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IT Volunteer - Website / Web-Design

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ORGANIZATION: oikos International

  • 8 people are interested

Do you want to be part of a diverse team that is tending a global community of student change agents for sustainability? Do you have a background in IT and want to contribute to a meaningful purpose while using your skills?

Then this is for you!

What is the role of the IT team of oikos International?

The IT team of oikos International is part of the oikos International team. We support oikos International and the whole oikos community with IT infrastructure and IT support on different levels, be it by making sure that the website runs smoothly or by helping out with questions regarding the SaaS tools we use.

Your responsibilities

  • Supporting the oikos international team with publishing content on the oikos website
  • Designing new pages and updating the existing content
  • Maintaining the site itself and the oikos WordPress theme
  • Maintaining internal and external tools, as well as our backup system

Your profile

  • You have some experience with web design
  • You ideally have some experience with web technologies, WordPress and/or the tech our theme is built in: PHP, JavaScript and HTML+SCSS
  • You’re inquisitive and quick to pick up new software and systems
  • You love problem solving, and don’t shy away from evaluating multiple solutions to find the one that fits the best
  • You are able to manage you commitments and are available for 5-10h per week for 6 months or longer

What is in it for you?

  • Become part of a network of student change agents & alumni, working for a more just and sustainable future
  • Work with purpose in a dynamic & international team that walks the talk and values each individual team member
  • Gain insights about the day-to-day work of a fully remote-working, international NGO and its global opportunities and challenges
  • Develop and move forward ideas creatively in a trusting and safe space where you can take full ownership and responsibility of what you do
  • Participate in community events while meeting our oikos members from all around the world
  • Develop your skills in JavaScript, SCSS, general web design and WordPress

Are you interested?

Apply now through our application form: https://airtable.com/shrA0tzRsYetvhCxL

More opportunities with oikos International

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About oikos International

Location:

Dufourstrasse 50, 9000 St. Gallen, St Gallen 9000 St. Gallen, CH

Mission Statement

Our Mission: Economics and Management purposed for a sustainable world Our Vision: To transform economics and management education by empowering student change agents, raising awareness for sustainability opportunities and challenges, and building institutional support for curriculum reform. Email us at info@oikos-international.org

Description

About oikos

oikos is an international student-driven organization for sustainability in economics and management. Founded in 1987 in Switzerland, we today empower leaders to drive change towards sustainability worldwide. With almost 50 chapters, 1,000 active members, and 10,000+ alumni we have a broad community of sustainability leaders.

Our programs embed environmental and social perspectives in faculties for economics and management. They comprise conferences, seminars, speeches, simulation games and other initiatives to transform teaching and research. They promote the integration of sustainability in curricula and provide platforms for learning, creating and sharing solutions.

The heart of our organization are our student members who turn ideas into action, currently in 48 oikos chapters around the world. They are supported by a global community of oikos alumni, advisors, faculty, and partners, as well as an international team working remotely across the globe.

CAUSE AREAS

Computers & Technology
Environment
International
Computers & Technology, Environment, International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Website Programming
  • Website Project Management
  • Web Design
  • Web Design / UX
  • Database Administration
  • Security / Network Administration

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5-10h per week for 6 months or longer

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