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Social Media and Communications for the Nourishing Schools Foundation

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Job Overview: Nourishing Schools Foundation is on a mission to enable young changemakers to take charge of their own nutrition and profess the same knowledge within their communities. The volunteer will support in the development of communications and multimedia materials that are consistently engaging and propel interest and action. The ideal candidate is a digital media enthusiast with exceptional writing and design skills and demonstrated curiosity and background in impact communications.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Develop high-impact social media content including graphics, videos and other multimedia formats that effectively informs and engages external audiences
  • Devise collection and analysis of social media metrics to gauge reach, engagement and other performance measures for social media posts, accounts, and campaigns, helping to inform results-based decision making and drive the effective use of resources.
  • Design and prepare content/copy for reports, presentations, blog articles and other internal and external communications materials
  • Support the development and implementation of larger communication strategies and efforts
  • Support the development of web sites, including layout, content, look, and feel.

Job Overview: Nourishing Schools Foundation is on a mission to enable young changemakers to take charge of their own nutrition and profess the same knowledge within their communities. The volunteer will support in the development of…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Fairfax, VA

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Qualifications:

  • We seek candidates with relevant coursework in Communications, Design, Web Development, Strategic Design and Management, Marketing, Information Design, Media Studies, Journalism or Data Visualisation

Required skills/Personal skills:

  • Experience in producing, editing, and disseminating multimedia content for online audiences.
  • Experience using advanced tools for online publishing, including content management systems and social media authoring tools like Hootsuite.
  • Experience in producing and interpreting web or social media analytics (ex: Google Analytics) to inform strategies and work plans.
  • Sophisticated understanding of multimedia content, including how it can best be produced, packaged, published, and shared on websites, on social media and for partner organisations.
  • Excellent command of English and highly developed writing and editing skills.
  • Necessary computer skills (MS Office essential; knowledge of design softwares like Canva, Adobe Photoshop, and/or Adobe Premiere Pro would be great). Familiarity with Slack and Trello is an asset.

Skills gained by the volunteer:

  • Experience in development and impact communication
  • Creating informational content for positive social change
  • Creative visualisation of data
  • Autonomy to plan and execute strategies
  • Effective time-management
  • Collaboration
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