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Marketing, PR, & Communications Volunteer Opportunity

Flexible Hours

Part-time
Volunteer opportunity
Approximately 12 hours/week
Remote

Push is a  501(c)(3) maternal health nonprofit organization that serves women, moms-to-be, and families. To accomplish our mission, Push is 1) comprised of passionate public health professionals, peer support advocates, community health workers (CHWs), and patient advocates who are dedicated to improving maternal health experiences and outcomes and 2) works with various community partners, action committees, hospitals, agencies, and other organizations. Push is committed to giving back through hands-on opportunities in a multidisciplinary environment to mission-driven volunteers and committed interns. 

The right candidate will play a vital role in building awareness of Push and its programs and services. As a young nonprofit organization, establishing visibility is paramount to our purpose. In order for Push to be successful in our mission, we must be visible in the communities we serve. This visibility reaches the individuals and families we hope to assist in addition to those we hope will help support our purpose. The Marketing, PR, and Communications volunteer will help Push inform communities of its presence through various strategies, channels, and platforms.

Our volunteer program requires a one-year commitment. However, flexibility will be granted for the right candidate who is seeking a seasonal internship and/or internship for college credit.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement, & oversee a marketing, & social media strategy to increase overall awareness of Push’s mission & activities.

  • Research content and marketing opportunities. 

  • Develop advertising materials and prepare articles for newsletters and digital media as needed.

  • Assist with development of a social media calendar, content, and execution.

  • Draft and edit articles for newsletters.

  • Work with various members of the organization to plan projects and events.

  • Assist in creating presentations and documents.

  • Draft news releases and pitch news and features to media as assigned.

  • Assist in creating and distributing e-mail communications.

  • Maintain a respectful relationship with clients, staff, and other volunteers/interns.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Ethical Duties

  • Maintain consistency with code of ethics / conduct, policies, and procedures.

  • Exemplify the organization's core values.

Qualifications

  • 1 - 2 years of related experience.

  • University students pursuing related degrees and seeking internships are welcome to apply.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with individuals from different cultural, economic and geographic backgrounds with varying degrees of stress and familial hardship

  • Experience in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, or similar field.

  • High degree of professionalism.

  • Self-motivated, flexible, and possesses high level of personal integrity.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.

  • Strong written and verbal skills.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to work independently as well as within a team.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Desire to support Push’s mission.

  • Respect and maintain confidentiality of Push volunteers, partners, beneficiaries, donors, and other stakeholders.

  • Knowledge and experience using marketing platforms such Canva, Mailchimp, social media software applications, etc.

  • Given the nature of Push’s mission—its commitment to the community, stakeholders, and supporters—all volunteers/interns are subject to a background check.

 

Application ID: Marketing