Pariti is a venture-backed startup building a community-led marketplace for entrepreneurs in emerging markets. We are looking for a Community Manager to create a space where entrepreneurs, experts and other key stakeholders in the early-stage startup ecosystem will come to collaborate with & learn from each other. You will have a track record of creative problem solving, experimenting on the fly, and have an ability to thrive in a dynamic environment.
You Are excited about supporting entrepreneurs with their everyday problems
You have built a highly-engaged community before (could be centered around anything)
You want to bring bold ideas to life, lead a global movement by disrupting industries
You are an outcome-oriented hacker, delivering results in the shortest amount of time possible without much guidance
You have been growing for quite some time and are looking for your big break in to a visionary leadership role
We’ve built out the beta version of the community so far. But that said, your input will drive our community strategy in both the short- and long-term. Some of what you’ll be responsible for can be outline as follows:
Evaluating our current community, processes, rituals and protocols and developing, and testing new ones as needed.
Nurture and manage a community of a diverse set of remote freelancers, fellows, founders & investors to lead to meaningful interactions.
Develop deep connections and a feedback loop with members of our community to drive engagement as well as Pariti content (spotlights, interviews, thought leadership, etc.)
Maintain a solid and current understanding of the early-stage investing ecosystem to ensure success for our clients
Evangelize Pariti and its product to others in the ecosystem.
B.A/B.S.inBusiness, Finance , Communications, Marketing or a related field with 2+years of startup, marketing or community experience
An evangelist, movement creator, leader at heart with a fire to help bring parity to underserved communities
Proven team player with experience working in fast-paced organizations
In-depth understanding of the early-stage startup ecosystem in Africa and emerging markets more generally
Strong written and oral communication skills
Self-starter with strong organizational and time management skills
An unparalleled passion for lifelong learning & doing
Adaptability, willing to take on tasks in a startup context that are outside of your defined role
Direct, clear communication and speak up attitude
Ability to work independently in a remote-first company with lots of ambiguity
Our Fast Flex policy lets you work from wherever you want — whether that’s the Fast office, your house or the beach.
We offer comprehensive health, dental and vision plans, plus a monthly fitness stipend to use how you choose.
To help you save for the future, we match 100% of the first 3% and 50% of the next 2% of your 401(k) contribution.
We believe in owning what you do, so all full-time employees receive pre-IPO equity in Fast.
Time away from work is important, so we’ve got generous flexible PTO, sick leave and parental leave.
We’re small (~5people), so if you like more established companies ,this role isn’t for you. You’ll help create our company’s culture.
We’re an early-stage startup. Priorities will shift and plans are made based on experiments. And we move really fast.
Everyone on the team is extremely mission-driven, and works incredibly hard to push towards our lofty ambitions. Most people won’t be cut out for it.
You should be comfortable with a dash of chaos. This is not the kind of job where you will be told what to do every day.
We are on a mission to develop underserved startup ecosystems. We do this by empowering businesses with tools and expertise and providing expert freelancers with a platform to develop their careers. Early-stage startups face tough decisions every day about how to allocate scarce talent and capital. Investors are challenged by the lack of information and expertise in underserved markets. Pariti is building a community-led marketplace for early-stage startups to raise capital & grow their businesses. Our product suite consists of the following:
Entrepreneur Platform: a hub where entrepreneurs can find experts, get access to perks, obtain actionable feedback on their pitch materials, apply to investors & track their fundraise.
Matchmaking Service: our algorithm to match founders with experts and with investors
Deal Flow Platform: a tool where investors can source and manage deals
Pariti Community: a place where entrepreneurs & experts can ask their questions & collaborate with each other
Backed by 500 Startups, we have been featured on CNBC, TechCrunch and TechCabal. We pride ourselves on having a world-class team with experience from McKinsey & Co, Facebook, Harvard, Howard & Yale.
Diversity Commitment: We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive team. We welcome people of all backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives and are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.