VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

As a Volunteer SEO Specialist, you will play a crucial role in improving the online visibility and organic search performance of our organization's website www.walkinginstepwithgod.org. You will utilize your expertise in search engine optimization (SEO) to implement strategies that increase our website's ranking on search engine results pages (SERPs) and drive targeted traffic to our online platforms. This volunteer position offers a unique opportunity to contribute your skills and make a positive impact in a nonprofit or community-based organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct keyword research and analysis to identify target keywords and phrases relevant to the organization's mission, goals, and content.
  • Develop and implement on-page optimization strategies, including optimizing meta tags, headings, URLs, and content structure, to improve website visibility and search engine ranking.
  • Perform technical SEO audits to identify and address any website issues that may impact search engine crawling, indexing, or ranking.
  • Collaborate with content creators to optimize website content, ensuring it aligns with SEO best practices, incorporates target keywords, and offers a positive user experience.
  • Create and manage off-page optimization strategies, including link building campaigns, to improve the website's authority and increase organic traffic.
  • Monitor and analyze website performance using SEO tools and platforms, such as Google Analytics and Google Search Console, to track keyword rankings, organic traffic, and other relevant metrics.
  • Stay up to date with the latest trends, algorithms, and best practices in SEO and search engine marketing (SEM) to ensure the organization's strategies align with industry standards.
  • Provide recommendations and insights to the organization's marketing team or stakeholders regarding SEO opportunities, content improvements, and website optimizations.
  • Assist in the creation of reports and presentations to communicate SEO performance and the impact of optimization efforts to stakeholders.

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in implementing SEO strategies and improving search engine rankings.
  • Strong understanding of SEO principles, search engine algorithms, and best practices.
  • Familiarity with SEO tools and platforms, such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Moz, SEMrush, or similar.
  • Knowledge of keyword research and analysis techniques.
  • Experience with on-page and off-page optimization strategies.
  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, and website development.
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to interpret data to drive actionable insights.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently, as well as part of a team.
  • Passion for the organization's mission and a desire to contribute your skills to a nonprofit or community-based organization.

Note: This is a volunteer position, and compensation will be provided in the form of experience, professional development opportunities, and the satisfaction of supporting a worthwhile cause.

As a Volunteer SEO Specialist, you will play a crucial role in improving the online visibility and organic search performance of our organization’s website www.walkinginstepwithgod.org. You will...View more

We are seeking a passionate and talented Copywriter to join our non-profit organization as a volunteer. As a Copywriter, you will play a crucial role in creating compelling and persuasive written content that effectively communicates our mission, values, and initiatives to our target audience. Your words will have the power to inspire, engage, and mobilize individuals to support our cause. This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled writer who wants to make a positive impact through their work.

Responsibilities:

  • Content Creation: Develop engaging, persuasive, and informative copy for various use cases, including website content, social media posts, blog articles, video and voice-over scripts, press releases, email newsletters, fundraising campaigns, and marketing materials.
  • Storytelling: Craft compelling narratives that effectively convey the impact of our organization's programs and services, highlighting success stories and testimonials.
  • Brand Voice: Ensure consistency in tone, style, and messaging across all communications to maintain strong brand identity and enhance recognition.
  • Research: Conduct thorough research on relevant topics, including social issues, industry trends, and target audience preferences, to create accurate and up-to-date content.
  • Collaborative Approach: Collaborate with other team members, including designers, marketers, and social media managers, to ensure cohesive messaging and alignment across different channels.
  • Proofreading and Editing: Review and edit existing content for grammar, punctuation, clarity, and adherence to our brand guidelines.
  • Optimization: Utilize SEO techniques and keywords to improve the visibility and searchability of our online content.
  • Adherence to Guidelines: Ensure all content complies with legal and ethical standards, including copyright laws and data protection regulations.

Qualifications:

  • Exceptional writing skills with a keen eye for detail and a strong command of grammar and punctuation.
  • Previous experience in copywriting, content creation, or a related field is preferred but not required.
  • A passion for storytelling and the ability to create emotionally impactful narratives.
  • Excellent research skills to gather accurate information and data for content creation.
  • Familiarity with SEO best practices and the ability to incorporate keywords effectively.
  • Creativity and the ability to think outside the box, offering innovative ideas and solutions.
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize tasks and manage time effectively.
  • Proficiency in using digital tools and platforms for content creation and management.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Commitment to our organization's mission and values.

