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Programme Assistant, Kickstart Scheme
I LIKE NETWORKING CIC

Opportunity closes: 21st May 2021
Type: Part Time Job
Based: London
Salary: National Minimum Wage

Website: ilikenetworking.uk
Instagram: @ilikenetworking

We're Hiring a Programme Assistant!



Throughout this placement, the successful candidate will play a key part in the Marketing & Operations team by providing support to the team and managing specific projects to enable I LIKE NETWORKING to support project delivery and engage and inform our digital community.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Creating social media content using Canva and editing platforms

  • Support social activations including community support, social posting, and content collation

  • Assist in daily admin tasks including data handling and dealing with inquiries via social, email and phone.

  • Supporting our marketing & press campaign by sharing information with other organizations and media outlets.

  • Supporting the planning & delivery of our event series, including drafting copy and setting up pages on Eventbrite, collating speakers information and more

  • Remote role. 25 hours per week @ National Minimum Wage (6-month contract)

    What we're looking for

    • Eligible through the kickstart scheme.

    • Ability to work individually and to deadlines.

    • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

    • Inspired by our mission!

    • Good customer service skills: you're a people person!

    • Attention to detail such as writing and editing marketing material, spotting typos, etc.

    • Competent in Excel, Canva, and ideally comfortable working with various social media formats

    • Desirable: podcast editing skill, familiarity with Squarespace and Eventbrite and knowledge of Excel and G Suite.

    What a day could look like


    10 am – team catch-up to go through main deadlines and activities of the week

    11 am – respond to e-mail queries

    12 pm – organize the press calendar and contacts

    1.00 pm – lunch break

    2.00 pm – collate information for upcoming event series and create assets

    3.00 pm – research opportunities for the ILN community

    4.00 pm – organize information on a spreadsheet

How To Apply

Please send us a CV and either a cover letter (2 pages max) or a video (3 min max) stating to [email protected]:

  • Why you'd like to work with us and how you could add to I LIKE NETWORKING

  • An example or idea of a social media asset for our Instagram you think we should be doing and why

Deadline: : 6pm BST, 21 may