Indigenous, and Pacific Islander communities, low income people, and members of the LGBTQIA+ community. Our program consists of two highly immersive parts: six months of focused instruction, and five months of internship at partner companies, where students refine their skills working on real-world code.

About this position

We are looking for an Office Manager to lead in creating a safe, warm, and welcoming office environment and facilitate the day to day, seamless operations of the office space. As an important  member of our Operations team, you will be responsible for operations-related projects. This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) with a base salary range of $60,000 - $66,900 annually (DOE) plus benefits.

Please note: This is an in-person role, Monday through Friday from 8:30am - 5:00pm, with occasional support needed outside of these core hours. 

Core responsibilities

  • Serve as the point person for staff questions related to the office; regularly communicate office-related policies, procedures, and updates to staff

  • Partner with internal stakeholders to ensure office processes are updated, communicated, and upheld

  • Coordinate and schedule office meetings and events, providing additional support as needed, including set up, clean up, and ordering food

  • Manage all office-related tasks, including, but not limited to: 

    • Ensure the physical office space is clean, safe, secure, and organized for headquarters and campus

    • Manage the front door reception: welcoming students, contractors, and other guests

    • Respond to and delegate external communications, including shared email inboxes and voicemail

    • Accept and distribute mail and packages; ship packages as needed for Operations team

    • Manage office supply purchase and inventory, including, but not limited to: snacks, cleaning supplies, and office equipment

    • Maintain records and manage distribution of office keys

  • Uphold Staff COVID-19 policies

  • Serve as the point of contact with building management and vendors

    • Submit maintenance requests and follow through to completion

    • Organize and maintain office-related vendor documentation

  • Route invoices, payroll and tax-related documents to Finance

  • Reconciling credit card transactions

  • Deposit received checks

  • Work with Finance to maintain annual Operations budget

  • Light-level of involvement in the neighborhood community to stay apprised of any events that may affect on-site staff and students

  • Complete special projects as needed or requested

Essential qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in office management, or a related field

  • Basic knowledge or experience of budgeting preferred

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with exemplary professionalism

  • Experienced with maintaining confidentiality of sensitive information and communications

  • Excitement and desire to work in a fast-paced environment with a demonstrated ability to work independently with limited direction 

  • Ability to prioritize across multiple workstreams

  • Excellent organization and attention to detail; loves bringing process and structure to your work

  •  Proactive in identifying opportunities for improvement, and rolling up your sleeves

  • Tech-savvy with prior experience with Microsoft Office and GSuite highly preferred

  • Enthusiastic support of Ada’s mission and the ability to champion it at many different levels

  • Demonstrated embodiment of Ada’s values in a professional environment

We hope to be drivers of change, and believe having a team of diverse backgrounds will enable us to strengthen our impact for others. Ada is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at

*** Up to date COVID-19 vaccinations are mandated for employment at Ada Developers Academy. We will reasonably accommodate those individuals with medical conditions and/or religious beliefs that prevent them from obtaining the vaccine. To request accommodation, please email