Research Volunteer [CLOSED]
RCRC year round volunteer positions are opportunities for people seeking academic credit, job training, and volunteer experience. All positions become available on a rotating basis, and all positions are currently unpaid, although they provide an opportunity to do meaningful work for a nonprofit organization that matches your passions and values. Our year round volunteer positions provide a great opportunity to network and build skills in a positive work environment with an incredible team. If you are looking to receive school credit, we are happy to work with your school to meet their requirements. We are also happy to provide job recommendations and letters.
Works directly with the Director of Community Engagement to complete independent research projects related to women in music. These projects involve internet research and email contact with local venues, festival organizers, booking agents, etc. Must be skilled with internet searches, have excellent online communication skills, and be self-motivated. This job does not require in-office presence, but it does require frequent check-ins by email, phone, or Skype.
Must have excellent written, oral, and interpersonal skills. Must be highly organized and a self-starter. Strong multitasking ability required, as well as the ability to meet deadlines. Must pay tremendous attention to detail. Special events and community outreach activities can occur in the evenings and on weekends, so a flexible schedule is a plus.
Familiarity with Microsoft Office, Google Apps/Docs/Gmail preferred. Experience conducting online research. Reliability and punctuality are a must. Interest in music, feminism, social justice, and cultural issues a plus.
Flexible schedule, Monday-Friday during business hours (approx. 3-5 hours weekly, possibly more during Summer Camp/Ladies Rock Camp), with occasional meetings and events on evenings and weekends.
TO APPLY: Send a copy of your resume and a brief cover letter of interest to: firstname.lastname@example.org!