Start date
November
End date
January 2024
Application deadline
5 October
Open position
As a 2023 Promoter, you will represent and promote Kandersteg International Scout Centre’s Centenary. KISC has a range of events taking place in 2023 to celebrate its 100th birthday - Scouts/Guides are needed to spread awareness of them. You will work under KISC’s PR & Marketing Manager in a team of other 2023 Promoters. If your country has an official KISC Ambassador, you will coordinate your effort with them. You will be a reliable point of contact in your home country, represent KISC, contribute to PR & Marketing campaigns, and assist in the recruitment of Guests and Volunteers. 
Apply for a job
  • You will be appointed by KISC and will need proof of your National Scout or Guide Membership. 

  • You must be at least 18 years old

  • We’re looking for people with a good network in their National Scout/Guide Organisation or a strong digital influence. 

  • You must be able to communicate well in spoken and written English 

  • You must be able to set aside 3 - 4 hours per week for this role

  • Skilled in using social media and understanding its different features

  • Able to translate text from English, into your native language (if you're multilingual)

  • Confident in public speaking and presenting

  • Well connected online and in your National Scout/ Guide Organisation

  • Work closely with the PR & Marketing Team as well as others at KISC 

  • Work with other 2023 teams and attend monthly meetings as part of the wider 2023 team 

  • Be proactive and positive in the promotion of KISC.  

  • Produce digital content to promote KISC’s events e.g. social media posts, blogs, videos, livestreams 

  • Translate materials into your language when needed 

  • Help maintain links between your National Scout or Guide Association and KISC. 

  • Represent KISC at national and regional events. 

  • Attend and contribute towards Scouting events in your country on behalf of KISC (networking). 

  • Regularly share ideas and best practices with other 2023 Promoters in the team. 

This position will be managed by the PR & Marketing Manager at KISC.

If your country has an Ambassador, your efforts will also be coordinated with them.

This position will fall under the Marketing and Communications team in the 2023 Remote Volunteers team structure.

Benefits

  • One year free membership to the KISC association

  • 20% off up to a value of 100 CHF at KISC shop merchandise.

  • A good international environment for personal growth

  • Involvement in a major international Scouting initiative

  • Personal development plan throughout your assignment.

  • Capacity-building training.

  • Certification and reference letter on completing the assignment successfully.

  • Be part of a big international family.

This is considered a remote volunteering position. You are invited to support the Centenary remotely, and as recognition of your contribution, you will receive a special KISC t-shirt and neckerchief. For more information about KISC 2023, please visit: https://2023.kisc.ch/

Training 

The post holder will be required to undertake WOSM ‘Safe from Harm’ training.