There is currently 1 vacancy.



Social Media & Comms Volunteer

Period:            3 months, 1-2 hours per week

Location:         Home-based

Deadline:         12 February 2018


Purpose of the role

BAAG requires a Social Media & Comms Volunteer to assist with updating its social media pages (Facebook and Twitter) and update the BAAG website. The successful candidate could work remotely from home and the work would constitute 1-2 hours of time a week. The position is ideal for a student interested in gaining experience working with a small but busy INGO and there is an opportunity to take on more responsibilities if interested.

Main responsibilities

  • Update BAAG social media pages using information from BAAG’s website, and other websites of members and other charities, relevant stories from media outlets, resources from think-tanks and events;
  • Update BAAG website including with latest information on news, resources, and events about Afghanistan; and
  • Source blogs and brief news pieces and assist in their development for the BAAG website.


Person specification requirements


  • Previous experience of managing media and communications content on both websites and social media– such as case studies, resources documents, blogs, newsletters etc;
  • Strong communications skills; experience of communicating effectively with non-English speakers;
  • Ability to write clearly and succinctly in English;



  • Previous experience of working for a NGO and a basic knowledge of international development, preferably related to Afghanistan;


Application process

Please email your CV and a supporting letter by 12 February 2018, explaining how you meet the Essential requirements and reason you are interested in the role, to Monica Encinas – Programme & Finance Officer – at