Careers

FacebookTwitterEmail
 

Why Beyond Type 1

  • We are a rapidly growing organization.
  • We are an insanely productive team making big things happen.
  • We are a mission-driven company with Silicon Valley startup/tech roots.
  • We offer competitive compensation, benefits, and vacation packages.
  • Culture is key – we work hard to ensure a work environment that is engaging, exciting and empowering.
  • Changing the world is rewarding and fun.

About Beyond Type 1

Beyond Type 1 is a nonprofit organization changing what it means to live with diabetes. Through platforms, programs, resources, and grants, Beyond Type 1 is uniting the global diabetes community and providing solutions to improve lives today. Founded in 2015 with a focus on education, advocacy and the path to a cure for Type 1 diabetes, Beyond Type 1 has grown to also include programs for those with Type 2 diabetes. A new model of philanthropy, Beyond Type 1 aims to change what it means to live with chronic illness.

See below for current openings. Don’t see a job for you, but want us to keep your resume on file? Email katrina@beyondtype1.org.

Current openings

Social Media Manager (Full Time)

Position: Social Media Manager (Full Time)

Commitment: Full-Time

Location: San Carlos, CA 

Compensation: Salary DOE, Comprehensive Benefits and PTO Policy

Role Overview:

Beyond Type 1 is seeking a Social Media Manager to plan, create, and monitor social media activity for a range of brand accounts in the Beyond Type 1 ecosystem. This role will report to the Director of Brand Communications. 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Planning and managing calendars for 10+ social media accounts with unique content strategies and goals
  • Writing clear, accurate and appropriate copy for social posts that are in line with the Beyond Type 1 brand voice 
  • Using industry best practices to maximize engagement, growth, and click-thru across platforms
  • Leveraging social media as a top-of-funnel mechanism to drive new community member engagement
  • Collaborating with the Beyond Type 1 editorial team to read, understand, and share published content 
  • Monitoring conversations in the diabetes online community, to engage with key topics/news/campaigns
  • Engaging with and elevating the Beyond Type 1 online community by sourcing user-generated content, managing social media inboxes, commenting, replying etc. 
  • Contributing to the development of the long-term social media strategy of the entire Beyond Type 1 brand

Ideal Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required 
  • Proven track record managing brand social media account(s) 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to quickly read and understand written content related to health topics 
  • Ability to write compelling social media copy to drive audience engagement
  • Comfort in a startup, rapid-growth environment
  • Collaborative, team-player with strong interpersonal skills

To apply, please e-mail a resume and cover letter to katrina@beyondtype1.org with the subject line “Social Media Position”.

Fall Intern (Part-Time, Paid)

Position: Fall Intern (Part-Time, Paid)

When: September – December 2019

Where: San Carlos, CA

Commitment: 10-15 hours/week

Internship Overview: 

Beyond Type 1 is seeking a part-time fall intern to work with and support a small, passionate team aiming to change the face of this disease! This is the perfect internship for someone looking for a learning + growth opportunity, and interested in the intersection of philanthropy, business, tech, healthcare, and lifestyle brands. We offer internships for 3-month periods at a time. Open to High-School + College students, and beyond!

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Assisting with various administrative operations for the team
  • Helping keep our office running smoothly — packaging, shipping, stewardship, miscellaneous errands and more
  • Participating in collaborative team meetings and brainstorm, gaining exposure to a broad range of programming and business decision-making
  • Supporting team members with project-based tasks based on interest and experience level.


Ideal Qualifications:

  • Passionate about non-profit work (even better if you’re passionate about diabetes or health advocacy generally)
  • Eager to learn and help with a wide variety of tasks
  • Quick learner, self-starter, trustworthy and reliable
  • Have access to car and a valid Driver’s License for frequent errands
  • Comfort in a startup, rapid-growth environment
  • Collaborative, team-player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience with Google Suite and Microsoft Office programs

Have other skills you can contribute? Let us know!

We are only considering candidates who can work out of our San Carlos office. Please send a Resume and Cover Letter to katrina@beyondtype1.org with the subject line “Fall Intern.”