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Dockless shared electric scooters for cities and campuses

Community Partnerships Associate

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About Spin Spin operates electric scooters in cities and campuses nationwide, bringing sustainable last-mile mobility solutions to diverse communities. Recognized for its consistent cooperation and collaboration with cities, Spin partners closely with transportation planners, elected officials, community groups, and university administrators to bring stationless mobility options to streets in a responsible and carefully orchestrated manner. Based in San Francisco, Spin is a diverse team of engineers, designers, urban planners, policymakers, lawyers and operators with experience from Y Combinator, Lyft, Uber, local and federal government, and the transportation advocacy world. Spin was known for launching the first stationless mobility program in Seattle, and has since expanded to become the exclusive electric scooter partner in mid-sized cities like Coral Gables, Florida and Lexington, Kentucky, and one of a few permitted scooter operators in large cities like Denver, Detroit, and Washington, D.C. The team embeds in cities and neighborhoods to understand their specific transportation needs, and hires locally from the community. Spin is expanding quickly and looking for top-tier talent to help us bring affordable and accessible transportation options to cities and define what future safe streets will look like. About The Role

Spin is committed to making micromobility work for everyone in the communities we serve. Spin’s Partnerships team is seeking an outgoing Community Partnerships Associate who is dedicated to understanding the needs of individual communities and strengthening Spin’s micromobility offerings. The ideal Community Partnerships Associate is someone who cultivates trust with local organizations while delivering Spin’s partnership promise. This role will be responsible for executing Spin’s community engagement strategy in-market, and working on other priority initiatives as they arise.

Spin’s Community Partnerships Associates work within a regional territory and own the planning and execution of user outreach initiatives with local stakeholder groups, including key leaders, community organizations, and business improvement districts. Joining this high performing team, you will proactively build relationships to ensure Spin meets and exceeds all outreach requirements related to local permits. You will also grow Spin’s user base to bring new mobility options to communities that are underserved, and take the lead on innovative initiatives in your market. We are looking for a talented, results-oriented professional who is passionate about enhancing micromobility’s impact locally.

*Responsibilities: *

  • Represent Spin in local markets, strengthening Spin’s brand, reputation and ability to deliver value to the community
  • Build relationships with influencers (community organizations, advocacy groups, business improvement districts, etc) in your region, and develop quarterly engagement plans
  • Represent Spin at local events (safety demonstrations, street fairs, parades, group rides, etc), and coordinate support with third-party resources when needed
  • Promote Spin Access, Spin’s equity program designed to reduce barriers for diverse populations
  • Fulfill all obligations required by Spin’s local operating agreements and permits in conjunction with the Government Partnerships team
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with regional General Managers and operations teams to maintain a strong understanding of operational priorities
  • Collect, track, and report local data as required according to internal and external requests
  • Build alliances with local Chambers of Commerce and other organizations to support Business Team objectives

Qualifications:

  • 2-4+ years of experience in a business development or community advocacy role, with demonstrated skills planning and executing events, building coalitions, conducting grassroots advocacy, and/or executing sales
  • Strong cultural competence and ability to communicate effectively with all users and groups
  • Dynamic interpersonal and presentation skills, comfortable speaking publicly to diverse audiences
  • Ability to prioritize and manage a high volume of correspondence
  • Confident prospecting new alliances and converting leads to partners with a collaborative approach
  • Strong project management skills and great attention to detail
  • Passion for mobility, equity, and your region
  • Skilled with Salesforce, spreadsheets, and other data management tools
  • Ability to stand, stoop, bend, and lift up to 45 lbs
  • Ability to speak a second language is a plus Benefits & Perks:
  • Opportunity to join a fast-growing startup and help shape and establish the company’s industry leadership
  • Competitive health benefits
  • Unlimited PTO for salaried roles
  • Commuter stipend plus pre-tax benefits
  • Monthly cell phone bill stipend
  • Wellness perk for salaried roles Spin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment in an unlawful matter. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all individuals. Spin treats all employees and job applicants on the basis of merit, qualifications, and competence without regard to any qualified individuals' sex, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender (including pregnancy, breastfeeding, or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristic or information, marital status, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. Spin also considers qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable local, state, and federal law. Spin is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in its job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at job_accommodations@spin.pm.

Health benefits

Paid time off

Catered lunches

Wellness reimbursement

Commuter benefits

Cell phone reimbursement

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Dockless shared electric scooters for cities and campuses

Spin - Electric Scooter Sharing focuses on Mobile, Transportation, and Apps. Their company has offices in San Francisco. They have a large team that's between 501-1000 employees. To date, Spin - Electric Scooter Sharing has raised $8M of funding; their latest round was closed on November 2018.

You can view their website at https://spin.pm/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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