B Lab


Posted

over 5 years ago

1 Admin

Jacques Sapriel

Contact Info
8 Walnut Ave

Berwyn, PA 19312
P: 610-296-8283
E: thelab@bcorporation.net
W: http://www.bcorporatio...

Job ID #35


Title

Services Associate

Description

Posted December 13, 2012 Position Title: Services Associate Overview: B Lab is a non-profit organization dedicated to using the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. B Lab drives systemic change through three interrelated activities: 1) building a community of Certified B Corporations to make it easier for all of us to tell the difference between “good companies” and just good marketing; 2) accelerating the growth of the impact investing industry through the use of B Lab’s GIIRS Ratings and Analytics; and 3) promoting supportive public policies including legislation that creates a new corporate form for good business. As of November 2012, there are 650 Certified B Corporations from 60 industries representing over $4B in collective revenues. Twelve states have enacted Benefit Corp legislation including CA, NY, NJ, VT, MD, VA, HI, LA, SC, MA, IL & PA. Over 50 funds, 21 institutions, and hundreds of companies are using GIIRS to distinguish their investment activities. Position Purpose: • Foster a vibrant community using a combination of “tech” and “touch” tools to help B Corporations connect, network, learn, partner and engage with each other • Plan and execute regional, national & online events to deliver value through quality connections Position Functions: Build B Corp Networks: Nurture regional, functional, and industry-focused communities, fostering connections among B Corp leadership teams and providing tangible value through partnerships, knowledge-sharing, and community. Develop and manage tools to connect and foster knowledge-sharing and business opportunities between companies and within regions, functional areas, and industries Manage local/regional communications to B Corp community to keep informed and engaged Gather stories from B Corps (champion work, best practices, innovative business models) to disseminate to community Manage Community Events: Plan and execute events to deliver value through in-person connection and collaboration Host and/or help facilitate regional gatherings region to maximize tangible benefits and opportunities for collaboration Work with Director of Services to plan and execute the annual Champions Retreat, a national gathering for the B Corp community Accountability: Reports to Director of Services Vale Jokisch Team: Works closely with services team and B Lab team members across offices and departments to accomplish above objectives Qualifications: Passion for using business to solve social and environmental problems High energy, self-managing, entrepreneurial personality Highly organized, meticulous attention to detail Excellent writing and editing skills Articulate and capable of presenting to groups both in person and on conference calls Preferred candidates have experience with CRM platforms (Salesforce) and content management systems Relentless problem solver with collaborative style 2-3 years experience in business or customer relations Willingness/ability to travel as needed Location: B Lab’s Berwyn Office – 8 Walnut Ave, Berwyn, PA 19312 Compensation: $35-40k plus benefits depending upon experience. To apply: Email resumé and cover letter to Vale Jokisch at jobs@bcorporation.net

Sector

Business/Finance

Status

Full-time

Availability

Available

Start Date

February 15, 2013

Compensation

$35-40k plus benefits depending upon experience.

Posted

2012-12-25 22:40:13 UTC

Updated

2012-12-25 22:40:13 UTC