People Ops Intern at Soofa

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Soofa is the neighborhood news feed that connects a community with screens everyone can see and anyone can use.

We are seeking an energetic, collaborative, and charismatic People Operations Intern to join our fast-growing team and help create a happy and productive work environment. You will work directly with Soofa’s Chief of Staff and CEO. 

This is a great internship for an empathetic and hardworking student who hopes to go into people ops, HR, operations, or recruiting. The ideal candidate is available September-December 2019.

At Soofa, we enable city dwellers to co-create a thriving community. Join us!



  • Support Soofa’s Chief of Staff with day-to-day HR, recruiting, hiring, office, and business management tasks
  • Identify and screen potential job candidates
  • Keep a meticulous calendar and occasionally assist in scheduling for others
  • Help plan biweekly company outings/events and bimonthly networking events at Soofa HQ
  • Drive company culture by keeping our fridge and cabinets stocked with treats
  • Grow your own network as well as Soofa’s by attending networking events



  • Experience with scheduling and general business communications (you can write a professional email) 
  • Comfortable on the phone
  • Comfortable with communication in general:  you’re not afraid to remind someone very senior on the team that cans belong in the recycling bin
  • Super organized and great at keeping others organized
  • Great attention to detail


Candidate Characteristics

  • You believe no problem is too hard; you find new and effective ways to streamline processes and increase efficiency
  • Drive for continuous improvement; you love feedback!
  • You save the drama for your mama


Bonus Points For

  • Administrative, event planning, and/or recruiting experience


Perks of Interning at Soofa

  • The opportunity to forge your own path and grow in any direction that’s exciting for you
  • You’ll work with a well-connected team of Harvard and MIT grads
  • Free Friday lunch and tons of healthy snacks
  • Healthy company culture focused on, among other things:  direct communication, mentorship, and being excellent to each other

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Located in trendy East Cambridge, Soofa is steps away from both Kendall Square and the Green Line.
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