Powerhouse engagement associate
Powerhouse backs entrepreneurs building the future of energy. Since inception, Powerhouse has housed over 60 clean energy startups and organizations. Powerhouse startups have collectively generated hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue, raised hundreds of millions in capital, and created thousands of jobs.
Powerhouse is an Oakland based co-working space and seed fund. We collaborate with energy startups, multinational corporations, utilities and investors to create an energy system that is decarbonized, decentralized, democratized, and digitized in the US and around the world.
The Powerhouse team has built a high-performance, results oriented organization. We’re committed to cultivating a positive workplace that embraces feedback and supports personal and professional growth.
Powerhouse is looking for a self-directed individual to lead our marketing, communications, and events. This is an opportunity to creatively expand the Powerhouse brand, network, and impact as a member of a highly effective and diverse team.
Key Responsibilities for this Role Include:
Lead Powerhouse marketing and communications including the curation and management of Powerhouse’s website, social media, and monthly newsletter
Develop and implement Powerhouse and Powerhouse Ventures public and private events including Powerhouse Circle, Suncode, Powerhouse Ventures’ LP meetings, Watt it Takes (Powerhouse & GTM’s monthly podcast), and more
Strategic development of new opportunities that leverage, engage, and provide value to Powerhouse’s immediate and extended network of startups and industry leaders
Secure speaking engagements for the Powerhouse team, startups, and experts
Manage Powerhouse’s media strategy and key relationships
Track and analyze Powerhouse’s media metrics
Draft press releases and field media inquiries
Produce creative and on-brand content and visuals
Other Responsibilities Include:
Build key relationships with startups and corporate and venture partners
Leverage our network to share the successes of Powerhouse portfolio companies
Leverage the Powerhouse brand to assist Powerhouse Ventures deal sourcing
Collect and disseminate success metrics from Powerhouse startups
Manage office admission pipeline and operations with our coworking space partner
Leverage our brand to recruit interns, volunteers, and technical experts
At least a year of full time relevant experience
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Social media aficionado with an eye for design
Detail oriented with outstanding organizational skills
Meet and exceed deadlines with consistent follow through
Motivated by challenges, solutions-oriented, relentlessly positive
Team-oriented, fast-paced, outcomes driven, high EQ
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited post-secondary institution
Experience working at a startup
Industry experience in cleantech
Experience convening and leading events
Experience in designing and producing custom content and visuals
Competitive pay will be offered commensurate with qualifications, and competitive benefits will be provided.
Please submit a resume and cover letter to email@example.com with subject line ‘Your First and Last Name - Engagement Associate Application’.
Powerhouse is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all members of our team.