Talent Recruiter - HR (Volunteer)
*Note: The following is an opportunity for volunteer, part-time, flexible work. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are only looking for paid employment. This is a work at home (remote) position. Minimum commitment of 10 hours/ week for 6 months required.
Are you interested in learning the ins and outs of a nonprofit organization in a challenging, rewarding environment? Our nonprofit news organization, WhoWhatWhy, is seeking a Talent Recruiter - HR (Volunteer) to help lead our efforts in hiring world-class talent.
We are looking for passionate, high-energy individuals with a keen eye for talent who stay up-to-date on industry innovations. You’ll play an instrumental role in scaling our organization, from ad writing to closing candidates, you will own the recruitment process and candidate experience. This role will be pivotal in establishing a culture of openness, positive communication, and continuous learning.
Who We Are
WhoWhatWhy is a news organization and community that seeks to provide the public with high-quality investigative and forensic journalism on the great issues facing humankind. We are fundamentally a nonprofit that accepts no advertising. We are staffed largely by skilled volunteers dedicated to elevating public awareness and fostering a more vigorous democracy.
You will work remotely and on your own schedule as we believe remote work is essential to cultivate a productive and happy culture. We also require a minimum commitment of 10-15 hours a week (Though more is not discouraged!). Because our staff is spread throughout the world, we communicate mostly through Slack and email, and team members are requested to be highly responsive in a timely manner. All staff are required to respond to emails on a daily basis.
Please send us a resume and carefully reasoned, customized cover letter that outlines your experience, skillset and explains why you're a good fit for this position. Note that our mission must resonate deeply with you. If there is no option to attach a cover letter, please send a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please confirm your understanding that this is a volunteer position. We will not review applications that appear to be mass submissions