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THE CHARITY NETWORK harnesses the power of celebrity, technology, and media to raise awareness and funds for some of the world’s toughest challenges. With a mission to complement traditional fundraising models and help charities transition from analog to digital, THE CHARITY NETWORK has raised well over $200M for charity since inception…and we’re just getting started. Launched in 2016 by entrepreneur and philanthropist Todd Wagner, THE CHARITY NETWORK is the parent company to three top digital fundraising platforms: Charitybuzz (NY) Chideo (Dallas) and Prizeo (Los Angeles).

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VISUAL DESIGNER – UI/UX (DALLAS, TX) TO TOP

The ideal candidate is someone who is looking to go beyond graphic design and be a part of the full asset creation process including strategy, messaging, localization, graphic design and placement. Possesses a combination of strategic, conceptual and design skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • You’ll create content and graphics for landing pages with user’s goals and experience in mind.
  • You’ll keep a pulse on the team’s current and future needs and work closely with our Senior Designer to help prioritize deliverables.
  • You’ll help create and manage a process and workflow for design creation across many different channels and teams within the Charity Network.
  • You’ll own the design process from initial concepts through production and implementation with a focus on optimization for achieving key business goals.
  • Keen sense of design, typography and attention to detail, with the ability to take direction and coordinate projects.
  • Self-motivation and organization, playing well with others, good oral and written communication skills and the ability to multitask.
  • Knowledge of social media trends and best practices of digital content creation, distribution and syndication.
  • Will work directly with Senior Designer, team leads from Marketing, Product and Biz Dev.
DIGITAL MATERIALS

Marketing and sales one-pagers, landing pages, sales decks, client on-boarding materials, and process documents; Event based banner graphics, evites, and webinar presentations; Social graphic support; product mocks, UI projects.

PRINT MATERIALS

Case studies & testimonials; Internal collateral such as business cards, signage, and presentations.

WHY WE WILL LOVE YOU
  • You have 3+ years design experience working with multiple consumer-oriented, visual brands.
  • You have experience creating different types of design work for the same brand.
  • You’re passionate and will take the time to understand and represent our brand.
  • You’re excited to work across teams and create open dialogue with different stakeholders to ensure you understand their needs now and in the future.
  • You are a great multi-tasker who can juggle a lot of projects, teams, and demands at one time while having great attention to detail.
  • You can tell us all about the different tools and programs you use to automate your workflows.
  • You bring incredible project management experience to the table and can own a project from end-to- end, define next steps, and drive it forward.
  • You aren’t afraid to be innovative, clever, and thoughtful in all your work.
  • You are a ‘best practices’ aficionado.
REQUIREMENTS
  • High proficiency in Adobe, Sketch.
  • Understanding of web development toolsets (HTML, CSS).
  • Familiarity with mobile and digital development workflows, wireframing, etc.
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and strategy behind design concepts at a high level.

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.

DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGIST (DALLAS, TX) TO TOP

We are looking for a Digital Marketing Strategist to join our team. The ideal candidate is someone who with 3-5 years of digital marketing experience with a focus in email marketing strategy and communication.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop, launch, and manage email strategy and campaign execution.
  • Analyze campaign results and develop key insights.
  • Set-up, execute, and measure A/B tests to maximize customer engagement.
  • Define user journeys for multiple consumer channels.
  • Create and implement digital marketing plans.
  • Act as a strategic point of contact for digital strategy.
  • Research, implement, and report on industry trends and best practices.
  • Collaborate with team on full range of marketing and advertising initiatives.
WHY WE WILL LOVE YOU
  • You are a motivated, critical thinker.
  • You give attention to detail and have strong communication/writing skills.
  • You have experience managing email marketing campaigns across numerous ESPs.
  • You are data driven and are able to use insights to direct decision-making.
  • You are always up-to-date on the latest marketing trends and new technologies.
REQUIREMENTS
  • Degree in Marketing, PR, Communications, or related field.
  • 3-5 years of related marketing experience.
  • Working knowledge of email service providers (preferably Campaign Monitor and MailChimp).
  • Experience developing email automation and drip marketing operations.
  • Experience with digital strategy campaign management (social media, display, paid search, remarketing, etc.).
  • Knowledge of metrics tools to better understand revenue generating campaigns from email, social, paid and earned media.
  • Adobe Creative Suite and graphic design experience is a plus.

