Research Support Ambassador
Organisation: GTA Black Women in Tech
Location: UK, Ireland, France or Germany
Type: Volunteer Position
The Research Support Ambassador plays a critical role in providing valuable information to support GTA Black Women in Tech initiatives. This includes identifying potential companies for the Germany tech tour and researching organisations offering grants, tech initiatives, and training programs for Black women transitioning into tech careers.
- Research Potential Companies for Germany Tech Tour:
- Conduct comprehensive research to identify companies in designated regions that align with the organisation’s mission and values.
- Provide detailed information on potential companies, including their industry relevance and commitment to diversity and inclusion.
- Identify Organisations Offering Grants or Training Programs:
- Research and compile a list of organisations that provide grants to support non-profit organisations
- Research and compile a list of organizations that provide g, training programs for individuals looking to transition into tech.
- Evaluate the quality and relevance of these programs to ensure they meet the needs of our community
- Provide Comprehensive Information for Decision Making:
- Present well-organised and detailed reports on potential companies and training organisations.
- Collaborate with the leadership team to analyse research findings and make informed decisions.
- Research Skills: Strong research skills with the ability to gather, analyse, and present information effectively.
- Industry Knowledge: Familiarity with the tech industry and an understanding of the key players, trends, and opportunities.
- Attention to Detail: Ability to provide comprehensive and accurate information to support decision-making.
- Communication: Effective communication skills to convey research findings clearly to the leadership team.
Commitment & requirements:
This volunteer position has a moderate time commitment, involving regional event attendance, monthly meetings, and collaboration with local ambassadors.
- Complete 1 research per quarter
- Attend, as a representative of GTA Black Women, 1 tech event every quarter to make new relevant connections to support our vision & mission. (GTA Head office can provide a list of key events to attend)
- 1 hour a month to meet your regional ambassador and team of ambassadors
- Ad-hoc support your team of ambassadors as necessary
- Opportunity to lead and contribute to the growth of GTA Black Women in Tech
- Recognition as an ambassador for the organisation.
- Exclusive invitation to our annual ambassador celebration event hosted in December
- Profile feature on our website
- Raise your personal brand profile
- Receive your ambassador package (Mug & T-shirt) upon completion of your commitment and requirements
- Get a copy of The Voices In The Shadow’s latest book volume during the festival
- Receive a VIP pass to access the festival for free
Interested candidates are invited to submit a 3-5 min video outlining their relevant experience and motivation for applying to firstname.lastname@example.org We look forward to receiving your video. Please upload your video on Google Drive and send us a link that the team can open without restrictions.