Greater Boston, MA (2+ days/week in CapShift’s Newton, MA office)
Posted 3 months ago

Do you want to be a part of the growing impact investing sector and gain exposure to a wide variety of departments at a growing start-up?

We are seeking an Office and People Manager to help us build, foster, and maintain a young and growing company.

CapShift is a mission-driven growth company working at the intersection of finance and impact to unlock the $1 trillion of charitable assets in the U.S. for impact investments into funds and enterprises. We offer a fast-paced, collaborative environment with a culture of personal development, creative freedom, and the partnership of a dedicated team. Our aim is to help mobilize billions of dollars of investment capital to organizations tackling major social and environmental challenges.

All roles at CapShift require flexibility and collaboration, given the start-up nature of the organization. CapShift is looking for an Office and People Manager who will:


  • People – Help shape the culture for a growing team and company
    • Support recruiting and onboarding execution for new employees
    • Coordinate team meetings and events
    • Build relationships with all employees to facilitate better team communication and coordination
  • Admin – Support daily operations through collaboration with senior management and department leaders by performing an array of tasks that include:
    • Support recruiting and onboarding execution for new employees
    • Help engage the Team by coordinating team meetings and events
    • Build relationships with all employees to facilitate better team communication and coordination
    • Manage Newton, MA office
    • Manage Team and Executive calendars
  • Partnership and Operations – become an expert on all things CapShift
    • Support general inbound inquiries from impact funds, impact investors, advisors, and other stakeholders
    • Develop or refine proposals and presentations
    • Support special projects for Exec team or Board


  • Superb organizational skills and scrupulous attention to detail
  • Previous client facing experience
  • Proficient communication skills with an excellent professional demeanor
  • Able to maintain the utmost confidentiality
  • Process-oriented, efficient, and adept at prioritizing
  • Flexible, resourceful, and skilled at asking the right questions to get the job done
  • Comfortable managing significant amounts of files, tasks, schedules, and information
  • Team player well-versed with technological software and platforms such as Microsoft Office Suite, DocuSign, and Zoom Conferencing

About CapShift

CapShift aims to make it easier for families to build impact investment portfolios through their trusted advisors and financial institutions. Since its founding, CapShift has mobilized capital into dozens of high impact funds and enterprises providing solutions to global issues such as climate, health, racial justice, and income inequality.

CapShift’s impact investing platform combines software, research, and advisory capabilities and covers over 1,000 leading impact investment funds and enterprises across public, private, and nonprofit investment and recoverable grant segments.

CapShift is targeting the $1 trillion charitable investment market, and currently works with many leading donor advised fund providers including Vanguard Charitable, National Philanthropic Trust, and Chicago Community Trust. Our suite of solutions makes it easy to source, diligence, deploy, monitor, and implement impact portfolios. Clients include foundations, financial and philanthropic advisors, corporations, and family offices.

CapShift was founded by MissionPoint Partners, Jacques Perold, and Heron Foundation. Other investors include leading impact investing families, and include Jesse Fink, Spring Point Partners, Gratitude Railroad, Brazen Impact, and Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment.

How to Apply

CapShift is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, physical ability, or involvement in the criminal justice system. We invite individuals with diverse life experiences and non-conventional backgrounds to apply.

Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing why you would be a good fit for the role — including interest, key skills, academic qualifications, previous experience, and any other information you deem relevant — with the subject “Office and People Manager” to jobs@capshift.com.

We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis and encourage interested candidates to submit their applications early.

CapShift offers competitive compensation along with an opportunity for employees to receive equity in the company.

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