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When

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

Where

ChickTech SeattleSeattle, WA 98109

About

Job Title: Advisory Board Member

Organization: ChickTech Seattle

ChickTech is a multi-generational community supporting women and girls to become technology creators. We are dedicated to retaining women in the technology workforce and increasing the number of women and girls pursuing technology-based careers. We facilitate hands-on technology-centric events to empower, support, and increase the confidence of women and girls. Through our events, ChickTech builds community, empowers participants to see themselves as leaders, and provides networking and mentoring opportunities in the rapidly growing high tech industry.

We are looking for Advisory Board Members for the Seattle Chapter of ChickTech. This is a volunteer role would be responsible for researching and building relationships with potential donors, organizing fundraising events, as well as recommending and implementing fundraising strategies and goals.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Prior fundraising experience for nonprofits, charities, or community organizations
  • Has at least 5 years of experience in education, technology or startup leadership role
  • Excellent interpersonal skills that establish and maintain credibility and relationships
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills, ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Good strategic and tactical thinking
  • The ability to work in a collaborative style and move others to action by planning, motivating and organizing work tasks

Key responsibilities include:

  • Networking with companies to establish strategic partnerships and sponsorships
  • Work with the Community Outreach Managers to network with area schools to raise awareness and build relationships
  • Host one fundraising event a year with the goal of raising at least $1,500
  • Attend quarterly advisory board meetings in-person
  • Have presence, volunteer or speak at ChickTech’s tier 1 events as needed

Expected time commitment: On average there is a 10 to 15 hours a month commitment. Must be willing to check and respond to your ChickTech email at least three times a week to ensure that connections are not waiting for communication. We ask that all advisory board members commit to one year of being on the team if possible, although less can be negotiated! Please be honest about your time commitments, while we realize it is difficult to forecast what you may be doing four or five months out, we ask potential leadership team members to try their best to be upfront with any conflicts, either work or personal.

Skills

  • Strategic Planning
  • Fundraising
  • Relationship Building
  • Computer Science
  • Professional Development
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • On average 10 to 15 hours a month
  • Deep passion for empowering girls and to pursue technology education and careers.

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