MBA Associate - Operations/Strategy/Corp Dev (Contract)
Girlgaze is looking for a MBA Associate - Operations/Strategy/Corp Dev (Contract) to work closely with our COO, head of sales and rest of the senior team across the organization to work on immediate key projects related to the growth and scaling of Girlgaze and the Girlgaze Network platform. This is a critical role for Girlgaze, which we are looking to fill immediately. You will report directly to our COO and have the opportunity to work on various projects, corporate development operational imperatives, and strategic business initiatives. We are looking for an ambitious, organized and analytical individual who loves to work in a fast paced environment and is looking to work for a quickly growing, mission driven startup.
What you need and who you are:
Must be an MBA candidate from a top program, with expected graduation in Fall 2021 or Spring 2022.
Have pre-MBA experience in business strategy, corporate development, consulting, investment banking/finance/M&A, operations management, and/or similar areas preferably with online businesses and platforms in startup phases
Plus if you have experience with online multi-sided platforms and/or marketplaces/tech/online business/software
Have strong analytical skills with the demonstrated ability to use data analysis to build actionable insights
Must have expertise in Excel, google sheets, experience with creating business and financial models and drafting presentations
Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to know how to tailor them to individual personalities
Be able to get up to speed quickly on new areas and have a desire to operate outside of your comfort zone
You must be a self-starter, motivated by continuously solving hard problems with minimal supervision; ability to think on your feet
You are excited and passionate about Girlgaze’s mission, and excited about joining a small team and growing with us
You are eligible to work in the United States
This is a contract role initially but could be considered for more long term positions depending on performance and other factors. The individual will work remotely.
Girlgaze is an online multi-sided platform company built on a mission – to close the gender gap and to champion diversity, inclusion and representation across the creative industry. Girlgaze’s platform, the Girlgaze Network (made available through www.girlgaze.com), directly connects businesses, companies, brands and teams with an extraordinary, global, curated community of womxn and non-binary creative talent, providing teams across the creative industry with the on-demand business solution they need, all while simultaneously creating visibility, resources and access to tangible opportunities for the Girlgaze Network creative community.
For more information about Girlgaze and the Girlgaze Network, please visit www.girlgaze.com. You can also follow Girlgaze (@girlgaze) on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. #girlgazenetwork