E-Volunteer -Communications Mentor

Closing Date: 19 March 2021

Location: E-volunteering

Category: Marketing, Communication & Multi Media

The Organisation
The Asia Foundation (TAF) is a non-profit international development organisation committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia. Informed by six decades of local expertise, and headquartered in San Francisco, The Asia Foundation works through a network of offices in 18 Asian countries and in Washington, DC. This assignment will be working directly with the Dili, Timor-Leste office. 

The Assignment
This is an e-volunteer assignment based in New Zealand. Working remotely from home for a minimum of 5 hours per week, the Communications Mentor will upskill and strengthen the capacity of the organisation's current Communications Officer in all area of communications. This may include strategic communications, internal communications, and digital and social media. Assignment outcomes include: 
  • Supporting the successful  development of a Communications Strategy;
  • Assisting the Communications Officer to review and updating marketing collateral; and
  • Ongoing training and mentoring of professional skills as required
The Asia Foundation considers communications as key to developing, connecting and promoting their programmes. Their current focusses include  strengthening policy and governance, ending violence
against women, developing inclusive tourism, and promoting peace and justice.

The Volunteer
This is an amazing opportunity for an intermediate level communications specialist to work with a world renowned international NGO and contribute to a range of pressing social justice initiatives. We are looking for a creative volunteer who is able to work from home and utilise appropriate technology to engage with our partner organisation. Our ideal volunteer will have experience in a generalist Communications role and  a passion for the development of people.  A degree in Communications or a related field, in addition to experience working in an NGO or international environment will be highly regarded.

Apply Now
To be considered for this opportunity, don't hesitate and apply now through our website. For more information email volunteer@vsa.org.nz

VSA covers flights, accommodation, insurance and some expenses. A living allowance is also provided.