Social Media Volunteer

Martlets Hospice
09 Mar 2018
22 Mar 2018
Sales, Media Sales
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to support our Digital Communications Officer in expanding our online marketing strategy. This will include helping to increase public engagement, scheduling social media content and keeping our supporters up to date with all the latest Martlets news.

If you have excellent communication skills and a passion for social media we'd love to hear from you.

Where: Martlets Fundraising Office, Old Shoreham Road, Hove, BN3 7DX

When: 2-4 hours, weekly

What you'll be doing:

  • Scheduling content for social media channels including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. This includes Martlets Hospice, Snailspace Brighton & Hove and Martlets Charity Shops channels.
  • Maintaining our content calendar, researching relevant key dates, sourcing content from third parties e.g. finding topical news articles
  • Recording analytics across all social media feeds

What's in it for you:

  • Good experience in a charity setting
  • You will be taught how to use social media for 3 rd sector communications and how to transfer this to other types of organisations
  • Reasonable travel expenses
  • Opportunity to work within a dynamic team environment

Your skills and abilities:

  • Good understanding and demonstrable use of Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn
  • Good understanding and experience of Microsoft Office programs
  • Excellent communication skills and written English

Desired skills and abilities:

  • Experience using social media in a work environment, understanding Tone of Voice and branding
  • Basic understanding of engagement measurement and KPIs
  • Knowledge of Buffer and Tweetdeck


  • To attend any necessary training relevant to the role

How to apply: Download an application form or Fill out our online application form

Contact: People Services Team on or email