Communications Committee Co-Chair
ACM-W (ACM Women in Computing) is seeking applicants for the next Co-Communications Chair. Come and be the voice of an organization supporting, celebrating, and advocating for women in computing around the world.
Responsibilities will be running and cultivating our social media channels and building out programs of your design to continue to grow ACM-W’s collaboration with chapters, regions, and broader ACM.
This is a volunteer, remote, part-time position requiring 10-30 hours a month and two 2-day face-to-face meetings a year. The assignment is for a two-year term.
If interested, see below for details and instructions for applying.
ACM-W is a global community whose mission is to support, celebrate, and advocate for the full engagement of women in all aspects of the computing field. We provide a wide range of programs and services to members and work in the larger community to advance the contributions of technical women.
Part-time Volunteer Assignment
The ACM-W Executive Committee is recruiting for a volunteer to co-lead the Communications Committee to run our social media channels. The successful candidate will be empowered to imagine and build out programs of their own design to continue to grow ACM-W collaboration with chapters, regions, and broader ACM.
The mission of the ACM-W Communications Committee is to amplify and bring attention to the activities, programs, chapters, and members of the ACM-W international community. Communications channels include our website/blog, newsletter, event booths, marketing materials, swag, advertising, email listserv, social media, Wikipedia, etc. The Communications Committee is also responsible for the development, maintenance and dissemination of the ACM-W Communication & Social Media Policy.
Compensation, Hours and Benefits
It is expected that the Communications Co-Chair will spend 10-30 hours a month and attend two 2-day face-to-face meetings a year. Travel expenses for the face-to-face meetings will be reimbursed. The assignment is for a two-year term.
ACM-W is a non-profit organization administered entirely by volunteers. This is a volunteer position, but it directly impacts the ACM-W global community of 70,000+ members. The Communications co-chair’s name, photo and contact info are included on the website. They will also receive a special ACM-W Leadership badge for their email signature card and social media accounts.
The successful applicant will have experience with leading large program development projects, managing volunteers, social media campaigns and channel management. Experience with social media policy and ethics issues is a plus.
How to apply
Please complete the application form before August 15, 2023.