As a volunteer within ACTION10’s Team Africa, your responsibilities include providing overall support to our activities, particularly by taking part in monthly meetings, generating ideas to improve the efficiency of our actions, organizing physical and digital events to promote cross-cultural relations, raising funds and managing relationships with current and potential donors and supporting our teams in Sweden and in Africa.
The role requires to be very comfortable in both written and spoken English, an availability to attend online meetings a couple of times a month, as well as a strong capacity to work autonomously and proactively, and set your own methods and priorities.
Requirements and skills:
- Cross-cultural understanding and interest
- A creative person with a taste for idea-generating in the NGO sector
- Good communicator in both written and oral forms
- Excellent knowledge of both written and spoken English
- Experience from working in Africa or with African organizations and knowledge/relations with African communities in Sweden are a plus
Do you feel like you can play a role in eradicating poverty in the world? Are you interested in changing the way development aid is perceived and implemented? Then be a part of Action10 as a volunteer and help create change.
Action10 is a fully volunteer driven organisation which aims to raise funds for social entrepreneurial business loans and for increasing cross-cultural understanding and respect. Through our projects in Sub-Saharan Africa, we promote a shift of paradigm from aid dependency to international equal partnership by supporting innovation and financial responsibility among our partners.
Through access to business loans can social entrepreneurs in Sub-Saharan African countries improve livelihoods in poor communities. We empower each other through cross-cultural awareness raising.
We require individuals who have a perspective and vision to make a change. You should be flexible, selfless, and committed because you are in a position where you are relied upon. If you have great ideas, are curious and open, and understand the meaning of changing lives for good, feel free to apply.