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Global Goals Director - Volunteer

United Nations Association Greater Chicago Chapter


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
Weekdays
A few hours per month

This is an unpaid volunteer position only; Applications close Nov 9th 2020.

The Global Goals Director is essential for managing our Global Goals Ambassadors program and coordinating a suite of events, lectures, panel discussions, simulations, networking events, and other interactive programming related to the Global Goals. Its primary objective is to work with our Board of Directors to cultivate an informed membership base that is apprised of current UN work as it relates to the Global Goals and how the chapter aligns its programs to connect these initiatives at a local level. It is UNA-Chicago’s belief that equipping membership with the instructional tools, resources, and connections to become more knowledgeable about the UN’s goals and priorities helps foster collective engagement, awareness, and impact. From this, UNA-Chicago intends for the Global Goals program area to serve as a trajectory into mobilized action via the organization’s Advocacy platform.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Works with board members & Global Goals Ambassadors program to coordinate and plan a comprehensive programming calendar for 2021
  • Managing all 17-34 Global Goals Ambassadors
  • Serving as liaison between ambassadors and the UNA-Chicago board
  • Ensures all Ambassador’s programming is aligned with UNA-Chicago’s organizational strategy; that all proposed programs are cohesive in nature and event proposals are timely, organized, and incorporate an educational or advocacy-related element
  • Works with appropriate Board of Directors to strategically celebrate and emphasize UNA-Chicago via international and national holidays or days of celebration 
  • Works with the Executive Committee to assist with underwriting logistics of events
  • Submits weekly updates as necessary and appropriate
  • Submits a timely and complete Education Committee Report prior to each board meeting

This is an unpaid volunteer position only; Applications close Nov 9th 2020.

The Global Goals Director is essential for managing our Global Goals Ambassadors program and coordinating a suite of events, lectures, panel discussions…

Details at a glance

  • Virtual Opportunity
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Chicago, IL

How to Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter to apply. Also, please complete this Google form linked below. All applications must be submitted by November 9, 2020. https://forms.gle/qwMzqZoNdwEUQbee9

Elections will be held in December and the term starts January 1, 2021. 

Please submit a resume and cover letter to apply. Also, please complete this Google form linked below. All applications must be submitted by November 9, 2020. https://forms.gle…

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