New Volunteer Opportunities with Somos21 ! (Content & Communications)

Exciting new opportunities have emerged to join the Somos21 network in hands on, volunteer positions. Gain valuable industry experience, engage in fanastic networking opportunities and recieve a professional reference for future employment opportunities. See the details below and contact us at info@somos21.org to send in your application or to hear more !

 

Role: Content Lead    

Reporting Manager: Communications Director 

Role Type: Part-Time Remote Volunteer Role 

Commitment: 15-20 hours per month 

 

The Organisation 

Somos21 is a young Australian not-for-profit, volunteer led and run social enterprise that aims to strengthen ties between Australia and Latin America and support students and early career professionals in its communities in both regions. 

 

Position Outline

We are searching for a Communications Assistant to work closely with our diverse communications and marketing team on a range of projects, activities and initiatives. 

 

Areas of Accountability & Major Responsibilities

  • Source and publish reliable, credible and relevant content from third parties for the Somos21 platform and social networks. 
  • Assist with newsletter management, including the design, editing and sending 
  • Assist with writing and editing notes for social media posts and press releases
  • Develop unique content for the Somos21 community and audience 

 

Required Education, Experience and Technical Skills

  • Strong interest in external communications, social media and digital marketing 
  • Bachelor’s degree or certificate in digital marketing or similar (preferred) and/or experience in the area
  • Creative and proactive mindset 
  • Strong research skills 
  • Ability to identify relevant information for social media and Somos21 platform publications
  • Ability to work well both individually and as a part of a diverse team
  • Fluent English (preferred) 

 

Role Perks

  • Chance to work with and learn from an experienced marketing team 
  • Gain valuable professional experience in Australia and receive a formal recognition of your volunteering 
  • Be part of a diverse team focused on the Australia- Latin America relationship
  • Great networking opportunities
  • Build professional and personal relationships 
  • Receive a professional reference for future employment opportunities 

 

 

Role: Communications Project Support        

Reporting Manager: Communications Director 

Role Type: Part-Time Remote Volunteer Role 

Commitment: 20-25 hours per month 

 

The Organisation 

Somos21 is a young Australian not-for-profit, volunteer led and run social enterprise that aims to strengthen ties between Australia and Latin America and support students and early career professionals in its communities in both regions. 

 

Position Outline

We are searching for a Communications Project Support to work closely with various internal teams (communications/marketing, events, partnerships) on a range of projects, activities and initiatives. 

 

Areas of Accountability & Major Responsibilities

  • Assist the Communications Director on internal tasks
  • Support the communication team with social media tasks (strategy development, content creation, publishing, community engagement)  
  • Develop, edit and send electronic invitations for events via the Somos21 platform 
  • Support and coordinate tasks with events and partnerships teams 
  • Perform specific marketing, design and communication tasks and activities as required 

 

Required Education, Experience and Technical Skills

  • Strong interest in external communications, social media and digital marketing 
  • Bachelor’s degree or certificate in communications, digital marketing or similar (preferred) 
  • Creative and proactive mindset 
  • Great communication skills 
  • Ability to work well both individually and as a part of a diverse team
  • Fluent English (preferred) 

 

Role Perks

  • Chance to work with and learn from an experienced marketing team 
  • Gain valuable professional experience in Australia and receive a formal recognition of your volunteering 
  • Be part of a diverse team focused on the Australia- Latin America relationship
  • Great networking opportunities
  • Build professional and personal relationships 
  • Receive a professional reference for future employment opportunities 

 

 

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