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT (NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

The Senior Accountant will be responsible for the day-to-day tasks of the accounting function, including but not limited to: monthly close, revenue recognition, general ledger, fixed assets, balance sheet reconciliations, internal controls, accounting analysis, sales and use taxes.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Prepare and post all assigned entities journal entries ensuring completeness and accuracy.
  • Prepare revenue and expense reconciliations to ensure activity is properly classified and address unusual items.
  • Ensures financial reports are accurate by maintaining trial balance for all companies.
  • Ensure that all monthly balance sheet reconciliations are completed and any reconciling items are addressed and resolved.
  • Ensure proper compliance with local sales and use tax; assist in enhancing monthly reconciliation and filing processes.
  • Assist in managing the Company’s Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable function including reviewing invoices for accurate general ledger codification.
  • Develop thorough understanding of Company’s ERP applications; troubleshoot ERP accounting issues, and design processes to maximize system functionality.
  • Work with credit card processing partners and IT department to leverage system enhancements and offerings to continue to improve and automate the process.
  • Assist in analyzing and reviewing transactions for proper GAAP treatment.
  • Assist in developing and managing internal control procedures.
  • Special projects and other duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; CPA strongly preferred.
  • 3-5 years experience in auction, e-commerce and/or retail environment; experience analyzing high volume transactions.
  • Knowledge of Sage 300 (Accpac) accounting software or other major ERP systems is preferred.
  • Experience working with various financial and related systems, preferably with both integrated and non-integrated systems (i.e. POS systems); ERP implementation experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of financial and accounting concepts, especially accrual basis accounting (US GAAP).
  • Experience with sales and use tax filings and requirements.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including advanced Excel skills.
  • Comfortable working in a small organization and multi-tasking.
  • Must be able to learn quickly and have excellent communication skills.

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.

VICE PRESIDENT-TECHNOLOGY (Dallas, TX/New York, NY) TO TOP

This new role will require strong technical skills at a hands-on level.  Responsible for understanding business needs and priorities; assisting with the strategic planning; delivering quality customer service; overseeing project plans to integrate acquisitions and conversions; ensuring that all projects adhere to proper project life cycle methodology; planning new system installation; approving the documentation of system processes and procedures; supporting remote facilities and central billing office operations.  Must establish and ensure compliance with Enterprise Security awareness with the organization and related entities.  Architectural design of complex frameworks to support system-wide technical and business architecture requirements. Defines processes for technical platforms, system specifications, and technical and business compatibility.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Establish the platform’s technical vision and lead all aspects of development
  • Prepare project Vision/Scope.
  • Contributes to and participates in architectural discussions for a technical and management audience.
  • Major contributor for efforts in analyzing e-business drivers to determine business information and technical architecture requirements.
  • Key participant in initial project development, system design/testing, requirement direction and investigation of alternatives for implementation of feasible new technology.
  • Regularly has large, complex designs, incorporating trade-offs from the original specification, accepted by the relevant business approval review, without any requirement for design changes.
  • Lead a team of application and infrastructure architects. Manage a Team in Remote development locations.
  • Meet with internal and external clients to discuss and observe existing and future business needs.
  • Collaborate with business and technical resources to ensure delivery of approved business requirements.
  • Ensure strategies for development and implementation of Software solutions.
  • Evaluate existing Software to determine effectiveness and document requirements for new functionality to improve production.
  • Convert strategic goals and objectives into implementable plans and programs.
  • Maintain awareness of rapidly changing environments and recommend cost efficient technologies.
  • Build team spirit by assisting other staff members and promoting a positive workplace.
  • Effectively manage multiple projects, deadlines and initiatives simultaneously with ease and the ability to re-prioritize quickly.
  • Identify and drive efficiencies with increase engineering velocity
REQUIREMENTS
  • BS in Computer Science.
  • 7+ years experience in a Leadership role
  • 5+ years experience in Managing Technology projects of increasing size
  • Advanced analytical abilities with strong business acumen and operational vision.
  • Solution architecture experience
  • Must be both tactical and strategic and have ability to communicate overall strategic vision as well as the execution of details.
  • Lead a team effectively with successful experience in conflict resolution, team building, interpersonal relationships, mentoring and motivating colleagues.
  • Experience working across multiple business lines and/or departments.
  • Requires exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments
  • Ability to research future industry trends.
  • Promote a culture of innovation, collaboration and customer-facing experimentation
  • Strong documentation and presentation skills

