Programme Manager

We are looking for someone to join our international team as a junior programme manager. You should have gained previous work experience and are someone who is proactively seeking opportunities to create dialogue, exchange and mutual benefits for the organisation, our participants, partners, stakeholders – and, last but not least – yourself. You should be a strong communicator that understands how to navigate at different  levels in different cultures. You should be able to focus, keeping our community engaged and enthusiastic about enpacts mission “empowering entrepreneurship”. On a personal level, an up-beat positive attitude will be best suited for the role. Furthermore, the ideal candidate has existing experience, networks and knowledge in different African countries

Responsibilities:

  • Working on different project teams, implementing different products from the enpact portfolio, with a focus on entrepreneurial support (mentoring & delegation trips)
  • Building and expanding enpact’s activities and network 
  • Organizing events, roundtables and workshops
  • Representing enpact on a regularly basis at networking events
  • Engaging with and managing enpact’s community and programme participants
  • Engaging with different startup ecosystem actors
  • Readiness to travel

Qualitfications:

  • Experience in entrepreneurship and business
  • Experience in project management
  • Interest in international development cooperation
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Proactive and hands-on attitude, fast learner
  • Proficient in office tools and project management methodologies (Microsoft, Google, Asana, Scrum)
  • 2+ years of work experience
  • knowledge about startup ecosystems in Africa (different countries and regions – at least 1)

Languages

  • English: excellent written and oral command required
  • French: would be an asset
  • German: would be an asset

Company Overview

enpact is a Berlin-headquartered non-profit organisation empowering entrepreneurs, ecosystems and international cooperation. enpact is one of the world leaders in the cultivation of startup ecosystems as a means to promote international cooperation and development. Through a variety of products and services, enpact supports founders and startups in Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. The goal is to create a global network of startup ecosystems that facilitates the exchange of ideas, solutions and support. At present, enpact’s network consists of 600+ startups, 200+ mentors and 50+ support organisations in 20+ countries. 2500+ jobs have been created as a result of enpact’s work with startups.

Our offer

  • One year local contract (in Egypt or Ghana)
  • Possibility for personal growth
  • Agile and dynamic, very international work environment
  • Regular travel

Are you interested? – Application Process

  1. Send us your CV, a short introduction video and salary expectations
  2. Phone screening
  3. Interview with manager(s) via video call
  4. Offer

We don‘t want your cover letter. We want to see you in action. Please record a short 60 – 90 seconds video to introduce yourself and tell us why you want the job.

Upload your video as “unlisted“ on YouTube and send us the link along with your CV.

Please send your CV, video link and salary expectation to recruitment@enpact.org (subject: Application for Junior Programme Manager)