Volunteer

SOCIAL MEDIA ASSISTANT

Hours: Flexible. Approx 1 day / 7 hours per month
Location: Able to work from home and in the office. Occasional meetings in Edinburgh.

The Role

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and proactive Social Media Assistant to help maintain our social media platforms and disseminate useful information to our members and the wider professionals sector. The volunteer will monitor and update a range of social media channels and support the Directors in the development and delivery of the social media strategy.

• Maintaining platforms including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Youtube and PPF website

• Increasing our social media activity – posting information relevant to our members and commenting when necessary
• Increasing networks and expanding our reach across all social media channels
• Collecting relevant features, opportunities and events to be included in News

Skills and experience
• We are looking for someone who has a real interest in social media and online networking
• Ideally someone who has experience in social media channel management and in developing an effective social media strategy
• Strong written skills
• An appreciation of what appeals and is relevant to our audience

• IT skills and access to a PC, good organisation and communication skills, approachable and friendly, proactive.

• Preferably graphic design skills.

To apply please send a CV with a covering letter to info@polproforum.eu

VOLUNTEER FUNDRAISER

Hours: Flexible. Approx 1 day / 7 hours per month
Location: Able to work from home and in the office. Occasional meetings in Edinburgh.

The Role

This is a versatile position which requires innovative thinking, and a person that is project oriented.

We are looking for someone to help us with fundraising to help pay for volunteer expenses, training and overheads.

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing new and imaginative fundraising ideas.
  • raising awareness of the association and its work, at both local and national level
  • organising fundraising events
  • increasing funds by researching and targeting charitable trusts whose criteria

match the association’s aims and activities

  • developing and implementing a strategy for individual and corporate supporter

recruitment and development

  • attend volunteer meetings, training events, team building days, conferences

and workshops as requested by the staff team.

Skills and experience
• We are looking for someone who has a real interest in fundraising
• Strong written skills

• IT skills and access to a PC, good organisation and communication skills, approachable and friendly, proactive.

To apply please send a CV with a covering letter to info@polproforum.eu

VISUAL SUPPORT: PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO

Hours: Flexible. Approx 1 day / 7 hours per month
Location: Able to work from home and in the office. Occasional meetings in Edinburgh.

The Role

At PPF we are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join our volunteer crew and deliver better and bigger events than ever before.

We are specifically looking for volunteers with photography or video skills and knowledge who would like to cover our regional events and publish photos and videos on our YouTube channel, Facebook page and PPF website.

It is not an intensive role and has a great time flexibility. The expectation is that an average of 0.5 day per month may be required.

Skills and Experience

Photography or video skills, IT skills and access to a PC, good organisation and communication skills, approachable and friendly, proactive

To apply please send a CV with a covering letter to info@polproforum.eu