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Buildout is a Chicago-based software company founded in 2010. It provides the leading end-to-end solution for marketing commercial real estate listings. Buildout has worked with companies across the country to build a system specifically around the ways CRE works providing easy-to-use tools for producing and publishing marketing materials and streamlining the entire property listing process. The company strives to assist brokerages create stunning marketing, quickly and efficiently to free up time to run your business.
HEALTHCARE
We want you to stay healthy so we give you a full Blue Cross Blue Shield healthcare package. Medical. Dental. Vision. All on day one.
401K PLAN
We want our team members to retire happy, so we encourage saving by giving you a great foundation.
PAID TIME OFF
Run with bulls in Spain. Sail across the Pacific. Staycation in Chicago. We want our employees to be rested, recharged, and happy.
LUNCH ON US
We cover your lunch everyday. And with plenty of Chicago's great restaurants to choose from, you never get tired of what's for lunch.
BUILDOUT GEAR
Rep Buildout wherever you go with some serious swag—t-shirts, snapbacks, and more. You'll never have an empty closet again!
FUN ENVIRONMENT
We like to make sure our office is a place you want to come to everyday, so we keep the vibe casual and fun. So feel free to take a ping pong break.
Chicago, IL
Client Services Specialist
Our client services team is focused on daily customer support and longer term project management. We spend a lot of time communicating with our customers and the Buildout team to provide the best possible experience for our users. We are looking for professionals with excellent communication skills and an ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate is task-driven, detail-oriented, and above all, has a willingness to learn.
requirements
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Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
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Excellent organization and prioritization skills
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Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
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Overall comfortability with basic tech and a willingness to learn
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Task-driven and detail-oriented worker
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Problem solver
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Team player
RESPONSIBILITIES
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Daily email support for customers—answering questions and problem-solving
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Communicate with customers who have varying levels of technical experience
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Focused, thorough review of design work
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Summarize problems and project changes to effectively coordinate with the Buildout design team in order to complete work
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Desire to learn new things and keep up with the latest tech
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Client Services Specialist
Our client services team is focused on daily customer support and longer term project management. We spend a lot of time communicating with our customers and the Buildout team to provide the best possible experience for our users. We are looking for professionals with excellent communication skills and an ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate is task-driven, detail-oriented, and above all, has a willingness to learn.
requirements
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Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
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Excellent organization and prioritization skills
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Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
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Overall comfortability with basic tech and a willingness to learn
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Task-driven and detail-oriented worker
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Problem solver
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Team player
RESPONSIBILITIES
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Daily email support for customers—answering questions and problem-solving
»
Communicate with customers who have varying levels of technical experience
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Focused, thorough review of design work
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Summarize problems and project changes to effectively coordinate with the Buildout design team in order to complete work
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Desire to learn new things and keep up with the latest tech
Apply for position
Graphic Designer
We are looking for a creative, passionate designer with a strong portfolio of design work in both digital and print mediums. You'll be joining a small, driven team where innovation and risk-taking is expected and where every designer contributes to the overall direction of the company. The perfect candidate will be able to balance multiple projects and is eager to learn. Buildout is a growth stage startup that offers a fast paced, innovative environment.
requirements
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Implement graphic design into a web-based application using basic CSS
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Design clear and compelling marketing materials for a variety of commercial real estate companies (i.e. dynamic templates for collateral, proposals and presentations)
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Provide support to design team and product leads
RESPONSIBILITIES
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Strong portfolio of design work
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Proficiency in Adobe Suite applications
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Excellent organization and prioritization skills
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Able to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
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Execute ideas and implement changes based on client feedback
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Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
application guidelines
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Please include a cover letter, resume, and work samples (or a link to your portfolio)
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Software Engineer
Buildout's software team works to maintain our core product and build new and exciting features. We are looking for an experienced software engineer to join our growing team. This person will be tasked with working on all levels of our stack, from client-side, to server-side, to database and deployments. Buildout is a large Rails application with a few highly-advanced, single-page javascript client interfaces. Some pieces of Buildout are also built with Node, Go, and Sinatra—so come prepared to wield a lot of different tools.
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Experience building SaaS applications using Ruby on Rails
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Mastery of javascript, especially related to building rich client applications
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Understanding of client-side javascript frameworks like jQuery, Backbone, Ember and Angular
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Experience with standard web technology—Rails, Node, Mysql, Nginx, Memcache, Git, etc.
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Task-driven and desire to learn new things and keep up with the latest tech-oriented worker
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Marketing Associate
We are looking for a marketing associate/content writer to help execute Buildout’s marketing strategy and grow awareness and demand for our brand. You need to be a well-rounded writer, able to quickly grasp our voice and vision and apply it across multiple digital marketing channels, creating and executing amazing ideas in both marketing and product copy in a B2B environment. You will help craft external and internal communications, ensuring messaging consistency across multiple platforms and channels.
You will work closely with the Marketing Director and Brand Director to help create online advertising, website and app copy, social media content, events, email promotion and other customer and trade materials. We’re a scrappy team so you’ll be touching a lot of different parts of the marketing function.
