Outreach Co-ordinator

Become the person who is always at the right place at the right time. During your time under this role, you will be pioneering our networking opportunities by frequently searching for brand deals, sponsorships, and endorsements by individuals, businesses, and educational institutions.

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Job Type

Remote, Flexible, Voluntary

About the Role

We are looking for an individual who is looking to develop their career within our organisation by making full use of their communication skills to explore new opportunities such as brand deals, sponsorships, and endorsements. Within this role, you will responsible for increasing rapport with businesses & influential individuals that share similar goals to that of The Backseat Economist. You will also find yourself collaborating with staff from different departments to ensure that newly released products & services can be correctly integrated within the network of like-minded businesses & individuals that you will be responsible for bringing together. To achieve this objective under your role, you will be expected to:

Produce detailed reports regarding the benefits of networking with these entities to increase our organisation's industry presence.
Present these reports during monthly meetings, detailing the opportunities that you have found and how they can be utilised in boosting the effectiveness of new Product Ranges, Services, or Video uploads.
Allocate time in your busy schedule dedicated to Networking with like-minded influential people & businesses so that The Backseat Economist can grow its influence by building a network of B2B partners.
Focus on shaping The Backseat Economist's corporate image by ensuring that employees within the company promote the organisation's work to boost organic growth.
Work with other departments to make them aware of possible brand deals, sponsorships, or other B2B interactions that will increase the chance of the success of a project.
Look for opportunities in the Labour Market by contacting talented & highly-motivated individuals and making them aware of our organisation's vacancies & opportunities.

Requirements

Our organisation has a big focus on valuing our workforce by what they could become, rather than what skills they have now. As such, the most important factor we look for in potential candidates for any role is an industrious work ethic paired with an eagerness to learn as these qualities create the flexibility we need in our workforce. Yet, the role of an Outreach Co-ordinator will likely be suitable for individuals who display these qualities:


  • A proficiency in ensuring that deadlines, as well as standards, are met in your own work.


  • A willingness to put oneself in new social situations.


  • Great verbal communication skills and natural ability to reach out to individuals and make new connections.


  • Good written skills for writing reports detailing any networking possibilities that may arise so that other departments are aware of future opportunities.


  • A natural ability to spot new opportunities & seize them, taking significant risks in the process.


  • An eagerness to be autonomous in requesting other departments for information about what Products & Services are being developed to solve which connections would be best suited for the future of the organisation.

About the Company

We aspire to connect young Economists across the country by providing a platform where contemporary issues can be discussed freely. By publishing free-to-access articles and other forms of dedicated media such as informational Podcasts and Private Tutoring sessions, our initiative aims to improve access to economics-related education resources for all. We strive to achieve these aspirations of a growing community, increased economic literacy & desire to seek truth through discussion. By becoming an Outreach Co-ordinator, you will play a key role in ensuring that our articles, free-to-access media such as articles and Podcasts, as well as paid content such as our course guides, are supported by other individuals or organisations, thus potentially improving their quality, or their outreach, allowing for our resources to reach more of our audience, improving economic education.