A Talented Digital Marketing Expert

A Talented Digital Marketing Expert

Ongoing role
J67081
At a glance

Skills

  • Film / video production
  • Photography
  • Digital and IT strategy
  • Software and web development
  • Web design (including UX/UI)
  • Copywriting / Journalism
  • Event management
  • Social media marketing

Where

Harpenden, AL5 2JD
Mainly at home
Travel limit? 50 Miles

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
Over 7 hours / week
To start with, we think the minimum time needed maybe 5 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Deadline

31 Oct 2020

"Providing holistic support directly to deprived communities in Sub-Saharan Africa to drive sustainable economic growth from the grassroots"

What will you be doing?

Do you have: 

  • Experience as Social Media Executive/ Digital Marketing Executive or similar role
  • Understanding of social media marketing concepts and best practices
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • At least one hour per day to dedicate to WRBLO social media

WRBLO is an intermediary organisation that holistically supports small charities and NGO’s ensconced in Sub-Saharan Africa implementing and delivering vital projects and services for the public benefit necessitated by the specific needs of those communities they serve.

Our Specialised Social Responsibility Programme (SSR) WRBLO harnesses the goodwill of a new collective of integral, dynamic social investors who have a common desire to place social capital and community development on a par with their financial success. As an intermediary, WRBLO collaborates with donors and sponsors, to deliver grant-funding for sustainable social change, that builds economic growth from the grassroots. 

Through the SSR Programme, WRBLO will verify, evaluate, and fund sustainable projects, services, and opportunities that we identify as drivers of social development and financial inclusion and revive economic growth through dynamic integral social investment.

WRBLO will do all it can to guarantee that the SSR programme, is delivered directly into ‘ground zero of poverty’, free of bureaucratic or political interference and the nefarious forces of corruption, fraud, or financial mismanagement. 

The SSR Programme focuses its resources through small charities and NGO’s who are able to implement projects and services in seven [broad] areas :

  • Poverty
  • General Healthcare 
  • Community Development 
  • Community Cohesion
  • Financial Inclusion
  • Local Agriculture
  • Local Business Enterprise

WRBLO are especially concerned about three core issues:

  • Deprived Communities
  • Orphanages
  • Access to insurance

We are seeking a creative digital marketing expert who can implement our digital marketing strategy in line with an extensively documented consultation cycle that we have recently completed, as well as create and manage our overseas press announcements.  

What are we looking for?

We are seeking a creative digital marketing/ social media expert who can support our Digital Marketing Team in the implemention our digital marketing strategy.

Main responsibilities:

  • Assist in the creation of innovative digital and fundraising campaigns
  • Creation and distribution of engaging social media content across all WRBLO channels
  • Management of social media channels to increase awareness of WRBLO, engaging with key stakeholders and influencers
  • Work together with the marketing team to form original ideas for content marketing and supporting assets
  • Assist in the creation of creative digital and fundraising campaigns
  • Management of social media channels to increase awareness of WRBLO, engage with key stakeholders and influencers
  • Launch optimized online adverts through Google Adwords, Facebook etc. to increase awareness of charity work
  • Provide creative ideas for content marketing and supporting assets
  • Support in regular analytics and research to optimise the performance of digital marketing efforts
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What difference will you make?

Much of the African continent is beleaguered with deeply rooted and complex issues which combined have produced enduring, abject, and endemic poverty, irrespective of Africa's natural and considerable deposits of valuable minerals and tradable commodities. as well as any enduring political stability. 

WRBLO will begin work in Uganda, being 1 of 6 politically stable jurisdictions where approximately 54% of their combined populations represent 20% of the world's poorest people.

Our Specialised Social Responsibility Programme (SSR) will holistically support small Charities and NGO's who have a track record of accomplishment, working in Deprived Communities.

WRBLO will invite organisations to apply for the funding they need to expand the delivery of effective and sustainable programmes vital to the communities they serve. 

WRBLO is affiliated with registered UK charities and local NGO’s and will our regional auditors, through whom we network and maintain our evaluation, verification, auditing and reporting capability through digital processes, to provide intrinsic value to our plan which is committed to delivering maximum IMPACT through local charitable structures unable to access much-needed funding in support of the work they do within to Deprived Communities.

What's in it for the volunteer?

If you are seeking an opportunity to make a real and sustainable difference, by raising very many out of poverty onto a path to sustainable futures and to be assistive to those who long to be valued members of society, working with us will provide you with that accomplishment and the true satisfaction in knowing you have contributed to such positive impact and societal change in Africa.

International travel and in-country project management posts are eventually to be offered to candidates who volunteer for this role.

A few more details

The questions posed by the African author Ngũgĩ wa Thiong' reveals his view of why abject African poverty persists in Africa.

Read the full Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o Quote Here

Apply for this role and together we can work to reverse the trend that sees the poor ad vulnerable left behind.

Before you apply

We hope that you will consider this a worthwhile and noble cause to which you can add value so together we can make a real and sustainable difference, for only with such resolve, can we truly 'Rise By Lifting Others'
Causes
  • Environment
  • Financial inclusion
  • International development
  • Poverty relief
  • Voluntary sector support
  • WRBLO Community Interest Company supports Deprived Communities in Developing Countries and will partner with all who share our determination to make a real and sustainable difference and deliver ...