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GCA Account Manager (remote)

Benetech
United States
10 days ago

Description

ABOUT US

We empower communities with software for social good. Founded over two decades ago, with a budget of $16 million and a 70-person domestic and global team with a passion for inclusion, equity, and justice, we provide software solutions to improve – and even transform – the lives of people around the world. Benetech focuses in the areas of global literacy, education, employment, and human rights. Our work transforms how information is made accessible so that everyone can learn, work, and pursue their dreams. Through Bookshare, we provide the world’s largest online service for accessible books in braille, audio, and ebook format with over 1,000,000 titles in the core collection. We’ve delivered over 20 million accessible books and we work with 1000+ publishers worldwide. To learn more, visit us at https://benetech.org/.

ATTRACTING CANDIDATES FROM ALL BACKGROUNDS

Benetech is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in our staff and invite all qualified people to apply, including minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Research shows that women and people from underrepresented groups often only apply to jobs if they meet all of the qualifications. However, no one ever meets 100% of the qualifications. Benetech encourages you to break that statistic and to apply. We look forward to your application.

THE OPPORTUNITY

Benetech’s Global Literacy activity covers, among other things, the Bookshare platform and the Global Certified Accessible program. The GCA Account Manager is a full-time role that reports to the Director of Content Partnerships. You will support Benetech’s efforts to secure, retain, and expand relationships with direct GCA clients, GCA International Partners, and International Bookshare Library clients.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Act as a GCA representative to the publishing and partner communities
  • Partner with organizations supporting creation and distribution of accessible content
  • Represent GCA at conferences and other events
  • Do regular outreach to the publishing and partner communities
  • Coordinate efforts between Bookshare CD team and GCA programs
  • Maintain and expand relationships with existing publishers and partners
  • Support International Bookshare Library projects
  • Coordinate efforts with Bookshare Domestic Library team

Qualifications

  • 3+ years' experience working within the publishing, library, or book distribution
  • Working knowledge of publishers, platform, and distribution ecosystem
  • Experience delivering informative and engaging in-person presentations
  • Experience leading effective online webinars, podcasts, etc
  • Ability to work well with commercial and non-profit organizations
  • Ability to travel as required (may include international travel)
  • Detail oriented and effective on task/date driven work


Job Information

  • Job ID: 59208036
  • Location:
    United States
  • Position Title: GCA Account Manager (remote)
  • Company Name: Benetech
  • Job Function: Marketing
  • Job Type: Full-Time

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