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Christa Fellner
Human Resources

Junior Community Engagement Specialist (Parental leave)

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About the Role

Location: Remote or in Munich
Employment type: temporary
Schedule: full-time
We’re looking for a new team member to join our Community Engagement Team. This is a parental leave coverage for approximately 1 year.

Providing our members with a lively community is at the heart of our Community Engagement Team. Through thousands of events and activities organized every month, millions of InterNations members are able to meet, network, share their passion and live unique experiences. As a Junior Community Engagement Specialist, you will support and empower Ambassadors and Consuls with the organization of local events and activities, contributing directly to the vibrant community life and success of InterNations. You will become a regional expert for one of our portfolios, trusted to guide and develop communities as well as delivering a high-quality user experience to our members.

As an Engagement Specialist at InterNations, you  will:

  • take ownership for  a portfolio consisting of 20 local communities, ensure all operational KPIs are  met, strive to exceed targets, and oversee the communities’ further strategic  development
  • recruit, onboard, and empower volunteer community members who organize regular events and activities on a local level
  • provide individual support and guidance to our volunteers
  • analyze key metrics, gather region-specific insights, and positively contribute to the company’s financial performance
  • monitor, diversify, and ensure the high quality of our events and activities
  • use your skills to prevent, mediate, and resolve conflicts, manage crisis situations, and implement risk management processes
  • identify  opportunities for operational efficiency and support cross-functional projects  to optimize the user experience of our members

You meet the following requirements:
  • bachelor’s degree  and/or master’s degree in Business Administration, Media Studies, Cultural  Science (or similar)
  • fluency in written and spoken English is essential (additional languages are a plus)
  • career starter or 1+ years’ experience in areas such as Community Management, Event Management, Account Management, Sales, Customer Support (or equivalent)
  • affinity for social networking applications and platforms
  • communicative, assertive, reliable, and calm under pressure
  • open,  collaborative, and team player who enjoys working in an international environment 

Are you the right one for the job?

Send us your application (CV and cover letter) today!

Please note: For this position, we can only accept applications from those who already hold a valid work permit that is not tied to an employer.

About us

The InterNations team

At InterNations, we’re dedicated to making expat life a great experience! With more than 4.3 million members in 420 cities, InterNations is the biggest global community for expats. We offer regular local events, interest-based groups, and useful information to help our members feel at home abroad. What started as an idea over ten years ago is now changing the lives of expats and global minds around the world every day. With team members from around 50 countries, we believe in the benefits of cultural exchange and the power of bringing people together. Together we’re constantly growing, learning, and coming up with new ways for our members to meet other international people and enjoy life abroad.

Benefits of working at InterNations:

  • a growing, dynamic company with an international team
  • a friendly atmosphere and the space to pursue your ideas
  • a centrally located office in Munich and an office near the beach in Porto
  • support with your visa application
  • 28 paid vacation days + special paid leave
  • the option to take a sabbatical after 3 years with InterNations
  • part-time work contracts possible
  • Albatross Membership for team members and their partners
  • XING Premium membership
  • regular team events and trips. Last year we brought the whole company to Sicily in Italy
  • a weekly team breakfast, plus coffee, fresh fruit, in-house yoga sessions, and gym discounts (depending on location)
  • regular workshops, training sessions, cross-departmental projects & exchanges
  • annual internal hackathon and a culture fostering open-source contributions

At InterNations, you’ll be working in a friendly atmosphere geared to bring out your creativity and independence. With our flat organizational structure, you’ll have a lot of room to pursue your own ideas. If you’re a working parent, you’ll find the flexibility you need to support your work-life balance. Start your work week off on the right foot with a weekly team breakfast and get your creative juices going with a free flow of coffee. When inspiration strikes, bounce around new ideas over a game of table football. And as we value building strong connections between our team members, you can look forward to a regular lunch lottery, language tandems, and an annual team-building activity.

HR Contact

Christa Fellner
Human Resources