Community Manager -  Member Success - Full Time (Remote)

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Senior Director, Member Success and Development, this position is ideal for an individual dedicated to ensuring our members are highly engaged and receive maximum value from membership in OGC.  The position directly supports the full membership lifecycle, including  on-boarding,  responding to  requests, actively  checking in with members, facilitating connections between member representatives, supporting the renewal process, and assisting in member facing meetings and events. 

The primary objective of the position is to improve and manage the member life cycle process to increase member engagement and retention.

Company Summary:

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is a not-for-profit, international membership organization driven to make geospatial and location information and services FAIR - Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reusable. OGC’s member-driven collaborative process creates royalty-free, publicly available geospatial standards through  practical innovations based on real world challenges  related to  climate change, disasters, health, the marine environment and much more.

Our 500+ members making a global impact are  from  Industry, government, and academia and includes the world’s leading  organizations. Working at the cutting edge of information with technologies like Cloud, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Virtual and Augmented Reality, and more, OGC conducts a combination of in-person,  virtual and innovative pilots for our diverse community of location experts. 

OGC is the ideal organization for those wanting to help make an impact to improve the world’s ability to make better evidence based decisions.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage and engage with members through the full member lifecycle, from on-boarding, to checkins to renewal
  • Identify  members at  risk and provide  ideas  to overcome renewal objections
  • Identify and Support Members considering an upgrade
  • Respond and resolve, with the OGC team,  to  general questions and issues from member representatives 
  • Support the OGC team and members during member facing OGC events 
  • Work with the OGC team to elevate the profile of our  members in the global community; and
  • Help Energize the community!

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+  years of relevant experience.
  • Fantastic communication in writing and in person, to a variety of audiences including scientists and executives.
  • Must have strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Tech-savvy, including Gmail, other G-Suite products, Slack, Trello and  Netsuite .
  • Should be a hands-on, energetic self-starter with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity with OGC membership  and Geospatial Industry knowledge

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer
  • Ability to travel ( estimated 15%)

What we offer you:

You’ll be a member of a phenomenal group of business professionals that have an innovative and team approach to success. We guarantee that you will have tremendous learning opportunities and will be actively encouraged to creatively contribute. Our benefits are comprehensive and include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) matching, and vacation and sick time allowances.

OGC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender orientation or identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements. OGC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

All applications should be forwarded with cover letter and resume to jobs [at] (subject: Community%20Manager%20-%C2%A0%20Member%20Success%20-%20Full%20Time%20(Remote)) . No phone calls accepted.