Events and Community Manager

 Location: San Francisco, CA Bay Area


About Startups Greater Asia (SGA)

Startups Greater Asia (SGA)’s mission is to bridge the tech community of North America and of Asia with knowledge, connections and resources. We value the nuances of the diverse Asian business landscape and the different strengths of each Asian country. We also understand the challenges of finding information on and validating cross-border business opportunities between North America and Asia.

We are building a centralized hub for companies, founders and investors to:
(a) evaluate their market expansion opportunities in Asia or in the US,
(b) find cross-border investment or growth resources and
(c) connect them directly with the right opportunities through our Greater Asia Advisory Network.

In addition to hosting events and sharing cross-border business intelligence, SGA provides value added advisory services, corporate and startup matchmaking services, and other resources.

The Role

Are you passionate about helping companies expand globally and improving how cross-border business is currently done? Our team works with corporations, investors, startups from different parts of North America and Asia to close cross-border business and tech investment deals. We are seeking an Events and Community Manager to join our team to spread brand awareness, increase community engagement and assist in producing high quality content. The ideal candidate will be hands-on, operationally-minded, very comfortable using social media to build a community, experienced in hosting networking events, and can competently communicate with senior executives and decision-makers. If you are excited about getting people engaged to discuss challenges and opportunities of growing cross-border tech businesses and apply to join our team!

· Help coordinate monthly events, market SGA and partner events, and take care of event related tasks
· Post relevant content regularly on SGA social media channels
· Assist with research and content creation initiatives
· Engage the community to talk about cross-border business especially related to North America and Asia
· Brainstorm ideas for events and identify interesting speakers
· Assist with growing SGA’s audience and developing SGA’s services for the community
· Help strategize and implement our social media and content strategy
· Help identify resources for our clients and partners
· This will be initially a part-time role that will transition to a full-time position.

· Problem solver and go-getter.
· Excellent written and oral communication skills.
· Prefer candidates who has lived abroad particularly in Asia or experience working with Asian and US companies.
· Experience with event and conference planning.
· Have a team mentality and value knowledge sharing.
· Located in CA Bay Area.
· Bachelor’s Degree.

To apply, please link to your resume along with a short statement about your interest in and experience with the North American-Asian tech community in the form below.

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