Communication Intern/Volunteer

We are seeking a communication volunteer who wants to make a difference by using their writing, research skills, and talents for the good cause of helping young disadvantaged girls in impoverished areas in Burkina Faso. Please support our organization by volunteering with us.

Requirements

  • An interest in international and refugee issues.

  • Effective communication and writing skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Creativity and initiative to follow through on projects.

  • A strong desire to help people and enthusiasm to work in a multi-cultural setting.

  • Prior experience in a non-profit setting is a plus.

  • Prior relevant coursework preferred.

  • This position requires a minimum of 15 hours a week for at least three months.

Responsibilities

  • Draft written materials for internal and external communications.

  • Draft newsletters and press releases.

  • Develop and maintain a social media plan.

  • Create content for social media channels.

  • Monitor social media and website analytics on a regular basis to make

  • recommendations to increase engagement.

  • Assist with other Resource Development needs such as donation management, external communications, and fundraising.