Vice President, Business Development – Higher Education

Help us lead adoption of the Shindig teaching platform for higher education. This person will be responsible for driving awareness and demand for Shindig within various education sectors including universities, government, independent organizations and other technology entities. We are seeking an individual who can develop relationships and create partnerships with educators, institutions and thought leaders around the world.The ideal candidate is someone who has extensive knowledge of education technologies. They should have experience developing strategic relationships and building consensus with educators and institutions, as well a familiarity with pitching and selling to both nonprofit and for-profit organizations. The position requires someone who can quickly master our technology’s major selling points, has the credibility and persuasive powers to move both large and small organizations and has an established network of educational influencers to ignite buzz and curiosity within the industry. To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to Info@ShindigEvents.com. Please include the job title in your email’s subject line.

Vice President Business Development – Media

Shindig is looking for a entrepreneurial and tech-savvy business development leader, with healthy pre-existing networks in one or more of the following industries: film, publishing( books and magazines), television, youtube and music industries to help spearhead adoption for our revolutionary large-scale online events platform already developing adoption by major tech leaders and media entities.

This position involves marketing to every level of the media organizations in order to take these entities from pilot programs to institutional broad use as wells as to notable personalities. Building on past relationships and general knowledge of the industries, the position entails strategic initiatives to build impact, cultivate timely highly visible adoptions and develop scalable business opportunities. Out of the box thinking in creation of new use cases and ability to rapidly develop new pitches are key components of the challenge.

Experience with advertising, media tie-ins and sponsorship deals are highly beneficial. Applications range from film: early fan cultivation events, super fan sneak peaks, online press events, celebrity Q&A’s, online premiere events, online focus groups, sponsor tie-ins, media events with websites, magazines, etc. TV: fan roundtables, episodic viewer engagements, contests, continued online features, sponsor tie-ins, etc. Music: music video premieres, live from the studio, back stage access events, tour promotion, single release events, acoustic sets, super fan access, books, authors and QA’s.

To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to Info@ShindigEvents.com. Please include the job title in your email’s subject line.

Business Development Manager – Finance

Shindig is looking for a charismatic and tech-savvy business development manager, with healthy pre-existing networks in the finance industry, to help advance the market for our revolutionary large-scale online events platform that has been used by the likes of Bill Gates, Sheryl Sandberg, TEDx and Jim Cramer, amongst others.This position involves marketing to every level of lead financial organizations in order to take these entities from pilot programs to institutional broad use. Building on past relationships and general knowledge of the industry, the position entails researching and developing strategies to win, cultivating leads, developing business opportunities and interfacing with all stages of setting up, helping oversee the promotion and facilitating the proper execution of these unique online events. Applications in finance include online road shows, investor relations, training, trader communications, analyst briefings, market calls, policy meetings, client development and internal staff development. To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to Info@ShindigEvents.com. Please include the job title in your email’s subject line.

Creative Director / Web & UI/UX Designer

Opportunity with pioneering NYC internet technology start-up for a world class Creative Director with web design and UX/UI background.Direct the design of a paradigm shifting web platform with application in media, education, gaming, dating, finance and more.VC backed startup that has already worked with clients such as The Economist, Harvard, Yale, McGill, Guy Kawasaki, LeanIn.org, Code.org, Museum of Natural History, The Atlantic, Forbes and TED to name a few (all while in Beta). To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to Info@ShindigEvents.com. Please include the job title in your email’s subject line.

Public Relations & Social Media Director

Bring on the Noise. Revolutionary new platform for large scale online events is ready to come out of beta and we are looking for a super savvy, charismatic, indefatigable and energetic media pro to drive our launch. This position is responsible for developing and implementing effective public relations strategies and publicity campaigns resulting in media coverage, B2B and B2C awareness for Shindig. The ideal candidate will be a proactive individual with at least two years of PR experience. We are looking for creativity, enthusiasm and an ability to take a leadership role in public relations, and community engagement. The role will work to maximize editorial placement through press, strategic alliances and special events.Candidate should be proficient in the social media world and able to enhance our social media presence. Candidate may also help drive adoption of the platform by other publicists as Shindig itself has great application to public relations.To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to Info@ShindigEvents.com. Please include the job title in your email’s subject line.

Marketing Associate

The ideal candidate is an entrepreneurial problem solver with tremendous marketing and organizational skills. Applicants must be able to juggle many diverse and competing responsibilities simultaneously. Must be inspired by the opportunity to effect real change and prepared for all that entails a startup environment.Position involves creating sales and marketing campaigns in diverse industry verticals ranging from finance, education, media, publishing, conferences, dating, nightlife, sports, fashion, music and travel, among others. Must support other team members’ leading efforts in these verticals, providing them with key materials and marketing support to generate inbound leads, as well as existing client services. To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to Info@ShindigEvents.com. Please include the job title in your email’s subject line.

MBA Marketing Intern

Ground floor opportunity for a uniquely creative and relentless marketer with strong entrepreneurial instincts who can help us spread the word about our transformative video chat technology. This opportunity is available for students who are currently enrolled in an MBA program and could become a full-time position. To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to Info@ShindigEvents.com. Please include the job title in your email’s subject line.