Careers at the Bicycle Coalition
For over 45 years, the Bicycle Coalition has been transforming the regions neighborhoods into more livable and safe places by promoting the bicycle for everyday use. Join us in making our streets and trails safer and more accessible for everyone.
We are seeking talented, committed individuals to join our growing team of professional bicycle advocates. Please see the individual descriptions below.
Transportation Community Organizer
The Transportation Community Organizer will be a key player in our Vision Zero projects and organizing within Philadelphia’s communities, with a special focus on historically-underserved and uninvested parts of the city. This position will have responsibility to contribute to policy campaigns that build and demonstrate public support for Vision Zero policies and safe streets for all users, especially in underserved communities. The Transportation Community Organizer will also support the Policy Team by aiding in managing virtual and in-person events and social media promotion.
Membership & Community Manager
The Membership & Community Manager is our conduit to the local cycling scene. This person should be outgoing and able to connect over the joys bicycling with people around our region. The ideal candidate has a laser-like attention to detail and a strong commitment to building lasting bonds with our members to power our advocacy into the future. This position will have responsibility for serving our existing members, performing outreach to acquire new members, and engaging our supporters to reach our financial goals.
The Director of Development is our main fundraiser. This person should be dynamic and able to convey the joys of bicycling while growing our budget. The Director of Development is responsible for overseeing the development and management of a donor portfolio around our annual membership, major donor giving and sponsorship of events and the Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling Team.
You do not need to be a hardcore bicyclist to intern with us. You just need to believe in the power of the bicycle as a transportation tool and a vehicle for positive community change. You must also believe that bicycles are for everyone, of all abilities, backgrounds, and needs.
Internship start and end dates are flexible. Days and hours are dependent on your availability and program requirements.
If one of these internship positions below sounds like you, reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send us your resume, a cover note, your availability and include your desired internship position in the email’s subject line.
We will create a world-class bicycling city and region by becoming an organization and leading a movement that represents the diversity of the communities we serve.
Our success requires collaboration and partnerships with many others.
People from all racial and economic backgrounds should have access to safe, healthy and affordable transportation options in the communities where they live, work, learn, and play.
The road to victory is long. We will win while having plenty of time for family, friends, and bike rides.
Our reputation rests on the efforts of our staff and volunteers working in a place where every person’s contribution is valued.
We are accountable to our members for excellence in pursuit of our mission and transparency in our operations.