Anstice PR & Marketing Volunteer
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Anstice Community Trust was formed to bring The Anstice Memorial Hall back into use, enabling this historical building to be the community hub at the heart of Madeley. The Anstice has received an extensive refurbishment and is now an ‘open to all’ community use building which includes a renowned ballroom, community café, meeting spaces and also home to the Library. The Trust are now looking for PR & Marketing Volunteers to help continue the support of The Anstice to stay a community hub for the local area.
Location of Role: Home based with own computer, with meetings as appropriate at The Anstice.
Summary of Role: To assist with the promotion of ACT’s activities through various media channels, with a view to raising awareness and profile; encouraging attendance at events; recruitment of supporters and ACT Members; attracting fundraising income; and promotion of the Anstice as a venue for hire
Description of Voluntary Tasks: Working closely with ACT and the Volunteer Manager, prepare or distribute ACT-prepared press releases for local newspapers and radio stations; liaise with press contacts; take photographs at ACT events; help with newsletters and poster design, as appropriate
Time Commitment: Flexible, 2 hours per week initially; additional time if required for specific projects. Role to be reviewed at three months, with a one month trial period
Skills and Qualifications:
• Previous experience of or interest in working with local media
• Good communication skills
• Good IT skills
• Good organisational skills
• Can be flexible with their time.
Training and Support: Regular contact with Volunteer Manager and ACT who will provide information for media projects