Uckfield, East Sussex
Job description

Our social media channels are a key part in bringing our work to a wider audience and attracting new people to support us. As a social media volunteer, you’ll write regular posts on our social channels and engage with followers to encourage them to get involved with our activities.

 We’re ideally looking for volunteers with experience in managing social media channels for professional or personal use. 

  The role is accountable to the Director, CPRE Sussex. It is home based with occasional attendance at meetings. We hope that you will be able to contribute 3-4 hours each week to suit your availability. Our team will provide you with some support to develop in your role. 
What will you be doing? • Managing our local social media accounts to maximise our engagement with new members, volunteers and donors • Creating social media content about our activities, achievements and interests  • Promoting our work to encourage new members, volunteers and donors • Monitoring the impact of our social media activities and implementing improvements to increase our reach • Responding to enquiries received through social media channels  • Help us to connect with other local CPREs and like-minded organisations
The skills / experience you’ll need • An interest in the countryside and environmental issues  • Some experience of using social media platforms to engage supporters – paid or voluntary • Good social media writing skills with a friendly and engaging tone of voice and attention to detail • Happy carrying out tasks independently and as part of a team • Have access to a computer and the internet at home and be confident using them • Be able to commit to volunteering regularly to suit your availability with occasional attendance at meetings
Benefits of the role • Use your skills and experience to contribute to the success of our charity and make a positive difference to the countryside • Meet like-minded people and enjoy being part of a team • Enhance your CV by developing new skills and gaining valuable experience • We’ll give you a reference for your future work or volunteering • You can get involved with events and workshops on a local and national level, including the annual CPRE conference • The opportunity to attend a volunteer induction day at CPRE’s national office in London or a regional centre • We provide out-of-pocket travel expenses

Posted on: 05 June 2020
Closed date: 01 July 2020
Job ref: CJSocMedVol
Tags: Communications, PR, Digital

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.