Context: : The African Angel Academy (AAA) (www.africanangelacademy.com) is the first online programme for new and aspiring African Angel investors, which consists of expert interviews, webinars and modules of content delivered by experienced angel investors. The programme has trained over 40 new angels in 5 African countries through the pilot and is now ready to welcome it’s next cohort. The African Angel Academy is run by a consortium of partners, but this position will be housed within the Fraser Consulting (www.fraserconsulting.co.za) team.
Role overview: The role of the Programme and Community Manager is to market the programme, manage new cohorts of angels as well as content development. In addition, they will be required to build the community of new angel investors, linking them to the broader ecosystem.
Type of person: Highly organised, attention to detail with focus on quality delivery. All-rounder, comfortable with marketing and writing as you will need both excellent people and communication skills (written, verbal and online). The role requires the individual to work independently without much supervision and take ownership of the end to end solutions for the community and client, while still working with the broader project consortium.
Capacity Required and duration: 100% dedicated for 6 month contract with the possibility to extend to a full time position.
Type of role: Fixed Term contract
Location: Cape Town and/or work remotely
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing or Finance
Experience: 3+ years in marketing, community management, programme or project management. Experience with managing online courses, communities and education experience would be an advantage. Familiarity with the African early-stage investment and start-up ecosystem will be a bonus. Please refer to the list of deliverables and competencies for the role’s full set of requirements.
Start date: 1 November 2020 (latest 1 December 2020)
Remuneration: R24 000 – R30 000 / $1450 – $1800 USD (total cost to company) per month based on experience.
Requirements: The applicant will need their own computer as well as access to reliable, fast wifi and a quiet space to work if you would like to work remotely.
Application closing date: Friday, 23 October 2020 COB
Please send applications to email@example.com with a CV, letter of motivation (listing relevant experience and competencies) and three contactable references.
|Community Management||Assist with the recruitment, selection and onboarding of new angels for cohorts.Manage and communicate with new cohorts of angels on the Programme.Build a network of existing and new angel investors.||25%||Advanced|
|Business Development, Social Media Marketing & Campaign planning||Build a Social Media Marketing Campaign to Market the Programme to individuals as well as existing and potential angel investors across the continent.Assist with developing funding proposals for new cohorts, programme design and implementation.||20%||Intermediate|
|Project Management||Coordinate Cohort events such as induction sessions, webinars, pitch events and masterclasses including diary management, invitations, online technology set up, presenter confirmations and briefing and access to materials.Assist with content creation, recording, editing and uploading of new content and resources on to the LMS.||20%||Intermediate|
|Marketing Content Production||Create copy and guide the design of all social media content with the graphic designer or create posts on Canva. Oversee that social media content and design, ensure delivered to a professional standard.Make use of Mailchimp and social media to produce and distribute content and messaging.Update WordPress site on a regular basis, adding articles, news and content.||15%||Intermediate|
|Admin||Assist with the contracting of all cohort participants where required, and ensure that all contracts are managed and saved on the Google Drive.Ensure all cohort information and progress tracking is kept up to date and saved on Google Drive.Ensure all project management planning aspects and deliverables are saved and kept up to date.Ensure all project related expenses are tracked, managed and paid.||15%||Intermediate|
|Research outputs and M&E||Gather data required as per M&E framework or client requirements for final reports.Oversee and edit client reports to ensure insights and impact are effectively communicatedCapitalise on opportunities to produce and disseminate research that builds Viridian credibility and informs product design.||5%||Intermediate|
Leadership and Core Competencies
|LEADERSHIP COMPETENCY||PROFICIENCY LEVEL||CORE COMPETENCY||PROFICIENCY LEVEL|
|Self Starter & Ownership|
|Digital Savy Team Collaborator|
|Effective Communication & Engagement|