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East Coast

Jobs at the Feminist Majority Foundation: Arlington, VA

National Campus Organizers

The Feminist Majority Foundation (FMF) seeks highly motivated and passionate graduating seniors and recent college  graduates (1-3 years out of college) to serve as National Campus Organizers for our Choices Feminist Campus Leadership Program. Multiple positions are available in both our Washington, DC and Beverly Hills offices.

National Campus Organizers play an essential role at the Feminist Majority Foundation. They are responsible for launching and maintaining pro-choice, feminist activist groups on campuses nationwide and working with student activists to implement campaigns as well as conducting leadership and issue-based training for student leaders.

This position requires at least 10 weeks of travel for work per academic year and regular communication with student groups and faculty on campuses. All eligible applicants must have a current and valid driver’s license, be proficient in social media, have excellent public speaking and writing skills, and enjoy networking and communicating with other people whether by telephone, text, email or while attending conferences and workshops.

National Campus Organizers will have the opportunity to:

  • Gain first-hand experience with a national grassroots feminist organization
  • Lead and shape national, pro-choice, civil rights and feminist campus campaigns
  • Serve as a lead grassroots organizer
  • Train the next generation of feminist leaders
  • Collaborate with other social justice organizations nationwide on key issues facing women

QUALIFICATIONS AND APPLICATION

Successful candidates will have prior leadership experience working on social justice issues, which includes but is not limited to having been involved in a feminist, environmentalist, racial justice, LGBT, and/or student government organization on their own campuses. In addition, great applicants will be able to demonstrate that they are self-starters with the endurance to work on long grassroots campaigns who are willing to adjust their schedules and/or time commitments to a project with short notice and enjoy work in a fast-paced environment.

The Feminist Majority Foundation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including people of color, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ individuals. We are especially encouraging people of color to apply.

Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter detailing their leadership experience and interest in feminist and pro-choice issues, writing sample, and three academic/professional references to campusteam@feminist.org with “National Campus Organizer” in the subject line. Only completed applications will be accepted. Due to the volume of applications, we may not be able to contact those who are not selected for the position. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, but we encourage applicants to reach out as soon as possible.

Internships (Spring / Fall / Summer)

The Feminist Majority Foundation works to achieve women’s social, political, and economic equality around the world; our interns are essential.

Interns perform a wide variety of responsibilities, including monitoring press conferences, research, web and social media outreach and writing, event and community organizing, public policy analysis, organizational networking, media relations, and monitoring Congressional hearings. Each intern works closely with a staff member in order to learn directly from hands on experience and to contribute to substantive projects. All who are interested are encouraged to apply.

Interns in our Washington, DC office have the opportunity to work in one or more of the following areas:

  • Choices Feminist Campus Leadership Program Work with FMF’s campus staff to launch pro-choice student groups on college campuses nationwide and conduct outreach to global women’s studies programs. Work on current campus initiatives including: Campaign to Expose Fake Clinics, Global Women’s and Reproductive Rights Campaign, Young Women’s Leadership Conferences, and our Gender Equity in Education Campaign.
  • Education Equity Program Work on new efforts to save Title IX, contribute to a national network to help educators increase gender equity, and develop new FMF gender equity materials.
  • Girls Learn International Work with FMF’s Girls Learn International program staff to launch GLI Chapters at high schools and middle schools in the U.S. and to identify new Partner Schools abroad. Conduct research and help develop new human rights based curriculum for the program.
  • Global Health and Rights Help research and mobilize a feminist constituency on US foreign policy including international family planning,violence against women, sweatshops, peace and the environment.
  • Government Relations Work closely with FMF’s Government relations director. Monitor congressional activity, research legislation, and attend committee meetings on the Hill.
  • Media Team Contribute stories to the Feminist Daily Newswire, research media contacts and strategy, and develop press materials.
  • National Clinic Access Project Be a part of the nation’s largest and oldest clinic defense team. Research and collect data on anti-abortion violence directed at health care workers and patients; monitor anti-abortion websites and literature.
  • Web & Communications Team Be a part of an award-winning web team. Plan, organize, and market FMF’s website; research potential partnerships with other websites, participate in online discussions of feminist topics; learn marketable skills in DreamWeaver and Fireworks, and contribute new content to FMF sites. No prior web experience necessary.

