We are looking for well-rounded team players with an outgoing personality to join our team.  Portland Pedal Power (PPP) is a fast-growing active advertising and bicycle-based concierge delivery company.  PPP offers active advertising, integrated promotions combining visible signage with social media and a personal touch, while serving prominent businesses with high-end concierge delivery.

Chief Operating Officer

This position is now closed and is no longer accepting applicants. Thank you.

Are you a creative, experienced operations leader looking to bring a local Portland business to the next level? Portland Pedal Power is a leader in the growing office food delivery space. Our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer service.

This is an opportunity for a creative, visionary and forward-thinking executive with the skill and demonstrated motivation to building strong teams and organizations.

Working directly with the PPP owner team, the Chief Operating of Portland Pedal Power will provide strategic leadership and management to meet and exceed this values-based company’s objectives for quality, safety, performance, growth, and profitability. This includes management, hiring, monitoring, training, motivating, evaluation and oversight of the Operational functions of the organization as well as framing the infrastructure for growth in Portland and beyond to other markets.

This position will have comprehensive responsibility for Growth Strategy, Operations, Sales, Marketing and Process & Systems. The primary goals for the position are to:

  • Fulfill our mission by providing the highest in quality, service, and innovation
  • Increase operational efficiency within the company by first developing in-depth knowledge of PPP operational processes and systems
  • Meet and exceed operational goals and work strategies targeting effectiveness and long-term business success
  • Lead, develop, and engage employees and owner team; among operational team, this includes dispatch and catering team, marketing and sales lead, HR and billing roles, other positions
  • Maximize growth and profits
  • Support the development of PPP’s positive, innovative culture
  • Make a substantial contribution to the overall success of the company

Our Ideal Candidate:

As a values-based company, we are looking for a person to become fully invested in our mission and team. We will not consider consultants for this role. This person needs to see the scalability of our model and, adhering to our company values, have the skills, integrity, and vision to advance the company’s profitability through ethical, responsible business practices. In addition to this vision, this person needs to be ready to quickly move into a working manager position, supporting daily operational activities.

Required Skills/Qualifications/Competencies:

  • Demonstrated experience as a manager with the ability to motivate and manage team
  • Ability to work under pressure, wear many hats and prioritize key job functions
  • Strong background in customer service with excellent communication skills and the ability to “read” customers.
  • A 4-year degree is required
  • Detail orientated
  • Excellent record keeping skills
  • Skilled in use of MS Office (Excel, Word)
  • Ability to apply initiative and make judgments. Be adaptable to changing situations.

Desired Skills/Qualifications/Competencies:

  • MBA strongly preferred
  • Experience in finance and booking keeping and/or HR a plus, but not required
  • Knowledge of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems
  • Previous experience in a start up
  • Ability to ride large cargo bike

Needed Tools:

  • Smart phone with email and text capabilities  

Availability:  

Full-time. Employee must be available on regular pre-determined days and times.

This is a full-time exempt, position in Portland, Oregon. Pay rate is competitive and depends on experience. Equity is possible for the right candidate. To apply, please send a resume and thoughtful cover letter to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

General Manager

This position is now closed and is no longer accepting applicants. Thank you.

Are you a creative, experienced operations leader looking to bring a local Portland business to the next level? Portland Pedal Power is a leader in the growing office food delivery space. Our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer service.

This is an opportunity for a creative, visionary and forward-thinking leader with the skill and demonstrated motivation to building strong teams and organizations.

Working directly with the PPP owner team, the General Manager of Portland Pedal Power will provide strategic leadership and management to meet and exceed this values-based company’s objectives for quality, safety, performance, growth, and profitability. This includes management, hiring, monitoring, training, motivating, evaluation and oversight of the Operational functions of the organization as well as framing the infrastructure for growth in Portland and beyond to other markets.

This position will have comprehensive responsibility for Growth Strategy, Operations, Sales, Marketing and Process & Systems. The primary goals for the position are to:

  • Fulfill our mission by providing the highest in quality, service, and innovation
  • Increase operational efficiency within the company by first developing in-depth knowledge of PPP operational processes and systems
  • Meet and exceed operational goals and work strategies targeting effectiveness and long-term business success
  • Lead, develop, and engage employees and owner team; among operational team, this includes dispatch and catering team, marketing and sales lead, HR and billing roles, other positions
  • Maximize growth and profits
  • Support the development of PPP’s positive, innovative culture
  • Make a substantial contribution to the overall success of the company

Our Ideal Candidate:

As a values-based company, we are looking for a person to become fully invested in our mission and team. We will not consider consultants for this role. This person needs to see the scalability of our model and, adhering to our company values, have the skills, integrity, and vision to advance the company’s profitability through ethical, responsible business practices. In addition to this vision, this person needs to be ready to quickly move into a working manager position, supporting daily operational activities.

