Operations Coordinator

  • 125 Saint Georges Bay Road, Parnell, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
  • Full-time

Company Description


Kami is an award-winning startup based in Auckland, New Zealand. Our leading digital classroom app offers meaningful solutions to over 26 million users worldwide, helping educators create a more interactive and collaborative learning experience for the students. 

You’ll join at a pretty magical time. Kami’s user base is growing and thriving. With over 26M users and over 50 team members based across Auckland, the USA, UK and Brazil we’re really proud of all the accomplishments and milestones we’ve achieved, so far. This is a chance to join our team and become an integral member of Kami’s growth.

"Working at Kami has been an adventure-packed experience. Many of my best memories are from my time at Kami, from parties at the office, to bowling in Chicago! There are a constant stream of learning and career growth opportunities and no shortage of rewards for a job well done." - Chinmayee (Creative Director), Happy Kami team member since 2017

"Working on a mission that reaches millions with the most hardworking, talented team is simply the best! I go to work every day motivated and inspired—this says a lot about our amazing culture and workspace." - Alberllie (Programs Manager), Happy Kami team member since 2018

Job Description

Kami is the world’s #1 digital classroom tool, empowering students and transforming how teachers teach, feedback, and assess. A finalist in the New Zealander of the Year awards, Kami is having a real impact not just here at home but for over 27 million educators and students around the world.

We are seeking an Operations Coordinator due to an internal promotion. This isn’t any Operations Coordinator role... Kami has an office unlike any other with an unwavering commitment to building the best environment and culture for our staff. A recognised leader in diversity and productivity, our office operations have a key role to play in our day-to-day success.

We’re not called Kami-leons for nothing! You’ll be working with a team full of agile, flexible and open-minded people who want to make a difference in the world (and have fun along the way!). If you’re looking for a new challenge and the opportunity to have a real impact on the lives of millions, then this is the role for you. Kami is growing fast and so will you.

We are much more than our job descriptions, but here’s where you will begin…

  • General office and operations administration and maintaining the organisation and cleanliness of office

  • Meet and greet office visitors and handle the receiving and distribution of incoming mail

  • Work closely with the Culture Operations Manager to coordinate a wide range of activities from team building trips to special events and job expos

  • Manage the 3-times-a-week office lunch catering from vendor selection to delivery and setup

  • Keep the Kami office stocked with a range of drinks, snacks, and staples and handle all supermarket orders

  • Build and maintain relationships with food and drink vendors, office contractors, and other professional service providers as required

  • Coordinating travel arrangements and logistics for the team both in New Zealand and overseas when needed

  • Assist in the onboarding of new Kami-leons and ensuring staff have all the necessary tech, merch, and stationary



  • 1-2 years experience in an administrative role or similar

  • Excellent verbal, written, listening and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with a lot of requests to prioritise and self-manage

  • A team player. You’ll be part of an extremely collaborative and supportive team committed to your success, and we all work together

  • Self-starter with a willingness and enthusiasm for taking on additional responsibility

  • Independent thinking and problem-solving capabilities

  • Exceptional attention to detail and organisational skills

Additional Information


  • Working for a people-first employer that is on an inspiring mission to build the future of education and is changing the lives of millions 
  • Excellent perks including a reserved car park in Parnell, catered lunches, regular social events, wellness activities, and much more!
  • Flexible working
  • Learning and development opportunities

Kami is an equal opportunity workplace, and we would like to hear from all qualified applicants. If you have a disability or any special needs that we might need to accommodate, please let us know.

Please note that due to current border closure in New Zealand, we can only consider applicants currently in the location of the role and a valid visa to apply.

If this sounds like the role for you then apply now and let's talk.