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.

AUCTION SPECIALIST (NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

CHARITYBUZZ is seeking an Auction Specialist for our New York City office who excels in client management and execution that is passionate about providing an excellent level of service to achieve our charity partners’ fundraising goals.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Serve as the Account Manager for multiple clients (charities) simultaneously and strategize ways to develop successful auctions/partnerships to maximize revenue and achieve our charity partners’ fundraising goals through solid execution.
  • Communicate auction process, manage expectations and establish goal/timeline for clients.
  • Liaise with donors to brainstorm potential auction packages.
  • Copy-write and edit auction descriptions for publication on the site.
  • Provide internal support to Customer Service Team responding to requests in a timely manner in order to expedite and resolve issues.
  • Act as the project manager by coordinating with internal departments (marketing, business development, customer service) to maximize each auction’s (revenue) potential.
  • Close auction, reconcile and process payments accordingly.
  • Deliver information to Customer Service and Shipping Teams to fulfill auction packages.
  • Create financial reporting for clients and management.
  • Maintain client relationships through continuous engagement by presenting unique branded opportunities to create revenue generation.
  • Become a brand ambassador by demonstrating thorough knowledge of Charitybuzz’s business model and comprehensive suite of services.

Additionally, Auction Specialists may be required to:

  • Assist with the onboarding process and/or supervice Associate Auction Specialists or Assistant Auction Specialists
REQUIREMENTS 
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business management, communications, marketing, advertising, client relations field.
  • 3+ years client relations, marketing, advertising or similar business background with management experience desired.
  • A tech-savvy, self-driven individual who enjoys working in a fast paced and start-up environment.
  • Detail-oriented, extremely organized and able to meet tight deadlines under pressure.
  • Demonstrate ability to follow processes, exercise sound judgment and deliver consistent results with a positive attitude.
  • Ability to act independently, operate proactively and have a passion/appreciation for the vision of the company.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication skills.
  • Intermediate computer skills and experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Mac.

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.

ASSISTANT AUCTION SPECIALIST (NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

CHARITYBUZZ is seeking an entry-level Assistant Auction Specialist to provide exceptional administrative and operational support to our team headquartered in New York City.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Provide administrative and operational support to Account Managers (Auction Specialists) for multiple accounts (charities) simultaneously.
  • Copy-write and edit auction descriptions for publication on the site.
  • Brainstorm potential auction packages for Auction Specialists to communicate to charities and donors.
  • Provide internal support to Customer Service Team responding to requests in a timely manner in order to expedite and resolve issues.
  • Collaborate with internal departments (marketing, business development, customer service) to maximize each auction’s potential.
  • Close auctions, reconcile and process payments accordingly.
  • Deliver information to Customer Service and Shipping Teams to fulfill auction packages.
  • Provide some direct administrative support to clients who utilize our platform frequently.
  • Become a brand ambassador by demonstrating thorough knowledge of Charitybuzz’s business model and comprehensive suite of services.
REQUIREMENTS 
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business management, marketing, advertising, client relations or similar business background desired.
  • 0 – 2 years administrative, marketing, advertising, client relations or similar business background.
  • Tech-savvy, self-driven individual who enjoys working in a fast paced and start-up environment.
  • Must be able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Detail-oriented, extremely organized and able to focus under pressure and tight deadlines.
  • Ability to act independently, operate proactively and have a passion/appreciation for the vision of the company.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication skills.
  • Intermediate computer skills and experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Mac.

