Join the JAWS Team!
Part-time roles include Membership Coordinator and Communications & Community Manager
Apply by June 15, 2023
Founded in 1985, Journalism and Women Symposium is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that advances the professional empowerment and personal growth of women* in journalism and advocates for more inclusive coverage of the diverse experiences and cultures that comprise our society. We believe that by advancing women in journalism, we transform the world.
We are seeking two professionals – both part-time contract roles – to join the team as JAWS embarks on a new chapter of growth and influence.
* “Women” here includes anyone who self-identifies as a woman, non-binary or agender person.
This person will be responsible for maintaining the membership database; working with the Executive Director, committees and leadership volunteers to help grow and engage members; and maintaining administrative files, records and databases, keeping everything organized, up-to-date and operational.
Communications & Community Manager
This person will work with the Executive Director and committees to develop communications strategies and plans; produce all member communications; manage the JAWS website, social media, and digital communities; and support both virtual and in-person programs and events.
JAWS is a nonprofit 501(c)(3). It provides equal opportunities to all applicants and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. JAWS is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, services, programs and activities.