Higher Ground Labs

Operations Manager

The Role: HGL is hiring an Operations Manager. This person will report to the co-founders and closely support our investments and program teams, owning some of the most critical aspects of our success.

 Higher Ground Labs is hiring!

Operations Manager

The Role: HGL is hiring an Operations Manager. This person will report to the co-founders and closely support our investments and program teams, owning some of the most critical aspects of our success. The role will focus on a few key functions:

Firm Operations (~70%)

  • Managing and forecasting the operating budget

  • Overseeing payroll and tax processes

  • Managing vendor relationships

  • Leading on internal systems and structures that create efficiency and scale

  • Leading human resources functions

Data Management (~20%)

  • Maintaining the internal CRM to track future investors and investments

  • Assisting fundraising execution by supporting the firm’s Partners with the fundraising funnel, documentation, emails, and logistics

  • Managing talent pipeline, partnerships, and sponsorships

Portfolio Management (~10%)

  • Managing accurate financial records of current investments

  • Managing a quarterly portfolio survey to centralize key information

The Fit: We are a start-up ourselves, operating in a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment. Team members at HGL wear multiple hats, collaborate closely, and have the autonomy to pursue new ideas. We are therefore seeking an agile and organized thinker;  someone who thrives when given responsibility. A good fit would be:

  • 4-6 years of business operations, fund operations, project management, accounting, startup or legal experience

  • Strong attention to detail and comfortability managing internal systems

  • Ability to think innovatively, build systems, and fix processes

  • Commitment to the progressive cause

  • Optimism about the role that technology can play in bettering our politics

Salary: Competitive

Location: Flexible

To Apply: Please submit the form below

For Questions: Email teddy@highergroundlabs.com

Note: Higher Ground Labs is an equal opportunity employer and recruits, hires and promotes employees and prospective employees on the basis of individual merit and without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law.