myAgro Farms is hiring a

Communications & Social Media Fellowship

Coffeyville, United States
Remote

Project Name: Communications and Social Media Fellowship

Location: Remote

Report to: Chief Strategy Officer

 

About myAgro

myAgro is an award-winning non-profit social enterprise based in West Africa. myAgro has pioneered a mobile savings model that allows farmers to invest their own funds in high-quality seed, fertilizer, and training and increase their harvest and income by 50-100%. myAgro’s North Star is to help 1 million farmers increase their incomes by $1.50 per day by 2025 and lift themselves out of poverty. Learn more from myAgro’s founder here. 

About this Project

Work closely with myAgro’s communication team to create content and share stories from the field in Mali, Senegal, and Tanzania.  Your creative juices will flow as you use your storytelling skills to amplify our farmers’ and field teams’ voices and communicate their experiences to both internal and external audiences across all of our social media platforms.   As myAgro’s Communications and Social Media Fellow you will bring myAgro’s story to the world.

Fall 2020 Project Details:

 

Project Deliverables include:  

  • Improve, adjust, and implement our social media content calendar
  • Use field notes, video and audio files to create social media posts for Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, and myAgro’s website
  • Edit and update myAgro’s website through Wordpress
  • Collaborate across teams to develop campaign content

 

Desired Skills and Competencies:

  • Great cross-cultural communication and awareness
  • Proactive and highly organized (work planning, prioritization) with an aptitude for working in a fast-paced dynamic environment. This means being able to take on multiple projects, work independently, and manage your time to meet deadlines
  • Strong social media and writing skills
  • Passionate about myAgro’s mission and international development

 

Fellowship details

  • Start date: Mid-September, but flexible
  • Duration:
    • Fall - 10 to 14 weeks
    • Spring Option – 10 to 14 weeks
    • 10 to 20 hours (flexible)
  • Paid with lots of Karma from myAgro Farmers

 

myAgro provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, national origin, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, and genetics. myAgro complies with all applicable federal, provincial and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.