Communications Volunteer


(38.58626,-121.41604)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1111 Howe Avenue, Suite 125Sacramento, CA 95825

About

The Communications volunteer assists the marketing department with developing communications materials that expand the agency’s presence in the community to attract donors and clients.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Interviewing staff, clients, and volunteers for newsletter articles.
  • Writing and editing newsletter and blog quality stories, with pictures and appropriate connections to current events.
  • Increasing the agency’s social media presence
  • Assisting with the development of organizational print media (pamphlets, brochures, etc.)

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Comfortable working on teams in a fast-paced environment
  • High level of attention to details
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel)

Preferred:

  • Journalism and/or public relations experience
  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Graphic Design skills

This position would be an internship if it directly relates to your major/classes, and if your school is willing to give you credit in exchange for doing an internship. If not, you would be a volunteer, but with all the same duties and expectations.


How to Apply:

Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to
volunteers@openingdoorsinc.org. Include "Communications Intern- [Your name]" in the subject line.

Skills

  • Advertising
  • Journalism
  • Content Management Systems
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
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