Position Details: Full-time position
Reports to: Executive Director
The Shared-Use Mobility Center (SUMC) is a public-interest organization working to foster collaboration in shared mobility (including bikesharing, carsharing, ridehailing and more) and help connect the growing industry with transit agencies, cities and communities across the nation. Through piloting programs, conducting new research and providing advice and expertise to cities and regions, SUMC hopes to extend the benefits of shared mobility for all.
The California Program and Policy Manager (Program Manager) will report to the Program and Development Director of SUMC. As a start-up organization, SUMC has a small staff responsible for a wide range of duties in a creative and flexible, but also fast-paced atmosphere.
The position will involve coordinating SUMC’s growing set of projects in the State of California. The work involves working closely with government agencies, civic organizations, community groups, private foundations, and shared mobility businesses to advance the SUMC mission to make it possible to live well without owning a car. This work will take the form of coalition-building, policy analysis, and technical assistance.
This is a full-time salaried position, and occasional travel is required.
The Program Manager will have the following responsibilities:
Advance mobility and land use policy in support of SUMC’s mission in California.
This will include:
Work with the Program and Development Director towards advancement of equity-focused shared mobility policies and programs in the State of California and nationally:
Provide guidance and assistance to the California Program Coordinator by:
The Program Manager will be expected to have at least five years of project management experience in urban planning, urban economics, social work, environmental studies or related field. Experience in community organizing and grant writing is a plus.
Send resume and cover letter to [email protected]
No phone calls please