Manager of Public Affairs

04 Dec, 2018


Manager of Public Affairs

San Francisco, CA


Lime is a smart-mobility provider that offers cities an array of mobility products including Lime-E e-assist bicycles and Lime-S electric scooters. Lime aims to revolutionize mobility in cities and campuses by empowering residents with cleaner, more efficient, and affordable transportation options that improve urban sustainability.

Lime is looking for a talented public affairs professional and political strategist to help advance our newly created Public Affairs team. Your mission will be to help develop and own all aspects of our national engagement strategy to build support for Lime’s role in local communities.


    • Cultivate relationships with third-party organizations and individuals to build support for Lime’s policy goals
    • Manage national association memberships and event sponsorship strategies and budgets
    • Crafting coalitions, engaging experts, and developing and fostering relationships with key organizations to shape the conventional wisdom about our industry and brand
    • Help build and drive Lime’s policy thought leadership program with audiences, including authoring original content, creating a public speaking and conference strategy for Lime executives at policy-focused events, and working with surrogates
    • Develop an internal stakeholders network to support third-party engagement opportunities, event participation, and thought leadership activities
    • Work with Lime’s Policy Research team to identify and develop third-party partners to contribute and promote research content demonstrating Lime’s benefits, based on in-house data analysis as well as external research collaborations
    • Contribute to the development of educational and issue area collateral for policy audiences to assist the regional Government Relations teams in their discussions with cities
    • Help elevate Lime’s overall brand among influencers and establish the company as the leader in micromobility, positively impacting communities around the globe
    • Location: San Francisco, D.C., or NYC 


    • 5-7 years of experience in corporate public affairs, communications and/or political campaign strategy
    • Understanding of policy issues related to Lime’s products, with a familiarity on relevant experts, issue-based organizations, and influencers
    • Extensive relationships with industry, civic, non-profit, and political stakeholders
    • Domain expertise in the subject of urban transportation and related topics, such as land use, infrastructure, and environmental impact
    • Ability to take ownership of complex projects and see them through to execution on rapid timeline
    • Self-starter who is eager to make their mark in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial organization
    • Excellent organization, communication, writing and presentation skills and experience working across multiple levels, teams and regions
    • Personal passion for sustainable urban transportation and an ability to evangelize its benefits to cities and stakeholders

What We Offer

    • Opportunity to revolutionize transportation in your hometown with the leader in urban mobility solutions
    • A position that offers a variety of career and resume building experiences with the fastest growing startup of 2018
    • Scale with a rapidly growing organization, with tons of opportunity for growth
    • Play a role in the transformation of urban mobility and sustainability
    • Work with a team of fun and motivated individuals
    • Competitive salary and benefits

We here at Lime strive to build a workforce comprised of individuals with diverse backgrounds, abilities, minds, and identities that will help us to grow, not only as a company, but also as individuals. Lime is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Learn more here 

Job posted: 2018-12-04