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Reference: 72541

Date Added: 2 September 2019
Closing Date: 13 September 2019

Job Title: Community Manager

Working For: Centre for Entrepreneurs

Location: London

Salary: £150-£200/day; 3-4 days/week; 12 month contract with opp to extend

Job Details

We're looking for a talented & experienced community manager to develop & grow our membership network of incubators in the UK, & our global network of refugee entrepreneurship programmes.

Location: Shoreditch

CFE works to make the country more entrepreneurial. Our communities are informed by our research & serve as advocacy & best-practice networks to increase the quality & scale of support for entrepreneurs. 

  • The Refugee Entrepreneurship Network connects 47 organisations that are supporting refugee entrepreneurs across 21 countries.
  • The Incubator and Accelerator Network connects 30 of the UK's leading university, commecial and non-profit incubators.

You can read more about both networks on our website.

The role

We're looking for a passionate & engaging individual to develop our networks, so they are recognised as the leading communities in their respective areas. This requires energy & dedication to ensure that existing members remain engaged & active, while new members continue to join.

In this role, you will

  • Recruit & onboard new member orgs;
  • Build & curate each community – drive digital engagement, facilitate connections, maximise (physical & virtual) event attendance;
  • Plan & deliver an engaging calendar of events, covering large-scale conferences, virtual workshops & smaller, bespoke events;
  • Curate & publish content for social media & monthly newsletters;
  • Gather member feedback & insight;
  • Track membership status & manage renewals.

What we ask of you

  • A track record of developing & managing successful communities – through online & personal relationships;
  • A passion for entrepreneurship & interest in the networks' aims, but not a single-issue specialist;
  • A great communicator – in-person & written form;
  • Able to ‘sell’ networks to new members;
  • Able to track key metrics; gather, analyse & act on feedback to improve engagement;
  • Comfortable managing a flexible workload;
  • Eligible to work in UK.

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead the growth of two high-profile, high-impact networks, working with amazing delivery & support organisations & people.


Closing Date: 13 September 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place week beginning 16th September.

Start date: Early October

Application Details

To apply for this position, please send your CV and cover letter to Sabina Samek via sabina@centreforentrepreneurs.org, before the closing date. Applications without a cover letter will not be accepted.

Website: http://centreforentrepreneurs.org

Additional Notes