Social media manager with content marketing experience | volunteer

EWB-NL is looking for a passionate and dedicated social media manager with content
marketing and writing expertise.

Engineers without borders Netherlands is a non-profit organization, made up of 80 volunteers
ranging from engineers, architects, and business managers working on improving life in
developing countries with our technical knowledge.

Our portfolio includes multidisciplinary engineering projects that combine water, electricity,
energy, circularity and structures.

As a part of our digital presence, we have the following:

  • Website – Engineers without Borders NL – Home page (
  • LinkedIn page – Engineers Without Borders – Netherlands: Overview | LinkedIn
  • Instagram – EWB-NL Instagram
  • Facebook – EWB-NL Facebook

As social media manager, you will be responsible for gathering project updates and relevant
information from the portfolio managers and volunteers, designing posts (copy and design)
around these, and posting on our LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook pages. Posts are most
often linked to the website which has details around the project update/ news item/ other pages.

Previous experience in content marketing is a plus, but not mandatory. We are looking for
someone who can create a social media / communication calendar and execute it in a timely

Your activities

You will be supporting us with the following activities:

  • You will connect with portfolio managers and volunteers to generate content.
  • You will develop a social media calendar and suggest posts and news items.
  • You have flair for writing and basic design – experience in tools such as Miro, Canva,
    Mail Chimp etc. is an advantage.
  • You are creative and not afraid to share ideas on how to make communication
    processes better.
  • You will execute the posts in a timely manner and help generate organic traction.
  • You have a good understanding of social media metrics and best practices.


  • Experience in social media – previous examples to be shared while applying.
  • Great people and communication skills.
  • Creative and a flair for writing and design.
  • 4 hours of dedicated volunteer work on the project per week.

What we offer

Engineers without Borders, the Netherlands (EWB-NL) is a non-profit organisation with a mission to improve people’s wellbeing through technology. Our goal is to promote, teach and implement sustainable technical solutions, which can be successfully adopted by local stakeholders. By doing so, we believe we enhance people’s quality of life and create more resilient communities.

EWB-NL is a volunteer organization that operates worldwide. We fall under the auspices of EWB International, and frequently collaborate with EWB chapters from around the world. The main language spoken at EWB-NL is English, as we have active volunteers from all over the world. We have events to bring all our volunteers together regularly, including yearly summits and quarterly meet & greets.

At EWB-NL you will be provided with the opportunity to develop your soft skills and cross-cultural awareness in impactful projects. You will contribute to innovation and sustainable development throughout the world. You will grow your CV with international project and leadership experience.

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