Event Marketing Specialist

San Francisco, CA

About Shyp 
Shyp makes shipping work for business. Using a combination of technology, logistics, and outstanding customer service, Shyp makes it easy for people and businesses to send things to each other -- while saving money. Our award-winning app delivers a thoughtful customer experience, while our fleet of couriers and warehouse technicians form the backbone for our high-paced package processing pipeline. The end result is an experience that the New York Times has called, “magical.” We’re taking Shyp to the next level as we expand our geographic footprint and suite of product offerings.  

The Role  
Shyp is seeking a self-directed events marketer who can create compelling customer experiences that create awareness of Shyp and interest in our solutions. You will manage and execute tactics for all event-related programs, including identifying the right exhibitor opportunities and working across the company to develop a compelling presence. You’ll work directly with sales, marketing and creative team members, and have significant, frequent opportunities to collaborate with the executive team.


    • Your objective will be to generate leads for our SMB sales team and generate brand awareness amongst key constituents
    • You will manage all aspects of event production -- from sign up to show presence to sales team follow up
    • You will manage a budget that delivers ROI against customer acquisition cost constraints
    • You may work evenings and weekends as some events we attend are consumer-oriented
    • You’ll assist the broader marketing team with special projects as necessary

What we're looking for

    • 5+ years relevant experience; startup experience a plus
    • Prior experience within shipping industry a bonus
    • Results-oriented marketer with ability to drive to continually improve program outcomes
    • Strong project manager with attention to detail and ability to herd cats
    • Creative thinker who puts customer’s needs first

What we'd love to see

    • Entrepreneurial attitude -- Self-directed, motivated, enthusiastic
    • Comfortable working in fast-paced, growth environment

What this job is not

    • A general marketing role
    • An administrative role


    • The best medical, dental and vision coverage available – Shyp pays 95%
    • 75% of a Gym membership or wellness regimen you prefer – up to $100 a month
    • Lunch at our San Francisco HQ
    • Awesome team building activities and events - let's hang out
    • Whatever computer and desk setup you want - let's get to work!

We offer a competitive benefits package - Life, STD, LTD, Parental Leave and more.

Shyp is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Diversity and inclusion are at the core of our team's culture. We're proud to welcome people with different backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences — join us and let's do our best work together.