Storytelling Community Coordinator
350.org is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Our online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions are led from the bottom up by thousands of volunteer organizers in over 188 countries. 350.org works hard to organize in a new way—everywhere at once, using online tools to facilitate strategic offline action. We want to be a laboratory for the best ways to strengthen the climate movement and catalyze transformation around the world. Read more
350.org is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Our online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions are led from the bottom up by thousands of volunteer organizers in over 188 countries. 350.org works hard to organize in a new way—everywhere at once, using online tools to facilitate strategic offline action. We want to be a laboratory for the best ways to strengthen the climate movement and catalyze transformation around the world. The values that guide and drive our work are listed here.
350.org is an equal opportunity employer. 350.org strives to be an inclusive and collaborative group of people who bring a variety of approaches to the work we do. We’re committed to the principles of justice, and we try to build a safe workplace where everyone is treated fairly and enjoys working together. We value new perspectives, ideas of all sorts, and different ways of working. Diverse perspectives and experiences improve the way 350.org carries out our work – including what we decide to work on and how creatively/effectively we do that. We do our best to make staff positions accessible to all potential team members, regardless of race, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, assigned gender, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or identity, religion or creed, veteran status, marital or parental status, and genetic information. We also strive to include team members in communities most impacted by climate change or impacted by other kinds of environmental, social, and economic injustice.
About The Role
350.org will be launching a new online community for a global cohort of climate storytellers. It will be a space where writers, artists, photographers, etc can connect with one another to help grow crucial climate-related communication around the world. We’re looking for someone with experience in online community management who can help us kick off this new hub, as well as grow/support a meaningful virtual space.
The tasks of this role are:
- Helping to prepare launch materials
- Creation of online platform and community guidelines
- Welcoming new participants
- Scheduling and / or providing initial training to new volunteers
- Monitoring and facilitating tasks/conversations
- Handover long-term management to volunteers
- Good oral and written english
- 2-3 years experience managing social media for organizing purposes
- Experience in climate communication
- Strong grasp of climate justice frameworks and the intersection of climate issues with racial justice, Indigenous rights, and economic justice.
- Aligned with 350.org’s mission to challenge the power of the fossil fuel industry
- Some experience in content production: developing and designing graphics, social posts, videos, and other digital assets
- Copywriting - ability to craft compelling content for a variety of audiences and platforms.
Position Type: This is a 5-month/ part-time position.
Location: Candidates can be based anywhere in the world.
Start date: As soon as possible
If you are interested in this role, please apply with the requested documents by September 20.
1 - A CV in English
2- A letter in English (500 words max.) describing your experience in community management and climate storytelling
If you have suggestions for us on how to do this better, we really value your input and strongly encourage you to write to us at [email protected] with the subject line ‘Hiring Feedback’.