Updated: Dec 21, 2022
Are you an advocate for 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 Co-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.
Coordinating the EMA 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 (captions, graphics, newsletter and blog posts) and maintaining presence and engagement on social media platforms
Recruiting new volunteers if needed
Liaising with the EMA Coordination
Coordinating with EMA's city and national chapters and their social media teams on mutual campaigns and activities
Looking for training opportunities for the team
Make sure communication is in line with the idea of hope-based communication
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 10 hours/week for minimum 6 months
Previous experience working with people on the move is appreciated
Start: As Soon as Possible
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
Working in a multicultural, diverse and fun work environment.
Broadening your CV (a reference can be provided)
There will be a 1-month handover with the current Coordinator. After the first month, the Coordinator 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 email@example.com explaining your motivation and background.