Jobs @ Turo

Project Specialist III

Phoenix, AZ
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The Project Specialist III will act as a liaison between Operations, Product, Marketing and Turo as a whole by building strong relationships with these departments, becoming the Operations Jira owner, and independently managing all Operations related projects.&nbsp;<br><br></span><strong>Responsibilities:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Supports internal departments as they relate to ongoing projects, involving the correct Operations point of contact as needed</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Provides visibility into other departments regarding any Operations-related ongoing projects and provides regular status updates, while also keeping the Operations team apprised of any upcoming projects from other departments that may impact Operations.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Creates and maintain all Jira projects with an exhaustive summary of all of the latest relevant info</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Manages all project statuses to ensure alignment of the Shared Services Team Kanban Board</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Produces periodic reports to all Operations, Product and Marketing stakeholders</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Owns and manages Jira and Weekly Planning Reporting</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Has full understanding of all Operations projects and goals</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Identifies and schedules Kick Off and Check In meetings when appropriate</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensures the project is well vetted and thought through using the DMAIC methodology</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensures clear roles, responsibilities, deliverables and deadlines are defined&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Drives effective meeting by developing clear objectives and agendas</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Produces status reports per ongoing projects with related risk level</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Is constantly aware of each project's overall status</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Maintains a strong relationship with all Operations managers to ensure coordination of their initiatives while educating and guiding them through the SOS processes and tools</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>Requirements:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">AZ based</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">BA or equivalent years of experience</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">1+ years of experience managing projects</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Working knowledge of Jira</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Excellent written and verbal communication</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proven ability to solve practical business problems</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proven project management, multitasking &amp; prioritization skills</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ability to balance attention to detail with expeditious execution in a fast-paced environment</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Highest standards of accuracy and precision; extremely organized</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Demonstrated ability to influence and gain consensus</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Superb interpersonal skills with ability to clearly articulate project summaries, action items and deliverables</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Bonus:</span></li> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Start-up experience, ability to thrive in a fast paced, constantly changing environment</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">PMP certified</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lean SIx Sigma Certified&nbsp;</span></li> </ul> </ul> <p><strong>Benefits:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Competitive salary and equity for all full-time employees</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Flexible paid time off, paid holidays, paid volunteer time off, and paid parental leave</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Turo host matching and vehicle reimbursement program</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Turo travel credit every month</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>About Turo</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Turo is the world’s largest car sharing marketplace where you can book any car you want, wherever you want it, from a vibrant community of trusted hosts across the US, Canada, and the UK. Guests choose from a totally unique selection of nearby cars, while hosts earn extra money to offset the costs of car ownership. A pioneer of the sharing economy and the travel industry, Turo is a safe, supportive community where the car you book is part of a story, not a fleet. Discover Turo at </span><a href="https://turo.com/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">https://turo.com</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, the App Store, and Google Play, and check out our blog, </span><a href="https://blog.turo.com/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Field Notes</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Turo has raised $450M to date from top-tier investors, including IAC, Daimler AG, Kleiner Perkins, GV, Canaan Partners, August Capital, and Shasta Ventures.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Turo cultivates a tight-knit team of smart, critical thinkers who care about their work and their colleagues. Our recruiting team is always on the lookout for supportive, down-to-earth, pioneering, and efficient candidates to grow our team's talent and enrich our culture.</span></p> <p><a href="https://medium.com/@andre_haddad/connecting-the-dots-to-a-compelling-not-cultish-company-culture-35dc871cba08"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Read more</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> about the Turo culture according to Turo CEO, Andre Haddad.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">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, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. When in doubt, please apply!</span></p>


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