Volunteer at Home

Social Media for an Ethical Fashion Social Enterprise
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Are you a digital marketing professional? Put your passion for social media management to good use by helping a social enterprise whose mission is to support rural artisanal Cambodian women with a sustainable income.

Project Brief

  • Suitable for: Fresh Graduates /Young Professionals with at least 1-year experience in Digital Marketing/Social Media
  • Project type: Unpaid Virtual volunteer position
  • Location: at Home
  • Duration: 8-12 weeks
  • Start date: Project is on-going, and you can join at any time, depending upon availability
  • Working hours: 4-8  hours/week
  • Reports to: Director and Founder

Deliverables

  • Creating and scheduling engaging Instagram posts (3-4 times per week) and stories (every day) 
  • Creating  and scheduling social media campaigns 
  • Interacting  with our followers; comments like etc
  • Following potential whole sellers to create more algorithms.

Requirements

  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Demonstrable experience and interest in social media- Instagram marketing
  • Knowledge, passion and feeling for contemporary fashion design, trends, artisan-made products and branding

Personal qualities and attitudes to be successful in the project

  • Good organisation and time management skills
  • Patient and open-minded approach
  • Enthusiastic and personable
  • Professional, honest and reliable Independence, as you will get the guidance you want and need but will be given space to do your work independently

Supporting documentation

  • CV
  • Copy of relevant qualifications
  • Portfolio with former social media campaigns

Benefits

  • Make an impact – You will experience the satisfaction of contributing to an organization that positively affects the lives of local artisanal women
  • Expand your professional skills – A unique look into the inner workings of a start-up in a developing country that is slowly moving towards a new phase

The Host Organization

  • Since end 2016, the social enterprise is working closely with 15 rural artisanal women from Krobey Riel village, near Siem Reap, Cambodia and they create quality designed hand-woven rattan products, such as bags and baskets.
  • Their goal is to support their team of artisans with a stable and financial future. They do this by providing them a fair income, offering quality level weaving training and a life skills education.
  • The social enterprise is currently providing 15 female artisans a fair income. Since the female artisans joined them, their family contribution has increased significantly by 75%. The enterprise intends to bring people closer to each other by introducing Cambodia’s culture and ancient crafts to consumers all over for a more ethical and sustainable world.
  • The brand is striving to reach out to the International market and they need your help !