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Join our small and friendly team to help promote our services and keep our members up to date

Marketing / PR volunteer needed for Berkshire Credit Union in RG30

Marketing/PR Advisor needed at Berkshire Credit Union

Berkshire Credit Union is a small co-operative social enterprise, owned, managed and run by our members and volunteers. We serve the local community, offering ethical savings and affordable loans. Our prime objectives are the promotion of thrift, financial inclusion and the alleviation of poverty.

We are looking for a volunteer to join our small and friendly team to help promote our services and keep our members up to date.

Are you computer literate and social media aware?

Do you have strong written and verbal communication skills?

Do you have experience in producing press releases and copywriting? 

Do you have an outgoing personality and are willing to network with the press, community groups and the public?

If the above sounds like you, Berkshire Credit Union would love to hear from you! 

Principal duties and tasks:

  • Devise mailshots and deliver them via email marketing services
  • Write press releases and articles
  • Liaise with local newspapers, publications and community organisations
  • Advise and help plan our participation in community events
  • Help publicise events such as our AGM
  • Help produce PowerPoint presentations, Word documents and images for marketing purposes

We can offer flexible working hours to suit your needs.We ask for a commitment of 2 to 4 hours per week. This is an office-based role but may include some remote working in accordance with COVID19 government advice. 

Contact person firstname
Annabelle Linthwaite, Volunteer Coordinator
Lastname
Contact person's position
Their phone number?
0118 958 5803
Contact instructions?
Please send a CV to operations@cslberks.org.uk.
Location address line 1
62 Portman Road
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG30 1EA

Map
Wheelchair accessible?
Not specified
Car parking for the volunteer?
Yes
Secure bicycle parking?
Yes
Near public transport?
Yes
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMTue AMTue PMWed AMWed PMThu AMThu PMFri AMFri PM
Availability required
Any of these times
Task type?
Marketing / PR
Will suit someone like this:
Self organised/motivatedNetworkerCreativeCommunicator
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Yes
Is training given?
Not specified
Is support given?
Not specified
Are expenses paid?
No
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
No
Are references required?
Yes
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
17
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
1
Opportunity added on
13 August 2020

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