The Role: COMMUNITY MANAGER

Salary: £25,000

Contract: One year fixed term

We are looking for an ambitious individual who has a strong interest in the issue of knife crime to join our growing team who can design, refine, implement and manage our community programme. We are ideally looking for someone with a couple of years of relevant experience (be that community, events, project management etc) and a proven track record of delivering in a similar working environment. Given the small team and start up like environment you may be asked to help across a number of areas of charity business but your key responsibilities will be:

Training Programme:

  • Designing, introducing and managing the fitness training programme (3 training sessions a week at each gym).

  • Recruiting trainers from the local community for each location.

  • Building online and social media capability to support the training programme.

  • Generating as much interest in and usage of the training programme as possible.

  • Building relationships and looking for ways we could work with other local organisations like youth centres, sports clubs, schools, and charities.

  • Working with team on early stage app development to ensure online and offline training programme are in sync.

Gym Launches:

  • Arrange launch events for each new gym, starting with two in September.

  • Identify and invite key personnel- press, VIPs, Minister(s), MPs, Peers, local government, calisthenics pros etc

  • Demonstrations, classes, tech, talks, food & drink, leasing with councils etc.

  • Working with our partners to involve and engage them at the event.

Competitions:

  • We are running a competition programme and we need support to launch and manage these.

Festivals:

  • Working with our partners to manage and launch various festival event activations.

Personality traits:

Strong sense of initiative, hardworking, honest, open minded, organised, good professional presence, collaborative.

Experience/skills:

Computer skills, Microsoft (PowerPoint, Word, Excel), Google Suite (docs, Strong communicator (written and verbal), interpersonal skills, experience in the charity sector, social media experience, public speaking.