Community Manager


As a Community Manager for Cookpad in Kenya, your role will be to build a user community that people who like cooking want to be a part of. Your tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Designing the scheme and rules of the community
  • Managing community building activities such as recipe contests and events
  • Coordinating and posting social contents across channels
  • Managing user-generated contents applying “User-First” mindset
  • Using “Build-Measure-Learn” approach in community retention activities
  • Responding promptly to user feedback and solving user problems
  • Working closely with the regional leader and the product team acting as the bridge between users and product

We are looking for people with drive, desire and the know-how to get one step ahead of the need. This role will be perfect for you if you:

  • are passionate about Cookpad’s mission to make everyday cooking fun, and growing the Cookpad community in Kenya
  • are interested in how cooking can have a profound impact on the everyday lives of billions of people around the globe and on the planet
  • hold a Bachelor degree and have strong work experience (would be better if related to digital service)
  • have strong listening and communication skills with the ability to build and maintain good rapport with users through writing and handle situations with confidence, tact and resourcefulness
  • have good independent problem solving capability
  • are a self-starter and highly motivated; capable of working independently, yet collaboratively, within a fast-paced environment and under extreme uncertainty, while maintaining a positive, proactive and energetic approach; are highly organized and able to multitask
  • have editorial skills, including copywriting and proofreading
  • have good sense/skills of data analysis
  • have working knowledge of online working tools; can master new online tools quickly
  • have a strong understanding of digital marketing; having good execution knowledge of relevant marketing tools will be a plus e.g. social media analytics tools and Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • have previous work experience in an international team environment
  • would be better if you have graphic design skills/experience

The right person for this role will know exactly why they want to work for Cookpad and what they can contribute to our mission, so please apply using the link and submit your CV, along with a meaningful covering letter telling us why you are the one.


People join us because they share our vision to improve people’s lives. We hire passionate, smart and innovative people who want to make a difference. There is freedom to be innovative and put forward brave ideas. We offer competitive fees as per market standards.

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