Think of Us believes all humans should have everything they need to Heal, Develop, and Thrive. We are a systems change firm focused on transforming child welfare by leveraging lived experience and system proximity to drive impact. In the midst of a divisive political climate, a global pandemic, increasing technological integration in our world, and racial reckoning, we believe our time for impact is now.
Think of Us’ work spans three main workstreams:
Tech plays a key role in all of our work as we think about how to leverage technology to make the experience of foster youth better.
Note: We are a fully remote team and will continue to be after COVID restrictions are lifted.
Think of Us is looking for a DC-based Executive Assistant to support Sixto Cancel, our CEO. This person should love being a part of the “building stage” of organizations and get excited by navigating chaos, identifying when to create structure and when to stay scrappy and roll with the punches.
This person will partner closely with Sixto and be fully trusted to manage his calendar, email, phone and contacts, as well as coordinating aspects of both his professional and personal life.
We’re looking for someone that is committed to figuring out the many moving pieces Sixto navigates every day so they can be a strategic supporter of and contributor to his work. Learning these ropes will require them to be a curious, proactive learner, and they should be comfortable picking things up as they go along and independently navigating ambiguity. They should also know how to advocate for themselves when they need support to get things done – we’re a team and care about setting each other up for success!
A strong candidate should also have an obsession with knocking through their to-do list and a knack for prioritizing last-minute asks, even if they derail original plans. No two days are the same, but this person should show up every day prepared to unblock Sixto and think critically about how to make him the most effective leader he can be!
This role is dynamic in scope, with responsibilities including but not limited to:
This role has a salary range of $70,000 - $80,000, with specific offering based on experience. We are looking to fill this position immediately. Applications will be accepted through Sunday, July 4th and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.