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Volunteer Web Wrangler needed to improve creative action toolbox

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Praised as “elegant and incendiary” by Naomi Klein, the Beautiful Trouble creative action toolbox is currently looking for a volunteer web wrangler to help take our site to the next level.

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Start date: ASAP

  • Stipend: pending next phase of funding
  • Hours: 10-15+ hours/week
  • Location: Anywhere there is Internet.

The Web Wrangler will take charge of updates to the Beautiful Trouble web site and be a key player in developing innovative ways to make the book content more navigable and expandable on the Web. (Check out our cool new experimental interface here.)

Your skills and experience:

  • Solid understanding of HTML and CSS and the Web
  • WordPress or similar blog/content management experience would be a huge asset
  • Preferably skilled with image editing tools like Photoshop or equivalent
  • Understanding of JavaScript would be a huge asset
  • Familiarity with Git and Github a big plus
  • Social media experience (whatever that means) a plus, but not required
  • Familiarity with (or willingness to learn) Salsa / Democracy in Action email management tool

To apply, please send an e-mail with your resume or equivalent, one writing sample and a short note about why you’d like to work on the project, to this address.