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Volunteer opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Berkeley Humane! 

SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION SPECIALIST

Berkeley Humane is looking for an experienced SEO specialist to help optimize our website at www.berkeleyhumane.org. This is a great opportunity for a volunteer passionate about animal welfare to be involved in a crucial part of our marketing efforts and help connect homeless dogs and cats with loving homes.

requirements:

1+ year of experience planning, tracking and executing SEO strategies.

COMMITMENT:

This position requires a 3+ month commitment with 2+ hours of availability per week. Although the majority of the work can be performed off-site, the volunteer must be available on average once-per-month for in-person training sessions and check-in meetings.

TO APPLY:

Please contact Sherry Liu, Marketing Manager, with your interest, availability, and resume that demonstrates your skillset. Than you!

 

WEB DEVELOPER

Berkeley Humane is looking for an experienced web developer to help fine tune our website and improve our users' experiences! This is a great opportunity for someone tech-savvy to use those highly valuable skills to help us increase adoptions and save lives!

Requirements:

Thorough knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP, etc. with 2+ years hands-on experience building or modifying Content Management Systems including but not limited to Wordpress and Drupal.

Commitment:

This position requires a 3+ month commitment with 2+ hours of availability each week. This volunteer must be available to check-in once a week, and to meet in person on average once-per-month. 

TO APPLY:

Please contact Sherry Liu, Marketing Manager, with your interest, availability, and resume that demonstrates your skillset. Than you!

 

Storyteller

Berkeley Humane is looking for excellent writers who are passionate about animal welfare! As an organization that connects 1,000 dogs and cats with loving homes, we have many wonderful stories to tell, and we're looking for volunteers who are interested in helping us tell these stories and extend our mission to the community.

Requirements:

This volunteer must be able to adhere to branding and communications guidelines, observe protocols, and work collaboratively with other storytellers. Volunteers who choose to engage with and interview community members must be able to represent Berkeley Humane positively. 

Commitment:

This position requires a 6+ month commitment, with at least 2 hours of availability per week. 

TO APPLY:

Please contact Sherry Liu, Marketing Manager, with your interest, availability, and resume that demonstrates your skillset. Than you!

 

Marketing Intern

This is a wonderful opportunity for an animal lover newer to marketing to gain broad exposure to the field. You would work alongside a marketing professional with 8+ years of marketing experience, as well as have an opportunity to interface with marketing volunteers from fortune 5000 companies, and all for a great, lifesaving cause!

Requirements:

You must be passionate about animals and marketing, with at least 6 months of exposure to marketing either via undergraduate studies, post-graduate studies, or through internships and work experience.

Commitment:

You must be available to work onsite during regular business hours for a minimum of 8 hours a week. 
This position requires a 4 month commitment. 

To Apply:

Please email Marketing Manager Sherry Liu at sliu@berkeleyhumane.org with your resume and a cover letter explaining why you're interested in this position.

 

We appreciate and rely on volunteers who are passionate about animal welfare to partner with us and help connect animals with loving homes. In addition to currently available positions, There are many ways to get involved and we encourage you to complete an application and share with us your interests. We look forward to reaching out to you should an opportunity arise that well-matches your availability and skill set.

To apply, CLICK HERE.

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