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Volunteer Opportunities with WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society

For attorneys who are interested in providing pro bono legal services and join our network, please send us a letter of interest along with your resume (MSWord or PDF) to our Legal Director. We will contact you to set up a time to discuss your participation in our programs and services and your areas of interest.

We are currently seeking volunteers for the following positions:

Co Editor, Journal of the WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society

Dynamic self-motivated individual; strong organizational skills; ability to set and meet deadlines; ability to work in a team environment. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Must have a technical skills working with Microsoft Office, Adobe Professional, and online publications. Editing experience in publishing or journalism with the ability to edit articles for content, grammar, and style and to work with contributing authors to ensure content meets high editorial standards. Experience with Bluebook reference formatting particularly helpful. Experience in selecting research articles for a high-quality publication that addresses the diverse interest of the readership.

Field Study Coordinator

Responsible for preparing and advising on field research feasibility plan. Strong knowledge and understanding of coordinating field study research; strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to work in a team environment, communicate with government agencies, and other NGOs. Degree and experience in wildlife biology preferred.

Grant Writers/Advisors

Responsible for writing proposals for both unrestricted operating revenue and restricted projects. Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals. Strong editing skills and attention to detail. Ability to set and meet deadlines. Knowledge of fundraising information sources. Experience with proposal writing and institutional donors. Knowledge of basic fundraising techniques and strategies. Knowledge and familiarity with research techniques for fundraising prospect research. Strong contributor in team environments.

Research Assistants

Self-motivated and a high level of responsibility to complete tasks in a timely manner and make significant progress without direct supervision. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Developed research skills. Ability to learn new software and research techniques as needed. Strong computer skills especially with Microsoft Office, internet, and electronic media. Handle confidential and sensitive data with integrity. Prepare data and information for projects using the appropriate software. Assist in conducting research including data collection and compilation.

Social Media Intern & Mobile App Designer

Strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media websites. Contribute to website maintenance. Monitor and post on blogs, forums, and social networks. Online outreach and promotion using Facebook, Instagram, Issuu, LinkedIn and Twitter. Website and social media optimization. Facilitate and design new mobile app.

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If you would like to be considered for one of our open volunteer positions, please send us a letter of interest, your professional and educational experience related to the position, time availability, and resume (MSWord or PDF) to our Volunteer Director. We will contact you to set up a time to discuss the position, your experience and time requirements.

Questions regarding volunteer opportunities with WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society may be sent to our Volunteer Director.

Don’t see any volunteer opportunities that pique your interest but would still like to be involved with WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society? Join our Pride!

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Thank you for your interest in WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society. Our programs and services are made possible by the generous support of our contributors and volunteers and help us to ensure a wild future for all wildcats.