Growth Specialist

Getaround, Washington, DC

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We have just launched our Getaround team in Washington D.C and we are looking for outgoing individuals who can help grow our local community by signing up new customers and representing Getaround at events. You should be an energetic people person with excellent communication skills. Your job is to get people excited about Getaround with a focus on signing up new car owners and renters. This is a part-time position (10-30 hours/week, including weekends).

What you'll be doing

  • Promoting a company that is having a strong positive impact on society: carsharing reduces greenhouse gas emissions and empowers people in lower income brackets
  • Interacting with the public in street and event settings while distributing outreach material and getting people to sign up
  • Educating the public about the sharing economy and the opportunity to make a car a cash positive asset
  • Driving Getaround's coolest cars around to use as props
  • Manage a team of outsourced Brand Ambassadors at large scale events
  • Assist the local Getaround team with ad-hoc tasks in growing the market

What were looking for

  • Strong communicator who's highly outgoing and energetic
  • Prior experience with sales, street marketing or canvassing
  • Believer in the sharing economy and user of services like Uber, Airbnb and Zipcar
  • Pursuing a 4 year degree in marketing, communications, or a related field is nice but not required.
  • Must be able to pass driving requirements to become a member of the Getaround community/team
  • No major driving infractions or speeding tickets (hey, you just might be driving a Tesla around!)

Hours, pay and benefits:

  • 10-30 hrs/week, including evenings and weekends
  • Free monthly Getaround driving credit
  • Play a key role in launching a growing startup in a new city
In your application, please include a few sentences on what you'd say to a car owner to convince them to share their car on Getaround, and what you'd say to a potential renter about why they should try Getaround.

At Getaround, we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no matter your race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status, your perspective has value.

Come join us in continuing to make Getaround a great place to work!

About Getaround

About us Getaround is an on-demand carsharing marketplace powered by our proprietary hardware technology, the Getaround Connect. Headquartered in San Francisco since 2009, we won TechCrunch Disrupt in 2011, and launched on-demand carsharing just two years later. Getaround has grown to over 200,000 members across the US by allowing users to rent, unlock and drive — all with your phone. Rates start at $5/hour including insurance and no membership fees. Car owners conveniently share their cars earning $500-$1000 a month.

Want to learn more about Getaround? Visit Getaround's website.