26 October 2021

FURTHER is growing and we are looking for a Community Engagement Specialist to join the team!

We work with an awesome community of entrepreneurs and we need help engaging, connecting and collaborating with this growing community.

The individual we are looking for is a people person, the kind that is self and other aware, can read the room and is in touch with their gut instincts.

Duties / Responsibilities:

• Community engagement - all of the ways: WhatsApp messages and calls, Zooming, emails and phone calls

• Managing and growing our community on Slack

• Document and update entrepreneur profiles

• Collect and manage data for monitoring and evaluation

• Helping connect entrepreneurs with relevant support and opportunities

• Supporting the FURTHER team with executing our development programmes

• Logging costs, document storage, team calendar management, drafting minutes

Required skills / Proficiencies:

• Can do attitude: ability to stay calm and positive; empathetic and solution-oriented

• Aligns with FURTHER core values: believe in the mission of the brand, be resourceful, embrace a growth mindset, and be accountable

• Be able to work effectively independently and as part of remote team

• Amazing communication skills: written and within a team

• Build presentations and reports

• Ability to write kick ass emails, posts and compile announcements

• Ability to prioritise

• Organised, punctual, and detail-oriented

• A keen researcher

• 1+ year(s) of working experience

• Technology & social media savvy

• Participating and/or a keen interest in the impact entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial space


• Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel, Google Workspace apps, Canva

• Experience with SLACK or similar communication platform/software

• Experience with project management systems (a plus)

This is a part-time hourly position (up to 20-24 hours per week), to start in November 2021. Most work can be done remotely.

How to apply?

Please email your CV and covering note/video/audio sharing your reasons for wanting to join the FURTHER Team to info@furtherimpact.co by 14 November 2021.