Communications Volunteer

Published

05/25/2018

Start Date

06/15/2018

End Date

08/30/2018

Time Commitment

Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Address

6920 South East Street
Suite B
Indianapolis
Indiana
46227
United States

Description

 Communications Volunteer

A Communications Volunteer will be responsible for creating content for Beacon of Hope Crisis Center’s online presence through social media and other communications. We are looking for a passionate individual to bring bright ideas to Beacon of Hope Crisis Center that increase education and awareness within the community. This position will allow for flexibility – maximizing your skill set and building your resume. The Communications Volunteer will be expected to collaborate with the team on big projects and fundraising events. Exceptional writing and grammar ability as well as creative design skills; both need to be present and co-exist for this individual to be optimally successful in this volunteer role. 


Ability to understand, embrace and deliver on the following: 


Mission alignment

Branding alignment

Attention to detail

Efficient use of time

Planning ahead

Scheduling and planning

Bringing forth ideas

Audience growth


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Stay up to date on new trends & movements relating to domestic violence and sexual assault
  • Research and create content for social media
  • Write blog posts
  • Implement fundraising initiatives
  • Follow agency rules and protocols for admitting people to the center
  • Foster an environment of respect with clients, callers and staff

Skills:

  • Excellent organization
  • Creativity
  • Strong writing skills
  • Research
  • Multi-tasking
  • Punctuality and dependability
  • Proactive

Required Qualifications:

  • Completed or in the process of obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, marketing, or related field.
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  • Excellent typing skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft suite including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.
  • Ability to do online research
  • Ability to pass a criminal background

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Graphic Design
  • Experience in blogging and video blogging
  • Experience working for a Nonprofit
  • Experience with Mail Chimp

Please send your cover letter and resume to: careers@beaconofhopeindy.org. Thank you for your interest in serving victims of domestic violence and sexual assault at Beacon of Hope Crisis Center.

Beacon of Hope Crisis Center is a Christ-centered organization empowering victims of domestic violence and sexual assault to become self-sufficient by providing safety, education, and support. We serve ALL individuals and families facing domestic violence and/or sexual assault crisis regardless of religion, race, color, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status, national origin, language capacity or ability. Our programs: Crisis Call, Criminal Justice, Economic Sustainability, Foster Pet, Teen Talk and Education Program

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How To Apply

careers@beaconofhopeindy.org
http://www.beaconofhopeindy.org

Please send your cover letter and resume to: careers@beaconofhopeindy.org. Thank you for your interest in serving victims of domestic violence and sexual assault at Beacon of Hope Crisis Center.


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