Chief Revenue Officer in Remote US at CareerBuilder

Date Posted: 8/31/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Remote US
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    10 - 20 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


Summary of the Job:

CareerBuilder is looking for a Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) who has previous experience building, transforming and managing successful sales and customer success organizations.  The role calls for working in a dynamic market at a critical time in the HR tech, human capital, and talent space:  job seekers are on the move; employers face new talent challenges.    Working in media, and in the marketplace between job seekers and employers, provides a unique opportunity to lead a high-growth business.  The CRO reports to the CEO and leads our client-facing teams and the execution of the revenue and sales plans. 

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Lead a several hundred person team to drive CareerBuilder’s growth and the execution of its revenue strategy.
  • Develop sales campaigns to successfully execute to revenue, budget, and P&L plan.
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships with C-level executives of key target clients and channel partners.
  • Guide career development for the sales leaders and sales and success team members including leading in a high growth culture.
  • Drive rigorous sales development execution and oversight, and KPI management including forecasting, revenue projections and pipeline management.
  • Continually improve sales process that enables growth strategies and other desired sales outcomes and identify improvements where and when applicable.
  • Drive planning, territory definition, quota and compensation construct.
  • Work cross-functionally with product, R&D, marketing and other internal partners to best enable profitable growth and execution plans for new geographies, products and market segments.
  • Leverage data to enhance the customer experience and increase revenue.
  • Monitor the strategies and processes across the revenue cycle from customer acquisition to engagement to success.
  • Build and conduct executive presentations for internal and external stakeholders, including the board of directors.
  • Implement effective customer retention strategies and help develop thriving customer base.
  • Represent CareerBuilder at industry conferences.
  • Develop a detailed knowledge of CareerBuilder's product offerings and drive adoption of knowledge and strategy execution to the sales and success teams.
  • Design and develop sales materials, necessary for selling into the industry.

Job Requirements:

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong leadership experience with the ability to inspire others and lead change
  • Successful track record in working across sales, marketing, client services, and product teams.
  • Proven track record of growing revenue through the optimization of existing and creation of new sales channels, marketing, branding, and partnerships.
  • Strong marketplace, media, B2B SaaS Enterprise sales growth and client retention experience.
  • Proven experience developing and executing business strategy.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.) Excellent written and verbal communication skills Good interpersonal skills.
  • Robust Salesforce analysis, reporting, and forecasting skillset.
  • Experience negotiating 7 figure enterprise contracts.
  • Ability to identify sales opportunities unlocking multiple product opportunities.
  • Successful experience managing a large team of employees including sales representatives, customer success managers, and leadership professionals.


Bachelor's Degree

Minimum Years of Experience:

10+ years in diversified leadership roles, driving and implementing revenue growth.

CareerBuilder employees are currently remote. We do have offices based in Chicago and Atlanta. When it is safe to return to the office, you will have the ability to continue to be remote or utilize the Chicago or Atlanta offices as determined by your manager. 

Benefits-We’re All About You! 

When you're focused on the goal, not the path – you can be more flexible, and that translates into more productive and satisfied employees. From flexible hours to volunteering during work hours to diverse education opportunities, CareerBuilder is committed to helping employees strike a balance. 

Here are just some benefits we offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision, Life & Disability Programs
  • Option to enroll in supplemental Life, AD&D, Accident, Critical Illness, Home & Auto, Transit and Legal Programs
  • Parental support including paid maternity and parental leave, Milk Stork, Healthy Pregnancy Program and Fertility Support Services
  • Education Reimbursement Program allowing up to $5k per year towards completion of a Bachelor’s and non-MBA graduate degree, and up to $10K per year towards completion of an MBA
  • Wellness Support & Initiatives
    • Employee Assistance Program with free counseling sessions
    • Wellness/Tobacco Free credits towards medical premiums
    • Summer Fridays off in July and August; Thoughtful Fridays (no internal meetings) the rest of the year
    • On-site meditation rooms
  • 401(k) Program with a two year vesting schedule, discretionary match, and an opportunity to make Pretax and Roth contributions. Financial educational webinars and individual retirement planning advising available.

CareerBuilder, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.


TSR ID: 002337


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