Salary Unpaid

Freelancebit is a freelance marketplace with low fees where freelancers can upload gigs to sell a service or offer it free-of-charge. It’s a place where clients can seek out freelancers for any type of task either by searching for a gig or by uploading a project. The Freelancebit team is growing fast and we are currently looking for a proactive Team Manager who will help us in planning and overseeing daily operations within diverse teams.

 

About the role:

As a Team Manager, you will be responsible for leading our teams and providing guidance to co-workers. You will supervise and coordinate all day-to-day activities within the team but also motivate your team’s members. One of the key aspects of the role will be to ensure that all members understand the team’s objectives and work together to achieve it. You will set targets, implement guidelines, and assist the employees. The role requires to be able to act proactively to ensure smooth team operations and effective collaboration.

This is an unpaid position. Volunteer and internship positions at Freelancebit comes with no commitment, no required work hours, and the freedom to pick your tasks. There is a possibility to choose how many and what type of teams you would like to manage. If you are not ready to start with an entire team, there is an option to manage parts of teams also.

Responsibilities:

  • Creating an inspiring team environment with open communication; 

  • Making sure that the team and project is following the set budget;

  • Implementing team goals and objectives;

  • Delegating tasks and setting deadlines;

  • Assisting and guiding employees with their daily performance;

  • Monitoring team activity and reporting on metrics;

  • Supporting employees with training and development activities;

  • Conducting performance evaluations of employees and providing feedback for the team members;

  • Mediating any interpersonal issues within the team;

  • Suggesting and organizing online team-building activities.

Requirements:

  • Strong leadership skills;

  • Outstanding time and project management abilities;

  • Prior management/team leading experience would be a plus;  

  • Self-motivation;

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;

  • Problem-solving and decision making attitude;

  • Strong ethics and reliability;

  • Proficiency in English;

  • BSc/BA in management studies or relevant fields. Having vocational and management certifications would be beneficial.

What do we offer?

We are a small diverse team of endlessly dedicated entrepreneurs offering a fun and friendly work environment where everyone is equal. As our new Team Manager, you will be working alongside colleagues with different backgrounds and experiences. We offer the opportunity to work in a fast-paced start-up with many exciting challenges.

How to apply?

If the position triggers your interests and you meet the requirements, please submit your CV and application. We are pursuing interviews on an ongoing basis and we are looking for candidates who can start as soon as possible. 

Looking forward to your application!

For more information or questions please contact us at hiring@freelancebit.com

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

Work life balance
Work life balance

Carve out time for your kids, friends and personal cider projects.

Working at
Freelancebit

Freelancebit is a freelance marketplace with low fees. On it, freelancers can upload gigs to sell a service and or offer it free-of-charge, and clients can seek out freelancers for any type of task either by searching for a gig and or by uploading a project. Our Vision We Freelancebit staff, are on a quest, a long but enlightening and learnings-fulfilled quest. We are a company committed to improving and better the freelance industry, making it a better workplace for freelancers, and improving the freelance experience for customers, making it enjoyable and easier overall. And to furthermore automate current inanimate freelance processes. Our Values Our values serve as a compass for our actions and describe how we behave. Transparency, honesty, and openness We will provide full transparency, honesty, and openness within the following sectors: Equality - we do not differentiate between any personality traits such as gender, ethnicity, religion, disabilities, age, etc. This is also apparent in our company hierarchy (https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Iqq0iHMlO5rrx0v_5XELbnpwxNTC9UkB/view?usp=sharing), wherein, any team member is allowed to contact whoever from the team they would like to Salary - we disclose our salary formula, as well as the exact amount any employee of the company is paid. View ‘Freelancebit’s salaries’ (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1VN73bKn7Xsi3B28CN_tWhb16L56Hvg4ZEDjFiTgmt-I/edit?usp=sharing); Our image - we will not silence anything that is true but impacting us negatively. But we will prove “facts” that are affecting us positively but are untrue, wrong. Furthermore, we will not bloat our own image; Hiring and partner practices.

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