Artworks & Branding Co-Director
Sawa World believes there is a way to end extreme poverty for billions of people on our planet. The solution lies in the minds, hands and hearts of those who suffer it most. We called them Sawa Leaders; unsung heroes who have themselves been among the one billion people living on one dollar a day or less. Their solutions are documented and shared by vulnerable, unemployed youth in their communities. (http://www.sawaworld.org/) The main objective is to work with our current co-director to help support and lead the Artsworks and Branding Team to accomplish annual and quarterly goals outlined by the team and the organization's founder.
Key Responsibilities: Design effective online graphics for the website Design marketing materials as needed such as business cards, postcards, campaigns Conduct ongoing research and advice on innovative branding methods Communicate with team coordinators, support staff and attend group meetings
Skills: Excellent creative design skills and working knowledge of the graphic design software (Illustrator and Photoshop) Leadership experience pertaining to leading, motivating, delegating and supporting a small team Detail-oriented, self-directed and dedicated work ethic Experience in graphic design and possession of a portfolio Creative, energetic and fun personality
Training will be provided during period of participation. A space to express and implement your idealism, learn/develop new leadership skills, gain work experience, meet a dynamic and fun group of people, feel valued and inspired and be part of a highly innovative and bold approach to solving extreme poverty in the world. Access to a computer, required design software and internet access Approximately 5-10 hours per week needed Attend monthly team meetings and events Respond to emails in a timely matter (within 2 days) Strong passion for Sawa Worlds Mission Coffee / Tea