Coursera was founded by two computer science professors at Stanford with a vision of providing life-transforming learning experiences to anyone, anywhere. It is the world's largest online learning platform for higher education. 200 of the world's top universities & industry educators partner with Coursera to offer courses, Specializations, & degrees that empower over 48 million learners around the world to achieve their career goals. Over 2,200 companies use the company's enterprise platform Coursera for Business to transform their talent. Coursera is backed by leading venture capital firms such as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, New Enterprise Associates, GSV Capital, International Finance Corporation, Laureate Education, & Learn Capital.
The Marketing & Communications team is responsible for connecting the world to lifelong transformative learning. They also work to shape public conversations on the future of education & work. The team is segmented into four areas of focus: Consumer Marketing, Enterprise Marketing, Brand & Creative, & Communications. The team is focused on expanding the reach of Coursera's brand, attracting students to degree programs, bringing new customers to Coursera for Business, & creating a marketing system that nurtures learners throughout their professional lives.
At Coursera, we firmly believe in achieving tangible results for underserved populations. We're looking for a seasoned, results-driven Social Impact Manager to set the vision, business strategies, & meaningful programs that ensure everyone, everywhere truly has access to high-quality education & opportunity. As the manager of our Social Impact team, you will be responsible for understanding the greatest issues facing underserved populations across our society today, defining how Coursera will genuinely move the needle on several of them, & strategically working across Coursera to make that impact a reality.