We will be filling positions as we find talented and qualified individuals that can contribute to our organization while simultaneously giving back to society in a helpful manner.
Overview of Role:
Find and maintain media contact spreadsheets.
Write press releases on a weekly basis for Dweebs Global updates and Dweebs Live events.
Pitch press releases to media outlets and reporters. Make follow up calls.
Pitch leadership to podcasts/ interviews.
Find relevant educational institutions and track contacts in spreadsheet.
Email and make followup calls to educational institutions.
Set up initial conversations with universities for seminars.
Conduct outreach to potential speakers and build speaker spreadsheet.
Why you should apply:
If you want to directly help people who have been affected by COVID/ in need through press work, this position is for you!
Work with a diverse, international team from all over the world.
Explore your career interests in a supportive environment.
Recommended: prior press experience
Strong written/oral communication skills
3-5 hours per week, with an ideal minimum commitment of six months
*Note: right now, our entire organization is fully volunteer. We have no paid employees, including our staff who donate 60-80 hours a week for free. If this position is not a fit for you, Dweebs Global offers an array of volunteer opportunities which can be viewed on the website. Other potential of interest include the legal, medical, tech, arts, and business fields.
Dweebs Global exists to make the world a better place by increasing happiness and decreasing suffering and pain. We unite good people from every corner of the planet to provide free mentorship, brainstorm solutions to today’s most pressing problems, and work together to fix world crises. We offer advice tailored for you all for free. Our mentors work hard to contribute actually useful informational content to our website. We host webinars and post "no nonsense" videos to our YouTube channel. Our mentorship pairs you with a mentor in your field who can provide tailored expertise. We’ve edited hundreds of resumes, interacted with thousands of mentees, and are always here to answer your questions. Dweebs support is unique because our services are 100% free. We don’t do sponsorships, we don’t accept money for endorsements, and we provide advice that we truly believe will help you succeed!
Dweebs Global is a volunteer run international movement that provides free mentorship in everything from career support to mental health. We have attracted over 250 professionals from all around the world who are willing to use their time and knowledge to help. They also contribute to various social impact projects including open-source programming, educational YouTube content, and informational articles published on our website. In a few months since starting as a response to the COVID-19 economic downturn, our non-profit has helped hundreds of people and even secured jobs. We believe that everyone no matter what they do, how old they are, or where they live, has some expertise to share and that can help someone out there. We hope you will join us.
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.