Send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com by June 29, 2016, along with your responses to the questions below in a separate document. Enter "UNA-SNY YP 2016 Board Member Application: Position you are applying for" in the subject line. This is an unpaid volunteer position. If offered the position, a two-year committment is required. Current committee members or active members preferred.
2016 UNA–SNY YP Board Member Application Form
I. Background Information:
Years of Experience, as applicable, in Marketing/Communications and International Affairs* (lack of experience in this area does not preclude consideration for a leadership position):
Total Years of Work Experience:
II. Resume: (Please attach)
III. Questions: (250 word maximum response per question)
1. Why are you interested in becoming a UNA-SNY YP Committee Director/Board member?
2. Please explain which position is of interest you and why you are interested in joining the UNA-SNY YP Board?
The United Nations Association of Southern New York Division (UNA-SNY) Young Professionals is currently looking for Marketing Director to join the team.
This role would largely responsible for promotion and publicity, including event marketing, graphic design, and press management. Duties would include marketing, overseeing social media, monthly reports on analytics, overseeing graphic design of flyer and promotional materials, and overall marketing strategy for events and membership. Copy editing and writing across different formats are a major plus.
The United Nations Association Young Professionals is the young professionals arm of UNA Southern New York Division serving the metropolitan area of NYC. An all volunteer, non-profit organization, UNA-SNY YP members are typically between the ages of 21-40 and are a diverse group of individuals from the fields of business, law, public service, the arts, academia, and media. Through events, discussions, and collaborative action-oriented programs, SNY YPIC offers its members a platform for education, advocacy, and professional development in international affairs, the United Nations, and international service.
Requirements: * Background in public relations, and/or event marketing * Demonstrated interest and knowledge of international affairs * Demonstrated ability and openness to work with teams and various topics Applicants must be or become an active member of YPIC or UNA-USA, be between the ages of 21 and 40, and have a Bachelor's degree or four years of professional work experience.