PR / Media Relations Subcommittee Lead


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


ChickTech HQPortland, OR 97205


ChickTech is looking for an experienced PR professional to lead a small team of volunteers to help leverage nationwide/international media attention for ChickTech’s efforts to increase and retain women in tech and diversify the tech workforce, raise awareness about issues facing women in tech, and emphasize solutions that help create a workforce that is inclusive to all.

The PR lead will be a member of the ChickTech marketing committee.

Subcommittee tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Curating content from ChickTech and its chapters

  • Cultivating media relationships

  • Writing and distributing press releases

  • Identifying media opportunities such as speaking engagements, conference booths, radio spots, tv spots, etc.

  • Finding ways to bring ChickTech to a national/international stage as a thought leader

  • Recruiting and managing other team members to support the PR subcommittee’s efforts (subcommittee lead)

  • Working closely with PR firm partners and ChickTech Nation Blog and Newsletter Subcommittee on content and strategy

Desired qualifications:

  • Experience crafting effective press releases

  • Media relations and strategy

  • Volunteer and/or project management experience

Estimated time commitment: 15 - 20 hours a month

This leadership position will report to HQ and serve on a committee of dynamic professionals equally committed to changing the face of tech. If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Julie at .

About Us: ChickTech is a national non-profit organization that engages women and girls in the technology industry while working to create a better technology culture for all. Our programs serve K-12 and professional women alike to both develop and retain technical talent, build communities, empower participants to see themselves as leaders, and provide networking and mentoring opportunities.


  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Public Relations
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning

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Requirements & Commitment

  • 15-20 per month
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