REQUIREMENTS
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Bachelor’s degree in a branch of writing either journalism, communication, literature with marketing experience OR
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Bachelor’s degree in either marketing, advertising, communications with copy writing experience
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1-3 years experience in marketing or agency-based copywriting
RESPONSIBILITIES
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Continuously challenge yourself to make our communications better and more engaging, demonstrating writing integrity in your work, and collaborating with multiple stakeholders to ensure all communications are true to the Buildout brand and vision
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Execute our digital marketing strategy including blogging, email campaigns, social media
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Work with cross functional teams to create marketing assets and copy
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Work with Brand Director to refine content for design purposes. You’re able to display an understanding and appreciation of how copy and design play off each other.
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Prep for conferences and events and manage vendors
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Keep up to date with best practices and innovative marketing strategies
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Ready to juggle multiple projects at once, often with tight deadlines. We move very fast here, so expert time management is a must.
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A team player with an agreeable disposition. The role requires you to work with a lot of people in a lot of different ways.
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Have a willingness to pitch in wherever and whenever you’re needed. We’re a nimble team, and you must be willing to dive in. Since there are mediums and projects not captured in the points above, consider this the catchall.
Nice to have experience with
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Google Analytics
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Marketing automation tools
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Salesforce
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Wordpress
Opportunities
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The ability to influence the marketing strategy of a multi-million dollar tech startup company
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Work with an awesome, supportive team
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Travel to conferences and events across the country
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Marketing Graphic Designer
We are seeking a designer with a strong portfolio of work in both print and digital mediums to join our in-house marketing team. You’ll be tasked with creating meaningful marketing materials that represent our internal and external Buildout brand. The ideal candidate is passionate, team-oriented, self-motivated and able to balance multiple projects in our fast paced environment.
REQUIREMENTS
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Strong portfolio of design work
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Proficiency in Adobe Suite applications
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CSS, HTML
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Comfort in print and digital mediums
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Self-motivated
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Ability to multi-task and prioritize
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Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
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Javascript is a plus
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Video, motion or animation is a plus
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Marketing automation is a plus
RESPONSIBILITIES
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Supports the Brand and Marketing Directors
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Assists with creation of assets for both Brand and marketing objectives
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Multi-faceted campaigns including e-mail creation and print/digital long format content pieces
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Assists internal departments in asset creation
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Assists in maintaining the Buildout Blog, website and some social media
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Industry research on best practices and new trends
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Foster relationships with third-party vendors
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Account Executive
Buildout is looking for an ambitious, tech savvy inside sales representative to join our driven sales team. You will gain valuable experience working with commercial real estate firms all across the country. Ideal candidates should have a passion for sales and be eager to move through our defined learning and role path. Buildout is a growth stage startup that offers a fast paced, innovative environment to take your career to the next level!
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
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Individuals who are excited about SaaS and high-tech
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Highly coachable, eager to learn and grow a career in technology sales
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Self-starters with track records of success in their professional, personal, or collegiate lives
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Team player with excellent oral and written communication skills
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Exemplary problem-solving skills and ability to take initiative
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The ability to efficiently react to a significant number of emails & phone calls per day
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Superior attention to detail
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Exceptional organizational and planning skills
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Adaptable to change and enjoys learning in a fast-paced sales environment
RESPONSIBILITIES
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Run full sales cycle for qualified inbound and outbound opportunities
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Strategize, negotiate and close business on a monthly cycle
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AE will run through full discovery and demo of Buildout for all opportunities
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Generating new leads through outbound prospecting
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Work with your assigned SDR to generate new business opportunities in your territory
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Achieve monthly quoatas as set by management based on territory
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Majority of time will be spent using the Salesforce application (Experience using CRM preferred)
REQUIREMENTS
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Bachelor's degree
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2-4 years inside sales or account management experience in the technology industry
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Consistent track record of exceeding sales quotas
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Prior inside sales experience a plus (SaaS is a plus plus)
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Experience being held to metrics a plus
application guidelines
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Please include a cover letter and resume with your application
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Sales Development Representative
We are looking for high-energy, driven sales professionals with strong business acumen, high technical aptitude and a competitive nature to join our Sales Development organization as a Sales Development Representative. You will gain valuable experience working with commercial real estate firms all across the country. Ideal candidates should have a passion for sales and be eager to move through our defined learning and role path. Buildout is a growth stage startup that offers a fast paced, innovative environment to take your career to the next level!
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
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Individuals who are excited about SaaS and high-tech
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Highly coachable, eager to learn and grow a career in technology sales
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Self-starters with track records of success in their professional, personal, or collegiate lives
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Team player with excellent oral and written communication skills
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Exemplary problem-solving skills and ability to take initiative
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Superior attention to detail
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Exceptional organizational and planning skills
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Adaptable to change and enjoys learning in a fast-paced sales environment
RESPONSIBILITIES
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Respond to and qualify inbound web inquiries regarding Buildout services
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Generating new leads through outbound prospecting
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Partner with our sales team to grow our pipeline and develop your skills
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Maintain active engagement with new and existing leads and prospect accounts
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Achieve monthly blended quoatas of sourced qualified opportunities and closed revenue
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Majority of time will be spent using the Salesforce application
REQUIREMENTS
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Bachelor's degree is strongly preferred
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1-2 years of work experience outside of undergraduate education
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Prior inside sales experience a plus (SaaS is a plus plus)
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Experience being held to metrics a plus
application guidelines
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Please include a cover letter and resume with your application
Apply for position