Chief of Staff

Chicago, IL
Feb 28, 2023
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At Cameo, we make impossible connections possible. Our mission is to create the most personalized and authentic fan experiences on earth. Our global platform allows fans to get personalized video messages and live calls, merchandise from their favorite stars and creators, and through our Cameo for Business platform, all companies can now leverage the power of celebrity at scale. The key to our success? Our outstanding Cameo Fameo. The people behind the scenes, spreading joy to our talent and their fans - as well as their fellow colleagues - each and every day.

From product marketers to talent relations managers, software engineers and recruiters, the Cameo team is made up of the brightest minds in the biz. As we grow, our core values and startup mentality remain; we value creativity, hard work, collaboration, direct dialogue and feedback, and the continued development of our people. For more information, please visit

Our team is guided by five core values, and we like to share them early on to set the stage!

  • Challenge Assumptions
  • Roll Out the Red Carpet
  • Fight for Simplicity
  • Act Like and Owner
  • Make It Memorable

A Few More Things To Consider

👋 Our employees are called the Cameo Fameo, and our team means everything to us. Join smart, curious, humble individuals from all over the world and experience what it’s like to love where you work.

🏆 Humble brag - we’re honored to be named one of LinkedIn’s Top 50 Startups to Work For, voted one of America’s Best Startup Employers by Forbes, the #1 Most Innovative Social Media Company by Fast Company, and recently raised a $100M Series C.

🌎 As the world continues to shift and shape, so do we. Our Where We Work program offers a combination of hub office locations, work from home, and fully remote roles to ensure we’re building a diverse and inclusive team.

🎁 The goods - competitive salaries, equity, health insurance, 401(k), wellness perks, and unlimited PTO just to name a few. Oh, and did we mention Cameo works with noteworthy actors, athletes, musicians, your favorite creators, global superstars, famous furry friends and more!?

About The Role

We’re looking for a Chief of Staff to partner with our CEO and COO on the strategy and operational cadence of the business. This role is a trusted advisor to Cameo’s executives in driving results, facilitating effective and focused discussions, and ensuring efficient operations. A successful candidate needs to be able to seamlessly use internal and external data and trends to set, communicate, and execute against the company's go-forward strategy.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Collaborate directly with C-level and department leads on strategy execution
  • Build consensus and deliver a commitment on the right course of action
  • Partner with cross-functional stakeholders to operationalize that commitment and see the resulting initiative through to a successful outcome
  • Ensure the day-to-day smooth business operations with systems and seamless execution
  • Closely partner with our finance and data teams to assess the health of our business systems and revenue reporting infrastructure for an executive audience
  • Communicate the purpose and strategy of Cameo, internally and externally, in a succinct, consistent manner
  • Collaborate with your teammates on discrete projects within their functions
  • Develop business cases to invest in new markets, new product offerings, or deliver improved business performance through other channels

Things We Hope You’ll Bring To The Table

  • 4-8 years of strategy and operations experience
  • Experience in Consulting, Investment Banking, or BizOps preferred
  • Industry experience in consumer-facing products preferred
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, experience in startup environment a plus
  • Can partner with C-Suite executives to determine long-term strategy and chart an execution plan
  • Can easily absorb, understand, and structure complex information quickly
  • Communicate effectively in written (documents and emails), visual (charts and decks), and verbal forms, and are able to calibrate communications for audiences of all levels
  • Able to connect a course of action that Intercom takes to the impact on top or bottom line figures and other leading indicators of business performance
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced startup environment that requires managing competing priorities, quick and frequent pivots, and continually building new processes
  • Have a growth mindset and really enjoy making product changes that improve conversion
  • Deep interest in owning a strategy roadmap to make magical moments happen for fans and Cameo

All salary ranges are dependent on individual experience and expectations. Cameo is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for every person who walks through our doors. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Cameo celebrates and embraces diversity.

The salary range for this position is $120,000 to $170,000. Cameo determines salary ranges by role and level with ranges for US roles typically based on our home market of Chicago. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within that range, individual pay is determined by job-related skills, experience, and relevant education and training. Posted salary ranges reflect base salary only, exclusive of equity and other compensation and benefits.

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