Content writing to promote volunteering
Volunteer Title: Master of the Content
Purpose: To create compelling content that will drive scores of people to volunteer in creating a better world for all
About the Opportunity
We believe that everyone can volunteer to create a better world we live in. Critical to this belief is the need to communicate and engage with people who are potential volunteers. Master of the Content will support iVolunteer's vision by creating compelling content that powers our communication - through website, social media, emailers and any other weapon of mass communication :)
Role of the volunteer will include the following
Re-create website content and produce fresh content from perspectives of varied target audience
Create compelling content / stories for social media posts / mailers In addition as well as think of ways to leverage photos, graphics, and videos that bring our stories to life, and tell stories on their own for PR and marketing purposes.
Assist in producing/brainstorming creative ideas for and keeping the content fresh across different communication channels
Write articles and press releases related to iVolunteer and associate volunteers and organisations
(Desired) Research relevant stories and articles, dig data to be featured in our PR, website or social
Minimum 4 hours a week, Maximum 2 hours a day. No, we wont take up your entire day. Yes, we do believe that you need to rejuvenate and play your other responsibilities well.
You must be willing to commit for a 3 month relationship with iVolunteer - to begin with :) Trust us, it will take us (you and we) a few weeks to familiarise with our vision, communication strategy and style of content. A 3 month committment will justify the time and efforts and both of us put together to get creative and impactful together.
You Will Thrive In This Role If
Your written English communication are often marvelled by your peers
You have professional experience in creative content writing
You are passionate about using your content writing skills for positive social change
You sweat the small stuff, do the last minute touch-ups, review the communication guide and follow it, you’re excited about moving projects creatively from start-to-finish, never missing a deadline
iVolunteer is a social enterprise that promotes volunteering with the mission to bring volunteers and organizations together to share time, skills, and passion to promote India’s social development. Each year we engage 15,000+ volunteers with over 350+ organisations across India and over 40 countries globally making us the largest social enterprise focused on volunteering iVolunteer also partners and contributes to the global volunteering movement through its affiliation with the Points of Light Foundation (world's largest organisation on service & volunteering), Global Pro Bono Network (promoting pro bono form of volunteering) and IAVE (International Association for Volunteer Effort - worlds largest association of organisations promoting volunteering).
iVolunteer Awards, convened by iVolunteer, are the only Indian recognition to celebrate the excellence in individual as well as organisational volunteering. In 2017, it actively engaged over 600,000 people, with an outreach of 4+ million, discovering and sharing inspiring stories of everyday volunteers and emerging models of volunteer engagement.