Community Lead, Asia

Job level Middle
Not Specified
Industry Business Services / Consulting Services
Job function Sales / Business Development / Customer Service > Business Development
Published On 24/12/2019


  • Work with a young and driven team of 9 nationalities
  • Fast-learning entrepreneurial work environment
  • Great global exposure to expand your network of innovators from all over the world

Your Role

  • Your mission is to build the largest community of innovators in Asia, by designing innovative marketing communications campaigns and by partnering with top universities & incubators throughout APAC.
  • 60% Challenge Communication: Develop strategies for our innovation challenges and execute the communication campaigns towards targeted communities from A to Z.
  • This includes drafting eDMs, launching email and online campaigns, creating toolkits and direct scouting. You will be in the front line in making the project a success while delivering the best experience for our participants.
  • 30% Partnerships Development: Foster new partnerships and manage established relationships across Asia with universities, student organizations and startup communities. Be the face of our community and point of contact to respond to any inquiries and any engagement to help ease our promotion efforts.
  • 10% Community Building & Networking: Leveraging social networks to attract the best innovators to our platform and drive the Open Innovation Movement. Chat with innovators all around the world, and keep constant communication through social media postings, newsletter campaigns and events.


  • Attitude: An entrepreneurial mindset. You are ready to contribute to the team and conquer Asia with an outgoing personality. Expect a very hands-on job in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience: Experience in Asia’s tertiary institutions and/or student clubs is preferred.
  • Communication: Strong communication and negotiation skills with a track record in building win-win partnerships.
  • Digital marketing: Basic knowledge of social media campaigns is preferred
  • Growth hacking mindset: Open to innovate alternative methods to attract innovators to our platform
  • Data-driven mindset: Analyze the result for each of our campaigns based on tracked metrics to continuously improve our communication strategies
  • Language: Fluency in English is required. (French & Conversational Chinese is highly preferred)
  • Extra: Having a good sense of humor is a HUGE plus ;)

What we provide

  • Opportunity to work in a young, dynamic & international startup environment.
  • Chance to work hand in hand with the experienced community team.
  • Chance to be a significant part of the Agorize Asia growth in the most conducive team environment.
  • Chance to work on impactful regional and global projects (e.g. Schneider Electric Go Green In the City).
  • Opportunity to supercharge your network with startups, innovation-related communities and work with some of the top community builders in Asia.
  • Chance to be a part of the #StartupWay campaign and build our online community of future entrepreneurs.
  • Commensurable salary package