Required Skills/Qualifications/Competencies:

  • Demonstrated experience as a manager with the ability to motivate and manage team
  • Ability to work under pressure, wear many hats and prioritize key job functions
  • Strong background in customer service with excellent communication skills and the ability to “read” customers.
  • A 4-year degree is required
  • Detail orientated
  • Excellent record keeping skills
  • Skilled in use of MS Office (Excel, Word)
  • Ability to apply initiative and make judgments. Be adaptable to changing situations.

Desired Skills/Qualifications/Competencies:

  • MBA preferred
  • Experience in finance and booking keeping and/or HR a plus, but not required
  • Knowledge of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems
  • Previous experience in a start up
  • Ability to ride large cargo bike

Needed Tools:

  • Smart phone with email and text capabilities  

Availability:  

Full-time. Employee must be available on regular pre-determined days and times.

This is a full-time exempt, position in Portland, Oregon. Pay rate is competitive and depends on experience. Equity is possible for the right candidate. To apply, please send a resume and thoughtful cover letter to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Brand Ambassador/Rider

This part-time brand ambassador conducts brand awareness activities, product deliveries and point of sale transactions by bicycle.   This position is results oriented with an outgoing personality, strong focus in customer service, client relations and company promotion.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services, representing company at events, passing potential customer contact information to PPP sales/marketing team
  • Delivers products to the public in a variety of locations to include parks, workplaces, and homes.
  • Handles delivery related receipt and money transactions.
  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided by the company and externally; reading relevant material; maintaining personal and company networks

Required Qualifications

  • Catering and/or food service experience
  • Strong bicycle rider with experience operating in urban setting, focused on safety
  • Demonstrated experience providing superior customer service
  • Friendly and outgoing personality.
  • Computer and communication device usage and proficiency
  • Lift up to 60 pounds

 

Preferred Experience

  • Food service or catering background.
  • OLCC permit
  • Strong bicycle rider (cargo bike experience) w/ experience operating in urban setting.

 

Needed Tools

  • Smart phone with email and text capabilities

Availability

  • Employee must be available on regular pre-determined day and time.

This is a part-time position in Portland Oregon. Pay is hourly + tips. To apply, please send a resume and a link to a short video describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Part-Time Business Development Specialist

Portland Pedal Power seeks a part-time business development professional with a passion for bikes and sustainability. Portland Pedal Power is a leader in the growing office food delivery space. Our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer service.

Working with the support and guidance of the business development team, this position will be responsible for strategizing and establishing new clients in the rapidly changing local advertising and delivery industries. The ideal candidate is results-oriented with an outgoing personality, a passion for business, strong focus on new customer acquisition, and superior customer service, client relations, and company promotion skills. There is lots of opportunity for growth with this company, so although this position starts as part-time, for the right person there is potential to move into a full-time role.

Perks include sample meals from PPP partners and experience working with a growing, startup. The PPP team works hard, plays hard and intends to take over the world, one bike at a time.

Lead Acquisition duties include:

  • Develop new business via telephone and mass communication such as email and social media
  • Follow up on leads and conduct research to identify potential prospects
  • Work with the business development team to develop and grow the sales pipeline to consistently meet quarterly revenue goals
  • Manage data for new and prospective clients in CRM, ensuring all communications are logged, information is accurate and documents are attached.

Brand Ambassador duties include:

  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services
  • Delivers products to the public in a variety of locations to include parks, workplaces, and homes
  • Handles delivery related receipt and money transactions
  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided by the company and externally; reading relevant material; maintaining personal and company network

This is a part-time position in Portland, Oregon. Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume and a link to a short video (1-2 minute) describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Part-time Marketing Specialist

Portland Pedal Power seeks a part-time driven marketing professional with a passion for bikes and sustainability. Portland Pedal Power is a leader in the growing office food delivery space. Our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer service.

This position will be responsible for leading the day to day marketing for Portland Pedal Power by creating and implementing marketing strategy with a focus on social media, customer retention, awareness building, outreach, lead generation and media plan creation/implementation. The ideal candidate is results-oriented with an outgoing personality, a passion for digital marketing and company promotion skills.There is lots of opportunity for growth with this company, so although this position starts as part-time, for the right person there is potential to move into a full-time role.

