Local Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities in our Local Communities



SHIFT does not offer a comprehensive job listing page on our website.  However,  SHIFT will occasionally highlight information about unique volunteer or paid opportunities that we believe may be of high interest to our members. These opportunities are listed below.



thedatabank, gbc
Now Hiring – Business Manager, Part Time

thedatabank, gbc is an innovative, pioneering database software and services company established in 1998. In addition to being one of the first companies in the country to offer web-based CRM software solutions to nonprofits, government agencies and social sector organizations, thedatabank was one of the first certified benefit corporations in the state. Based in St. Paul, thedatabank is a multi-time awardee of both Best Places to Work in Minnesota by Minnesota Business Magazine and Best for the World awardee from B-Labs. Read more

We are seeking that someone who has broad business knowledge with attention to detail to oversee and manage both financial and HR responsibilities as well as general operations in a small business environment.


  • Financial Oversight: cash management, AR, budgets, cash flow, supervise
    bookkeeping (40%)
  • HR: Oversee and coordinate employee benefits, agreements, hiring and payroll
    service. (40%)
  • General Business Management: office management, vendor, client and landlord
    relationships and assisting management team. (20%)
  • The ideal candidate will be a high-level independent thinker who thrives in a
    team-oriented small business environment.
  • Work with professional resources, contract accountant and attorney as needed


  • Must be proficient in Quickbooks Online, Excel, Google applications.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of small business processes.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills.
  • Familiar with bookkeeping and key accounting concepts.
  • Understands payroll regulations and reporting requirements.
  • Accurate and detail oriented as well as “big picture” oriented.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Effectively manage vendor and customer relationships in a collaborative


  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Compensation commensurate with experience.

Send cover letter and resume with references to jobs@thedatabank.com with Business
Manager in the subject line.  Please note that you found this posting on the SHIFT website.



Help Students Succeed!  Help students succeed! Career changers and retirees are needed this school year to serve as paid literacy or math tutors in local schools every day (full-time and part-time positions available). Plus, earn money for school for yourself, your child or grandchild. Read more

Did you know that students who don’t read proficiently by the end of 3rd grade are four times more likely to drop out of school? And only 11% of children who fail math in 6th grade, go on to graduate high school? Our goal is to help all Minnesota children be successful in reading by the end of 3rd grade and in algebra by the end of 8th grade. Passing these important academic milestones is critical for a better start to their futures. If you are passionate about education and children, join us and make a difference in the lives of preschool, elementary and middle school students every day. Become a Minnesota Reading Corps or a Minnesota Math Corps tutor and help struggling students get on track for academic success. We’ll provide training to get you started and ongoing coaching so you’ll be supported throughout your term of service.

servemn.egnyte.comView available positions and apply online now .


There are other organizations and websites whose primary focus is to support job seekers.   We encourage our members to take advantage of these robust job sites.  


The SHIFT Job Resources page contains many useful job search links for your convenience.  Take me there.