Help us engage our audiences by creating compelling content for our website and print materials and help us deliver our health and social care in Africa and the Diaspora.
Our charity delivers health and social care in Africa and the Diaspora. We are urgently looking for an experienced content producer to work with us as we respond to Covid-19.
Duties and Responsibilities
We would like the volunteer to help with:
Thinking through our audiences’ information needs and how we can present that effectively
Web copywriting: Create engaging content for our website that adheres to SEO and brand
Copywriting: Create well-written and compelling copy for use in a brochure, one-pager/fact sheet, or fundraising/promotional materials.
Email content: Write compelling email content that is short, relevant and has clear a call-to-action and high click through rates
Copyediting: Edit our existing copy for grammar and typos, and to make sure it is consistent with the style and voice of our organisation.
Case study writing and storytelling: Help communicate our impact via stories and case studies that we can use on our website, in marketing materials, or in our annual report.
Communication materials review: Review our existing communications materials. Recommend edits that will provide us with consistency in writing style and tone, accurate spelling and grammar, and a clear and engaging voice for our organisation.
Brochure/annual review writing: Create or update copy for a brochure or our annual review, highlighting our impact current and potential stakeholders.
You will be working with the CEO who will provide an overview of our existing communication and marketing materials, as well as our content strategy and brand guidelines. You will work together to produce initial concepts for all deliverables, including goals, SEO keywords, target audience, and desired tone and style of writing.
Skills and qualifications
We are looking for a volunteer who has:
Understanding of use of, and ability to write for, different mediums and formats (print copy vs web copy)
Experience in copywriting, marketing, public relations, communications or journalism
Ability to write with SEO [web writing tasks only] and brand at front of mind using our existing voice and style
Accuracy and attention to detail
Ability to quickly understand the needs of our organisation / users
Can ask key questions to enable us to clarify requirements
Understands the resource constraints of a small charity and is able to work with these.
Open to feedback
Qualification in marketing, media, journalism, digital social media, etc
Your input will shape how we present ourselves to our service users, stakeholders, funders and general public. With your help we will be able to continue to deliver our health and social care services and how they help our end users.
You would become part of our small, friendly team and you have the opportunity to use your time to make a real difference in difficult times.
The volunteer can work entirely from home and we can consider remote candidates from across the UK and the globe.
43 Berkeley Square, City of Westminster, LONDON, Greater London W1J 5AP, GB
To lead strategic collaborative efforts among countries in Africa and other partners to promote equity in health, to combat disease, and to improve the quality of, and lengthen, the lives of the peoples of Africa
Africa Health Organisation (AHO) is an international health agency for Africa. It is the newest and most recently established international health agency covering the whole African continent and the diaspora. Our main aim is to help African people attaining and maintaining optimum health and quality of life. Our vision is delivering high quality sustainable health service and be the major catalyst for ensuring that all the peoples of Africa enjoy optimal health.