Operations Intern

Looking for help applying to college or graduate school and a great internship opportunity? Our growing Santa Monica-based startup is hiring enthusiastic, passionate interns to assist with operations and growth. Both High School and College students looking for experience in a fast paced environment with a social mission of increasing educational opportunities for college-bound students should apply. We’re looking for high achieving, organized, tech-obsessed team players who love details, strategy, and step-by-step processes and want to make a meaningful impact in developing/shaping an early-stage organization.

The best part? You get to help us continue to grow, and we get to help you get into your dream school. No previous experience necessary, just a thirst to learn and a go-getter attitude.

Intern Responsibilities:

  • Increase the efficiency and maintain orderliness of the SeekU studio
  • Document, create and maintain protocol for repeatable processes that help business operations run smoothly
  • Perform client, partner, and investor research for founders
  • Respond to inquiries and set up/track sales process using a Client Relationship Management (CRM) dashboard
  • Research and present opportunities for growth (including but not limited to strategic partnerships, investment fundraising, and new marketing channels)
  • Assist in developing a long-standing internship program
  • Recruit intern successor

What Interns Receive:

  • Fun, easy going experience at an early stage ed/tech startup with a socially responsible mission
  • 2 weekly hours of free College Admissions Consulting, Graduate School Admissions Consulting, or Career Coaching with one of our founders
  • A job that makes a direct, positive impact on the lives of local teenagers
  • An opportunity to receive superb letters of recommendation
  • An inspiring co-working space to study in and work on your own personal projects during off hours
  • Free coffee, snacks, and weekly lunches

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be able to receive college credit
    • High Schoolers wishing to apply can receive credit through Santa Monica College. We are happy to help you complete the necessary paperwork to do this.
  • 10-15 hours of weekly availability
  • Demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship and startups (an interest in education is a plus!)
  • Ability to provide writing samples
  • Proficiency using Google Drive, managing iCal, and performing basic online research
  • Love for technology and finding the newest apps
  • Driver’s license and reliable transportation

 

Think you'd be a great fit? Send us your resume or relevant links (e.g., Linkedin) below.