Executive Assistant

Austin, Texas, United States


Our Organization

Code2College (www.code2college.org) is an Austin-based, 501(c)(3) nonprofit with the mission of preparing low-income students, underrepresented students of color and girls to enter and excel in technical degree programs and careers. We are working to close both the tech talent demand and diversity gaps at once through a collaboration between Central Texas high schools and the Tech ecosystem.

Our Vision

Over the next two years, Code2College plans to make Central Texas the capital for homegrown, diverse technical talent in the United States. After only launching in Fall 2016 with 30 students in two Austin ISD high schools, Code2College is on track to serve over 1,000 minority and low-income high school students annually starting in Fall 2019. We continue to grow exponentially through the support of our corporate partners, volunteers and partner schools.


The Role: Executive Assistant

Code2College is seeking an Executive Assistant to support the Executive Director with a variety of operational and administrative activities. We’re a startup and this is an opportunity for a resourceful and ambitious individual to get involved in a range of work. A few responsibilities include:


Social Media Management

Event Planning

Stakeholder Management

Candidate Profile

Us: We’re a startup nonprofit on a trajectory to change the lives of thousands of students and families in our region, while also filling the Austin Tech ecosystem with diverse, homegrown technical talent.

You: You’re comfortable with ambiguity, but can create structure in its absence. You’re an ambitious, relentless and proactive professional. You’ve got great attention to detail and a passion for delivering opportunity and access to black, brown, female and low-income high school students. You’re a strong communicator (both verbally and written). You have a desire to learn and to advance in the organization.

Successful candidates must have:

Ideal candidates will have experience in or familiarity with three or more of the following areas:


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