Venture Growth Manager

Redwood City, California, United States · Venture Growth

Description

Who We Are

Rippleworks Foundation brings the practical support entrepreneurs need to scale faster and improve more lives. Rippleworks partners high-growth social ventures around the world with leading startup expertise from Silicon Valley and the larger US tech sector.

Rippleworks leads short-term, high-impact projects where ventures tackle their top operational challenges to growth, all while developing new skills. Since launching in 2015, Rippleworks has worked on 80+ projects with social ventures across 59 countries, empowering entrepreneurial teams that are improving the lives of more than 201 million people.

Examples of our projects include:

Rippleworks also supports ventures with hard-to-find capital required for scale (grants and investments in the $1M-$5M range), and through its Insights Initiative, which provides learning experiences for social ventures to bring them the frameworks, resources, tools they need to grow their business.


The Role

You will manage diverse, virtual teams across emerging markets on short-term high-impact projects. You will work directly with CEOs of top social ventures and C-suite executives from top Silicon Valley firms to solve the startup’s toughest scaling challenge.

Specifically, you will:

Requirements

About You

You believe that one person can make a difference and are inspired to build a career that drives social impact. You are curious and will stop at nothing to solve the problem at hand. You have high emotional intelligence, you are passionate about building great teams, and you understand how to influence and motivate. You take pride in being able to manage to success while being in over your head. You are detail oriented, well-organized, and sweat the small stuff. You are known to pull pranks every once in a while (or, all the time).

Qualifications

Specifically, you have the following experience:

Benefits

What We Offer

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