Community Engagement Officer

Posted on December 10, 2021
Overview

The Community Engagement Officer contributes to the overall corporate image and exposure of Berytech to the outside world.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES & JOB TASKS

Communication

  • Lead on preparing and implementing the overall Digital Marketing strategy of Berytech and of all programs.
  • Implement and manage all social media accounts related to Berytech on all channels (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Youtube, etc.).
  • Post and cover about formal and unformal activities happening at Berytech with the aim of informing and engaging the community.
  • Develop, manage and implement communication and outreach plans for activities under the programs.
  • Contribute content to Berytech’s website and newsletter (web releases, press releases, etc.).
  • Engage with the community to raise awareness around Berytech and its programs in addition to increasing its impact and reach.
  • Liaise with C&O Manager and Coordinators to plan and develop content for various activities including emails, website, and social media.
  • Brief the Visual Designer to develop communication material.
  • Pitch interviews, stories and articles about Berytech and its activities to the media.
  • Prepare communication and marketing reports with analysis of all activities and social media engagement.
  • Lead on email marketing for each activity.

Outreach

  • Help identify support deals with corporations and other support organizations in the private and public sectors for the Berytech Community.
  • Develop and manage the database (communities, speakers, suppliers, sponsors, media).
  • Identify and lead on new growth and sponsorship opportunities.
  • Research worldwide trends and innovative ideas to apply locally.
  • Participate in ecosystem events to network, identify new practices and partnership opportunities as well as contribute to Berytech’s exposure.

Event Management

  • Grow community engagement by developing activities, events, and projects such as corporate and community events, training, workshops, roadshows, mentorships, networking, hackathons, and ideation camps.
  • Communicate and liaise with team members to understand their activity’s requirements including event brief, sponsorship needs, target audience, partners, and objectives.
  • Support the event including invitation, communications, scheduling, venue details, setup, entertainment, catering, IT requirements, photo/video requirements, community support/partnerships, sponsorships, and branding.
  • Manage media relations including invitations and follow-up, coverage, and reports.
  • Develop and implement post-event evaluation processes including data entry, analysis, lessons learned, and recommendations to ultimately contribute to the annual Impact Report.

EDUCATION & SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree: Bachelor’s or higher.
  • Experience: at least 4 years in Media, Marketing, Digital Production, Communication.
  • Languages: fluency in Arabic and English, French is a plus.
  • Know-how: strategic planning, event planning, management and implementation, report writing, research, content development, social media management, digital marketing, photography and video editing is a plus.
  • Life Skills: extroverted, dynamic, flexible, collaborative, resourceful, proactive, results-driven, multi-tasker.

APPLICATION PROCESS

  • Send us your CV to jobs@berytech.org
  • Add a cover letter explaining why you fit the profile; you can be creative and send a video of yourself instead.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About Berytech

Berytech is an ecosystem for entrepreneurs, providing a dynamic environment for the creation and development of startups and SMEs, fostering innovation, technology and entrepreneurship in Lebanon.