Expa is hiring an

Office Manager

New York, United States

About the Role

This is a unique opportunity to join a thriving technology company. This role is critical to the day-to-day operations of our bustling office, and reports to the Facilities Manager. We are a well-funded startup currently focused on stealth consumer mobile and web products. Our team of amazingly talented designers, developers and product people need one more star to join the constellation: You!

You are a passionate Jack or Jill of all trades who is known by your peers as the “the go-to person”. You are highly responsible, organized and engaged in your work. You are proactive, principled and your default mindset is always to get things done effectively and efficiently. You are also inventive, bringing creative solutions to whatever task we have at hand. You can compartmentalize the varying aspects of the role with exceptional grace.  Finally, you are an adept communicator and can always find the right words to reinforce a positive mindset and continue moving the project at hand forward.


  • Coordinate all maintenance work with building management
  • Order groceries and restock kitchens daily
  • Maintain office supply inventory and place orders when needed
  • Keep a clean and organized office throughout the day
  • Assist with organizing team and office events
  • Manage all in/outgoing mail and deliveries
  • Coordinate safety trainings and fire drills with the Facilities Manager, and serve as Floor Warden on our safety team
  • Provide anticipatory service for all office members including executive team when they visit the NY office (ex: ensuring supplies do not run out, reaching out to execs when coming into town to assist with booking conference rooms or setting up team dinners, creating documentation to help people find answers to their questions before they need to ask, etc)
  • Assist with various operations projects and events as needed
  • Manage day to day of our corporate apartment

Key Qualifications

  • 2+ years experience in an office role
  • Highly proficient in Mac OS + Google apps
  • 1+ years in startup environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional demeanor with excellent communication skills
  • Positive, outgoing attitude with a friendly and upbeat demeanor
  • Punctual, dependable and reliable
  • Strong team + collaboration skills
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and shifting priorities
  • Extremely organized with meticulous attention to detail
  • Flexible, adaptable and able to effectively handle prioritizing tasks
  • Proactive and great at problem solving
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and interface with employees at all levels
  • Prior experience working in a fast paced environment
  • College degree preferred


We are excited to offer a full-time role with very competitive salary and meaningful equity! We offer comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, with pre-tax flexible spending accounts for both health and transportation, and a 401k savings plan. We also have an unlimited PTO policy, which is useful for things like, you know, life...

About Expa

Expa is startup studio, a company that creates new companies. We partner with founders to create new products and services, and build teams to scale them as independent companies. We focus on just a few products at at time, creating new businesses that will improve people’s lives.

After 10 years designing and building consumer services, the Expa team has identified many techniques that help create successful companies. We help companies avoid common pitfalls in early-stage ventures, and actively remove roadblocks along the way.

We are headquartered in the SOMA district of San Francisco and have an office in SOHO NYC. Both offices are absolutely stunning, with fun atmospheres and amazing, brilliant people. We have fully-stocked healthy kitchens and are located within the easy public transportation networks in both locations.