Jobs of the Week: Words are the Currency of Thought

You know what they say: Put your money where your mouth is. Or, in this case, help generate money from where other people’s mouths are, as the Business Development Associate for StoryCorps, the independent nonprofit that gives Americans the chance to record, share and preserve their everyday stories. You’ll be responsible for the organization’s earned income revenue through sales of services like on-site recording, educational workshops and produced audio content. (New York City)

Other opportunities you may be interested in…

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is recruiting a part-time intern to work on digital preservation and online curation for a digital project combined with live event production. (Washington, DC)

ConceptLink, a consulting company that helps raise funds and strengthen brands for socially responsible nonprofit clients working in African communities, is hiring a part-time Communications Associate. (New York City)

The Moth, the acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling, is hiring an Office Manager to maintain office systems, including financial, human resources and vendor relations. (New York City)

Streetside Stories, a nonprofit that teaches storytelling through writing, the arts and technology, is hiring a Deputy Director of Programs to help oversee the organization’s operations. (San Francisco)

The United Nations Development Programme is seeking a Brand Manager in the area of “social economy” – or between the public and private sectors – to work on a contract basis in its Social Design Center to develop a “strong and vital social economy sector in Poland and suggest possible models for replication in other Eastern European countries.” (Cieszyn, Poland)

Literary Arts, a community-based nonprofit arts organization, seeks a Director of Development & Marketing to design and implement fundraising strategies, and to create campaigns to meet earned-income goals. (Portland, Ore.)

Green for All, a national organization that promotes a clean-energy economy to alleviate poverty, is hiring three communications positions: New Media Director, Senior Writer and Web Developer. (Oakland, Calif.)

Cuéntame, an online platform that unites the Latino community through documentary-style videos and other meaningful media, is looking for a New Media Associate to monitor and manage the group’s social media and online spaces. (Culver City, Calif.)

Know of any career opportunities related to storytelling and design for good? Send them our way! erica [at] benevolentmedia [dot] org.

Erica Schlaikjer

About the Author Erica Schlaikjer

Erica Schlaikjer is the Creator and Curator of Benevolent Media. She lives in Washington, D.C. Follow her on Twitter: @benevolentmedia and @eschlaik.

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