Account Manager

  • 501 Auctions
Full Time Hospitality

Job Description

501 Auctions is a fast-growing yet close-knit New York-based technology firm that helps nonprofits across the US raise more money. We want people who like the idea of helping others while building a great business at the same time. We’re a young, energetic and open environment seeking smart, self-starters, with a passion for what they do. 


Our team serves clients throughout the mid-Atlantic and around the country. More than 1,500 charities have relied on 501 Auctions to raise north of $150 million. We are searching for a teammate who is excited to take on the challenges of event nights and will be a welcome addition to our team.

If you are someone who thrives on the excitement of big events, has a passion for non-profits, can build consensus during difficult situations, are not afraid to act, and can be the face of our company to your non-profit clients, this job is for you.

Must be able to work in the New York, Chicago, or Los Angeles office. 


More detail on responsibilities:

  • Work directly with clients by phone, email and in person
  • Gather required information to run an effective implementation
  • Train clients on system functionality and the implementation process
  • Run implementations according to client timelines 
  • Perform and document a detailed logistics review for each event at least three days prior to an event
  • Manage staff and execute run of show to deliver flawless events for clients
  • Respond promptly to customer inquiries
  • Anticipate the needs of your clients
  • Handle and quickly resolve customer complaints or issues
  • Direct unresolved issues and requests to 501 team leads
  • Keep records of customer interactions and transactions
  • Record details of inquiries, comments and complaints
  • Maintain customer databases
  • Communicate and coordinate with the tech team
  • Improve and provide feedback on the efficiency of the customer service process
  • Build out both internal and customer-facing documentation to improve implementation and event execution

You must be comfortable and competent communicating by email, over the phone, and in-person (hospitality industry experience is great!). You will also need to be detail oriented and able to balance multiple priorities, clients, and requests on a continual basis. Weekend work and travel are a requirement in our world, particularly during the busy seasons (Feb - June and Oct - Nov). Full time, in-person resources only.

More detail on qualifications:

  • Interpersonal skills
  • Communication skills - verbal and written
  • Listening
  • Problem analysis, problem-solving, and technical orientation
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Customer service orientation
  • Adaptability
  • Initiative
  • Stress tolerance

Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree