Member Duties: Open Media Careers Engine Service Team Member: Recruitment (connect with media and journalism organizations to help engage, find, and hire diverse applicants by editing job descriptions, posting to diverse job boards and connecting diverse organizations to industry leaders); Fundraising and Sponsorship (lead efforts to secure public grant funding, independent grant writing and research); Partnership Building (build partnerships with news organizations and nonprofits around Colorado); Convene between media industry employers and Open Media Careers Engine to explain and engage leaders to hire diverse candidates; Project Implementation (help build the job board and establish training certification program).
Program Benefits: Relocation Allowance, Living Allowance, Health Coverage*, Training, Choice
of Education Award or End of Service Stipend.
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Service Areas: Education, Community and Economic Development.
Skills: Communications, Team Work, Recruitment.
To apply, send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] using “AmeriCorps VISTA” in the subject line. You will also need to create a profile and application through AmeriCorps.