Community Manager, NextGen Venture Partners
Company Overview Every firm has a culture the values, beliefs, methodology, attitudes and standards that reflect an organization s DNA. But the truly inspiring firms the game-changers, the industry leaders and the disruptors have cultures that propel them to innovate and stand out. At Brown Advisory, we aim to be one of those inspired firms. Over the years, we have purposefully built and nurtured our client-first culture. Brown Advisory is an independent investment management firm that is obsessed with putting clients first not because it s good for business but because we find, and hire, people that truly care about each and every client. We feel privileged to work with such a special group of clients, and find a great deal of satisfaction in not only providing them with the highest level of service, but also first-class performance and strategic advice. Our firm was founded in 1993 as an affiliate of Alex. Brown & Sons, a leading U. S. investment bank, and became independent in 1998. Today, we serve institutional and private clients in 50 states and more than 34 countries and territories from our 8 offices in Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Carolinas, Delaware, London, New York, and Washington, D. C. While every investment firm tries to attract the most qualified professionals, we place a premium on only selecting those individuals who fit our culture and bring sought-after skills to our team. In fact, each of Brown Advisory s 500+ colleagues own equity in the firm. Our ownership structure, collaborative investment process and client-first culture aligns our interests with our clients and results, which also reduces colleague turnover. Job Description NextGen Venture Partners, a wholly owned subsidiary of Brown Advisory, is an early-stage venture capital firm bringing a service mentality to venture. NextGen benefits from a network of hundreds of part-time Venture Partners who participate in our investment process and may invest alongside our fund. The Community Manager will be based out of our Washington office and will work to ensure that our 900+ Venture Partners are engaged throughout their experience with NextGen. We re looking for an entrepreneurial spirit who loves learning about people and is eager to have dozens of touchpoints with our investor community every day. The successful applicant will have excellent people and communications skills, a service mentality, and be able to work independently. As the Community Manager you will be responsible for working within the team and across the organization to: Cultivate relationships and facilitate connections between Venture Partners Communicate with Venture Partners about investment interests Educate Venture Partners about ongoing activities, making sure to answer questions Engage with Venture Partners around our investment review committees Collect, track, and manage data about Venture Partners, staying up to date on changes and modifications as they develop Create content for and about Venture Partners, specifically, but not limited to, newsletters, twitter, and custom-built Facebook-style platform Ensure ongoing, meaningful touchpoints with each Venture Partner Qualifications Two (2) or more years of relevant work experience Experience working in a fast paced environment, successfully engaging a large number of individuals at any given time Superior service skills Exceptional attention to detail, good interpersonal skills, and an orientation towards the achievement of team goals Outstanding skills in organization, time management, multi-tasking, prioritization, problem solving, and self-motivation Excellent written/verbal communication skills Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Capable of prioritizing and executing multiple tasks and projects in a dynamic, deadline-oriented environment Entrepreneurial mindset with strong interpersonal skills Prior experience in customer success roles is a plus Benefits At Brown Advisory we offer a competitive compensation package, including full benefits. Medical Dental Vision Wellness program participation incentive Financial wellness program Gym membership discounts Fitness event fee reimbursement Corporate gym membership discounts Colleague Assistance Program Telemedicine Program (for those enrolled in Medical) Adoption Benefits Daycare late pick-up fee reimbursement Basic Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Voluntary Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Short Term Disability Paid maternity and paternity leave Group Long Term Disability Personal Excess Liability Pet Insurance Errand-Running and Virtual Concierge Services 401(k) (50% employer match up to IRS limit, 4 year vesting) Brown Advisory is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.