CONTENT CREATOR (unpaid position)

At Overcoming Odds (view all positions)

We are looking for a Content Creator who is passionate about our mission, and dedicated to making change happen.

At Overcoming Odds, we strongly believe in the following personal qualities:

  • Passionate (it is not a job, it is a lifestyle)

  • Open minded (able to consider other points of view without judgment)

  • Confident

  • Believe in your own abilities  

  • Understand your boundaries and limitations, but do not let them stop you from pursuing the “impossible.” Limitations are not weaknesses, they are simply areas you need to strengthen

  • Understand that you have all of the support you need to get the job done

  • Creative (ability to think outside of the box when problems arise)

  • Ability to Stand Up and Speak Up (not afraid to voice your opinions to help others improve the quality of their work)

  • You are best friends with humility (the greatest highs come from the lowest lows)

Who you are:

  • Loves to write and can write with a passion (effective story teller)

  • An active listener (spends a lot of time listening to all of the people involved in the organization, including team members, Stand Up & Speak Up participants, etc.)

  • Strong research skills (able to use databases, websites, and other resources to develop high-quality content)

  • Process oriented (involves team members, board members and volunteers to get a diversity of ideas and opinions)

  • Strong understanding of tools, including Google Drive and Microsoft Word

  • Strong prioritization/organizational skills (meeting all deadlines is a must)

  • Able to learn from rejection and persist

What you will be doing:

  • Developing high-quality content for Stand Up & Speak Up campaign & Overcoming Odds Podcast

  • Researching guests for future podcast episodes

  • Booking media appearances (host cities of upcoming conferences)