Newsletter Editor / Volunteer

ACM-W is currently recruiting for a part-time Newsletter Editor. The successful candidate will work directly with the ACM-W Communications Chair to edit and publish solicitations and content to our website/blog for later collation and distribution as a HTML formatted newsletter to our 70,000+ subscribers.. 

This is a volunteer, remote, part-time position, requiring 5-10 hours a month, for a two year term. 

If interested, see below for details and instructions for applying.

Organization

ACM-W: ACM’s Women in Computing

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.

Position 

Newsletter Editor

Part-time Volunteer Assignment

Job Description  

The ACM-W Communications Committee is recruiting for a volunteer to edit and update articles for our newsletter, blog, and social media channels

We are looking for a passionate website editor/publisher who can solicit and edit content in accordance with standard layouts and messaging guidelines. 

The newsletter editor’s primary task for the term of the assignment is to solicit content from contributors as scheduled, format it for use on our WordPress blog and prepare it for collection and distribution via our emailed newsletter and social media channels. 

Compensation, Hours and Benefits

It is expected that the newsletter editor will spend approximately 5-10 hours a month during 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 newsletter editor’s name will be shown as a byline on published articles and the newsletter. They will also receive a special badge for their email signature card, and social media accounts.

Qualifications

The successful applicant will have experience with research and professional writing in the practice of similar assignments. Minimum technical expertise should include familiarity with web technologies, for example: WordPress, markup,  wikitext, visual editors, HTML and CSS. Tell us what you know, and what you want to learn.

How to apply

Please complete this form before May 8, 2022. https://forms.gle/KfaTywm1f2nX8BFY6