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Create design for Volunteer for Events multimedia tools

UNV Volunteer Solutions Section

01 Nov 2019 This opportunity is no longer available Share
01 Nov 2019 This opportunity is no longer available Share
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Background and objectives
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UNV offers support to UN partners and Member States at major regional, national and international events. Until now, the delivery of the Volunteers for Events (V4E) Service Line has relied on ad-hoc efforts. To provide innovative volunteer solutions to our partners, the V4E project aims to develop professional tools to support a smooth implementation of major events. As UNV must ensure the quality and further development of the V4E Service Line, to respond to the needs of partners, we seek UN Online Volunteer who will assist us in designing those tools currently developed. The Online Volunteer will support our team in developing and designing creative ways to present core documents of the Service Line to ensure easy access to information of the tools developed, e.g. visual art, infrographics, videos, print documents such as flyers etc.
Art and design
Web and graphic design
Based on UNV's Strategic Framework volunteering for events paves the way to enlarge the scope of support, facilitation and integration of volunteerism into international, national and regional events and into national practices and policies. A talent solution such as volunteering for events would expand the opportunities for people to contribute to the work of UN partners by: responding rapidly and effectively to meet the needs and interests of UN partners through deployment of Event Volunteers to support events organized by UN Entities; and enhancing UN partners' capacities by supplementing existing volunteer talent solutions. In this context the Service Line 'Volunteers for Events' (V4E) provides partners with management and organizational support for large-scale events and international, national and regional conferences. The Service Line follows three main objectives: generate knowledge and assemble evidence for integrating volunteerism into the 2030 Agenda; strengthen the volunteer infrastructure; and increase volunteer mobilization.
Volunteers: 1 needed
6-10 hours per week / 2 weeks
We are looking for a professional graphics designer. Previous experience with designing documents is considered an asset. In your application, please include web links to your art portfolio or samples of previous work. The designs produced by the volunteer should be editable and compatible with our branding guidelines (including colors, fonts etc), which will be shared with selected candidates. All communication will be conducted via email or skype.
Global
English

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