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Communications Manager, gt.school (Remote) - $400,000/year USD

Company: Crossover for Work
Location: Houston
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Crossover is the world's #1 source of full-time remote jobs. Our clients offer top-tier pay for top-tier talent. We're recruiting this role for our client, gt.school. Have you got what it takes?You've given presentations to the C-Suite and consulted on high-profile projects. You've handled challenging conversations with poise. But are you ready to tackle your most challenging client yet? Parents.gt.school is a remote afterschool program that unlocks the full potential of gifted and talented students. Our program is built around three core pillars: adaptive learning apps that enable students to accelerate their academic learning, one-on-one life skills coaching, and a supportive community where they can form friendships.In this role, you'll be interacting directly with parents who have enrolled or are enrolling their students at gt.school. You will answer their questions and concerns about our program, ensuring they feel confident in our program. You'll also host in-person and virtual events, positioning gt.school as a thought leader in the EdTech space.If saying "no" to high-powered parents makes you nervous, this is not the role for you! We are looking for individuals who are able to confidently hold the line while sharing the evidence-based reasons behind our program's operations and policies.This is a hybrid role, with 20-40% in-person work expected. We are open to a flexible work arrangement for the right candidate (20-40 hours per week).Apply today if you want to engage parents around the future of education!What You Will Be Doing

  • Responding to parent requests for support or information
  • Hosting high-leverage events that promote gt.school as a thought leader
  • Converting parents from passive observers to enthusiastic supporters of the gt.school methodologyWhat You Won't Be Doing
    • Enrolling students in gt.school - you'll interact with prospective parents or those whose students are already enrolled
    • Conducting lead generation or marketing tasks
    • Changing the program to meet the demands of parents; your job is to win them over to our point-of-view
    • Overseeing day-to-day school operationsCommunications Manager Key ResponsibilitiesInteract with parents as a gatekeeper, ensuring that they are satisfied and executives can focus on running the schoolBasic Requirements
      • US-based, in any major urban area
      • Eligible to work in the US for any employer, without visa sponsorship
      • Willing to commit to a hybrid schedule: 20-40% of the week in-person (location TBD, but within US)
      • 10+ years of management consulting experience
      • Able to relate to the interests and concerns of parents
      • Individuals who have taken a career break or extended leave are encouraged to applyAbout Gt.schoolgt.school is a stealth educational startup in Austin, Texas, the center of educational innovation in the US. We are building an online community focusing on the most underserved customer base in US education - gifted and talented (GT) kids. We are a remote first company who hires globally via Crossover.There is so much to cover for this exciting role, and space here is limited. Hit the Apply button if you found this interesting and want to learn more. We look forward to meeting you!Working with CrossoverThis is a full-time (40 hours per week), long-term position. The position is immediately available and requires entering into an independent contractor agreement with Crossover. The compensation level for this role is $200 USD/hour, which equates to $400,000 USD/year assuming 40 hours per week and 50 weeks per year. The payment period is weekly. Consult www.crossover.com/help-and-faqs for more details on this topic.What to expect next:
        • You will receive an email with a link to start your self-paced, online job application.
        • Our hiring platform will guide you through a series of online "screening" assessments to check for basic job fit, job-related skills, and finally a few real-world job-specific assignments.Important! If you do not receive an email from us:
          • First, emails may take up to 15 minutes to send, refresh and check again.
          • Second, check your spam and junk folders for an email from Crossover.com, mark as "Not Spam" since you will receive other emails as well.
          • Third, we will send to whatever email account you indicated on the Apply form - by default, that is the email address you use as your LinkedIn username and it might be different than the one you have already checked.
          • If all else fails, just reset your password by visiting https://www.crossover.com/auth/reset-password if you already applied using LinkedIn EasyApply. Crossover Job Code: LJ-4796-US-NewYork-Communications

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