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The ISA Management Platform

Executive Assistant / Operations Associate

$45k – $60k
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About this Position:
Leif is looking for a process-oriented and energetic Executive Assistant / Operations Associate to support the CEO of our rapidly growing startup. The EA / Ops Associate needs to employ a systems-based methodology and have exceedingly strong organizational skills. The team member will have an immediate impact on the company, be heavily involved in day-to-day operations and the management of a quickly growing startup, and have the opportunity to assume larger roles in the future.

About Leif:
Leif is a social enterprise startup with a mission to increase access to quality education and training at an affordable cost to students. Leif provides students with a viable alternative to traditional student loans, through a technology-first platform that offers, manages, and arranges financing for Income Share Agreements. Outstanding student debt in the US recently surpassed $1.6 trillion, with expected defaults to reach over 40%. Furthermore, 1 in 6 graduates has debt that exceeds their income. ISAs remove this burden on students, allowing them to access quality education and training while also aligning success between students and schools.


  • Support the CEO in a wide range of professional capacities while driving daily company priorities
  • Manage investor relations and capital raise processes
  • Project manage hiring and team recruiting by executing on a predefined candidate process
  • Develop and implement new administrative systems to assist the CEO (such as calendaring, email triage, and important contact follow up)
  • Assist in other operational tasks to drive smooth functioning of the business (HR, team event organization, etc.)


  • BA/BS degree or commensurate experience
  • Superior organization skills and a systems-based thought process
  • Ability and desire to execute and move at lightning speed
  • Both a “people-person” and a “systems-person”
  • Strong time-management and multi-tasking ability
  • High levels of Discretion as the EA will handle sensitive information


  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Tuition assistance
  • Gym stipend, commuter benefits
  • Weekly catered lunches, offsites, and team building events

Leif at a glance

The ISA Management Platform

Leif focuses on Financial Technology. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

You can view their website at https://leif.org or find them on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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