Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

July 27, 2016

Communications Volunteer

Position title: Communications Volunteer


Name of organization: The Hope Heart Institute




Position description:

The majority of this position will be working with The Hope’s Communications Director with some overlap into Public Relations. Major responsibilities include:

•Assist with special projects and social media tasks

Provide internal and external communications

•Develop marketing collateral (Web content, brochures, etc.)

•Maintain an understanding and commitment to The Hope Heart Institute’s mission

•Provide feedback and direction to supervisor and other staff members


Time commitment: 2 days a week (M, T, or TH) for 3 hours; preferably morning


Skill requirements:

•Flexible, adaptable and open to a variety of experiences.

•Ability to work independently and as a team member

•Excellent verbal, organizational and writing skills

•Excellent computer skills with experience in social media and Microsoft Office

•Enthusiasm to learn and develop new skills

•Knowledge of desktop publishing programs is a plus (including Adobe, Photoshop, and WordPress) •Must have the following skills and a writing sample to share with the organization


Start date: 9/12/16


End date: 12/15/16


Location: Bellevue, WA


How to apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume to Jaclyn Ng at: Applications reviewed immediately.


Supervisor contact info:

Lori Meyers