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We invite you to explore the positions listed below and to apply to work with our team – to build strong communities and influence local, regional and global networks, and to add your own swagger to our growing team and portfolio. SecondMuse is seeking colleagues who are:
From Brooklyn to Bali, our programs span geographies, scales and sectors. What makes us different from other accelerators or innovation agencies? Ours is not a zero-sum game. Our focus is not the next unicorn; we are building economies where everyone succeeds.
Build economies of the future with us! SecondMuse has been at the vanguard of global innovation for over a decade, working with visionary cities, governments, organizations and startups to build financially meaningful and self-sustaining economic systems.
We are looking for a full-time Administrative Assistant to join our Global Operations team. Our Global Operations team facilitates overall function and coordination of our distributed office and virtual teams, and serves as supportive infrastructure for our project teams to create lasting impact across the globe.
The ideal candidate has experience in administrative functions in both physical and virtual office settings, and thrives on creating and implementing new processes. The job will require some travel to engage with and aid in the physical set-up of our office locations (pending COVID-19). This position will be based in Albuquerque, NM and will report directly to our Chief of Staff.
People Operations Manager
We are seeking a skilled and passionate People Operations Manager based in Albuquerque, NM or Portland, OR to manage essential People Operations functions for our global team. This role is cross-functional, highly collaborative, and will interface with a multitude of employees from junior staff to leadership. This position will be based in either Portland, OR or Albuquerque, NM (working remotely from either location for the foreseeable future).
Lead Design Researcher,
GET (Gender Equity in Tech) Cities Program
Preferred locations are Chicago, NYC, DC or San Francisco
SecondMuse is seeking a Lead Design Researcher to support the local implementation of a new program, GET (Gender Equality in Tech) Cities across multiple cities. GET Cities is an initiative designed to accelerate the representation and leadership of women in tech through the development of inclusive tech hubs across the United States – starting with Chicago. GET Cities has been created in collaboration with Pivotal Ventures, the investment and incubation company created by Melinda Gates. The Lead Design Researcher role will be responsible for leading the design of the gender inclusion dashboard in collaboration with corporate partners, non-government and government partners. They shall also be responsible for leading the design research in GET Cities II & III as we implement beyond Chicago and providing overarching research and design leadership within the GET program. The role shall also collaborate within the larger SecondMuse portfolio.
People Operations Manager
We are seeking a skilled and passionate People Operations Manager based in Portland, OR or Albuquerque, NM to manage essential People Operations functions for our global team. This role is cross-functional, highly collaborative, and will interface with a multitude of employees from junior staff to leadership. This position will be based in either Portland, OR or Albuquerque, NM (working remotely from either location for the foreseeable future).
The Incubation Network
We are looking for an Acceleration Associate to manage the design, organization and implementation of The Incubation Network, a global cohort-based innovation programs that address ocean plastic pollution and/or advance the circular economy. The Acceleration Associate will work on the Global Challenge programs, such as the Plastics Data Challenge.
Communications and Marketing Manager
We seek a passionate, creative, and experienced Communications and Marketing Strategist to join our in-house creative team, SecondMuse Studio. We are looking for a team player who has experience managing multiple stakeholders at a time and has a variety of marketing/comms experience. As this role is primarily supporting our program in Singapore (The Incubation Network), it will be based in Singapore, but sit on the global SecondMuse Studio Team. This role will also serve as a thought partner for all of SecondMuse programs/clients on marketing + communications campaigns.
The Incubation Network
We are looking for a Senior Associate/Manager to be part of our Venture Development Team for The Incubation Network (TIN) that coordinates support programming and technical assistance for innovators and entrepreneurs with solutions that address ocean plastic pollution and/or advance the circular economy. You will have the opportunity to act as a key point of contact for ventures and entrepreneurs looking to receive support from/engage with TIN as well as contribute to the development of processes and coordination of resources relevant to TIN’s venture support programming. The enterprises approaching TIN for support will range from proof of concept through growth stage ventures.
Ocean Plastics Prevention Accelerator (OPPA)
We are looking for a Senior Associate to join our Ocean Plastic Prevention Accelerator (OPPA) program. This position is to support the implementation of Ocean Plastic Prevention Accelerator (OPPA), the first social innovation ecosystem development program focusing on reducing ocean plastic pollution in Indonesia by leading key waste management initiatives. Through various program activities, OPPA is creating a collaborative network for innovative solutions to address challenges in the local waste management system and recycling sector. We are working together with innovators, governments, smart cities, businesses, and start-ups, we are building the future of the economy that creates lasting social and environmental impact.
REMOTE LOCATION (WITHIN U.S.)
We are seeking an experienced Contract Recruiter to support ongoing hiring needs in the US. This is a three-month contract position to start with a possible extension where time commitment may vary. This person will manage the full lifecycle of recruitment for the SecondMuse US-based team, partnering with hiring managers to craft a recruitment strategy, draft job descriptions, advertise open roles, conduct initial interviews, and more.