Marketing/Public Relations Volunteer

Application deadline: 
Rolling
Hours : 
<20/wk
Duration: 
Short-term
Compensation: 
Unpaid
Location: 
Virtual Office
# of people required: 
2

The Foundation is currently seeking Marketing/Public Relations Volunteers to establish the Foundation as the go-to resource for science-based peace building. You must be a responsible professional who is passionate about peace-building, an innovative thinker who can deliver results, on time and with minimum supervision. Multicultural experience strongly preferred.

Number of Marketing/Public Relations Volunteers required: 2-3

Responsibilities:

  • Formulate appropriate Marketing/PR strategy for the Foundation
  • Research and cultivate a list of Marketing/PR contacts appropriate for the Foundation and its aims
  • Broaden awareness and support for the Foundation's work both on- and off-line
  • Put together press packets for distribution
  • Actively pursue public-speaking opportunities (for self and CEO) to publicize the Foundation’s work
  • Liaise with public and private institutions to gain support for the Foundation
  • Work together with Fundraising and Press team to formulate a seamless marketing and business-development strategy
  • Adapting foundation information into the native language of the country where you plan to work

Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Background in PR/Marketing
  • Tech savvy
  • Social media mavens are especially desired
  • Have existing institutional/press contacts a plus
  • Good public-speaking and presentation skills a plus
  • Startup experience preferable
  • Self-starters and innovative thinkers who are comfortable working with a team as well as independently

Language requirements:

  • English fluency a must
  • Fluency in the language of the country in which you plan to work
  • Additional languages strongly preferred

This job calls for an on-going part-time commitment of 2-3 days per week. As we operate a virtual office, you can work from home at your own schedule, with bi-monthly progress/assessment meetings over Skype.

Application process:
To be considered for this post, please send us your cover letter, CV, references and three writing samples.