Social Media Officer

Social Media Officer

Ongoing role
At a glance


  • Social media marketing


Glasgow, G38EU
Remote opportunity


Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
1-3 hours / week
Looking for 1-3 hours per week. We are flexible as to when they can volunteer as social media posts can be scheduled ahead of time.

As a digital charity, our social media channels are very important to us for raising awareness of who we are and what we do. Therefore we are seeking an experienced and self motivated individual to help look after our social media platforms.

What will you be doing?

The duties of a social media officer volunteer may include:

  • Maintaining active social media accounts
  • Creating and/or posting content on different social media channels, e.g. generating engaging instagram stories/interactive story polls etc
  • Engaging with our social media audience, e.g. responding to comments/messages on our social media channels
  • Suggest ideas to increase online engagement
  • Keep up to date with social media trends and 
  • Liaising with other departments (fundraising, community etc) to understand and create effective content that is targeted at specific requirements

We are flexible and always welcome new ideas - we are looking for someone who is creative and can show initiative. 

What are we looking for?

  • Excellent knowledge of social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin & Tiktok
  • Experience in Canva Pro would be desirable
  • Experience in the use of Social Media Scheduling Platforms, e.g. Buffer
  • Shows initiative
  • Eagerness to learn and keep up with social media trends
  • Experience in communication and/or social media

What difference will you make?

Your role within the charity will help us to reach a wider audience and in turn support more individuals affected by covid-19. 

  • Campaigning
  • Counselling / advice
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Mental health
  • Organisation type: 

    Covid Aid is the awards-nominated UK charity wholly dedicated to supporting all those affected by the Covid-19 pandemic across the country, providing a vital range of support to adults, young...