Community Ambassador - Springfield

Do you love Springfield? Are you the go-to person when it comes to planning a night out, always ready with a recommendation for the city’s most seasoned finds and hidden hotspots? Are you a self-driven person who wants to be in charge of your own time and using your experience and ideas to help to build a great local community of Yelpers in Springfield? As the Springfield Community Ambassador, you’ll be a part-time independent professional services provider (working out of your home or anywhere with WiFi) at the helm of a vibrant, buzzing community of locals who drink, shop and play their way through the city via peer recommendations on Yelp. Community Ambassadors are driven, entrepreneurial, self-motivated, friendly, fearless, and creative.

About you:

  • Has a fire in the belly. Walks through walls. Takes no prisoners. In a word: driven. Even when no one is watching. Especially then.
  • Social connector. You are the hub of your social world. You know everyone. Everyone knows you. The fun one. Diplomatic, too.
  • You reside in Springfield and consider yourself a local expert.
  • Lives to write; writes to live. You know who you are... pencils down!
  • You speak and write English fluently

Other fun details & requirements:

  • Community Ambassadors create and implement Yelp's local marketing and event strategy
  • Community Ambassadors have experience with event planning, social networking, social media management, guerrilla marketing tactics and public relations
  • This is a part-time position. Flexible 10-20 hours per week
  • Must be professional and punctual
  • Not restricted to just working for Yelp

Ready to apply? Submit the following (all required):

  • Cover letter showcasing your writing skills and general personality and style. We want to understand what makes you tick and why you want to join the Yelp team.
  • CV showcasing your relevant experience
  • A link to your Yelp profile

What's a day in the life of a Yelp CM like? Check out this blog by our own Jenny L, Edinburgh CM:

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