ID: 211095

Social Media Manager (Volunteer Position) for the Sanctuary

Animal Welfare Regular - more than 6 months Bywong NSW

About this opportunity

Social Media Manager (Volunteer Position) for the Sanctuary

Overview: We are on the lookout for a passionate and creative Social Media Manager to volunteer with our animal sanctuary. Your primary mission will be to magnify our digital footprint, significantly increase our followers, and boost interactions across all our social media platforms. This role is a unique chance to contribute to our cause, fostering a more compassionate and empathetic world through digital storytelling and engagement.

Key Responsibilities: Craft and execute a unified social media strategy that reflects the sanctuary’s goals and ethos.Generate, curate, and oversee all published content (images, videos, text) to engage our community and draw new followers.Engage with users to foster a positive, interactive online community.Analyze and report on campaign performance to optimize reach and engagement.Keep abreast of the latest social media trends and technologies.

Qualifications: Demonstrated experience in social media management or digital marketing. Exceptional skills in writing, editing (photo/video/text), and communication. Familiarity with online marketing channels and analytical tools. Creative mindset with a knack for creating engaging content. A deep passion for animal welfare and the sanctuary’s values.

Support System: This role will be bolstered by the support of our live-in volunteers and supporters, who will provide the necessary images and videos under your guidance. This collaborative effort ensures that the content remains fresh, authentic, and true to the sanctuary’s mission.

Why Volunteer With Us?

As a volunteer, you become an advocate for the voiceless. Your work in sharing the sanctuary's stories allows individuals worldwide to connect with animals without needing to be physically present. Your contributions not only raise awareness for our cause but also educate the public on the lives and rights of animals, moving us closer to a world of greater empathy and compassion.

Discussion

In the heart of an animal sanctuary, the role of a Social Media Manager transcends traditional boundaries. It's about crafting narratives that not only engage but also educate and inspire. Social media serves as a bridge, connecting distant audiences with the serene life of sanctuary animals, allowing for a unique, virtual coexistence. This volunteer role is crucial for building a community grounded in empathy, compassion, and shared values. Each piece of content is an opportunity to shift perspectives, promoting a more informed and kind-hearted society. With the objective of expanding the sanctuary’s digital presence, the role emphasizes the power of community and shared storytelling to amplify the sanctuary’s voice and mission. The addition of support from live-in volunteers and supporters is a game-changer, providing a constant stream of authentic content. This collaborative model not only enriches the social media feeds with diverse perspectives but also ensures the content creation process is sustainable and deeply connected to the sanctuary's daily life. The Social Media Manager, guided by strategic vision and creativity, orchestrates this collective effort to tell compelling stories that resonate with a wide audience. Facing the challenge head-on, this role demands a blend of creativity, strategy, and a heartfelt connection to the cause. The content must be respectful and dignifying, representing the sanctuary's residents with the utmost integrity. Navigating the nuances of engaging yet respectful storytelling, the Social Media Manager plays a pivotal role in advocating for the sanctuary and its inhabitants. In summary, the volunteer Social Media Manager is not just a role but a mission to connect, educate, and inspire a global community. Supported by a team of dedicated volunteers and guided by a shared vision, this role has the potential to significantly impact the sanctuary’s reach and influence, paving the way for a more empathetic and compassionate world.


Additional requirements

Demonstrated experience in social media management or digital marketing.
Exceptional skills in writing, editing (photo/video/text), and communication.
Familiarity with online marketing channels and analytical tools.
Creative mindset with a knack for creating engaging content.
A deep passion for animal welfare and the sanctuary’s values.

Time Required

Volunteer will need to be able to plan and schedule posts in line with Sanctuary branding guidelines.

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Young adults, 18 - 24
Type of work
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Marketing, Media & Communications
  • Working with Animals
Training

Nil