Professional Education and Solutions for the Building Industry

Project Manager

$35k – $55k • 0.5% – 2.0%
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Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you interested in joining a startup? Do you have what it takes to help grow a company?

If yes, then we are looking for you. Build Academy helps companies and professionals in the building industry to collaborate and build smarter. We offer certified online courses for building professionals and run crowdsolving challenges on some of the toughest building challenges with clients and partners like the World Bank, UN-Habitat, GFDRR, Ernst & Young, Airbnb and the Department of Education of the Philippines. Over the past 5 years, we have built a community of over 20,000 building professionals of over 160 nationalities located all over the globe, 65% of which are architects.

To view our latest crowd-solving challenge, visit ResilientHomesChallenge.com, or visit us on buildacademy.com to find out more!


- Manage Build Academy's online crowd-solving challenges in collaboration with the CEO (planning, marketing & PR, participant support & engagement, partnership management)
- Advertise Build Academy's educational online courses via multiple marketing & PR channels
- Manage Build Academy's social media accounts, Linkedin & newsletter
- Assist with client discovery & sales (outreach to potential clients & follow-up, creation of marketing & sales materials)
- Assist with partnership management and client relationships


- Min. Bachelor's degree
- Min. 1 year of work experience
- Project management experience
- Some knowledge of basic marketing tools (Mailchimp, Facebook Ads Manager, Linkedin Campaign, Twitter Analytics, etc), or willingness to learn
- Basic graphic design skills for the creation of social media & marketing materials as well as publications
- Proficient in Microsoft Office & Google Suite
- Creative problem-solving skills
- Writing & communication skills
- Willingness to learn and take feedback


- Passion for architecture & the building industry more generally
- Expertise and professional network in architecture/building industry
- Basic Coding skills (Wordpress)
Hiring contact

Ivan Shumkov

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BUILD ACADEMY at a glance

Professional Education and Solutions for the Building Industry

BUILD ACADEMY focuses on Education, Corporate Training, Online Education , and Edtech. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees. To date, BUILD ACADEMY has raised $20K of funding; their latest round was closed on September 2015.

You can view their website at http://www.buildacademy.com