Facilities Manager, San Francisco (part time)

Job description

Graphite is a boutique digital marketing firm that builds scalable growth engines for consumer technology companies such as Ticketmaster, MasterClass, and Honey. We specialize in search engine optimization (SEO), content strategy, mobile app growth, and conversion optimization.We are a fully distributed team that is dedicated to creating an environment where you do the best work of your career. With headquarters in San Francisco and team members across the United States, Latin America, and Asia, we are ready to welcome our next team member!

We believe that Graphite’s strength is in its people. We’re looking for an experienced Facilities Manager for our San Francisco office to oversee all office related tasks and keep daily office operations running smoothly. You will also be supporting our distributed team. This role requires you to be organized, detailed, resourceful, creative, and naturally inclined toward logistics and planning. You will work independently, but have tasks assigned to you to help the office and team get everything they and the office needs. This is a Part-Time position for approximately 20 hours/week. We will need you to be at the office every day, during business hours.

You are eager to be the best at what you do. You are obsessed with learning and developing new skills. You feel comfortable taking full ownership of your projects and working in a performance-driven environment while cultivating a strong sense of team and collaboration.

What you’ll do:

  • Maintain office efficiency by managing the appearance of common areas, organizing procedures, handling correspondence, and overseeing supplies and equipment to create a distraction-free environment conducive to the team’s productivity

  • Prepare meals, or order in, with a view to healthy, organic eating. Order kitchen supplies that stay focused on these healthy goals

  • Manage office retailers, vendors, maintenance crews, and IT to troubleshoot and solve problems

  • Order and manage the delivery of office supplies and equipment to a global workforce

  • Support Accounting team needs with tracking of your miscellaneous cost expenditures by maintaining clear records

  • Manage company documents, and inbound and outbound mail and shipping

  • Maintain green areas of the office (including our beautiful outside garden) - we love plants and surround ourselves in them!

  • Working with People Operations, plan virtual and in-person team events and coordinate travel/lodging/car arrangements for the CEO and team as needed

  • Project management - there will be ad hoc operations projects, and you will oversee them from start to finish and effectively communicate progress to Leadership

What you’ll need:

  • Experience: You’ll need a minimum of 3 years experience successfully managing an office, ideally in a rapid growth environment, and knowledge of Office Administrator responsibilities, systems, and procedures

  • Communication & Interpersonal Skills: You’ll need strong written and verbal English communication skills as you’ll be the welcoming face representing Graphite, both in person and virtually

  • Autonomy and Resourcefulness: You’ll be working independently, with minimal supervision, and delivering premium results

  • Problem-solving Skills: You’ll need to find solutions to everyday logistical issues to ensure smooth office operations

  • Organizational Skills: You’ll be coordinating and managing multiple projects/activities simultaneously

  • Technical Skills: You’ll be using Google apps, Microsoft Office apps, Notion, Asana, Slack, and managing smart devices in the office

  • Discretion: You’ll be handling confidential and sensitive information

  • This is a 20 to 25 hours/week position. 


  • You have startup experience

  • You have some basic gardening experience and/or a green thumb

  • You enjoy being in the kitchen and feeding others

  • You have familiarity with google, Sonos, and other smart products

  • You speak Spanish

Job requirements

How we’ll help:

Graphite’s mission is to create an environment where you build the best work of your career. In order to facilitate this, we provide:

  • Process As Needed - We view process as a way to empower better work, not as a series of dogmatic rules. We develop the best internal processes as we do products - through iteration, measurement, and continuous improvement.
  • Autonomy - We trust you to be excellent at what you do. We will provide as much support as needed when needed, but no more. You will have autonomy and agency to drive projects forward, and own decisions and outcomes.
  • Flexible Work Environment - Everyone’s optimal work style is unique. We operate as a distributed team across North & Latin America and Asia. We optimize for productivity and performance, not time spent in an office. Help us build an optimal work environment that fits you as an individual.
  • Compensation - We want to work with the best people in the World and compensate accordingly.
  • Vacation & Time Off - In order to be the best version of yourself, you need time to recharge. We offer flexible PTO. Take time when you need it.
  • Benefits - We will ensure you have quality health care coverage and opportunities to further your education.

Graphite provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other protected classification.