Interested in learning what it takes to run a grassroots organization, or how to make a dent in the World Water Crisis? We offer a limited number of positions that will allow you to learn different aspects of how a non-profit runs while also helping to benefit the lives of thousands of people in Kenya. All positions are in the US TSP office which is located in Culver City, CA in the historic Helms Bakery Building. 

Paid Positions

Marketing & Communications
Associate

Los Angeles, CA


Want to join our team in Culver City? We are looking for a creative, strategic communications and marketing person to oversee our digital presence and day-to-day communications. This important work will elevate TSP’s influence, drive fundraising and engagement goals, enhance awareness and highlight key contributions of TSP in the Samburu community.

Candidate will collaborate with a marketing consultant and TSP ED to develop campaigns and strategy. Candidate will be responsible for implementation of finalized strategy.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Website maintenance

  • manage all social media channels with the goal to gain followers/donors on FB, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Pinterest.

  • Email communication

  • Oversee google and FB donor programs

  • Incorporate Google Adwords into TSP media strategy and develop budget for same.

  • Collaborate with ED, TSP staff and consultants with design and implementation of marketing campaigns for special events as well as TSP brand.

  • Liaison with vendors and stakeholders through social media

  • Oversee TSP online store & recurring donor program

    REQUIREMENTS:

  • Previous experience in the non-profit space mandatory

  • fully versed in leveraging a full range of communications tools; MailChimp, Squarespace, LightRoom, Hootsuite, Google Mybusiness, Google Adwords, and Copper (formerly Prosperworks) desired.

  • excellent writing skills

  • Video editing, graphic design for web desired.

POSITION DETAILS:

  • Part time position, includes some evening and weekend hours as necessary for covering events.

  • Salary commensurate with experience.

  • Please submit resume, writing sample and cover letter using the form below.

Internship Positions

TSP is looking for a videographer or experience film students to transcribe 15 hours of video footage.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Transcribe 15 hours of video footage into a video journal.

  • Create a record of actions and words spoken during this the footage to use for future marketing and editing

  • Access to, and experience with, transcription software a must.

Digital Media Intern

Volunteer Coordinator

Los Angeles, CA

 

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic individual to act as our Volunteer Coordinator.  

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinating and recruiting volunteers for event participation

  • Creating activities for ongoing volunteer engagement

  • Experience with children of all ages requested

  • Previous non-profit experience desired

  • Excellent interpersonal skills a must

Office Admin Intern

Los Angeles, CA

TSP is looking for Administrative Office Interns to assist the TSP staff with a variety of administrative and organizational tasks.

responsibilities

  • Assist in the day-to-day administrative functions in the HQ which include but not limited to; answering phones, processing donations, updating Salesforce and drafting donation acknowledgment letters.

  • Support the planning and execution of TSP events

  • Updating TSP database and mailing lists

Qualifications

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)

  • Previous experience with MailChimp

  • Previous experience with Copper / ProsperWorks

  • Excellent written, verbal, and email communication skills

  • Candidates should be reliable, self-motivated, highly organized, efficient, and detail-oriented

  • Flexible and willing to learn and take on a wide range of responsibilities

Special Events Intern

Los Angeles, CA

As a Special Events Intern you will help in the planning and implementation of special events and fundraisers. You will learn how to plan an event from the beginning to the end!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Walk through the creative process of putting together the collateral (printed and digital) material

  • Solicit companies and restaurants for in-kind donations

  • Manage event details and logistics

  • Assist on the day of the event

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)

  • Excellent written, verbal, and email communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and public speaking skills and comfortable communicating on the phone and in person

  • Reliable and self-motivated, highly organized, efficient, and detail-oriented

  • Flexible in stressful situations

  • Strong self-initiative and willingness to learn and take on a wide range of responsibilities

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment

Apply

Please complete this form and email a copy of your resume to: info@thesamburuproject.org

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