Are you an innovation-obsessed community leader interested in owning a city for a rapidly growing startup? Do you have a passion for creating community and building innovative environments? At CrashPad (www.crashpadboston.com), we’re building shared living spaces where a members immerse themselves in the culture of entrepreneurship by co-living with like-minded people for community, connections, mentorship, and fun. This is the role of a lifetime for the right person.
WHO YOU ARE
We are seeking an entrepreneurial community builder to serve as City Manager for our upcoming CrashPad New York launch. You will be responsible for launching and leading CrashPad in your city, and ensuring an amazing experience for our members.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
Work with CrashPad’s launch team to launch CrashPad in your city.
Manage and grow a community of amazing innovators and entrepreneurs.
Interface with the local innovation community – find speakers, partners, and mentors.
Work with our HQ to maintain and improve our product/process.
Develop best practices and share information with HQ and other City Managers.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO BE:
A leader. You’ll be responsible for running CrashPad in this city, and need to have the ability and drive to lead the community and the local team.
Versatile. From recruiting to accounting, throwing events to helping with house build-outs, marketing to business development – you’re a well rounded team player, comfortable putting on a new hat and running with it.
Self-Starter. You’re completely self-motivated, and able to work independently to see what needs to be done. You use creativity combined with excellent judgment to execute – all without close supervision.
Super smart. You need to be an excellent thinker and communicator. Your writing should be highly polished, and your verbal communication should be inspiring.
Well networked and local. You can attract and build a mentor network for the house in your city. You know which events to go to, and know the lay of the land around the city.
Marketing maven. From social media to blog post writing – you know how to run some mean marketing game.
Event planning genie. You’re able to conjure up polished, exciting experiences time and again. You can recruit speakers, plan engaging content, and are tech savvy enough to set up film/photography rigs.
Self-improving. You’re emotionally mature and self-reflective. You’re constantly trying to improve yourself, and you’re dedicated to excellence at both the team and individual levels.
Deep involvement and leadership of a community of truly inspiring innovators and entrepreneurs..
Get in early: you’ll help build the strategy and direction of our company.
Work with an amazing team. We’re seasoned startup veterans with top tier investors.
We’re very rapidly growing – opening 3 houses in our first six months.