International Development charity seeks self-driven graduate for voluntary Marketing and Fundraising Internship. Based in Altrincham, Act4Africa is an award-winning health and education charity with partner NGOs in Africa. Working closely with the small UK team and liaising with overseas partners, you will gain an insight into all aspects of the charity’s operations whilst gaining hands-on experience of marketing and fundraising.
To provide administrative, research and creative support in marketing and fundraising, working directly with the Marketing Executive. The intern will help engage with supporters and potential donors to raise awareness of Act4Africa and maximize the fundraising income from individual donors, ad hoc events and products/trips. The intern will ideally be skilled at using various social media to engage with supporters; they will produce content for the Act4Africa website and assist in the production of marketing communications, including emails, newsletters and press releases. The intern will help to maintain and develop the charity's profile and reputation and provide excellent customer service to supporters, donors, event participants and prospective participants.
To meet this challenge, you should be a proven self-starter; able to work on your own initiative and be an excellent communicator both written and oral. You will need to be organised with good administration skills. Ideally you will have experience of marketing and/or charity fundraising and have an interest in the work that Act4Africa do.
Qualifications and experience requirements
A degree awarded from a UK university is preferable.
Accepted degree subjects
How to apply
Closing date: Continuous recruitment
This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 26/10/2017