Chicago Event Committee: Vice President


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Cause Areas

When

Mon May 01, 2017 - Tue May 01, 2018

Where

222 Merchandise Mart PlazaChicago, IL 60654

Headquarters in Chicago.

About

ABOUT US

Women In Comedy is a fun and positive organization helping to achieve gender equality for women's voices in the comedy industry.

If you have a passion for gender parity and you like to laugh, come be part of a fun committee to help plan 3 key events for women in the industry (August, December, February). No professional comedy experience needed. All are welcome to volunteer with us - including female identifying persons, and men!


THE EXPERIENCE FOR YOU

This committee member role is a resume builder and a wonderful opportunity for someone with skills in the areas listed below - or someone looking to gain new experience and skills in the realm of event planning for a non profit. Our committee is a diverse group of fun women who are working in tandem with our chapter cities across the nation (Chicago, New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Indianapolis, Washington D.C.) to create 3 key events per year- These are in person events to support women in the comedy industry.


SKILLS DESIRED

Great with people

Experience in leadership roles

Looking to add more leadership experiences to your resume/give back with leadership

Ability to take initiative

Team Player

Supportive and Proactive


TIME COMMITMENTS

This volunteer role requires 5-10 hours per week. 2 hours per week will be dedicated to in person weekly meetings with the committee. The remainder of the hours can be spent at your leisure so long as tasks are completed on time.


ROLE DESCRIPTION

The Chapter Vice President is a part time volunteer position responsible to carry out our mission statement to empower, connect, and advocate for women and girls seeking paid careers in comedy. The Vice President is the supplemental planner, and right arm to the chapter president. This role is being groomed in the hopes of taking on the presidency for the following year once the current president retires their role. The Vice president aids in executing and recruiting for our 3 key events each year (put on in sister cities across the nation in Winter, Spring/Summer, Fall).

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Business Development
  • Management
  • Administrative Support
  • Professional Development
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 5-10 hrs per week

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