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WORK WITH US

Work with us

Did you know... Women apply for jobs that they can do 80% of, men apply if they can do 40%. If you feel that one of these roles would be interesting, but you don't have the experience, we still want to hear from you. 

 

Volunteer Roles

Whether you're a social media guru, an event planning super star or you simply want to be part of something magical - we want you!

 

Our volunteers meet virtually every other week to check in, plan and share.

Contact us to find out how you could support, including;

  • SOCIAL MEDIA SUPPORT

  • BLOGGING & ARTICLES

  • PARTNERSHIPS

  • MARKETING & EVENTS

  • EVENT PLANNING

  • VIRTUAL ASSISTANT

  • ....and much more!

What you can expect

Being a volunteer is knowing that you are part of something special, and you are making a different to change the world of Extreme Sports. We want our volunteers to feel passionately about She Flies and the team around them. You are part of a community, part of a movement, part of a philosophy.

 

In addition to this;

  • Free events, discounted trips, discounted merchandise

  • Join our virtual events for free.

  • Be part of the shaping of the social enterprise

  • Be the first in line for paid roles

How to apply

Email info@she-flies.com with a summary of your core skills and interests in the community.

Paid Roles

This site will be updated regularly. This was last updated on 5 May 2022.

EVENTS MANAGER - SHE WAKES - UK (in person)

She Wakes, in it's 3rd year at New Forest Water Park, is an awesome event for Women who Wakeboard, or want to learn. The event includes talks, yoga, workshops, coaching and evening drinks and dancing.

 

Our Events Manager will work with Josie, founder of She Flies and the She Flies team of volunteers /suppliers on the day to ensure a smooth set up, running and close down of the event. Working from our detailed function sheet, as Event Manager, you will;

  • Familiarise yourself with the event, layout and suppliers before the event

  • Be responsible for the set up the event venue supported by a team of volunteers

  • Liaise with and brief the sellers stalls, pro riders, speakers and manage their timings throughout the event

  • Constantly consider the energy of the event, from welcome to close down, is welcoming and professional

  • Be the POC for all queries from guests throughout the day, alongside Josie

  • Be the 'face' of She Flies during the event; representing the brand and values throughout

  • Responsible for a tidy and safe overnight pack up in preparation for day 2

  • Responsible for a tidy close down ensure all event items are packed away tidily and into event van

 

The perfect women for the job would;

  • Experience running events is desired but not essential

  • Strong organisational skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Skills working with people and communicating information

  • Strong team work skills to work with our volunteer team

 

This role is paid on a daily rate. Please contact us directly for more information.

SPONSORSHIP & FUNDING MANAGER (virtual)

As a not-for-profit, She Flies operates well when we are supported by excellent brand partnerships. We work with strong partners in exchange for exposing, promoting and endorsing their brand. That means we only work with brands we know, trust or have brilliant core ethics and values.

 

Focusing on an event or a series of events, our Sponsorship Manager will seek brands, build relationships with existing partnerships, confirm agreements (financial or product support) and be guided by the She Flies partnership principles. Our Sponsorship Manager will attend fortnightly team calls to update the wider events team and will be offered autonomy in the partnership opportunities they seek and agree.

 

The perfect woman for the job would be;

  • Confident in business engagements - experience in this space is desired but not essential

  • Proactive in driving ideas and networks

  • Excellent at communication and networking

  • Strong relationship building skills

  • Experience in the sporting industry is desired but not essential

 

This role is paid, on a commission basis. Please contact us for more information.

MARKETING & EVENTS MANAGER (virtual)

This role is due to start in Autumn 2022. Supporting the planning, line up design, advertising, guest liaison and helping to promote the events. Supporting the team and working closely with our team of volunteers to work together to put on the new format of She Flies in 2023.

This role is paid, on an hourly basis. Please contact us if you are interested to be considered. The role will begin in Autumn 2023.

How to apply

Email josie@she-flies.com with a CV and a short covering letter telling us how great you are.