City Operations Freelancer
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51-200 employees

SaaS marketplace for designing and building ADUs
Company Overview
Cottage is a SaaS-enabled marketplace that streamlines the process of home improvement by connecting homeowners with vetted contractors and providing upfront pricing. The company's focus on Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) addresses a critical need for housing while offering a smart investment opportunity for homeowners and consistent work for contractors. With a dedicated designer for each project, Cottage ensures a personalized approach to design, offering a variety of customizable floor plans and a curated list of finishes and appliances, all while maintaining budget efficiency and guiding clients through the entire process, from design to construction.
Real Estate

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding





San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
  • Experience in project management, permit management, architecture, construction, urban planning or operations in an early stage or high-growth tech environment
  • An eye for the details
  • Hustle, ambition, and a competitive drive to hit and exceed goals
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time effectively - you'll be managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • An excitement to build new processes that grow and scale with Cottage
  • Comfort with a fast-paced, rapidly changing and ambiguous (but fun!) work environment
  • Ability for 1099 / contract work within the United States
  • Intent or long-term contract engagement
  • Ability to comfortably manage 20-30 hrs / week (with flexibility for more)
  • Passion for real estate, architectural design, and home improvement!
  • Project Management -- Own a pipeline of ADU projects from permit submission to construction; managing cross functional stakeholders throughout the process
  • Relationship Management -- Build strong partnerships as the primary contact for homeowners and external/internal stakeholders (design, city officials, operations)
  • Permit Coordination -- compile all required documents in compliance with local planning and building codes to minimize permitting timelines
  • Permit Monitoring -- ensure timelines are met by all parties involved and projects are delivered on time or ahead of schedule