ActionAid UK Needs International Communications Volunteer – London

Deadline: 7 Feb 2013

Applications are invited by ActionAid UK from qualified and experienced candidates for the job/vacancy of International Communications Volunteer. The locations of this position will be based in Central London. Kindly note that this position is for 3 days a week for up to 3 months (immediate start)s.  This is Unpaid position but reimbursement for reasonable travel expenses to and from office location (within London) and for lunch.

Knowledge and Experience


  • A desire to work in a communications/marketing/digital/campaigning environment.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Powerpoint and social media platforms.
  • Experience of juggling multiple projects to different deadlines
  • A commitment to ActionAid’s mission and values and to equal opportunities
  • Good level of written and spoken English.


  • Understanding of cultural sensitivities.
  • Experience of working in a fundraising organisation.
  • Knowledge of content management systems and image-editing software.
  • Knowledge of emerging trends in the digital community.

Skills and Abilities


  • Able to organise logistics effectively and independently.
  • Team Player
  • Able to interact with members of the team at all levels.
  • Methodical approach to tasks.


  • Experience of using cataloguing system(in particular CatDV)
  • Able use video editing software (in particular FCP 7)
  • Ability to critique creative work.

To apply  

Please email your CV, covering letter and equal opportunities monitoring form to [email protected]

For more info please visit this link.