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This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
University Ambassador for We Make Change
We Make Change is a global online community of individuals and NGOs coming together to have a positive impact on society. We Make Change enables individuals to find the right opportunities to use their skills to support the causes they care about most (e.g. environment, human rights, culture, social welfare etc.). Check us out at wemakechange.org/
We’re looking for University Ambassadors (UAs) to join the University Program at We Make Change. The goal is to grow the We Make Change community and empower students and alumni to take action and influence positive change in their community.
The role will be guided remotely by We Make Change. Applications are welcomed from across the world. This is an unpaid opportunity.
Enhance your leadership, communication, networking, social media, negotiation, organisational and other transferable skills
Gain valuable experience for future jobs. Possibility of references.
Receive support in decision-making and skills development
Connect with the Changemakers network made of individuals and NGOs
Be part of a friendly, like minded community
Gain greater cultural awareness by connecting with people and organisations from across the world
Recruit students in your university to be part of the changemakers community
Organise, promote, and deliver events to engage students
Encourage others to develop new projects and/or join existing ones
Organise fundraising campaigns
Create and nourish partnerships with students associations
Gain and maintain familiarity with We Make Change projects
Maintain an open dialogue with the We Make Change Team
Able to communicate in English in speaking and writing (Level B2 CEFR)
Excellent communication and presentation skills (in the prevalent language used at your university)
Highly organised, and punctual
Very good leadership, networking, and interpersonal skills
Social media confident
4-8 hours/week availability
No previous experience required. However, the candidate must have an excellent work ethic.
Please apply by including your CV and a link to your Linkedin profile, if you have one.