To apply, email your resume (including GPA), cover letter, and a writing sample of no more than 3 pages to internship@feminist.org. Interns are accepted for the following periods: Summer (June to August), Fall (September to December), and Spring (January to May). Please specify the internship area in which you would prefer to work in your application packet.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until the slots for each session are filled. You can call (703)522-2214 or 1-866-444-3652 with any questions.

West Coast

Jobs at Feminist Majority Foundation: Beverly Hills, CA

National Campus Organizers

The Feminist Majority Foundation (FMF) seeks highly motivated and passionate graduating seniors and recent college  graduates (1-3 years out of college) to serve as National Campus Organizers for our Choices Feminist Campus Leadership Program. Multiple positions are available in both our Washington, DC and Beverly Hills offices.

National Campus Organizers play an essential role at the Feminist Majority Foundation. They are responsible for launching and maintaining pro-choice, feminist activist groups on campuses nationwide and working with student activists to implement campaigns as well as conducting leadership and issue-based training for student leaders.

This position requires at least 10 weeks of travel for work per academic year and regular communication with student groups and faculty on campuses. All eligible applicants must have a current and valid driver’s license, be proficient in social media, have excellent public speaking and writing skills, and enjoy networking and communicating with other people whether by telephone, text, email or while attending conferences and workshops.

National Campus Organizers will have the opportunity to:

  • Gain first-hand experience with a national grassroots feminist organization
  • Lead and shape national, pro-choice, civil rights and feminist campus campaigns
  • Serve as a lead grassroots organizer
  • Train the next generation of feminist leaders
  • Collaborate with other social justice organizations nationwide on key issues facing women

QUALIFICATIONS AND APPLICATION

Successful candidates will have prior leadership experience working on social justice issues, which includes but is not limited to having been involved in a feminist, environmentalist, racial justice, LGBT, and/or student government organization on their own campuses. In addition, great applicants will be able to demonstrate that they are self-starters with the endurance to work on long grassroots campaigns who are willing to adjust their schedules and/or time commitments to a project with short notice and enjoy work in a fast-paced environment.

The Feminist Majority Foundation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including people of color, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ individuals. We are especially encouraging people of color to apply.

Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter detailing their leadership experience and interest in feminist and pro-choice issues, writing sample, and three academic/professional references to campusteam@feminist.org with “National Campus Organizer” in the subject line. Only completed applications will be accepted. Due to the volume of applications, we may not be able to contact those who are not selected for the position. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, but we encourage applicants to reach out as soon as possible.

Jobs at Ms. Magazine: Beverly Hills, CA

Ms. Editorial Internship

We’re looking for bright, energetic, resourceful people with excellent research and writing skills. For the print magazine, our interns help gather and fact-check information, work on specific office projects, and participate in creating the magazine’s National News section. For Ms. Online, interns fact-check and photo-research Ms. Blog posts, write several posts weekly, and curate outside content. This is a great opportunity to learn how the editorial side of a non-profit magazine operates — from the inception of an idea to the final printed product — and a great place to gain new feminist perspectives. We have fall, spring, summer, and winter internships; please specify your availability. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

To Apply:
E-mail a cover letter, resume, 2 journalistic writing samples, and 2 letters of recommendation or 2 references to:

Internship Coordinator
Ms./Feminist Majority Foundation
433 S. Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
phone: 310. 556.2500
fax: 310. 556.2509
e-mail: internships@msmagazine.com

Note: Intern applicants from outside the United States are welcome but if accepted, are responsible for obtaining the documentation necessary for their entry into the United States.

Ms./Feminist Majority Foundation Public Relations Internship

We’re looking for detail-oriented, outgoing people who are very comfortable doing phone outreach and enthusiastic about Ms. and feminism. Interns will help promote each issue of Ms. Duties include booking interviews for Ms. authors and editors, researching and compiling contacts from websites and electronic databases, coming up with timely promotional ideas, and creating press materials. Interns will also help with research projects for the Feminist Majority Foundation, and during the spring internship will be involved in organizing our annual global event. Event-planning experience is helpful. Microsoft Excel and internet research skills a necessity; Word, Filemaker, Access, and html a plus. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.