Metromile is hiring a

Sales Assistant

Tempe, United States

About us 

Metromile is a start-up that is disrupting the $185 billion car insurance market by offering an entirely new model where the monthly bill is based on miles driven, paired with a smart driving app. Our product marries engineering and data science to deliver mobile technology, automotive telematics, and data-driven applications to make a car's data accessible and useful to modern drivers, including street sweeping alerts, trip stats, decoded check-engine lights, and car location. We aim to make car ownership as simple and affordable as it can be. 

You could think of us as the David to the auto insurance industry's Goliath. Buckle up and get ready to drive with Metromile. 

About the Sales Associate role

Love talking to people and helping them solve problems? Join our team as a sales associate. You will be the first point of contact for Metromile test drivers and insurance customers. You will be part of small group responsible for all things customer support and create fiercely loyal customers who can’t wait to tell all their friends.

This is an entry-level opportunity with amazing growth potential for the right person. Top performers will have the opportunity to be developed into a licensed sales agent.

You will

  • Smile and dial: conduct out-bound calls to warm leads and either transfer or set appointments with licensed agents
  • Be the voice on the other end of the line conveying confidence, warmth, and sincerity
  • Act as an outward-facing ambassador of Metromile’s beliefs, brand, and product

About You

  • 1+ years professional experience in retail, sales, customer service, or anything phone savvy
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Bonus points for bilingual skills in Spanish or Mandarin
  • Excellent time management skills using a variety of tools
  • Self-managed, highly motivated, and confident

What’s in it for you 

  • Highly competitive hourly salary and bonus
  • Excellent benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k)
  • Generous PTO package
  • Monthly gym membership stipend
  • Company-sponsored team outings
  • Be surrounded by intelligent, like-minded, fun, outgoing co-workers
  • Rare opportunity to be part of a San Francisco-based start-up growing in Arizona