Business Operations Lead

Business Operations Lead

About Balance

Balance is ending foreclosure with a more affordable and flexible way to own a home. Come build a category-defining company and $1T asset class with us.

Applications & referrals: careers@balancehomes.com

The Role

As Balance's first BizOps hire, you'll be on the front lines as we scale to thousands of homeowners. You'll work closely with different internal teams to help craft the product we’re delivering and how we deliver it. This is a unique opportunity to join a startup at the perfect stage to shape strategy, operations, execution and culture.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage strategic projects to improve our operations with a high degree of judgment and autonomy.
  • Provide decision making support and strategic guidance to team leaders. Use both qualitative and quantitative data to drive insights to ensure that we’re moving in the right direction while considering the right tradeoffs as we scale. 
  • Work on initiatives that ensure Balance’s ability to scale its offering to new and existing customer segments, and pave the way for serving thousands of customers in the future
  • Build internal tools — along and in partnership with teams — to support operations, scaling and measurement.
  • Develop KPIs & own reporting for projects and function.

About you:

  • 3+ years experience working in fast-paced dynamic environments such as startups, banking, investing or management consulting
  • Independent operator who’s comfortable with ambiguity
  • Track record of driving business outcomes
  • Comfortable performing data analysis and tracking KPIs
  • Excited about working at a fast-growing startup at its earliest stage
  • Compassion, patience, understanding & love
  • Above all: Relentless resourcefulness

Bonus Points:

  • Real estate portfolio management experience
  • Mortgage, fintech and/or lending experience
  • Experience building with low-code and no-code tools
  • Fluency with SQL
  • Demonstrated passion for real estate investing

Working at Balance

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Lean & ambitiously chill team

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Make a real impact: preserve household wealth & prevent housing insecurity at scale

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Unbounded opportunity in each role

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Flexible, remote-friendly culture

The Team

We’re a 12+ person team of scrappy, mission driven individuals focused on ending foreclosure with a new way to own. We’re growing fast and looking for teammates to have an active hand in defining our company’s culture. You’ll be a great fit if:

  • You’re a team player, always ready to collaborate and give feedback
  • You’re excited to be involved in all aspects of the product
  • You’re scrappy! You love proactively finding solutions to problems and you’ve got a get-it-done mindset

At Balance, we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Benefits

We're cultivating an inclusive and sustainable workplace backed by excellent benefits:

  • Ownership - Meaningful early-stage equity in Balance
  • Healthcare - 100% paid Medical, Vision & Dental
  • 401k - 100% of contributions matched up to 3% of salary; 50% matched up to 6%
  • Unlimited Time Off - Manage to your work, take the flexibility
  • Remote work stipend - $250/mo to fix up your workspace or join a co-working space
  • Anything else you're looking for? - Let us know!

FAQ

How do I get in touch?

Send your profile over to careers@balancehomes.com to apply

Where is Balance located?

We’re building a fully remote team and have teammates throughout the US and in the UK

Do you consider part-time?

We have a strong preference for full-time, but we're open to shaping positions for candidates committed to joining full-time over the long term.

How are you funded?

We recently closed a $6.8M seed round with top-tier investors.

What is the compensation?

Balance offers competitive compensation for top-tier candidates and a growing set of benefits.