Witness Change — Volunteer Roles

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Dear all :heartbeat:

Thank you for your interest in supporting Witness Change. :innocent:

Sorry :worried: if it was a long time since your original contact with us. We are now producing our most ambitious project to date and need people like you to assist. :busts_in_silhouette:

Below are some of the most urgent roles we need filling and how to apply. Don’t worry if none these are a fit, there are going to be more opportunities in the coming weeks and months. :star_struck:

If you know anyone :thinking: who might be suitable for any of these roles, please share it with them. :incoming_envelope: We’ve created a website page so that it is easily sharable to your network. :earth_americas:

:heavy_check_mark: SOCIAL MEDIA SUPERVISOR :iphone:

You will be closely working with the Head of Social Media to support in executing the Social Media Strategy. Your role will be to:

  • Oversee all volunteer social media editors
  • Troubleshoot editorial issues with volunteers
  • Support with copy editing social media posts
  • Final check on all content scheduled on Hootsuite (once editors have scheduled)
  • Support with training schedules
  • Ensure all channels have sufficient editorial cover
  • 4 to 5 hours per week (+ extra hours on launch day/ week)

:warning: Minimum qualifications:

  • 2-3 years digital communications experience
  • Demonstrated ability to edit concise copy
  • Management or supervisory experience a must

:heavy_check_mark: SOCIAL MEDIA EDITOR - TWITTER :baby_chick:

You will be closely working with Social Media Manager. Your role will be to:

  • Manage editorial for Twitter account
  • Write/ edit/ tweak posts from story content linking to the website
  • Schedule tweets using Hootsuite (or other tbc)
  • Monitor Twitter account, respond to comments, like and retweet relevant content from partners and other relevant accounts
  • 4 to 5 hours per week (+ extra hours on launch day/ week)

:warning: Minimum qualifications:

  • 1-2 years experience in a social media editorial role
  • Demonstrated ability to edit concise copy
  • Experience using Twitter studio
  • Experience using Hootsuite a plus

:heavy_check_mark: SOCIAL MEDIA EDITOR - INSTAGRAM & FACEBOOK :computer:

You will be closely working with the Head of Social Media to support in executing the Social Media Strategy. Your role will be to:

  • Manage editorial production for Instagram and Facebook accounts
  • Schedule posts (on Hootsuite or other tbc) using 1000 character stories and photos developed by storytellers
  • Schedule video (IGTV and Reels in platform and feed video on Hootsuite or other tbc)
  • Write/ design/ post IG/FB stories (x2 per week)
  • Monitor accounts and respond to comments
  • 4 to 5 hours per week (+ extra hours on launch day/ week)

Note: content from Instagram will be replicated on Facebook.

:warning: Minimum qualifications:

  • 1-2 years experience in a social media editorial role
  • Demonstrated ability to edit concise copy
  • Experience using Twitter studio
  • Experience using Hootsuite a plus

:heavy_check_mark: COMMUNITY MANAGERS - FACEBOOK GROUP :speaking_head:

You will be closely working with the Head of Social Media to support in executing the Social Media Strategy. Your role will be to:

  • Manage the project Facebook group
  • Initiate, lead and monitor group conversations relating to our project activism and activities
  • Schedule and monitor Live Q&A’s with refugee storytellers, Robin and others (guest contributors)
  • Develop content ideas with team to engage with and activate group
  • Disseminate social media story “packs” for advocates in the lead up to the launch
  • Update group on 1000 dreams story dissemination progress
  • 4 to 5 hours per week (+ extra hours on launch day/ week)

:warning: Minimum qualifications:

  • 1-2 years experience in a social media editorial role
  • Experience running a Facebook Group
  • Experience moderating social media channels
  • Experience scheduling Live video

:heavy_check_mark: SOCIAL MEDIA AND VIDEO EXPERT - YOUTUBE :film_projector:

You will be closely working with the Head of Social Media and the Video Producer. Your role will be to:

  • Oversee strategic roll out of video products and channel management
  • Schedule video on platform making use of Premiere feature where relevant
  • Post YouTube stories (tweaking content developed for Instagram and Facebook)
  • Initiate, lead and monitor group conversations using the ‘community’ tab
  • 2 hours per week (+ extra hours on launch day/ week)

:warning: Minimum qualifications:

  • 1-2 years experience in a social media editorial role
  • Experience running a YouTube channel
  • Understanding and knowledge of video production
  • Experience scheduling Live video a plus
  • Experience using YouTube studio a plus

:question: HOW TO APPLY:

Please send to amyc@witnesschange.org your resume and a cover letter answering the following questions:

  • Why are you the best candidate for this role?
  • What is the most exciting social media campaign you’ve ever been involved in making happen?
  • What are your 3 favourite social media accounts (except Witness Change!)? And why?
  • In the last week, what is the best post you’ve seen on social media? and why?

:pushpin:Note: Please make sure your cover letter is no longer than one page long

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