Sales and Customer Success Associate

EdSurge - Multiple Locations or Remote - Part time

About EdSurge

EdSurge is a venture-backed news and information resource organization that’s at the heart of the rapidly growing education technology ecosystem. We care deeply about our mission to deliver insights and connect those exploring how technology can support equitable opportunities for all learners. Our team is high energy, tight-knit and loves great reads, silly puns and giphys. Every day we strike that fine balance between being serious and silly. Come aboard!

In this job you will:

  • Manage customer communication with EdSurge’s advertising and jobs clients - this will include activities such as collaborating around weekly copy for the EdSurge newsletters.
  • Handle day-to-day operations for all jobs and advertising products including calendar management, jobs board oversight, and KPI reporting to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Support the newsletter publishing by collaborating with the EdSurge Sales Team and Editorial Team to ensure weekly newsletters are published with ad specs.
  • Track and analyze key internal metrics to that drive decisions.
  • Triage inquiries from a diverse set of customers and readers.

You're a great fit for this role if...

  • Your friends would describe you as “The Organized One”. You have impeccable attention to detail.
  • You have experience working with a diversity of sales and marketing tools (e.g. Marketo, Zendesk, Salesforce, etc.) and the ability to ramp up quickly using new tools.
  • You’re a strong writer and communicator with an eye for great advertising content.
  • You can see a project through from start to finish and provide timely follow up.
  • You’re comfortable interacting with customers via email, and can do so with professionalism and ease.
  • You have advertising, media planning, inside sales or customer service experience.
  • You have a knack for pulling insights from data and you’re well on your way to claiming expertise in Excel (and not too shabby with Google Analytics either).
  • You thrive in an entrepreneurial environment (startups, new schools, nonprofit organizations) and love the flexibility it provides
  • You’re passionate about education.

EdSurge is based in Burlingame and Oakland in California (both offices are public transit-friendly). Local candidates preferred, though we will consider strong remote candidates. This is a permanent part-time role (approximately 20 hours per week). Compensation is $20-25 per hour, based on experience.

Looks like the perfect role for you? To be considered for this opportunity, shoot us an email with both your resume and a brief message on why you’re a great fit for this part-time position!

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Oakland, California
Burlingame, California



Experience Level

Mid Level


EdSurge is a venture-backed news and information resource organization that’s at the heart of the rapidly growing education technology ecosystem.

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