We are currently seeking a PROGRAMME TEAM VOLUNTEER from now to April 2018 to support our Women’s Rights Programme (WRP) funded by Irish Aid and our Against FGM Through Empowerment & Rejection (AFTER) project funded by the EU.
The successful candidate will:
Work with the Programme Team to design infographics and edit and proof the annual report to Irish Aid on the WRP
Support the Project Support Officer (and remotely with colleagues in Europe and Africa) in coordinating a Testimony Tour from Liberia to Ireland in February 2018
Support the Programme team to organise the Testimony Tour and AFTER project events (booking venues, designing invitations, organising logistics, accomodation printing etc…)
Write blogs, profiles (of Testimony Tour speakers) and other content for the ActionAid Ireland website
Develop briefing documents on the Women’s Rights Programme managed by ActionAid Ireland and Humanitarian programmes managed by ActionAid International
What will you learn?
The volunteer will work alongside our Programme team and will gain experience working on two different institutional donor-funded programmes (the EU and Irish Aid). The position will provide exposure to the workings of the Irish branch of a leading International Development NGO, operational in Europe, Africa and Asia.
Enthusiasm and a desire to make a difference
Excellent communication and writing skills
Excellent organisation skills
Attention to detail
Events management experience (desirable)
Length of time required
4-5 days per week / 3-month commitment
Please send your CV and accompanying application letter to Katie Ryan by Friday 12th January COB: email@example.com
ActionAid Ireland does not send volunteers overseas because we prefer to hire and train local talent in the countries we support however we often have opportunities for volunteers in Ireland. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or + 353 (0) 1 878 7911 to find out more.
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