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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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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.

CONTENT COORDINATOR (LOS ANGELES, CA) TO TOP

OVERVIEW

The Charity Network is looking for a full-time Content Coordinator/Story Producer. This person will help source and produce short weekly news stories about exciting charity events happening around the world, with a particular focus on celebrities who are using their influence for a positive impact. The news segment will air on TV channels across the country.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Responsible for building relationships with our charity partners,
  • Keep a master calendar of events we are tracking and segments in production
  • Source available raw footage of recent and upcoming events
  • Help coordinate supplemental film shoots as needed in tandem with a producer
  • Write scripts for the news segments, and coordinating with the production and post-production teams for final delivery to our partner networks.
REQUIREMENTS 
  • 1 to 2 year’s experience
  • Must be extremely organized, resourceful, and comfortable interfacing with outside parties as a representative of The Charity Network.

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

PARTNERSHIP DEVELOPMENT MANAGER (LOS ANGELES, CA/NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

OVERVIEW

We’re looking to hire a Partnership Development Manager to join our ranks as a key driver of Charitybuzz’s growth and philanthropic impact. Leveraging your personal network and natural enthusiasm for building relationships with the movers and shakers of the social impact and business sphere, you will grow our non-profit and cause-based portfolio, allowing us to increase the number of campaigns available to our donor base.

Whether it be business development, partnerships, community management, or fundraising, your career journey illustrates a strong track record in relationship building and pipeline management. You are motivated by hitting targets using your fail-safe relationship-centric, values-driven approach. In your next opportunity, it is important to you that you have the room to flex your entrepreneurial muscles, work in a fast-paced environment, and collaborate with an exceptional team of bold industry leaders to drive lasting impact in our communities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

80% – PARTNERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

  • Develop and execute on a network outreach strategy to drum up new leads.
  • Manage a pipeline of new business, leaning on best practices, industry trends, and an organized tracking and communication system.
  • Negotiate and close new business partnerships with charities, brands, agencies, and other
    strategic partners.
  • Perform against revenue goals.
  • Be an exceptional brand ambassador for our brand while attending client and networking events or conferences.
  • Communicate Charitybuzz’s business model, comprehensive suite of services, and values in client and community facing scenarios.

20% – SALES OPERATIONS

  • Keep our operations streamlined, organized, and on point.
  • Help our team work at its best by ensuring we are standardized and professional in all our outreach, documentation, scheduling, and partnership launches.
REQUIREMENTS 
  • Above all, an ability to quickly and clearly articulate a value proposition. You’ll need to sell.
  • 4+ years of experience, demonstrating increasing responsibility in business development, partnerships, community management or fundraising.
  • You are already well-versed in how to pull strategic leads into a funnel and meticulously track them as you guide each through the cycle.
  • A quantifiable track record that illustrates your ability to stay organized and hit measurable goals.
  • Tangible experience expanding and cultivating existing relationships over time.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, you are able to connect ideas and diverse audiences fluidly.

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

CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST (LOS ANGELES) TO TOP

OVERVIEW

The ideal candidate gets satisfaction from helping others and is both self-motivated and a self-starter. This driven customer service professional operates with a high sense of urgency, has exceptional multitasking skills, and enjoys working in an open, team-driven environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Answering customer email/social/phone inquiries regarding billing issues and general service questions while maintaining a high level of professionalism
  • Administrative duties including travel coordination for customers and entering paper submissions into an electronic data base
  • Working with the management team to stay updated on product knowledge and be informed of any changes in company policies
  • Identify opportunities to improve the customer experience, drive revenue and reduce cost
WHY WE WILL LOVE YOU
  • You have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • You have experience handling a high-volume workflow in a professional setting
  • You have exceptional time management skills and have the ability to prioritize and integrate a proactive approach to assignments — requesting assistance only as needed
  • You work well with all levels of management and staff
  • You have a strong technical aptitude with the ability to quickly learn and adjust to new systems and are comfortable working with computers and web based applications
  • You know good customer service when you see it!
REQUIREMENTS 
  • 1 year of customer service experience at a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with “Desk” is a plus

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

CONTROLLER (NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

OVERVIEW

Responsible for the day-to-day accounting operations for Charity Network and its four operating subsidiaries’. This will include monthly close, accounts payable/receivable, commissions payments, general ledger, revenue recognition, balance sheet reconciliations, internal controls, accounting analysis, budgeting & forecasting. Leading the company on maintaining the ERP system and migration from QuickBooks.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manage companies’ day-to-day accounting operations and drive processes of the Accounting Department.
  • Manage the monthly accounting close efficiently and accurately; utilize automation and process efficiencies to shorten and improve the close cycle.
  • Review and post all entities journal entries ensuring completeness and accuracy.
  • Prepare monthly financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, cash flows, and stockholder’s equity to provide accurate and timely reporting and analysis.
  • Prepare annual budget and quarterly financial forecasts.
  • Manage the general ledger, including updates, system access, chart of accounts, and period closes.
  • Manage the company Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable function including reviewing and monitoring weekly aging reports.
  • Review weekly payment run, including all check, ACH and wire payments (including supporting documentation); sign all checks based on designated approval thresholds.
  • Manage upgrades and implementation of financial systems as required by the business.
  • Ensure that all monthly balance sheet reconciliation is completed and any reconciling items are addressed and resolved.
  • Work with banking and credit card processing partners to leverage system enhancements and offerings to continue to improve and automate the process.
  • Assist in developing and managing internal control procedures.
  • Coordinate and serve as primary contact with Company’s external Tax accountants and/or auditors, ensuring that accounting transactions are complete and accurate prior to external audits.
  • Provide timely reporting to management on key department statistics, key financial data, and ad hoc requests.
  • Assist in analyzing and reviewing transactions for proper GAAP treatment.
  • Special projects and other duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS 
  • BS in Accounting, CPA Preferred
  • 5-10 years of experience in Ecommerce/Retail
  • Experience with consolidating multiple legal entries
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, technical, analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Experience with budgeting & forecasting
  • Experience with sales tax filings and requirements
  • Principal knowledge of GAAP
  • Comfortable working in a small organization and multi-tasking
  • Must be able to learn quickly and have excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of Accpac/Sage Accounting software or other ERP system;
  • Expert Excel skills including data analysis (pivot tables, if statements, macros, etc.) and forward-looking modeling

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

ASSISTANT AUCTION SPECIALIST (NEW YORK, NY) TO TOP

OVERVIEW

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 
Education:
  • 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.