Volunteering with BaselConnect

Lend a hand!

We're always happy to get a helping hand, gain a fresh perspective and hear new ideas! If you'd like to join us in our mission of furthering collaboration between Basel locals and ex-pats, join us as a volunteer!

Please fill in the form on this page to let us know you're interested in volunteering with us.

Also, check out our open positions below:

Currently Open Positions

Social media management volunteer for BaselConnect

Starting April 2022, we are looking for a volunteer social media manager to complement our comms team. As a social media manager, you work in close collaboration with the BaselConnect comms manager and the chair to keep our community up to date about relevant news and BaselConnect events and initiatives.


To join us, you need:

  • Knowledge of creating content for a Facebook company page

  • Knowledge of managing Facebook Business Suite for scheduling posts

  • Excellent mastery of English, good knowledge of Basel and its culture

  • Enthusiastic about building bridges between ex-pats and locals in Basel

  • Team player

  • Above 18 years of age

  • Covid certificate for participating in face-to-face team meetings and BaselConnect events foreseen for 2022 (depending on the pandemic situation; all our events are currently online to ensure everyone’s safety)


It would be nice if you also had:

  • Knowledge of LinkedIn and Instagram

  • Good mastery of High German


What tasks await you:

  • Preparing Facebook posts and updating Facebook at least once weekly - and whenever needed

  • Coordinating events with our Communications Manager and Chair

  • Growing our online community, replying to messages and comments

  • Keeping an eye on the Facebook page performance

  • Presenting statistics/overview of social media performance once a year during the Annual General Meeting


What we offer you:

  • Developing your skills in social media

  • Great experience to put on your résumé

  • Working with a diverse and energetic team

  • Exciting networking opportunities

  • Meticulous onboarding :)



Does this sound good?

Send us your CV at info(at)baselconnect.ch. We're looking forward to meeting you!