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Marketing Associate - Austin

Lyft, Austin, TX

Lyft is your friend with a car, whenever you need one


Lyft is looking for a motivated, creative and organized Marketing Associate to join our Austin team. In this role, you will help build and scale marketing efforts at a local level. You will also help with executing grassroots marketing initiatives that build the Lyft brand and help Lyft acquire new passengers.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support the Austin Marketing Lead in ideating, creating and executing new brand initiatives in the local market, aimed at gaining new passengers and drivers
  • Take ownership of local partner initiatives (Be able to develop creative partnership ideas, engage new partners, close quickly and track progress)
  • Generate interesting and brand-relevant content (guerrilla, social, blog, video, etc.)
  • Assist in logistic implementation of events and special marketing initiatives
  • Provide graphic design support

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (preferably within Marketing, PR, Communications or similar field)
  • 2+ years of marketing experience required
  • Currently live in and have a strong knowledge of the Austin community (top events, venues, hotels, associations, nonprofits, neighborhoods, etc.)
  • High energy with an outgoing, social personality—you love talking to people, creating partnership and maintaining relationships
  • Ability to work occasional late/odd/weekend hours depending on event needs
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Experience contributing social media and blog content on behalf of a business
  • Has the ability to work as part of a team and independently, as well as take direction from managers well
  • Ability to multi-task, switch into different modes during the workday/week
  • Worked in a start up environment and/or you are ok with things changing and moving very quickly
  • Proficient with a Mac
  • Passion for the sharing economy

BONUS POINTS

  • Experience with social media (Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, FB, Spredfast, etc.)
  • Experience in content creation (blog writing, video production, etc.)
  • Speaks/reads Spanish
Lyft is an EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce, and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

About Lyft

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