CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS – IRVA is Growing!
Volunteer Positions Needed Immediately:
Title: Director of IRVA Education Program (IRVA ED)
Job Description: This is a leadership position in which the volunteer will help IRVA directors oversee the newly established IRVA Education program. Duties include program and course development, communications with instructors, coordination of schedules, publicizing events (through coordination with IRVA publicity managers, etc. Also come up with creative ways to keep IRVA student members engaged.
Qualifications: Someone who has the time, enthusiasm, creativity and works very well with others. Strong organization and communication skills are needed. Its important that this person isn’t there to just support a single instructor, but to have the attitude that the more diverse our educators/lecturers/presenters are the more effective and useful the program will be.
Title: Content Creation Manager
Job Description: Create content for various events in whatever format is needed. For example, ads and announcements are needed for email blasts, Facebook, Instagram. The content manager would be contacted when something is needed by the IRVA board or others helping out and then create an image that could then be resized to fit that particular platform.
Qualifications: The Content Creation manager is someone who should already have at least a some understanding of graphic design. While you don’t have to be highly experienced, you should have an ability to create effective and ascetically pleasing, professional looking materials and should understand how to create and resize images in different formats as needed. IRVA can provide necessary platform for image creation, or the volunteer can use their own. The content creation manager should be available to create content on a bimonthly basis.
Title: Instagram Manager
Job Description: Manage IRVA’s Instagram Account.
Experience: person needs to have a decent understanding of Instagram in terms of effective marketing strategies. Person needs to be available to post on a weekly basis. They will work with the content creator but ideally would also be able to create some relevant content themselves. This is a good position for someone who already has an active Instagram account and likes the idea of assisting in a very focused way.
Title: Manage IRVA’s TikTok account.
Job Description: TikTok manager needs to have a decent understanding of TikTok in terms of effective marketing strategies. They will create a new IRVA TikTok page, manage, update it on a regular basis, at least weekly. They should have editing capabilities and equipment so they could make use of existing video footage, or get together with other IRVA members to make appropriate content. There will be much room for creativity, but also it will be important to be conservative/diplomatic in terms of choices made. This is a good position for someone who already has a successful TiKTok page and likes assisting in a focused way.
Title: Facebook page manager
Job Description: person needs to have a decent understanding of Facebook in terms of effective marketing strategies. Person needs to be available to post on a weekly basis. They will work with the content creator and with IRVA directors, but ideally would also be able to create some relevant content themselves. They will also be asked to help post content to other facebook groups and to help with communications that come in through the facebook page.
Title: YouTube Manager
Job Description: The YouTube Manager will reignite IRVA’s YouTube Page. Duties include working with the Board to find free content to post (IRVA has a lot of content that could be reworked and posted), inviting IRVA members to create and share videos to post, maintain the page, grow subscribers, respond to communications coming in through this page, etc.
This person should already have experience with creative an active YouTube Page and enough editing skills to be able to help create or edit some content although there will not be expectations to do any kind of lengthy editing.
Title: IRVA Email marketer
Job Description: The IRVA Email Marketer will work with the IRVA board to send out email blasts on a bimonthly basis to membership. This person can work with the content manager but should also have the ability to write some copy and create images to support the events and announcements made in the newsletter. This person will also help maintain and grow the subscriber list. A background check, and special confidentiality/non-disclosure/non-competition agreement will be required of this person since the list contains personal information.
Experience: Someone familiar with programs such as MailChimp or similar who works well as part of a team is needed.
Title: Discord and Reddit Email Marketer
Job Description: This person will have a working knowledge of Discord/Reddit RV facebook groups and will help promote IRVA events in these forums. While they have rules that need to be followed and honored, this person will find creative ways to engage with other members to help them be aware of IRVA’s mission and activities.
Title: Manager of Chapter/Affiliate program
Job Description: This person will first help develop and establish IRVA’s Chapter/Affiliate program. The board is still researching options for this but we are looking into establishing either a local chapter or affiliate program for states or regions within the U.S. and then internationally. Once the direction is established, the manager will help create standardized documents and agreements that can be posted on the IRVA site. Once this is done the person will serve as the point of contact for those who would like to apply to be chapter managers.
Experience: While the ideal candidate would have some organizational experience, we are open to the level. They must be organized, and able to work with other team members and with diverse populations of people.
Title: Manager of Fundraising Committee
Job Description: This position will help with fundraising activities including organize and oversee a fundraising committee, liaison with the board of directors, help with obtaining grants, donations, other gifts to assist the organization with its expansion and goals to promote remote viewing and those engaged in it.
All positions are volunteer.
- Help the organization
- Help the field of remote viewing and remote viewers
- Give you work experience that can go on a resume.
- The Board of directors will be happy to write letters of recommendation for those who are in their positions for 6 months or longer.
- Free membership after 3 months of helping for as long as the volunteer continues in their position.
- Other perks after a volunteer has been assisting for a year or longer to be determined.
- Consideration for an invite to serve in future IRVA positions.
HOW TO APPLY
- Fill out the attached IRVA Volunteer Application
- Attach your resume
Volunteers will be asked to sign a volunteer participation agreement for the organization.