Volunteer Twitter Assistant
The Volunteer Twitter Assistant will help develop and implement a social media strategy to increase overall reach and brand awareness. He/she/they will mainly use Twitter to promote active IAPMD campaigns, engage the public, and increase donations and online presence. They will directly contribute to increasing IAPMD’s capacity to reach our community and increase awareness of our mission.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Twitter Assistant will:
Be proactive and confident in reaching out to organisations, patients, advocates, and others on Twitter
Be active on Twitter on a daily basis where possible (little and often is fine!)
Build lists of relevant organisations, activists, advocates, non-profits etc
Get involved in different Twitter chats, awareness events, and online collectives
Monitor activity and user interactions on Twitter and interact with them
Promote the IAPMDs services and benefits to patients
Feed into and have input into the social media strategy to support the organization’s campaigns and fundraising activities and establish targets for increasing online reach
Work alongside the Social Media Coordinator and Executive Director to develop plans, ideas, and images.
Seek out news articles, blog posts, press releases etc around PMDD/PME/Women's Health and promote fundraising appeals, organization updates, goals met, and other promotional items (merchandise)
Experience of using Twitter in a professional capacity preferred (Knowledge of Facebook, Instagram, Youtube etc beneficial)
Experience of using Hootsuite and Canva preferable (or willingness to learn)
Strong writing and editing skills, with strong attention to detail
Take direction well
Outgoing, proactive, enthusiastic and creative
Works well independently and as part of a team
Have a keen interest in women’s health issues
Have knowledge/understanding of the challenges faces by PMDD/PME sufferers
The position requires a minimum 6-month commitment for approximately 3-4 hours per week, which can be completed remotely (and fitted around your cycle if you are a sufferer yourself)Benefits and Recognition
Benefits and Recognition
This role is flexible and you are able to plan your time around health/family/commitments.
It is a fun, friendly team and you will be fully supported.
This position provides valuable experiences for Communications, Women’s Health & Mental Health Studies, and Nonprofit Management Students; individuals with an interest in gaining experience in the nonprofit sector or in the environmental field; and anyone with a passion for protecting a woman’s fundamental right to health care.