Perks include sample meals from PPP partners and experience working with a growing, bicycle-based startup. The PPP team works hard, plays hard and intends to take over the world, one bike at a time.

Marketing Specialist duties include:

  • Assist in planning, developing, implementing and evaluating marketing strategies and tactics that help PPP achieve its annual and long-term goals.
  • Set goals and track performance of the PPP website using Google Analytics and WordPress.
  • Write, edit and post weekly blog entries and monthly email newsletters
  • Plan and implement social media strategy
  • Create and implement media plans for advertising clients
  • Develop and implement of PR strategy
  • Submit monthly report to PPP Business Manager/CMO with work completed towards goals

Brand Ambassador duties include:

  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services
  • Delivers products to the public in a variety of locations to include parks, workplaces, and homes
  • Handles delivery related receipt and money transactions
  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided by the company and externally; reading relevant material; maintaining personal and company network

This is a part-time position in Portland, Oregon. Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume, a writing sample, and a link to a short video (1-2 minute) describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Catering and Delivery Coordinator, Brand Ambassador

We are looking for well-rounded team player with an outgoing personality to join our team. Portland Pedal Power is a leader in the growing office food delivery space. Our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer service.

The full-time Catering and Delivery Coordinator/ Brand Ambassador must be friendly and results-oriented with a strong focus on customer satisfaction, internal process improvement & increased efficiency. There is lots of opportunity for growth with this company.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Answer incoming calls from customers, intake orders, answer inquiries & questions, handle complaints or escalate as appropriate, troubleshoot problems & provide solutions.
  • Dispatch orders to partner restaurants & PPP fleet.
  • Complete & record transaction data in one or more digital applications.
  • Build new & existing relationships w/ corporate customers.
  • Make suggestions for improving operational structure.
  • Delivery of food & products to the public by bicycle.
  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services, representing company at events, passing potential customer contact information to PPP sales/marketing team.
  • Handles delivery related receipt and money transactions.
  • Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided by the company & externally; reading relevant material; maintaining personal & company networks.
  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services, representing company at events, passing potential customer contact information to PPP sales/marketing team
  • Delivers products to the public in a variety of locations to include parks, workplaces, and homes.

Required Qualifications

  • Foodservice or catering background.
  • Easy going, fun to work with, high energy & a positive attitude.
  • Ability to work under pressure & prioritize key job functions.
  • Exceptional background in customer service.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Skilled in use of MS Office and/or Google Docs.
  • Able to apply initiative & make judgments, adaptable to changing situations.
  • Strong bicycle rider (cargo bike experience) w/ experience operating in urban setting.
  • Typing speed of no less than 40 wpm

Preferred Experience

  • Food handlers/OLCC permit
  • Knowledge of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems.
  • Experience with receipt reconciliation & documentation.

This is a full-time position in Portland, Oregon. Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume and a link to a short video (1-2 minute) describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Sales Representative (SA3)

We offer a truly unique model of active advertising; providing out-of-home ad campaigns that include brand ambassador riders, live event promotions, and integrated social media — while delivering high-end catering to downtown offices. We work to build partnerships with some of the best local businesses.

The sales representative will engage and connect with multiple sides of our business including advertising sponsors and online vendors. Perks include sample meals from PPP partners and experience working with a growing, bicycle-based startup.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Implement sales strategy and achieve sales growth goals
  • Cold call and actively chase new accounts
  • Independently manage accounts
  • Manage lead generation, relationship building and new business development
  • Initiate and control sales processes with new customers and existing business
  • Maintenance of customer records and sales database and CRM
  • Prepare compelling and competitive proposals and presentations
  • Communicate new business details to other internal departments
  • Properly communicate and represent the values of the company at all times

Required Qualifications

  • A 4-year degree is required
  • 3 years’ experience in account management and sales
  • Proven track record of growing sales
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Highly organized, with attention to detail and a proven ability to multi-task
  • Able to compose proposals, emails and other written documentation clearly and concisely.
  • Excel at time management
  • Experience using cloud-based office software (Google Products, Microsoft Office and CRM a plus)
  • Focused on providing superior customer service
  • Fun and dependable.

Preferred Experience

  • Out-of-Home Advertising Sales
  • Culinary/Hospitality background
  • Food handlers/OLCC permit
  • Able to ride a PPP cargo bike to meetings to demonstrate the advertising.

This is a full-time position in Portland Oregon. Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume and a link to a short video (about one minute) describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.