HandsOn seeks an Intern, to support Serve-a-thon—our community service week
Our Serve-a-thon Intern will support the whole HandsOn Hong Kong team in preparation for our annual community service week, Serve-a-thon (May 4th – 12th 2019). They will report jointly to our Head of Communications and the Program Managers from our Corporate Community Engagement team.
Start of March to end of May 2019 – 2-3 days per week. Internship period and work arrangement flexible and open to discussion.
Key roles and responsibilities:
Managing the Serve-a-thon website including translation and content, logo and image updating;
Liaison with Serve-a-thon NGO participants, volunteers, marketing partners and sponsors as required via email, phone and in-person;
Support the adaptation of key Serve-a-thon collaterals including proposals, presentations and marketing pieces (ie. banners, flyers and print ads);
Drive logistical arrangements for corporate volunteer programs during Serve-a-thon including applying for permits, booking coaches, preparing activity rundowns and delivering event packs;
Support the HandsOn team on-site at Serve-a-thon events;
Develop and maintain Serve-a-thon database of volunteer, NGO, marketing and corporate contacts.
All members of the HOHK team need to be passionate about community involvement and fully committed to our mission. You must be organized, dependable and able to manage and prioritize a variety of tasks with minimal supervision. Enthusiasm and a “can-do spirit” are essential for this internship.
Specific skills required include:
Be able to work independently;
Be proficient in computer application (including Microsoft Office, English and Chinese word processing if possible. Experience using Illustrator design software a big advantage);
Have good command of written and spoken English and Cantonese—translation skills preferred.
How to apply:
Cover letter and CV may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted individually.