We’re Hiring !

 

Uprise.Africa is South Africa’s only equity crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs and retail investors. We are looking for a passionate, flexible and creative Campaign Coordinator to join us in Cape Town, CBD.

 

Location:   CBD, Cape Town

Work hours: Monday – Friday, 08:30 – 17:00
Salary: Market related
Employment type: 3 months contract to go permanent after successful completion of probation period.
Start date: March 2019
Email: careers@uprise.africa
URL: https://Uprise.Africa

Position Objective:

To assist the team in the creation and implementation of online UPRISE.AFRICA crowdfunding initiatives and campaign management.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Assist with the development and execution of Uprise.Africa’s online program to cultivate investors and entrepreneurs
  • Manage and produce projects for targeted online Uprise.Africa crowdfunding campaigns 
  • Work extensively with Uprise.Africa’s online crowdfunding platforms and online services
  • Setting up and launching scheduled online development efforts
  • Maintaining Uprise.Africa’s donation pages and managing the creation of new landing pages, as needed
  • Assisting advertising agencies with their asset requirements from entrepreneurs
  • Maintaining quality investor and entrepreneur experiences with the websites including, but not limited to,  basic customer service (technical and non-technical)
  • Assisting with the coordination and implementation of crowdfunding efforts posted on Uprise.Africa’s website and affiliates’ websites
  • Coordinate and maintain a schedule of communications for all offline and online Uprise.Africa crowdfunding and cultivation efforts, including related event and website items
  • Work with the entire team to build and launch Uprise.Africa e-mails and create Uprise.Africa campaigns. Familiarity with Mailchimp a plus
  • Assist with the coordination and creation of social media content and managing the publication of that content
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor
     

Requirements:

  • An interest in crowdfunding /crowdfunding design and online implementation
  • Basic knowledge of effective graphic design and Web development advantageous
  • Basic experience with graphic software, such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or Quark
  • Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and outstanding organizational skills
  • Proven ability to work both independently and within a team environment
  • Commitment to the objectives and mission of the organization
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills 

 

Interested candidates should send via an e-mail referencing “Campaign Coordinator” to careers@uprise.africa: a CV (maximum 3 pages) and a cover letter describing your relevant qualifications as well as your motivations for seeking a career opportunity in equity crowdfunding

NB Only those whose applications are being considered will be contacted.