Opportunity: Social Media Team Coordinator

Are you passionate about refugees’ rights and want to help make a difference? Do you have social media and communications skills? Then we are looking for you!


Europe Must Act (EMA), a growing European movement advocating for fair and humane migration policies, is currently looking for a person to take on the role of Coordinator of the social media team. This is an online volunteering (unpaid) position.


We act with empathy, hope and passion and are united by our commitment to challenge indifference and tackle human rights abuses. We seek change on many levels by speaking up with people on the move, engaging European citizens and holding authorities accountable.


Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating the social media team and ensuring social media content is in line with EMA’s narrative and messaging.

  • Organising regular meetings.

  • Managing the monthly calendar and scheduling posts.

  • Supporting the team in producing social media content (both captions and graphics).

  • Recruiting new volunteers if needed.

  • Liaising with the EMA Coordination Team.

  • Looking for training opportunities for the team.


Requirements:

  • Knowledge of main social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn). Previous experience with social media and communications is preferred.

  • Good knowledge of the European migration context. Ability to work independently and in a multicultural team.

  • Time requirement: approx 4-5 hours/week for minimum 6 months.

  • Previous experience working with people on the move is appreciated.


Why volunteering with us?

  • Being part of a growing Europe-wide social movement.

  • Working and meeting with volunteers and activists across Europe and growing your network.

  • Participating in professional training.

  • Being able to work in a multicultural and diverse environment.

  • Broadening your CV (a reference can be provided)


There will be a 1-month handover with the current Focal Point. After the first month, the Focal Point of the Social Media Team will join the EMA Coordination team and will be expected to attend weekly meetings.


If you are interested in applying for the position, or have any questions, please send us an email at onboardme@europemustact.org explaining your motivation and background.