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Supreme Origins - Sheffield Carnival

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Organising events and activities that promote the creative Arts and cultural heritage of Sheffield

Marketing, PR and Social Media Assistant 2019

This opportunity takes place between 04 Mar 2019 and 31 Jul 2019. Applications closed on 24 Feb.

To devise, manage and oversee the marketing and social media strategy, preparing and distributing press releases, managing press on event days and preparing a short final report to assist with future development. This will help promote the activities of the Sheffield carnival as well as the partners and sponsors that are involved. Volunteers will develop their skills and real life experience working with a non profit charitable organisation.

What skills do I need?

Excellent verbal and written skills, excellent planning skills, innovative and good awareness of marketing, PR and social media trends, self starter and able to work on own initiative, excellent negotiation skills and persuasive, creative thinker, confident, flexible and adaptable and a team player

What will I gain?

You will gain real world experience assisting a charitable non profit organisation provide events and activities for children and families and helping to support your local community. Boosting your CV with a reference of the support you have given and the opportunity to develop your skills and meet new people.

Training and support

You will receive support and guidance from the lead Director in marketing and Marketing Manager.

Time commitment

March 2019 - July 2019, 2 - 4 hours per week. We can discuss options for shorter term volunteering, where stated







DBS (criminal records) check



Home working and various Sheffield locations for events and activities

Travel information

Travel will be required to the main event on 22 June 2019 at Norfolk Heritage Park, Guilford Avenue, Sheffield S2 2PL and any additional activity venues, as agreed.
  • CausesArts and culture, Children and families, Community events and festivals
  • FrequencyFlexible
  • WhenMonday morning, Monday afternoon, Monday evening, Tuesday morning, Tuesday afternoon, Tuesday evening, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, Wednesday evening, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon, Thursday evening, Friday morning, Friday afternoon, Friday evening, Saturday morning, Saturday afternoon, Saturday evening, Sunday morning, Sunday afternoon, Sunday evening
  • Skills and InterestsCommunication skills, Creativity, Marketing, Photography and film, Social media
  • Careers and AspirationsArts, culture and heritage, Marketing, Media and journalism

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