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Administrative Assistant (f/m/x) full or part-time | Office Manager | Team Assistant

Cologne, Germany
Employee
Administrative / Office

Are we on the same wavelength?!

I’m a solutions person and love being a central source of knowledge and positive energy in my workplace

⬜ I am resourceful and a fast learner, mastering new processes and software quickly then helping others

⬜ Being structured, methodical, organized, and unflappable is my recipe for success!

If you agree with these statements, you're in the right place!

We are looking for an organised self-starter who loves to be at the centre of the business connecting to everyone, solving problems and who’s excited to help us take our startup to the next level! 🚀

You will thrive In this role if you are a real multi-talent with a good eye for detail, have a hands-on mentality, and love to learn and try new things.

At how.fm, we are a small – and experienced – team of long-time colleagues and friends. We want to give everyone a fair chance to learn no matter their background. To achieve this we are on a mission to train 1 million deskless workers across the world in their own language. And that is just the beginning!

We have a modern office in Cologne, though we often work remotely and encourage all our team to work where it suits them. As you would be a central person taking care of important matters on-site, it would be important that you don't live too far away from Cologne, even if we don't commute daily.

Tasks

YOUR EVERYDAY ACTIVITIES

Your mission is to be a role model for our flexible and modern corporate culture while keeping essential administrative processes working smoothly to ensure the success of the company.

This includes:

  • being a central point of contact for existing and new colleagues, your role spans across functions, working most closely with People Operations.
  • general office management including: monitoring email inboxes, filing documents, managing mail, reordering office supplies and daily items, and answering phone inquiries.
  • coordinating and scheduling team events (online and in-person) together with our Ministry of Fun and Social Affairs (M.O.F.A.S.A).
  • supporting our People Operations team with essential day-to-day HR and business activities.
  • collaborating with external as well as internal stakeholders so that we always have an accurate view of our finances.

Requirements

YOU

  • are a career office manager/team or admin assistant, or have relevant transferrable skills and are a fast learner!
  • are enthusiastic, positive, self-motivated and happy to be the central part of a team.
  • are resourceful and solution-oriented. If you don't know something yet, you'll figure it out!
  • are comfortable with new technology and have solid technical skills and confidence with email, online documents, spreadsheets and calendars.
  • have an eye for detail and think ahead.
  • are a native German speaker with excellent written and spoken English skills.
  • have proven intercultural competency, including strong communication skills across multiple disciplines, cultures and with a variety of media.
  • have a sense of tact, confidentiality, and discretion, these are essential for this role.

Benefits

We are a results focussed, flexible, and family-friendly organization. If you’re a perfect fit but looking for part-time, or can only take on a working student role, we’d love to hear from you.

You are a how.fm fit and a fit for this role if you identify with the following:

  • We are humble and goal-oriented: there are a lot of things that we still don't know, but we always want to know why we are working on a specific project.
  • We work with a lean approach on a path guided by the Kaizen philosophy. Make a plan, try it out early, fail, improve it and eliminate waste. We embrace change and adapt when our mission and team need it.
  • We are always there for each other, like in a tribe, we know that together we are better.

If you want to know more about our team and how we work visit: www.how.fm/family.

If you like what you read and want to join us or want to apply and ask us more about the position, go ahead!

We are looking forward to hearing from you :)

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Updated: 1 week ago
Job ID: 5461471
About how.fm
11-50 employees
Information Technology and Services
Cologne, Germany
We are a small – and experienced – team of long-time colleagues and friends. We want to to give everyone a fair chance to learn — no matter their background!
Cologne, Germany
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