Join Our Team


We are currently seeking highly skilled and motivated individuals to join our Social Media Team. Our team is made up of an amazing group of women who are dedicated to increasing the representation of black women in the technology industry. We believe that diversity and representation are crucial for the success of our industry, and we are committed to making a positive impact in this area.We have several open positions for Graphic Designers, Content Creators, and Copywriters and Social media managers.
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Content Creator Position (Volunteer)

Overview:

Are you a creative and talented content creator with a passion for social media and a desire to make a difference? BGIT is seeking a volunteer content creator to join our team and help us create engaging and compelling content for our social media channels. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and hone your skills in a collaborative and supportive environment.


Responsibilities:

- Collaborate with  a multidisciplinary team team to develop and execute content strategies for TikTok, Twitter, and Instagram
- Create high-quality, visually appealing content that aligns with brand guidelines and effectively communicates messagesEngage with followers and create a positive and interactive social media presence
- Monitor and analyse social media metrics to track the performance of content and identify opportunities for improvementParticipate in team meetings and contribute to the development of creative ideas and solutions
- Manage multiple projects concurrently and meet deadlines
- Contribute to the wider team and other projects

Requirements:

- Experience creating content for social media platforms, particularly TikTok, Twitter, and Instagram
- Proficiency in design software such as CapCut, Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign), Canva and other tools
- Strong portfolio of content creation workExcellent communication and collaboration skills
- Attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlinesStrong organisational and time management skills

Benefits:

Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team of black women

-Chance to develop and showcase your skills and portfolio
-Networking and professional development opportunities
-Access to BGIT partners and priority on new initiatives and opportunities
- Access to resources and events for personal and professional development
- Be a part of a supportive and dynamic community
- Flexible schedule
-Contribute to our mission of supporting more black women i

Graphic Designer Position (Volunteer)

Are you a creative and talented graphic designer looking to make a difference and gain valuable experience? BGIT is seeking a volunteer graphic designer to join our team and help us create visually stunning materials that communicate our mission and values. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and hone your skills in a collaborative and supportive environment.

Responsibilities:

- Work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team to develop and execute design concepts for a range of materials, including social media graphics, infographics, marketing materials, and presentations
- Create high-quality, visually appealing designs and effectively communicate messages
- Participate in team meetings and contribute to the development of creative ideas and solutions
- Manage multiple projects concurrently and meet deadlines
- Contribute to the wider team and other projects

Requirements:

- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign), Figma and other design software
- Strong portfolio of design work
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills
- Great attention to detailStrong organisational and time management skills


Benefits:

- Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team of black women
- Chance to develop and showcase your skills and portfolio
- Networking and professional development opportunities
- Access to BGIT partners and priority on new initiatives and opportunities
- Access to resources and events for personal and professional development
- Be a part of a supportive and dynamic community
- Flexible schedule
- Contribute to our mission of supporting more black women in tech
-Make a positive impact on our community

Copy Writer Position (Volunteer)

BGIT is seeking a talented and passionate copywriter to join our team on a voluntary basis. In this role, you will have the opportunity to use your writing skills to support and uplift the black tech community. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and hone your skills in a collaborative and supportive environment.

Responsibilities:

- Write and edit clear, concise, and engaging copy for a variety of platforms, including social media - Twitter specifically would be beneficial, newsletters, and website content
- Collaborate with team members to develop and implement effective writing strategies
- Contribute to the BGIT tone of voice development and implementation
- Adapt to changing needs and take on new tasks as needed

Requirements:

-Strong writing and editing skills
-Ability to produce high-quality content for various platforms
-Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment
- Adaptability and willingness to take on new tasks

Benefits:

- Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team of black women
- Chance to develop and showcase your skills and portfolio
- Networking and professional development opportunities
- Access to BGIT partners and priority on new initiatives and opportunities
- Access to resources and events for personal and professional development
- Be a part of a supportive and dynamic community
- Flexible schedule
- Contribute to our mission of supporting more black women in tech
- Make a positive impact on our community

Social Media Manager (Volunteer)

Are you a creative and passionate social media manager with a desire to make a difference? BGIT is seeking a volunteer social media manager to join our team and help create, implement and manage the organisation’s social media strategy, as well as developing and executing on social media campaigns. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and hone your skills in a collaborative and supportive environment.

Responsibilities:

- Develop and implement the organisation's social media strategy
- Manage and grow the organisation's social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok etc.)
- Create and curate engaging and brand-aligned social media content
- Create and execute social media campaigns
- Monitor and report on social media analytics and insights
- Collaborate with team members to develop and execute social media content and campaigns
- Optimise content to further encourage community interaction and engagement
- Stay up-to-date on new and emerging social media platforms and trends

Requirements:

- Experience with social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok
- Experience in creating and executing social media campaigns
- Strong understanding of social media metrics and analyticsExcellent writing and editing skills
- Strong project management skills
- Strong interest in technology and understanding of the technology industry
-Proficiency in design software such as CapCut, Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign), Canva and other tools

Benefits:

- Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team of black women
- Chance to develop and showcase your skills and portfolio
- Networking and professional development opportunities
- Access to BGIT partners and priority on new initiatives and opportunities
- Access to resources and events for personal and professional development
- Be a part of a supportive and dynamic community
- Flexible schedule
- Contribute to our mission of supporting more black women in tech
- Make a positive impact on our community