The Office of the Pacific Games is proud to be partnering with the Volunteer Services Abroad to secure qualified and suitable volunteers for the upcoming Samoa 2019 Pacific Games.


In July 2019, Samoa will host the Pacific Games – 22 countries, 26 sports, 5000 people.

The Office of the Pacific Games in Apia has identified areas where they need support so we have some fantastic, short-term, event-based assignments available for people keen to pass on their skills.

The assignments will run from the end of January 2019 for seven months. Your costs are covered, including a daily allowance.

As a social media specialist, you will help build the social media platform that will showcase the Pacific Games on the world stage.

Working alongside the communications team you will implement the communications and branding strategy, developing a strong reporting feedback loop to inform future learning across the team. 


A key part of this assignment is about engaging and building social media capacity within the team. With a good grasp in Google Analytics, you will develop reporting and monitoring tools to enhance the team’s capability to ultimately become experts in their own right.

We are looking for a volunteer with:

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