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.

FULL STACK RAILS DEVELOPER (DALLAS, TX/NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

As a Fullstack developer for Charitybuzz, your primary responsibilities will be maintaining and adding features to the current rails production apps, and developing the apps of the future. You will work closely with a stellar team of engineers, designers, and product people in a casual office atmosphere.

OVERVIEW
  • Equally comfortable in a client side framework like Backbone or Angular
  • Is an expert in MVC, writing clean and loosely coupled code
  • Loves RESTful JSON API’s and microservice methodologies
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • BS/MS degree
  • 3+ years of programming experience in production
  • Experience working with various Rails/Ruby versioning (3.2+ and Ruby 1.9 +)
  • Experience working with MySQL, Mongodb and Redis datastore/caching layers
  • Experience with testing frameworks on both sides of the stack
  • Experience integrating services like Stripe, and Saleforce through API integrations
  • Experience with Java and Play framework
  • Experience handling Rackspace, AWS and Heroku infrastructure
  • Proficiency with MS Office tools (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
REQUIREMENTS 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management or related field.
  • 5+ years sales, marketing, advertising, client relations or similar business background with management experience desired.
  • A tech-savvy, self-driven individual who enjoys working in a fast paced and start-up environment.
  • Detail-oriented, extremely organized and able to meet tight deadlines under pressure.
  • Demonstrate ability to follow processes, exercise sound judgment and deliver consistent results with a positive attitude.
  • Ability to act independently, operate proactively and have a passion/appreciation for the vision of the company.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to present and speak publicly with confidence.

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.

PRIVATE CLIENT ASSOCIATE (NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

OVERVIEW

The Private Client program gives our top customers the opportunity to build their own dream experiences while supporting important causes. The program also opens up a new fundraising channel for our nonprofit partners, and helps to build connections between nonprofits and major donors.

The Private Client Associate will provide white-glove service to an elite clientele. This is an opportunity to join to a purpose-driven team (we’ve raised $200M for charity already), in a dynamic, exciting, and fast-paced environment. This role is a unique combination of concierge-level service, luxury sales, and social entrepreneurship. The right candidate will be a team player with attention to detail, impeccable character, and the drive to deliver.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Proactively engage VIP customers for offline sales
    • Provide concierge-level service to VIP customers
    • Execute sales plans as defined by senior leadership
    • Qualify leads and actively pitch opportunities to existing VIPs
    • Monitor and track interactions with VIP customers and maintain detailed customer files in Salesforce
    • Execute and track VIP targeting strategies as defined by marketing team
  • Day-to-day coordination with high-end marketing partners
    • Liaise with key contacts at partner organization to communicate opportunities
    • Field requests originating from VIP partners
  • Own relationships with VIPs
    • Lead day-to-day relationships and be the go-to contact
    • Share & sell customers on new opportunities
    • Build relationships and deepen recorded knowledge of customers to better target and pitch
  • Coordinate experience fulfillment for VIP customers
    • Collaborate with Customer Service team to ensure top-level delivery of experiences
    • Work with the team to meet revenue & fundraising goals
REQUIREMENTS 
  • 3+ years professional work experience in business development, high-end sales, concierge, or customer service role
  • Demonstrated history of consistently meeting or exceeding sales & service goals
  • Previous experience with Salesforce or similar CRM and pipeline management
  • Detail-oriented, extremely organized, and able to succeed under pressure in a rapidly changing environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal skills • Existing relationships with high net worth individuals, concierges, or luxury brands a plus

Apply by sending an updated copy of your resume to recruiter@charitynetwork.com.