Event Assistant

Support the organisation and execution of our annual consumer awareness campaign

Event Assistant
Education
Community Development
Environment

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Project Details

What we need
  • Assist in organisation and execution of the campaign activities (clothing drive, talks, exhibition and Sort-A-Thon), including updating schedules, preparing logistics needed, setting up event venues, handling on-site logistics, engaging with volunteers and participants, filing and documentation
  • Assist with sourcing materials from various external vendors for exhibition/Sort-A-Thon
  • Assist in developing marketing and event materials such as social media content, brochures, slides or posters
  • Assist in compiling data for reporting purpose
  • The volunteer is required to be in the office for two days per week
Background

Redress is a Hong Kong headquartered, Asia focused environmental NGO with a mission to accelerate the change to a circular fashion industry by educating and empowering designers and consumers so as to reduce clothing’s negative environmental impacts. Our Circular Fashion Programme focuses on educating Hong Kong consumers of all ages about their fashion footprint and empowering them to drive change through circular solutions like buying more responsibly, giving away clothes for reuse, or shopping secondhand.This position is a great opportunity for a motivated individual looking for hands-on work experience in the sustainability, sustainable fashion and/or charity/NGO sector. You will mainly be reporting to the Circular Fashion Programme Manager - Development and support our annual consumer awareness campaign, Get Redressed Month.

What we have

Full support and explanation of each task

Why this is important

Get Redressed Month is our annual campaign, gathering 100+ schools and companies to reduce clothing waste in Hong Kong by raising awareness about the clothing environmental impact and shifting consumer attitudes towards circular fashion.

Project Period

15 Apr 2024 - 14 Jun 2024

Location

Sham Shui Po / event location

Requirements

Time

16 hours per week

Skills
  • Database Adminstration
  • Social Media
  • Customer Service
  • Graphic Design
  • Event Management
Experience Level
  • Open to all
  • Students
  • Some experience
  • Extensive experience
Language
  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • English

About the Organization

Redress

https://www.redress.com.hk/

Causes

Education
Community Development
Environment
What we do

Redress is an environmental charity with a mission to prevent and transform textile waste to catalyse a circular economy and reduce fashion's water, chemical and carbon footprints. Our programmes work to change mindsets and practices to stop the creation of textile waste now and in the future, as well as creating systems and partnerships that generate and showcase value in existing waste. Through our work with designers, industry and consumers, Redress actively supports and promotes the UN's Sustainable Development Goal 12 - Sustainable Consumption and Production

Event Assistant

16 hours per week, 2 months

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