We are currently on the search for Volunteers that would be interested in helping us improve our social media and marketing presense!

The Purpose of the role

To assist the charity with Communications and Marketing. Specifically communications, marketing and fundraising - including copywriting and editing, writing case studies and blogs, using social media, research, campaign support and support the updating and editing of our website.

Main Tasks

The Communications & Marketing Volunteer will support ongoing project work as well as contributing to other tasks as and when they arise. They will support the Administrator and Fundraising Consultant with a range of activities including:

· Writing case studies for our projects.
· Researching and writing articles for the website and Ballyhoo newsletter.
· Uploading content onto our website related to Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol and Physical Health issues.
· Supporting Viewpoint’s Twitter, Facebook and new Instagram activity.
· Researching and writing content for Viewpoint’s social media platforms, news stories and other communication materials (both offline and online)
· Researching possible marketing opportunities and contacting companies/individuals/community groups about fundraising projects.
· Supporting our media work, including filing media coverage, sourcing contact details for journalists and other ad hoc duties

Skills, experience and qualities needed

· Excellent writing and editing skills
· Experience of using social media, either in a personal and/or business capacity
· Interest in women’s rights and/or international development
· Good organisational and administrative skills
· Strong research skills
· Fluent in English
· Strong telephone manner

Desirable:
· Lived experience of mental health, drug & Alcohol and related physical health issues
· Experience of writing blogs and case studies.
· Experience using image editing software
· Experience of research

When and Where

Time and days flexible. This will be a regular volunteering role.
Viewpoint office, home (via Zoom) and around the county.

What we offer 

Travel expenses will be reimbursed.
Induction and training provided. 
Group supervision offered.

What Volunteers get out of it

Experience for your CV.
Giving back to a charity.
Skills building.

Register your interest here: Become a volunteer