Work at Acceptd

Why Join Our Tribe

At Acceptd, our purpose is to help people in the arts community flourish. We do this by connecting artists with opportunities and communities that matter most to them. Our goal is to be the #1 centralized resource for the arts industry. In pursuit of this, we have helped over 350,000 artists follow their calling by creating a software platform for them to identify, apply, and get accepted to the arts programs of their dreams. We partner with thousands of leading music, dance, theatre, and visual arts programs so our artists have great opportunities to apply to—from world-renowned conservatories and universities to festivals, competitions, workshops, and young artist programs.

About You

  • You will belong. We are a small, but mighty team that loves to radically serve each other, our artists, and our clients to bring about flourishing in the world.
  • You will be a leader. We commit to excellence in everything we do. We are a group of tenacious, enthusiastic leaders who get results. We bring our “A” game to everything we do and are fanatical about the details.
  • You will grow as a person. We embrace growth even when it’s uncomfortable. We prioritize your professional, personal, and relational growth.
  • You will create and spread joy. We make the decision to choose joy everyday. We believe joy is contagious and want to spread it to everyone we interact with, including you.

Open Positions

Product Manager Role

We’re looking for a product visionary who loves to innovate and iterate.

We are seeking an experienced Product Manager with a passion for ideating, strategizing, and executing on a product vision. We know Product Management can be a nebulous term and can vary between departments, companies, and industries. So here’s what we’re looking for at Acceptd:

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the senior leadership team to create product vision and strategy that will continue to drive growth and innovation and meet business objectives
  • Take a leadership role on the software development team in collaboration with Lead Developer, ensuring the team meets execution goals by breaking down work into defined sprints
  • Plan and prioritize the product roadmap and maintain a product backlog to meet quarterly objectives/KPIs
  • Provide vision and direction to the development team and company stakeholders for the product, and create clear written requirements
  • Drive the full product lifecycle, including ideation, design, implementation, testing, and iteration
  • Follow our competitors and the industry—identify trends, be predictive, and aggressive
  • Build out analytics capabilities to monitor new and existing client interactions with the goal of learning new product insights

Desired qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience as a Product Manager, Business Systems Analyst, or Founder of a startup, small business, or business unit
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or another quantitative field a plus
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication, presentation, and leadership skills; collaborative in nature
  • Highly analytical—ability to leverage customer research and analytics to drive product strategy; take a customer centric approach
  • Familiarity with current Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends
  • Creative thinker with strong product vision and ability to identify future trends through continual interaction with artists and clients
  • Product domain expertise spanning the customer discovery, planning and product development process
  • Entrepreneurial, “get ‘r done” attitude with ability to iterate and execute quickly, driving results in a fast-paced environment

To apply for this role please email your cover letter and resume to dbrown@getacceptd.com.


Account Relations Specialist

We’re looking for a Go-getter, Game Changer, and Good Human to serve our clients with excellence.

We are seeking We are seeking an Account Relations Specialist to serve as a co-pilot to our clients on 200+ accounts, with a consultative
approach and go-getter attitude.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and foster lasting relationships with Acceptd partners
  • Manage client orientation, setup, and training to fulfill client needs
  • Collaboratively consult clients to help them reach their goals
  • Support clients and serve as an extension of their team
  • Identify additional revenue opportunities (inside sales for new program and marketing campaigns)
  • Define and execute against ambitious goals
  • Develop and take the lead on team projects
  • Act as a technical liaison to clients

Desired qualifications:

  • 2+ years of work experience preferred
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication
  • Collaborative nature
  • Entrepreneurial, “get ‘r done” attitude
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Tech-savvy, detail-oriented, and driven to meet aggressive goals
  • High capacity, learns quickly, and volunteers for new challenges

To apply for this role please email your cover letter and resume to bsowash@getacceptd.com.


Account Relations Associate

We’re looking for a detail-oriented team player to support our Account Relations team.

We are seeking an Account Relations Associate to serve alongside our Account Relations Team, assisting with account setups, trainings, and support inquiries, ensuring our clients’ expectations are constantly exceeded.

Responsibilities:

  • Help the Account Relations Specialists support, develop, and foster lasting relationships with Acceptd partners
  • Implement partner setups and trainings
  • Solve day-to-day partner inquiries via email, phone, and cha
  • Tackle additional tasks and projects to ensure partner success
  • Act as a technical liaison to clients

Desired qualifications:

  • Previous Internship/Co-op Experience Preferred
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication
  • Collaborative nature
  • Entrepreneurial, “get ‘r done” attitude
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Tech-savvy, detail-oriented and driven to meet aggressive goals
  • High capacity, learns quickly, and volunteers for new challenges

To apply for this role please email your cover letter and resume to bsowash@getacceptd.com.


Social Media Contributor

As a Social Media Contributor, you will be responsible for bringing the Acceptd brand to life through compelling storytelling utilizing relevant social media channels, including content for Facebook, Instagram, the Acceptd Blog, our newsletter and other channels. You will also monitor social channels and engage with our audience.

Excellent writing skills are required. A strong interest in, and knowledge of social media and the performing arts is a must. This is a part-time, contracted role to start. This is an ideal role for an artist currently in college or a recent college graduate pursuing an arts or media career.

You will lead the way to:

  • Develop dynamic written and visual content for Acceptd’s marketing channels.
  • Work with designers to create original, visually compelling content.
  • Cover local live arts related events for Acceptd.
  • Interview artists for Acceptd marketing and social channels.
  • Follow, engage, and interact with Acceptd’s audience on social media channels.
  • Identify and build rapport with arts influencers.

This is the job for you if:

  • You have a passion for the arts.
  • You love and know social media.
  • You are obsessively well organized.
  • You love to laugh often.
  • You enjoy working alongside creative people with a common goal.
  • You like the occasional competitive game of ping pong.
  • You are a great volleyball setter (just sayin’ the Acceptd team could use one)

To apply for this role please email your cover letter and resume to bbalderaz@getacceptd.com.