Community Associate at Turo
Toronto, CA

We’re looking for a passionate self-starter to join our team to see what makes users of an online marketplace an engaged and empowered community. In this position, you will work side-by-side with our Senior Account Management and Community Associate to build relationships with our most active hosts and organize buzz-worthy events both online and offline. When you are ready, you’ll take the lead on all aspects of producing your own event.

If you are charismatic and creative with a knack for details and writing, let’s talk!

What you’ll do

  • Assist with all aspects of producing engaging events for our community of hosts and guerilla marketing activations ((festivals, street ambushes, etc). to acquire new Turo users.
  • Creative-- conceptualize, negotiate, plan and execute buzzworthy events that are within budget and ROI positive.
  • Research and draft everything from event announcements to copy that convey our unique value proposition to new users.
  • Connect with like-minded local organizations hosting their own event and festivals and advocate for our involvement to build and promote Turo awareness.
  • Build relationships with hosts across Canada for media opportunities and to collect valuable feedback and insights you can disseminate to appropriate teams.
  • Contribute to various team projects as needed.

What We’re Looking For

  • Outgoing with superior written and verbal communication for everything from answering post on our facebook group to writing inspired newsletters.
  • Creative & Laser-focused-- have fun but never lose sight of what’s best for our community
  • Organized-- You will wrangle lots of moving pieces and collaborate with different teams.
  • Passionate about event planning, social networking, guerrilla marketing, and PR.
  • Preferably Bilingual (English and French)
  • BA/BS degree required (Communications, Business, Marketing)
  • 2+ years of experience with online communities, social media, and event management.

Benefits: 

  • Competitive salary and meaningful equity
  • Employer paid medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Apple equipment of your choice
  • Four weeks paid time off
  • Weekly team lunch
  • Company-sponsored happy hours and team events
  • Turo owner matching and vehicle reimbursement program
  • Turo travel credit every month

We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. When in doubt, please apply!