Marketing Assistant Volunteer

RSPB

Bempton Cliffs, Bridlington, Yorkshire

Volunteer • Part Time

www.rspb.org.uk maria.prchlik@rspb.org.uk 01262 422202 Maria Prchlik

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, marine conservation

Closing date: Wednesday, 24th April 2019  


We need to spread the word about Bempton Cliffs far and wide. New ways of communicating with our audiences are springing up every day – and we need to make the most of these free tools. That’s why we’d like assistance with populating/monitoring social media and developing online promotional opportunities, for example, What’s On listings. So if Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are some of your favourite places to be, we’d love to hear from you.

What’s in it for you?

  • You may be looking for a way of putting something back, or you may have relevant skills which you want to put to good use for a great cause
  • The chance to pass on your passion for nature
  • An opportunity to be part of the country’s largest nature conservation charity
  • The opportunity to become part of a friendly, supportive team
  • An opportunity to take pride in your local nature reserve
  • Opportunities to use and develop skills and personal initiative
  • References if appropriate
  • The chance to get some experience of working in a busy but friendly office environment
  • The opportunity to find out more about the tourism economy along the Yorkshire Coast

The skills you need

  • Approachable, with a friendly demeanour
  • Enthusiasm for wildlife and conservation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of some RSPB work
  • Pleasant telephone manner
  • Knowledge of the surrounding area
  • Organised
  • Previous experience of professional phone use
  • Confidence to initiate conversations with and talk to members of the public
  • Ability to work in a busy office environment
  • Willingness to learn
  • Previous experience in a marketing environment
  • Computer skills (excel and outlook)
  • Willingness to undertake appropriate training and personal development
  • Ability to accurately record data

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