Event Communications Volunteer

  • Event Communications Volunteer
  • Melbourne CBG
  • Volunteer: 1-2 days per week - 3 months (January to March)

WaterAid’s Vision is of a world where everyone, everywhere has safe water, sanitation and hygiene. Our mission is to transform the lives of the poorest and most marginalised people by improving access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene. WaterAid works with partners to maximize its impacts for policy change/influence.
WaterAid works through supporting local organisations and government authorities to design and demonstrate appropriate and sustainable water, sanitation and hygiene programmes. WaterAid also seeks to influence the policy change through government and other key sector actors to secure and protect the right of poor people to safe, affordable water and sanitation services.
Everything we do is shaped by our six values:

  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Collaboration
  • Courage
  • Accountability
  • Innovation

Job purpose

The Events Communications Volunteer is responsible for building relationships with potential partner organisations for the Water Challenge, and assisting with content development for Water Challenge participants.

Key outcomes of this role are to:

  1. Approach potential brand partners for the Water Challenge and continue building relationship with partners throughout the event.

  2. Maximise engagement with Water Challenge participants through social media and email content.

  3. Support Water Challenge participants with fundraising efforts by offering fundraising advice and tips.

  4. Fulfil requests for fundraising items and prizes by mailing out items as needed

  5. Answer general questions and enquiries about the event

  6. Manage and updating database of participants to be contacted based on actions.

To apply:

Please submit an application to [email protected] by Monday 13th December.

Applications for this position must include a resume and a cover letter addressing the above Qualification, Skills and Selection Criteria.