Picsart

Chief of Staff to the COO

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What Picsart is looking for in applicants

Description

Picsart is looking for a passionate and capable Chief of Staff to join our global leadership team. We’re already the world’s leading photo and video creative platform loved by more than 150 million monthly active creators. But the opportunity is exponentially bigger and we need your help to keep us on track and maximize our effectiveness as a management team.

The Chief of Staff will serve as the right hand to the COO, leading key strategic initiatives and providing ad hoc support where necessary to keep our company moving forward. This position is critical to our continued success, and will require a candidate that excels in communication, strategic planning, and collaboration. The ideal candidate is a self-starter that can manage resources effectively and keep Picsart’s long-term goals in mind when prioritizing projects. 

This is a rare opportunity to join a fast, fun, global team as we scale new heights. The role reports to the COO and will be based in New York. 

Responsibilities

  • Work directly alongside the COO to assist on all aspects of company growth, management, and operations
  • In particular, support on areas related to corporate matters and cross-team project management of large-scale company initiatives 
  • Plan, lead, and manage high priority initiatives with timely delivery
  • Think strategically to identify opportunities for improved communication flow, innovation, and efficiency across departments
  • Provide ad hoc support on projects small to large; this could include research, supporting the roll-out of internal initiatives, project management, and more
  • Build scalable and sustainable business procedures through collaboration with management-level stakeholders and department heads
  • Manage timelines, resources requirements, and budgets to deliver projects on budget and on time

Qualifications

  • Experience working in consulting, banking or at a high-growth tech startup
  • Proven track record of managing complex projects with senior-level stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized and detail oriented, with the ability to prioritize competing priorities
  • Creative problem solver willing to think outside the box
  • Product and/or engineering-minded a strong plus 
  • Demonstrated experience working in a fast-paced environment, preferably with growing startups

 

What we seek and value most in our candidates 

 

Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment.  

 

Picsart is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. 

 

Picsart, Inc. is an E-Verify Employer. Please click here for the E-Verify Poster in English or Spanish. For information regarding your Right To Work, please click here for English or Spanish.

 

ABOUT US 

PicsArt is the world’s #1 creative platform and social editing app that’s leading the visual storytelling revolution. With more than 150 million monthly active creators, the PicsArt community creates, remixes and shares nearly 1 billion images every month. The company has amassed one of the largest open-source collections of content in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers and more. PicsArt is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Yerevan, Armenia, Moscow, Beijing, Tokyo, and Los Angeles, PicsArt is backed by Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Venture Partners, and Siguler Guff and Company.

 

#18 most downloaded app in 2020

PicsArt has worked with big brands such as Taylor Swift, Will Smith, Kim Kardashian, Gwen Stefani, DJ Snake, Maroon 5 and Meghan Trainor on community challenges that generate tens of millions of organic, fan-generated impressions and shares on social media. We need smart, passionate people to help us reach our first billion creators!

What we seek and value most in our candidates 
Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment.  
Picsart is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. 
Picsart, Inc. is an E-Verify Employer in the US. Please click here for the E-Verify Poster in English or Spanish. For information regarding your Right To Work, please click here for English or Spanish.
ABOUT US 
Picsart is the world’s #1 creative platform and a top 20 most downloaded app for 2020. Every month, the Picsart community creates, remixes, and shares millions of visual stories using the company’s powerful and easy-to-use editing tools. Picsart has amassed one of the largest open-source content collections in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers, backgrounds, templates, and more. Picsart is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android, and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the world, Picsart is backed by Softbank Vision Fund 2, Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Partners, and others. Download the app or visit picsart.com for more information.

 

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