Marketing & Communications Volunteer

Are you a bright, enthusiastic and driven student or graduate looking to get experience in marketing? If so, Deki has the opportunity for you!

Position: Marketing & Communications Volunteer
Duration: 3+ months
Part-time: 2-5 days a week 

Bristol-based charity Deki is a microfinance charity that empowers African entrepreneurs to work their way out of poverty by providing life changing loans and business training. Deki lenders can make loans from as little as £10 via our crowdfunding website, and 100% of all money lent goes directly to the chosen entrepreneur - lenders are paid back over the next 12 months.

We’re looking for two marketing and communications volunteers, who are reliable, independent, highly motivated and creative to help us out with Digital Marketing and Communications responsibilities. The role will involve a variety of tasks to include help with social media, online and email marketing, supporter engagement, research into communications and marketing strategy and trends – to grow and engage our supporters and convert them into Deki lenders.

The role is designed to provide a rewarding opportunity for anyone who is interested in gaining valuable experience and new skills to get into paid marketing or charity work. The ideal candidate will be available 2-5 days a week for a minimum of 3 months; however we can be flexible with regard to hours/days worked.

What we offer: 

•         An opportunity to be part of an exciting, fast growing charity 

•         Valuable professional experience and the opportunities for growth and development 

•         The opportunity to make yourself more desirable to future employers 

•         To be part of a diverse and proactive team

•         Reference upon leaving 

•         Daily expenses to cover lunch and travel

Start date: as soon as possible.

Applications deadline: Wednesday 10th October

Interviews: Friday 12th October

To apply, please complete the following application form