Volunteer

GLOBAL CITIZEN BLOGGER

Citizens for Global Solutions is a groundbreaking national online movement for Americans who want the United States to take a responsible and cooperative role in the world. We envision a future in which nations work together to abolish war, protect our rights and freedoms, and solve problems facing humanity that no nation can solve alone. Citizens for Global Solutions role is to empower members to articulate and act on this vision. Our goal is to build by the end of this decade a member base of millions of Americans who will speak with one voice on issues that they have determined to be of vital importance.

We are seeking Bloggers to contribute timely analysis to our popular blog, The Global Citizen. Bloggers will write a minimum of two posts / month, with the support of the Citizens for Global Solutions staff. Ultimately, Bloggers will help us drive forward the conversation around the US' role in building a more responsible and cooperative world.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Writing at least two blog posts / month, and loading them on the GlobalSolutions.org website.
  • Working with Citizens for Global Solutions staff and volunteers to identify timely and interesting blog content.
  • Drafting Facebook and Twitter content drawing off of your blog posts, to share through the Citizens for Global Solutions social media platforms.

The Details:

This is a virtual, volunteer position. Bloggers will contribute approximately 5 hours/month for 6 months. In exchange, they will get training and support from the Citizens for Global Solutions staff, and the chance to share their views with an active online community of concerned global citizens.

Skills and Qualifications Needed:

This is an exciting position for a confident writer who wants to lead conversations around the US role in the world. Bloggers don't need to be experts on these issues; rather they should represent the voice of concerned, engaged Americans who follow the news and care about global cooperation. The biggest thing we're looking for are people who are excited, want to learn, believe in our mission, and can make this commitment.

To Apply:

Send a statement of interest, resume and writing sample (preferably current blog or news article) to outreach@globalsolutions.org, please include "GLOBAL CITIZEN BLOGGER" in the subject line. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

SOCIAL MEDIA TEAM MEMBER

Citizens for Global Solutions is a groundbreaking national online movement for Americans who want the United States to take a responsible and cooperative role in the world. We envision a future in which nations work together to abolish war, protect our rights and freedoms, and solve problems facing humanity that no nation can solve alone. Citizens for Global Solutions role is to empower members to articulate and act on this vision. Our goal is to build by the end of this decade a member base of millions of Americans who will speak with one voice on issues that they have determined to be of vital importance.

We are seeking Social Media Team Members to help drive our presence on Facebook and Twitter. Team Members will identify storylines, develop posts and cultivate conversations. Ultimately, the Social Media Team will help us drive forward the conversation around the US' role in building a more responsible and cooperative world.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Working with Citizens for Global Solutions staff to identify timely, interesting story lines.
  • Finding interesting content on the internet for Citizens for Global Solutions to repost or turn into original content
  • Developing content, ranging from tweets to Facebook memes, in collaboration with Citizens for Global Solutions staff.
  • Monitoring and cultivating our Facebook and Twitter pages; reaching out to new audiences, encouraging conversation, responding to traffic, etc.

The Details:

This is a virtual, volunteer position. Social Media Team Members will contribute approximately 2 hours/week for 6 months. In exchange, they will get training and support from the Citizens for Global Solutions staff, and the chance to help build an active online community of global citizens.

Skills and Qualifications Needed:

This is an exciting position for an individual who is comfortable using Facebook and Twitter, and/or eager to learn. Team members don't need to be experts on these issues; rather they should represent the voice of concerned, engaged Americans who follow the news and care about global cooperation. The biggest thing we're looking for are people who are excited, want to learn, believe in our mission, and can make this commitment.

To Apply:

Send a statement of interest, resume, and either a meme or an idea for a meme to outreach@globalsolutions.org, please include "SOCIAL MEDIA TEAM MEMBER" in the subject line. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVES

Citizens for Global Solutions is a groundbreaking national online movement for Americans who want the United States to take a responsible and cooperative role in the world. We envision a future in which nations work together to abolish war, protect our rights and freedoms, and solve problems facing humanity that no nation can solve alone. Citizens for Global Solutions role is to empower members to articulate and act on this vision. Our goal is to build by the end of this decade a member base of millions of Americans who will speak with one voice on issues that they have determined to be of vital importance.

We are seeking Campus Representatives to represent our community at the local level. Campus Reps will build relationships, share our work, and represent our national campaigns in their community. Ultimately, Campus Reps will help us drive forward the conversation around the US' role in building a more responsible and cooperative world.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Working with Citizens for Global Solutions staff to identify relevant events and actions for your campus.
  • Leading campus campaigns and activities. This might include bringing one of our popular national campaigns to your campus, getting signatures for our petitions, signing people up for the Citizens for Global Solutions listserv, fundraising, liaising with other groups to organize events, and recruiting supporters to help get the word out.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with like-minded groups and individuals, with the broader objective of building our network.

The Details:

This is a virtual, volunteer position. Campus Reps will contribute approximately 10 hours/month for 6 months, and in return will gain valuable leadership, organizing and campaign skills. This is an exciting opportunity to get concrete, valuable experience working on global issues.

Skills and Qualifications Needed:

This is an exciting position for an individual who is comfortable leading groups, implementing campaigns and building relationships. Campus Reps don't need experience doing any of the above; rather the biggest thing we're looking for are people who are excited, want to learn, believe in our mission, and can make this commitment.

To Apply:

Send a statement of interest and resume to outreach@globalsolutions.org, please include "CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVES" in the subject line. Applications accepted on a rolling basis