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Here are the opportunities for this week:
INTERNATIONAL BREWERIES FOUNDATION KICKSTART PROGRAM 2023 FOR YOUNG NIGERIAN ENTREPRENEURS (N3,000,000 GRANT)
The International Breweries Foundation is a part of International Breweries Plc. Kickstart is an initiative of the Foundation that supports youth-owned businesses and focuses on the growth and development of young entrepreneurs. Applicants will gain access to private mentorship and training as well as the opportunity to win up to N3,000,000 in grants.
Applicants are eligible if they are between the ages of 18 and 35, are proficient in English, reside and have business operations in Nigeria, and have businesses in agriculture, retailing of Internation Breweries products, circular packaging, renewable energy, and others.
If your business is less than 3 years old and is in one of these areas, fill out and submit an application here. The deadline for submission is Monday, July 24th, 2023.
EWL YOUNG FEMINIST SUMMER CAMP - AGORA 2023
European Women’s Lobby (EWL) Feminist Summer Camp - AGORA 2023 is a program that brings feminists from all over Europe to Brussels for a 5-day event where young women can discuss feminism and learn from each other. The goal is to empower young women to be active feminists in a changing world by creating a safe space for them to discuss, inspire, and be inspired, strengthen connections, and bridge gaps so that their voices can be heard. The next AGORA will take place from September 4–8, 2023.
To be eligible, women must be feminists between 18 and 30 at the time of the camp, have experience in women’s rights activism, be proficient in the use of the English language, and live in Europe. Women of colour and other marginalized groups are encouraged to apply. The deadline is July 23, 2023.
SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE ON ANTARCTIC RESEARCH (SCAR) FELLOWSHIP 2023 (UP TO $15,000 )
For this year’s SCAR Fellowship, 4-5 fellowships will be awarded. The aim of this program is to encourage the involvement of early career researchers in Antarctic scientific research. It enables researchers to join a project team from another country to carry out studies and research to further the understanding of Antarctica. It is open to PHD researchers within 5 years of obtaining a PHD who may be awarded up to USD 15,000.
The deadline is July 31, 2023. For more information, click here
Other opportunities include:
FREELANCE SENIOR COPYWRITER AT SOLOMON PAGE
For this role, you will partner with designers, marketers, project managers, etc, The Senior Copywriter role involves developing copy direction for scalable events and programs, collaborating with cross-functional teams, and utilizing data-driven insights to create impactful copy and templates for digital touchpoints. Strong conceptual, presentation, and project management skills are required, along with a keen understanding of e-commerce/retail and meticulous attention to detail. This position offers the flexibility of working remotely.
Ideal candidates should have over five years of copywriting experience within a significant technology, retail, or agency context, along with at least two years of experience managing a team of copywriters and art directors to develop innovative concepts. Additionally, candidates should possess a strong portfolio that showcases their ability to create engaging brand voice and content.
For more information about this opportunity, click here
PROJECT MANAGER, CUSTOMER OPERATIONS AT TOPTAL
This remote position is for a Customer Operations Project Manager who will collaborate with Customer Leadership to plan and execute cross-functional initiatives. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Customer Operations, you will work with various teams in a fast-growing company, providing guidance on project planning and management. Fluency in English is required, and visa sponsorship is not available.
DATA ANALYST, BIG TIME STUDIOS
Big Time Studios is looking for a proactive Data Engineer to lead the data and analytics team for a new video game franchise. This is a full-time, remote position that can be done from anywhere in the world with a stable internet connection. Your responsibilities will include maintaining and creating data pipeline infrastructure, working with large, complex data sets, improving internal processes, designing data analytics tools, and implementing secure data storage and access infrastructure. Strong SQL knowledge, experience with cloud services like AWS, proficiency in programming languages such as Python or Java, and expertise in working with unstructured datasets are required. Experience in gaming and working in distributed teams across different time zones is desirable.
They offer a fully remote work environment, yearly company offsites, the opportunity to work with experienced gaming professionals, unlimited PTO, and the chance to contribute to creating a new intellectual property with franchise potential.
Click here to apply
PRODUCT DESIGNER, CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT AT SQUARE INC
Square's Customer Engagement products are designed to help sellers expand their businesses and establish long-term relationships with customers. This role specifically focuses on House Accounts, Square Gift Cards, and Square Marketing, which offer benefits like maintaining customer balances, driving traffic, and managing customer relationships through personalized marketing. As a Product Designer at Square, you will collaborate with a cross-functional team to shape the product and roadmap, working closely with Customer designers, engineers, product managers, and data scientists. This remote position is available for candidates based in the US or Canada, reporting to the Customer Design Lead.
SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE AT 15FIVE
As a Senior Account Executive, your role involves engaging with potential and existing customers, managing a portfolio of clients, and seeking new business opportunities. You will consult with VPs and C-Level Executives, closing enterprise-level deals and generating significant revenue. Your responsibilities also include gaining expertise in the 15Five platform, understanding market differentiators, and supporting marketing initiatives. Strong sales skills, a strategic mindset, and the ability to work independently are key to success in this role.
PROJECT MANAGER AT CARBON COUNTS TECH
As a Product Manager for Monetization at EverForest, a free-to-play mobile game focused on encouraging players to plant real trees, your main responsibility is to develop and execute monetization strategies. This involves working closely with various cross-functional teams such as game design, marketing, data analytics, player support, and engineering. Your goal is to maximize player lifetime value (LTV) and revenue through in-app purchases, in-game ad strategies, live ops events, and subscriptions/battle passes. You will analyze player data, identify trends, and implement strategies to drive engagement and spending. Additionally, you will work 40 hours as a full-time staff and conduct market research, monitor key performance indicators (KPIs), optimize advertising strategies, and stay connected with player feedback.
Benefits include a very competitive salary, excellent employee benefits, stock option participation, flexible paid vacation, and the option for remote work, work from home, and flexible hours.
Learn more about this opportunity here