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Ocean. Now!

Support of the Twitter account of an action against microplastics in the sea

Remote Volunteering

About the Non-Profit Organisation

Ocean. Now!

“Ocean. Now!” is an NGO accelerating ocean protection on all levels of society. We work with art. The “Sustainable Development Goal 14 (SDG 14)” of the Paris Climate Agreement is the fraame of our work.

For our campaign "Microplastics in Cosmetics and Cleaning Products", we are emphasizing our work in two areas:

1) Art exhibition in spring 2020

2) Work with decision makers (politics, economy)

More about the organisation

About the volunteering opportunity

Support of the Twitter account of an action against microplastics in the sea

We are very happy to hear that Ocean. Now! is growing as an NGO and is becoming more and more popular. For our current project - "In Your Face II" - we are looking for a volunteer for the channel Twitter.

Do you have the time / desire to become active in ocean protection and contribute your talent to Twitter?

Time required: 3-5 hours per week

What we offer is a professional atmosphere in a young and ambitious NGO team with short decision making processes and personal development opportunities. Lots of fun and exciting moments :)

We look forward to hearing from you!

This way you can help

Your Tasks

  • Strategic orientation of the current campaign "Microplastics in cosmetics and detergents" on the Twitter channel together with the team (stakeholders: politics, economy, citizens, education).
  • Tracking the news about ocean protection / SDG14 and especially microplastics with scientific understanding and critical thinking (blogs, news, professional forums etc)
  • Formulation of tweets in German (optionally also in English)
  • Positioning on Twitter with regard to news and social processes
  • Ideally tweet daily - our Twitter: https://twitter.com/now_ocean

Whats needed

  • You are familiar with Twitter and with translating updates compactly and concisely into a tweet.
  • You like to do research and weigh up different perspectives before you take a stand.
  • You like to write short texts that inform and you have a visual sense for which picture fits the text well.
  • You enjoy working with tools and measuring and analyzing the results digitally.

You will fit into our team if

...you're a team player and you value a work culture. We have defined this as a group - but we are always open to new ideas :)

German Skills

Please note: For this volunteering opportunity, you need German skills on the level „Native speaker“.

Other Things You Should Know

Important notice

We work internally with the tools Slack, Google Drive and Trello.

Duration

Your support is needed on a long-term basis.

Insurance

Am I covered by accident and/or casualty insurance during the project?

No

When you can help

For this project, we ask you to arrange an individual meeting.