Retro Biosciences is a fast-growing biopharma startup using high-throughput, high-dimensional approaches to develop therapies for diseases driven by the biology of aging. We are looking to expand our exceptional team at our Redwood City location.
We are seeking to add an Operations Coordinator who finds all sorts of problems interesting and wants to take on more responsibility over time.Every week will bring new and interesting topics to tackle. You will report to VP of Operations.
Assist with cross-functional company projects
Work with internal and external parties to get things done
Overall support of operations functions
Keep kitchen stocked with snacks
Own office maintenance, including organizing office inventory and kitchen supplies
Help with vendor sourcing and management
Work with Retro team on running events at HQ
Perform standard administrative duties (e.g., scheduling meetings, etc.)
Weekly and monthly facilities safety inspections (we’ll provide checklist and training)
Occasional “front desk” operations including greeting visitors and deliveries
Occasional furniture assembly and other practical tasks
Manage cleaning staff
Some experience in service industry preferred
Familiarity with GSuite
You have taken or are interested in getting OSHA10 certified (we’ll pay)
3+ years of relevant professional experience
Strong collaboration skills: comfort level talking to different teams and levels
You may be a good match for this role if:
You are well-organized, with a sharp eye for detail
You’re energetic, adaptable, and detail-oriented
You are able to wear five different hats in five minutes and enjoy it
Friends describe you as a problem solver
You are goal-oriented. You measure yourself against your own high standards and try each day to do better than you did the day before
You rapidly experiment and improve in a startup environment
About Retro Our leadership team is a group of mission-driven, kind, and thoughtful individuals. We take pride in evolving a work environment that fosters collaboration, open communication, and authenticity. We believe that great results are best delivered by a highly creative group working in concert. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
If interested in this position, please send your résumé or CV with a couple of sentences about how your experience maps onto our needs, and what interests you about Retro.