Marketing & Communication Assistant

Marketing of Trust Future Uganda projects to local and international platforms to increase awareness while gathering resources like funds and volunteers.


Volunteering functions/ program

Trust Future Uganda marketing manager/officer/volunteer will mainly be focused on practical application and management of the organization's marketing operations. For efficiency and effectiveness, the marketing manager/officer/volunteer should have excellent communication and analytical skills. Therefore,  our marketing/manager/officer/ volunteer will be responsible for the following:

1. Strategic marketing and operational .

2. Promotion of all Trust Future Uganda projects.

3. Creation of promotional supports (video, brochure, flyers, business cards ...)

4. Volunteer and Internship promotion/ writing job description of volunteer opportunities

5. Finding International market for women/ youth empowerment's products.

6. E- marketing ie interactions with the web users on social networks (face book) and the web site( updating and writing. 

       

Suitable for

Couples
Singles

Typical day

 We expect the volunteer to do the following on the day to day basis but subject to change after our interaction with the volunteer.

Monday: Strategic marketing and operation.

Tuesday: Promotion of Trust Future Projects/ creation of promotional support.

Wednesday: Volunteer and Interns promotion.

Thursday: Finding market for products in the empowerment program.

Friday: E-marketing.

Program Requirements

Minimum Age
18 years
Language Skills
You need to speak English (fluently)
Education Requirements
Business marketing/finance at University level
Required Documents
Filled TFU Volunteer Application form.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 09:00 - 15:00

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Marketing & Communication Assistant A volunteer in a dance with some TFU staffs. New volunteers being introduced to children. Fare ware party to our volunteers. A volunteer registering people for HIV testing . Volunteers in HIV testing and counseling. Walk for change during the HIV/AIDS awareness. A volunteer sorting and fitting donated shoes. Volunteers interacting with children. Cultural exchange at TFU A volunteer with children during break time. Volunteers with one TFU staff. Volunteers in a group photo with TFU staff. A volunteer doing office work. A volunteer interacting with women. A volunteer learning how to make craft products. Volunteers preparing food for the needy. Volunteers in an art lesson. A volunteer on a community outreach program. Volunteers displaying PE rules and regulations. Volunteers taking part in a exhibition.

Free-time activities

Most of the mentioned activities are done near the organization's operation area apart from Safari/zoo and climbing as all our National Parks/game reserves and mountains are situated far away from the city center. Preferably, moving to such place needs to be done during week ends.

Water Sports
Swimming
Concert/Music
Climbing
Safari/Zoo
Museum/Opera
Sports

Services

What's included?
The money will only cater for 3 meals per day, volunteer hostel or host family facilitation, air port pick up and drop off, internet, orientation/training, water, electricity/gas/charcoal, admin/communication. In a host family the costs are less as most of the items are provided by the host family.
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

No worries, Volunteer World supports you in raising funds, checking your visa regulations and travel insurance. We also assist you in finding the cheapest flights for your journey.
Airport Pickup

A volunteer is picked up from the Airport on arrival by two or more of our staffs. It is an hour drive from the airport to the project.

Accommodation

At a host family a 12 by 12 ff room is provided. The bathroom can either be inside the house or outside depending on each host family.

Guest Family Bedroom (Single)
Food & Beverages

All forms of local food is provided depending on the volunteer's wish including vegetables, fish and meat. Boiled drinking water is strictly provided.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
Costs
2 weeks (min. stay)
$210
3 weeks
$279
4 weeks
$348
5 weeks
$417
6 weeks
$486
7 weeks
$555
12 weeks (max. stay)
$900

You can volunteer at the project site in Wakiso/Uganda between 2 weeks and 12 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Trust Future Uganda will tell you your final price during your application process.
Average Fees
$90/week
Deposit (20%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (80%)
Your final payment must be made up to 30 days before to the volunteer program starts. This payment is also securely handled by PayPal or credit card.

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What's next?

Airport
The nearest airport is Entebbe (EBB) in Entebbe. We assist you to find cheap flights to Uganda.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Uganda provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccine Checker
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P.O.BOX 33625 KAMPALA, Kazo central zone, Nabweru Katooke RD, +256 Wakiso, Uganda