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Social Media Volunteer

Organisation:
Swim England
Job Type:
Voluntary
Working Hours:
Part time
Location:
Manchester
Closing Date:
20th February 2019
Job Reference
FEB19/001/SE
Swim England

Swim England is seeking a Social Media Volunteer for the Swim England Synchronised Swimming National Age Group Championships at the Manchester Aquatics Centre in March 2019.

Location:

  • Manchester Aquatics Centre, 2 Booth Street, Manchester M13 9SS

Time commitment:

  • Saturday 2 March 2019 - 7.30 am for competition start of 8.00 am to 7.00pm
  • Sunday 3 March 2019 - 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

The role

As part of our delivery team, we are seeking an enthusiastic volunteer to support the production of social media content by:

  1. Create and post to the Swim England social media accounts using images from the event
  2. Collect quotes and interview footage from winners to support the production of reports by the Swim England Communications Editor.

This is a unique opportunity for an individual who has experience in producing social media content and reporting on events and has a keen eye for detail.

Who are we looking for?

You must have a sound knowledge of social media and the confidence to interview athletes and write up their quotes with accurate detailing. A knowledge of Synchronised Swimming is desirable but not essential. An enthusiastic individual, you will be able to communicate effectively on social media.

Ideally you will be local to the area to reduce travel commitments and to be able to attend the venue on 2-3 March.

What can you expect from us?

The day is long but you will be well looked after. The successful application will be supported with reasonable travel expenses as well as food and drink during the day.

All equipment needed is supplied.

How to apply

It’s all about your ability to commentate so please complete the Personal Details form here.

Selection process

The work and applications submitted with be reviewed by Ian Whadcoat, communications editor, who will make recommendations to the Meet Directors.

Contact email
volunteering@swimming.org