Work with Us at Propel

Community Engagement Intern

About Propel

Propel is an innovative software tool designed to enhance organisational learning and decision-making within the development and humanitarian sectors. Propel enables organisations to easily capture, access and apply lessons and knowledge they develop during project implementation. The tool guides the learning journeys of organisations throughout project implementation and enables them to reflect on their assumptions, learn what works and use these learnings for strategic decision-making to build organisational memory.

Mission and Scope

Propel aims to enhance knowledge-sharing, efficiency, and effectiveness through learning across development cooperation, designed for organisation, including NGOs, UN agencies, and various other entities. Our reach extends globally, catering to a wide array of professionals such as project officers, MEAL advisors, field officers, and project managers, with a potential to serve NGOs and non-profits worldwide.

Strategic Focus

At Propel, we operate with a global vision, striving to serve organisations in diverse contexts, time zones, and languages. As a growing start-up, our team is distributed across the world, working remotely to strengthen our presence in key regions. Our commitment is to extensively serve and support our customers, wherever they may be.

Role Overview

As the Community Engagement Intern at Propel, you will play a crucial role in creating the link between user research, feedback, and further development and iterations of Propel with the development team. Your work will involve collaborating with key users to identify their needs and develop innovative solutions.

Key Responsibilities

  1. User Research and Feedback Analysis: Engage with Propel's user community to gather and analyse feedback, identifying key needs and opportunities for product enhancement.
  2. Collaboration with Development Team: Work closely with product designers and developers to translate user insights into new product iterations and feature releases.
  3. Innovative Solution Development: Utilise your experience in the digital space to create innovative solutions addressing user needs.
  4. Ideation and Workshop Facilitation: Participate in and lead ideation sessions and workshops, brainstorming and developing new ideas.
  5. Feedback Implementation: Collaborate with the Product Marketing team to analyse feedback and recommend key improvements aimed at enhancing user experience and conversion rates.

Who You Are:

What We Offer:

Application Process:

We are eager to welcome an intern to join us as soon as possible. The role is available on a full-time or part-time basis for a period of 4-6 months, with the application deadline set for 15th January 2023.

To Apply, Please Provide:

For more details or to submit your application, kindly email us at

Join Propel and be a key player in our communication and marketing strategy, contributing to impactful global development initiatives!