Job Opening: Community Intern
Are you a people person? Do you live and breathe technology? Have you got a burning desire to change the world?
We are looking for an energetic, tech-savvy individual who is passionate about our mission to join our remote team as an intern! This is a paid internship position based in Singapore.
Working days: Flexible hours with minimum 24 hours per week, from May 2019 to July 2019
Manage and grow a digital community of jobseekers from the following disadvantaged and vulnerable groups: people with disabilities, minority women, transgender people and others on Facebook and Mailchimp, which includes the Be Inclusive Job Network.
Gather feedback from these groups about their job-seeking experience to optimise our digital engagement strategy.
Work as part of our user engagement team led by our Head of Engagement Si-Min Chong.
Contribute to making the world a more inclusive place.
Our immediate goal is to create a thriving online community of diverse jobseekers who can provide peer support for each other. Ultimately our vision is to expand this community across the Greater Asia-Pacific region.
This is what you will need for the job:
Singaporean citizenship or permanent residency.
Experience or capabilities in using Facebook, MailChimp and other social media tools for audience engagement.
An outstanding track-record of working with disadvantaged groups to achieve a common goal.
First-hand experience on issues related to one or more of the following is essential: gender, sexuality, race or ethnicity or disabilities.
A passion for smartphone apps, social media and other digital tools.
Highly proficient communication skills in written and spoken English. Proficiency in Bahasa Melayu, Mandarin or other languages widely spoken in Singapore will be advantageous.
Honesty, maturity and professionalism enabling collaboration and negotiation within a diverse and inclusive environment.
Self-discipline and ability to deliver high quality results with minimal supervision.
Familiarity with sociopolitical environment in Singapore is essential. Knowledge of current affairs in Southeast Asia and other parts of the developing world is an advantage;
Familiarity with Be Inclusive’s portfolio of work an advantage.
Curiosity and passion for continual learning;.
Able to work independently, comfortable with working remotely and in flexible working hours arrangement; and,
Able to maintain productivity as a member of an international team that works remotely.
We strongly encourage applicants who are women; living with disabilities; from racial/ethnic minorities; LGBTQ; or, allies therein. We will happily provide accommodations according to individual needs.
Submit your expression of interest by April 19 at 6pm (Singapore time).