About Canoo

If you're intrigued by the dream of working alongside the smartest & most revolutionary designers and engineers in the EV space, Canoo just may be the place for you. Are you a person who is irked by the status quo? Do you derive personal satisfaction from doing something you've never done before, and seeing that work actually put into production? Here at Canoo, every day is vastly different from the one before it, as we're moving swiftly toward our goal of changing the way the world looks at Urban Mobility. We’re a well-funded start-up, led by the who's who of EV business leaders, whose passion brought them together on this special mission. We're diligently preparing for our first vehicle launch and looking for deeply experienced and passionate talent, who are not just looking for a “job," but rather are driven to raise the bar and create new benchmarks within the global EV industry. Read on...

Job Purpose

We are searching for an enthusiastic Automotive and Corporate Event Manager with a track record for success. Your creativity, organizational skills, and vision will assist our organization in amplifying brand visibility, enhancing client and employee relations, and improve our organization's growth through events that effectively communicate business strategy and brand personality.

Responsibilities

  • Host events that enhance our organization's profile, grow awareness, and enhance our brand’s mission to bring the EV to everyone through amazing experiences
  • Manage VIP investor events, trade shows, press events and a growing portfolio of brand experiences/partnerships
  • Research and secure venues, plan and manage our events' calendar, negotiate quotes and agreements with vendors, assisting with event marketing, monitoring timeframes and budgets, networking, and delivering on event brief objectives
  • Reinforce client-to-business relations, improve the organization's image, and effectively deliver on event objectives

Experience

  • Demonstrate exceptional organizational abilities, superb interpersonal skills, multi-tasking skills, and excellent time-management
  • 10+ years of event planning experience, in large scale events like (CES, Auto shows, SXSW, Trade shows, and VIP exclusive luxury events)
  • 5+ years of Automotive experience with driving events, vehicle prep and transportation

What's Cool About Working Here...

  • Four months paid primary care giver leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Participation in the Employee Equity Compensation Plan
  • Casual workplace with an unbelievable feeling of energy
  • Work in a high-growth start up that will redefine urban mobility

Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

Any unsolicited resumes or candidate profiles submitted in response to our job posting shall be considered the property of Canoo Inc. and its subsidiaries and are not subject to payment of referral or placement fees if any such candidate is later hired by Canoo unless you have a signed written agreement in place with us which covers the applicable job posting