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Marketing and Social Media Volunteer (Virtual)

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Marketing and Social Media Volunteer (Virtual)

Join the GDS Team, have a transformative learning experience and help empower youth, families, and our community to Reach their Potential!

Due to Covid-19, this position is virtual. The candidate must have a strong interest in social media, mental health, youth, community, elders, and social justice.

Growth and Development Services, Inc. (GDS), is a nonprofit organization founded in 1996 by Dr. Gary Altheim. GDS was created to advocate and provide essential services to youth challenged by emotional, behavioral, educational, and social issues. Due to COvid-19, GDS programs are virtual until we can go back into the school in Northern Manhattan.

Position Summary

GDS is seeking a passionate and professional volunteer to join our team. The volunteer will work with staff and volunteers on a variety of Marketing and Administrative tasks.

The candidate must have a strong interest in mental health, youth, advocacy, community, and social justice.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design marketing and fundraising materials.
  • Design graphics and multimedia for marketing
  • Assist in expanding GDS’s online presence with fresh ideas and initiatives
  • Consistently post on all social media platforms and help market events
  • Help provide administrative office support.

Skills:

  • Self-directed team player with the ability to handle multiple concurrent tasks
  • Excellent organizational, writing, and communication skills
  • Proficient in MS office
  • Proficient with graphic design software
  • Proficient with website design software (Wix, WordPress, etc.)
  • Strong interest in youth, community, and social justice

Join the GDS Team, have a transformative learning experience and help empower youth, families, and our community to Reach their Potential!

Due to Covid-19, this position is virtual. The candidate must have a strong interest in social media…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    July 26, 2021
    10:00 AM EDT
    2:00 PM UTC
  • End Date
    December 28, 2021
    7:00 PM EST
    12:00 AM UTC
  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Training Provided
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
650 Academy St, New York, NY 10034, USA
Directions

Virtual

How to Apply

Please email your resume and cover letter to Zadie Adams at zadams@excelgds.org. Please visit our website www.excelgds.org and watch GDS' video on our home page before applying. Include in your cover letter why you are interested in volunteering at GDS. Please also include the hours, days, and time frame you are available. Specify "Marketing and Social Media Volunteer" and your name in the subject line of your email.

Please email your resume and cover letter to Zadie Adams at zadams@excelgds.org. Please visit our website www.excelgds.org and watch GDS' video on our home page before applying…

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