Colorado Nonprofit Association

(Sr.) Director of Salesforce Technology

Who We Are: 

CareerWise is a nationally-recognized nonprofit organization that creates life-changing opportunities for the youngest generation of America’s workforce. We build industry-led, student-centered, modern youth apprenticeships through classroom and on-the-job learning providing flexible, alternative pathways to economic mobility. We have hundreds of CareerWise apprentices in the workplace, charting new paths to academic and career success. In addition, workforce and education leaders from across the country have visited CareerWise to learn about our youth apprenticeship model. As a result, our programs have launched in multiple states, leveraging our institutional knowledge, technology, and infrastructure.

Who We’re Looking For:

We’re looking for someone who can lead a highly talented team of technology experts to build a Salesforce technology platform that delivers substantial value to stakeholders across our CareerWise Youth Apprenticeship Network. You have deep Salesforce experience and are exceptional at translating between business needs and technical solutions and effectively communicating with both technical and non-technical stakeholders. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core to who you are and you are intentional about embodying these values daily and embedding them in your work. We have an awesome team of smart, fun people who roll up our sleeves and get stuff done! You thrive in a high energy, dynamic team like ours. And we mean TEAM. We collaborate, engage in healthy debate, pivot quickly based on real-time learning, and jump in wherever our skills are needed.

Job Summary

Reporting to the VP of Product Operations, the (Sr.) Director of Salesforce Technology will lead a talented team responsible for delivering technology tools that drive the success of our youth apprenticeship programs nationwide. Our innovative external technology product comprises the Hiring Hub, Apprenticeship Hub, and Learning Hub – interconnected Salesforce-based platforms enabling thousands of young people to apply for and progress through apprenticeships, supported by their employers. Internally, our network uses Salesforce and various other tools (Atlassian,, Google Suite) to support our partners, manage data, and facilitate effective apprenticeships.

You will provide cross-functional leadership to set strategic direction, continually enhance product features, and drive adoption through exceptional user experiences.

What You’ll Be Doing:

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The above statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job being performed by employees assigned to this classification.  The duties listed are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.  With the evolution of the organization and this role, the responsibilities of this position may change at any time.