As a Media and (external) communication officer you will be involved in the external communication of the organization. You will be responsible for, among others, (updating) social media, writing articles on programs, events both in the Horn of Africa as well as in the Netherlands, compose and publish the (electronic) newsletter. In addition, you will scrutinize ways to extend and improve external communication by exploring and engaging on various (social) media platforms.
You will work closely with the fundraiser, event organizer and program officer with whom you can explore ways with regard to external communication and web editing.
- Your are studying at or have graduated from a higher education institution (HBO) or university or have acquired an equivalent working and thinking level through work experience.
- You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English as well as in Dutch.
- You are able to work well both independently and within a team. Furthermore, you are result oriented, creative and have well-developed social skills.
- You have affinity with the international development sector as well as with migrant organizations.
What we offer?
This is an unpaid position which is suited as volunteer to get working experience in this particular field of work at an NGO. We offer a versatile position within an international organization and opportunity to work with highly motivated and experienced colleagues. You will have the freedom and opportunities to continue developing yourself and achieve tangible results. We value our employees and we fully recognize that flexibility in the amount of working hours might be important for you. To create a beneficial relationship for both parties, we prefer you to work for a minimum of eight hours a week for a period of at least three months.
To apply for this Event Organizer opportunity, please send your CV and Motivation letter before November 1rst to:
Contact Person: Diede Sterenborg
Telephone Number: 0031-207163831
Address: Wibautstraat 150
3rd floor | 1091 GR