Communications Officer

Communications Officer

Ongoing role
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At a glance

Skills

  • Social media marketing
  • Website creation
  • Event management
  • Marketing strategy
  • Public relations

Where

London, WC2A 2JR
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? London

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
Over 7 hours / week
The role would require a minimum 6-10 hours work a week, which can be done in the evenings and weekends to fit around your work or home life.

Youth Mix is a new start-up young people’s charity that aims to become an award winning charity that’s about “Inspiring A Generation” empowering young people to be change-makers in their communities, 

What will you be doing?

We need an experienced Communications Officer to join us who is able to set up and develop our Communications, including running our social media platforms and creating a fantastic positive energy and buzz about Youth Mix and young people.

We will be delivering an array of highly effective projects engaging with hard to reach young people across England, particularly in areas of high need. Projects will include providing tools and approaches on life and social skills, mentoring, organising community cohesion events, delivering workshops on topics relevant to young people’s needs and promoting volunteering opportunities.

The role is what you make it and as a leader within the charity, you will have a massive input on the culture, comms and direction of the charity, creating an amazing platform for us to create a huge positive energy for both the charity and young people.

As this role is voluntary, the role offers great flexibility to fit around your time (including daytimes, evenings and/or weekends), where you will mostly manage your own workload, including mostly home based working until we are able to seek funding for an office base to host our charity.

Inspire A Generation – Join Youth Mix Today!!! and help us make a difference to the lives of young people across England. It’s easy just apply on here with your CV and we will send you a short application to complete.

Inspire A Generation – Join Youth Mix Today!!! and help us make a difference to the lives of young people across England. It’s easy just email us your CV (through the Apply online link), with the reference CO0120 in your application. All suitable applicants will then be sent with a short application form to complete and email back to us.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for an applicant who shares in our values and vision for Youth Mix and who has the skills, qualities and expertise to help us make a difference. As this role is voluntary, the role offers great flexibility to fit around your time (including daytimes, evenings and/or weekends.

What difference will you make?

The role has been created to help us to set up and develop our Communications, including running our social media platforms, writing press releases, creating content, articles and news, creating video stories and capturing other evidence that showcase the charity to put on social media, our website and other media. 

What's in it for the volunteer?

You will be working with a diverse mix of people from different backgrounds, professions, all working together to empower the lives of young people.

Before you apply

Please send initial expressions of interest viia the Reach Volunteering Platform. All suitable applicants will then be sent a short application form to complete and email back to us.
Causes
  • Young people
  • Youth Mix provides innovative youth programmes that are fresh, vibrant, fun, and available to young people aged 16 to 26 across England. We UNITE young people and communities for a more equal and...