RISE Egypt is hiring

RISE Egypt is hiring for several key positions. We are looking for qualified, dynamic, thoughtful leaders willing to roll up his/her sleeves to work with our small but growing team. 

RISE supports entrepreneurship for development in Egypt, leveraging a global network of domain experts, researchers, and investors to deliver high quality technical assistance to growth-stage social entrepreneurs in Egypt through its cutting edge fellowship program. RISE additionally is growing a think tank arm to link cutting edge research to its capacity-building work, and we plan to launch ‘Solution Summits’ in the coming year to facilitate synergies in sector-specific innovations that leapfrog progress in key areas (e.g. education, environment, workforce development). RISE also recently launched a Global Ambassadors Program, leveraging Egyptian diaspora leaders around the world to organize local events and global knowledge networks that connect back to our programming on the ground.

RISE Egypt values passion, integrity, excellence, respect and collaboration. When hiring, we put these values front and center.

We invite you to consider the open positions below and apply to join our team if you believe you are the right fit! Applicants should send a cover letter and CV to [email protected] with the name of the position in the subject line.

Social Media Associate

The Social Media Associate will be our social media presence guru, working closely with the Marketing Manager to execute a strategy that enables us to reach a greater number of our target audiences while telling our stories online through word and visuals.

  • Must be adept at using social media platforms at a business level, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin, and other relevant social media tools 

Specific responsibilities for the position include:

  • Handling social media coverage of all RISE events plus partner events that we want to communicate to a RISE audience
  • Working with Marketing Manager to develop and implement social media strategy to ensure that RISE is reaching and growing its target audiences, keeping them informed and engaged of work that is happening on the ground in Egypt