Senior Workplace Manager, North America
Denver, Colorado, United States

About the opportunity

We are seeking  a true people leader who has what it takes to facilitate our hyper growth,  and help us achieve our mission in a customer centric way. As the leader of our North America based Workplaces team, you will drive our workplace strategy and ensure a world-class workplace experience for all of our employees and visitors alike. You’ll oversee the day-to-day operations in our Denver and San Francisco hubs, lead a small, internal team  and serve as the main point of contact for our external workplaces partners such as architects, real estate brokers and vendors.

What to expect?

  • Blend experience and data to conceptualize, create and maintain inspiring and well-equipped workplaces for all of our North America spaces, current and future
  • Serve as the accountable leader for our real-estate and workplaces projects and budgets.
  • Coordinate and act as the main point of contact for landlords, contractors, service providers and suppliers.
  • Recommend and implement workplace solutions and programs that keep friction low and focus and engagement high. Be comfortable and capable with the execution of related programming. 
  • Be a problem solver. Respond quickly and thoughtfully to issues as they arise.
  • Lead, manage and develop a regional team of Workplaces professionals.
  • Model and influence inclusiveness and diversity in all that we do.
  • Drive and take over as the primary for our build out of our new Denver hub

What you need to be successful?

  • Repeated, successful experience in high growth workplace project management or hospitality and a passion for diving into the management of a service-related function.
  • Experience in both scale-up and globally established environments. Experience with acquiring and building out new real estate. 
  • Strong cross functional collaborator and influencer; Ability to navigate complex issues while promoting solutions-oriented approaches and advocating change through influence rather than authority.
  • Ability to utilize metrics to communicate with teams and drive increased ROI
  • Comfortable rolling up your sleeves to get things done.

What's in it for you?

  • Join an ambitious tech company reshaping the way people build digital products
  • Health, vision and dental insurance
  • Generous time-off policy that rivals the best companies in tech
  • We set you up for success, equipping you with the latest and greatest hardware
  • Use your personal education budget to improve your skills and grow in your career, with extra days off
  • Plus, Contentful socks! Oh yeah!

Who are we?

Contentful powers digital experiences for 28% of the Fortune 500 companies and thousands of global brands. Our content platform unifies content in a single hub, structures it for use in any digital channel and integrates seamlessly with hundreds of tools through open APIs. It lets developers and content creators work in parallel, increasing team efficiency and happiness. Companies such as Spotify, Urban Outfitters, Jack in the Box, The British Museum, Xoom and Lenovo use Contentful to build their mobile and web products, voice controlled apps and more.

We’re growing rapidly and are backed by over $150 million in funding from top-tier venture capital firms like Sapphire Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, General Catalyst and Benchmark.

More than 350 people from 70 nations contribute their energy and creativity to Contentful, working from hubs in Berlin, San Francisco, Denver and distributed locations around the world.

“Everyone is welcome here” — it's a celebrated component of our culture. At Contentful, we strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our employees. We believe that our products and services benefit from our diverse backgrounds and experiences and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical [dis]ability or length of time spent unemployed. We look forward to your application!

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