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Public Relations Coordinator – Volunteer position

  • Location: Sydney NSW
  • Category: Education & Training
  • Type of work
    • Fundraising & Events
    • Marketing, Media, & Communications
  • Suitable for
    • Skilled Volunteers
  • Duration

    Regular - more than 6 months

  • Time Required

    6 - 10 hours a week. flexible working hours work from home

  • Training

    House To Grow is committed to providing suitable training in support of our health and safety, discrimination and privacy policies.

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *
    • Working with Children Check *

    Strong grant writing skills and experience are absolutely essential to fulfill the requirements of this role.

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

  • Reimbursement

    House To Grow will reimburse you for any reasonable out-of-pocket expenses.

About us

House to Grow is a not-for-profit organization. Our priority is to transform lives through education, health and personal development, based on the four pillars of the human essence - mental, emotional, physical and spiritual. We are now at an exciting stage where everything is happening, and we need motivated volunteers to support our development.

About the role

We are looking for a Public Relations Coordinator to join our team. You will be responsible for developing communication materials intended to raise awareness of our mission and generate interests around our programs.
Ultimately, you should be able to act as the voice of our brand, writing accurate, appealing and marketing-oriented pieces in journalistic, feature article style.
This is a volunteer position reporting to the Marketing and Communications Manager.

What you will do

Regularly produce various content types, including email, website, presentations, marketing collateral, brochures, reports, journals, blog posts and articles, for both external and internal distribution.
Actively manage and promote our blog, and pitch articles to relevant third-party platforms
Develop the organisation’s monthly newsletter (briefing, research, interviews & content writing)
Writing press news releases for print, broadcast, and digital media
Dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organisations
Analysing media coverage
Developing and maintaining relationships with journalists, editors, media producers, bloggers, and other media influencers to create a strong network
Attending promotional events
Support the Social Media Community Manager creating informative and appealing posts for social media platforms
Edit content produced by other members of the team
Collaborate with other departments to create innovative content ideas
Coordinate with Marketing, Social Media and Communications teams to help achieve corporate marketing goals and ensure brand consistency
Tracking results of public relations efforts

You will bring

Strong written and oral communication skills
Strong proofreading and editing skills
Familiarity with digital marketing analysis tools
Working knowledge of Associated Press (AP style)
Awareness of different media agendas
Knowledge of public relations strategies and protocols
Strong organizational skills
Attention to detail and ability to multitask
An energetic and enthusiastic personality
Ability to work independently and autonomously

Join a multicultural and high motivated team

We work toward our goals, collaborating and exchanging ideas, we communicate in person, email and Whatsapp. We are from all the different part of the world which makes our strength. We are flexible and we believe that we can make a difference.

Still reading?

If you think you could bring something remarkable to the team, click on Express your interest and our friendly volunteer coordinator team will be in touch!


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