Social Media Intern

  • VO91544


This voluntary post is for a minimum of three months, and we ask that interns are able to commit to at least six hours per week, some of which can be done remotely.

In conjunction with the Communications Officer tasks may include some or all of the following:

o Writing social media posts and captions and updating the social media pages
o Responding to customer feedback and maintaining communications online
o Creating social media campaigns and calendars to increase engagement and target new audiences
o Creating graphic and visual content for dissemination on social media pages
o Carrying out research for team projects
o Sharing related content from partner organisations with their social media audience
o Analysing social media numbers regularly
o Preparing periodic reports for review.

To apply for this post, please submit a CV and cover letter to

Organisation aims and objectives

An international development agency with a Christian basis, working with poor communities in the developing world through programmes such as child sponsorship, skills training and small business start up. Also working within Dundee through community outreach programmes.

Frequency and commitment details

ongoing and flexible to suit volunteer


Experience required: .o Excellent written and verbal communication skills o Knowledge of community development and global issues o Computer literate (MS Office and some Adobe programmes) o Excellent knowledge of social media platforms. o Team player and self-motivated, creative independent thinker o Understanding and sensitivity to cross cultural issues o Keen interest in international affairs o Time management skills, the ability to meet deadlines and targets are required.
Travel details: Roundhouse, Lothian Crescent, Dundee, DD4 0HU


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We will provide a daily allowance for lunch and working travel expenses.
Training details: A full induction to the organisation and the centre will be provided
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
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