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Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Dweebs Global

About The Position

We are looking for Researchers/Writers to join a project called "Legislative Explainers". The purpose of this project is to take the original text of a piece of legislation and condense it into understandable language.

Overview of Role:

  • Most of this work will be doing research, reading statutes, and writing articles
  • Condensing a legislative piece into a shorter text written in understandable language.
  • In addition to condensation, detailing the bill’s historical or scientific context, implications, common misconceptions
  • Participating in weekly team meetings


Why you should apply:

  • Develop your professional skills while promoting a non-profit organization that makes a positive impact on the world.
  • Work with a diverse, international team from all over the world.
  • Explore your career interests in a supportive environment.

Requirements:

  • Statute-reading ability
  • A practicing lawyer or law student
  • Reading/Writing, Verbal/Written Communication expertise
  • One published piece under your belt (could be anything like poetry, Op-Ed, journal)
  • Policy Research experience
  • Ideally, a commitment of 10-12 hours per week


We encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity! If you are interested, please send your résumé to Preeti Kulkarni at preeti.kulkarni@dweebsglobal.org and fill out the Google Form linked here to sign up for an interview time! https://forms.gle/tZKNBpJ2fTyueneS6

*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.


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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

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WHEN

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WHERE

8 The GreenDover, DE 19901

(39.15661,-75.52419)
 

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  • PART_TIME

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