Community Manager

thebasecy

Job Title

Community Manager

Who we are

CyprusInno is an award-winning social venture connecting entrepreneurs and innovators across the island of Cyprus via a platform of digital tools, live events, and its own innovation center.  We provide a space (online and in-person) to meet new people, network, learn, and cowork.  We have been a part of the Yunus & Youth Fellowship Social Business Incubator supported by Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus, The Obama Foundation Leaders Europe cohort, a social venture of the UN Young Leaders for SDGs cohort, and more!

About the Job

As a Community Manager, you’ll be playing a critical role in helping manage the day-to-day operations of a coworking space and Social Impact Generator (The Base by CyprusInno) in Nicosia while helping contribute to unique startup programming, exciting events, and fostering a vibrant community of entrepreneurs across the island.  This is a full-time, on-site position offered with a one-year employment contract.  Anticipated start date November 1, 2022.

What you will do (responsibilities)

  • Coordinate day-to-day operations of the co-working including on-site support to members

  • Opening and closing duties, including locking doors and prepping space for the day

  • Create and manage campaigns to attract new members and engage current members

  • Contribute to social media strategy, including content creation and consistent posting to Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and Twitter

  • Own Google Suite applications (Gmail, GDrive) & membership database (MailChimp)

  • Answer phone calls and manage email inbox, handling incoming requests from members, staff, and guests, and manage inquiries for reservations and bookings of the event space

  • Ordering supplies and maintaining inventory, tracking equipment, maintaining cleanliness and organization

  • Provide support to teams (entrepreneurs) who use the space or are part of programs

What you may do (and some extra paid opportunities when needed!)

  • Support booked events when applicable, including prep, logistics, set up, AV support, catering, check-in, post-event breakdown, etc.

  • Assist in creating and organizing new, unique in-house events for members and the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem

  • Assist with project management of new programs or grants

What you will need to have (requirements and qualifications)

  • Outgoing, positive, friendly, and engaging personality

  • Great attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Great sense of humor

  • Great interpersonal and relationship-building skills

  • Ability to meet deadlines and manage tasks simultaneously

  • Ability to work collaboratively with others

  • Interested in and passionate about social entrepreneurship and innovation, impact, technology, and startups 

What would be great to have (but we don’t care if you don’t have it)

  • At least one year of project management  or administrative experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, economics, marketing, or any other related field

  • You have facilitation, event design & execution experience

  • Experience in community and/or social impact programming and program design

  • Great written and verbal English skills. Knowledge of Greek and / or Turkish language will be considered an advantage.

  • Knowledge of Google Suite, WordPress, Canva, MailChimp

What we can offer (benefits)

  • Competitive remuneration

  • Social contributions

  • Additional financial incentives (i.e., when we have new projects)

  • Support and resources to work on your own ideas

  • Catering corner full of free soft drinks, coffee, team, snacks, and cold beer/wine when you want to take a break

  • Great career learning opportunity with the ability to have real impact in the community

  • Working with great people who are kind, committed, and will inspire you to grow

How to apply (application)

To be considered for this role, all interested applicants should submit their CV and a one-page cover letter outlining how their background matches the role and what they envision for the role using the form below or by emailing them to us at base@cyprusinno.com with the subject line “Application for Community Manager”.

The first phase of the interview process will be a virtual discussion.  Successful shortlisted candidates will be invited to meet with us for a second interview 🙂

BD-SS Way Forward for Cyprus Innovation (“CyprusInno” and “The Base by CyprusInno”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Our Equality+ plan can be found on our website.

*A work permit is required for Non-EU applicants.

*Female applicants strongly encouraged to apply.

 

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