Solar for every American
Enrollment Associate$35k – $70k
Compensation: Base 35k + uncapped commission
Location: Cambridge, MA
Position overview: Not okay with fossil fuels driving our planet into oblivion? Neither are we. That’s why we started Solstice. 80% of America is locked out of the solar market because they cannot install solar on their roof. Solstice radically expands access to clean energy by providing community-shared solar power to American households. This model enables any resident to enjoy clean energy at no upfront cost and save money on their electric bill.
We are looking for an outstanding Outreach Associate who can get residents and small businesses excited to join their local community solar garden. This fast-paced, high-volume role is designed to hone your skills and launch your career, and comes with significant responsibility and autonomy. If you’re passionate about sales, and are looking to make an impact on the ground level of an organization that’s changing the energy industry, Solstice is looking for you!
Responsibilities will include:
Exceed monthly and project-based targets
Own customer development and entire sales-cycle
Leverage both phone and email to clearly communicate Solstice value proposition to customers
Conducting outreach to and building relationships with community organizations, including houses of worship, workplaces, community centers, schools, and service organizations
Collaborate with Outreach members to motivate each other and improve daily
Document all activities in our CRM
Fully understanding the solar industry, community solar market, the Solstice customer profile and value proposition
Help us build scalable sales processes and implement efficiencies
Who You Are:
Up for the challenge– knowing it won’t be easy, you want real responsibility
Bold, fearless, unafraid to fail – a true entrepreneurial spirit
A great communicator – You love talking to people
A go-getter – Not okay with NO and always chasing the next YES
A lifelong student – always eager to learn and improve your craft
Full of positive attitude – you see challenges as opportunities
Hungry to be part of a team that motivates and inspires you
Passionate about renewables, clean-tech, and/or sustainability
6 months – 2 years of post-grad sales or political organizing experience
Ability to sustain a high volume of outbound sales activity
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
Process driven, highly motivated, competitive, yet team-oriented
Excited to work at a fast-paced early stage startup
Willingness to work evenings and weekends on occasion
Health, dental, vision
Paid parental leave
Every Thursday, you can work from wherever you would like and without internal meetings to help you get work done!
Employees get 15 paid vacation days as well as 8 paid sick days.
Solstice observes 17 paid holidays including the Friday after Thanksgiving. This also includes a full week and a half that the whole company closes for New Years.