Available Volunteer Positions

Volunteering with SoACE is the perfect way to grow your network as well as your professional skill set.  As volunteer positions come available throughout the year, they will be posted on this page.  If you are interested in any of the opportunities below, please contact the individuals listed next to each position.  Thank you for your interest!

Communications & Marketing Volunteer Opportunities

Online Community Committee Chair: Serve as administrator for the SoACE Slack community. Work closely with committee members and Technology KG to coordinate education and awareness of Slack as a means of communication and collaboration for SoACE members. De facto member of the Technology KG. Position will report to Communications & Marketing Director on the SoACE Board and will be part of the Communications & Marketing leadership team, attending monthly meetings via teleconference. Online Community Educator and Online Community Marketer will report to the Online Community Committee Chair.

Online Community Educator: Coordinate and offer programming to share information with the association on the benefits of Slack and training on how to utilize it as a tool for communication and collaboration for the KGs and all members. Work with Slack administrator and Online Community Marketer to identify best practices, share success stories, and create excitement and awareness around the use of Slack. De facto member of the Technology KG.

Online Community Marketer: Work closely with Slack administrator and Online Community Educator, along with the social media committee, to identify hot topics and success stories on Slack and share out to members to encourage participation and increase Slack usage. De factor member of the Technology KG and the Social Media Committee.

If you are interested in any of these opportunities or have any questions, please contact Alicia Smyth: [email protected]

Diversity & Inclusion Volunteer Opportunities

Educational Initiatives: Provide programmatic and educational opportunities for the association in relation to issues, trends, and emerging concepts in relation to D&I for Career Services

Marketing & Communications Liaison: Provide opportunities to write and provide communication updates in relation to D&I topics.  Propose blog topics for the SoACE Connections Blog and submit or collect relevant D&I information for the newsletter and social media sites. Will serve as a de facto member of the Social Media Committee under Communications & Marketing.

Minority Serving Institutions: Develop and provide opportunities to connect and engage with career centers of MSI's.  Work to collaborate regarding recruitment, retention, and engagement of these populations.

If you are interested in any of these opportunities or have any questions, please contact Cheryl Hicks: [email protected].

Membership Volunteer Opportunities

Membership Liaison to Diversity & Inclusion: Act as a liaison between the Members Services and Diversity & Inclusion areas of the Board to strengthen the entire organization through integrating diverse perspectives and to ensure our membership services are inclusive. Individual in this role will participate in conference calls with the Minority-Serving Institutions (MSI) Committee and consult as needed with both the New Member Sub-Committee and Membership Application Sub-Committee (1-2 positions).

Membership Application Sub-Committee: Individuals in this role assist with membership applications and a renewal campaigns each spring. Group membership applications must be reviewed by a minimum of 2 individuals before being approved. Assist with review of content and format of membership applications (individual and group), and descriptions of membership categories (2 positions).

If you are interested in either of these opportunities or have any questions, please contact Elizabeth Boggs at: [email protected].

SoACE Knowledge Group (KG) Positions

The following SoACE Knowledge Groups are seeking members for leadership (Assistant Chairs) and committee involvement in the following areas:

Currently, no KG committee positions are available.