Please note that this is a volunteer position, and while we cannot provide monetary compensation, we offer an opportunity to contribute to a meaningful cause, gain valuable experience, and make a difference in the community.

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As an Intercessory Prayer Volunteer, you will play a vital role in supporting our organization's mission and serving the needs of our community through the power of prayer. You will join a dedicated team of individuals who are committed to interceding on behalf of others and seeking God's intervention in their lives. Your prayers will provide spiritual support, comfort, and hope to those in need, making a positive impact on their lives and our organization as a whole.

Responsibilities:

  • Engage in Intercessory Prayer: Dedicate time to engage in intercessory prayer on behalf of individuals, groups, specific situations, or broader needs identified by the organization or brought to your attention. Most prayer requests will be derived from our prayer wall at www.walkinginstepwithgod.org/prayer. This may involve praying for physical healing, emotional well-being, guidance, provision, reconciliation, and other specific requests.
  • Maintain Confidentiality: Respect the privacy and confidentiality of prayer requests and personal information shared by individuals seeking prayer. Adhere to the organization's guidelines for handling sensitive information and ensure that privacy is maintained at all times.

Requirements:

  • Passion for prayer and a deep commitment to serving others through intercessory prayer.
  • Strong belief in the power of prayer and faith in God's ability to answer prayers.
  • Respect for diverse spiritual backgrounds and a willingness to pray for individuals from various faith traditions or belief systems.
  • Excellent listening skills and the ability to empathize with others.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive information with utmost care.
  • Reliability and commitment to fulfilling assigned prayer requests promptly and consistently.
  • Availability to attend team meetings or gatherings as required.
  • Respect for the organization's values and mission.

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of others through prayer.
  • Spiritual growth and personal development as you deepen your understanding of intercessory prayer.
  • Connection with a supportive and compassionate community of fellow volunteers.
  • Flexibility in choosing the time and place for prayer, allowing you to volunteer from your preferred location.
  • Recognition and appreciation for your valuable contributions to the organization's mission.

Please note that this is a volunteer position that operates remotely, and compensation will not be provided. The expected time commitment is approximately 1 hour per week or less, but we are flexible and can accommodate your availability. We greatly value your contribution and commitment to our cause, and we will provide any necessary support and guidance throughout your volunteer experience.

As an Intercessory Prayer Volunteer, you will play a vital role in supporting our organization’s mission and serving the needs of our community through the power of prayer. You will join a dedic...View more

As a Social Media Community Manager Volunteer, you will play a crucial role in fostering and maintaining a positive and engaging online community centered around our mission and values. You will act as a representative of Walking in Step with God Ministries on various social media platforms, promoting meaningful interactions, providing support, and answering questions concerning the ministry.

Responsibilities:

  • Engage and Interact: Actively participate in Waking in Step with God's social media channels, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube. Respond to comments, messages, and mentions, fostering a sense of community and building meaningful connections with followers.
  • Support Online Discussions: Initiate and facilitate discussions on topics related to Waking in Step with God’s social media posts, encouraging followers to share their thoughts, experiences, and fellowship. Foster an inclusive and respectful environment where participants feel comfortable expressing themselves.
  • Monitor and Moderate: Regularly monitor the social media channels for any inappropriate or offensive content, spam, or abusive behavior. Take necessary actions to remove or report such content, while maintaining a fair and unbiased approach to community moderation.
  • Provide Information and Support: Respond to inquiries from community members seeking information about Waking in Step with God, its activities, events, or resources. Offer guidance and support when appropriate, or direct them to the relevant resources or individuals within the organization.
  • Promote Events and Initiatives: Assist in promoting Waking in Step with God events, fundraisers, campaigns, and other initiatives through social media channels. Encourage community members to participate and share these opportunities with their networks.
  • Brand Advocacy: Act as a brand ambassador for the organization, representing its mission, values, and initiatives in a positive and professional manner. Promote the organization's achievements, events, and milestones to build awareness and support.
  • Collaborate with Team Members: Work closely with the Waking in Step with God's social media team or coordinators to align messaging, share insights, and contribute ideas for improving community engagement. Actively participate in team meetings, brainstorming sessions, or training programs as required.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in using various social media platforms.
  • Ability to engage and interact with individuals of diverse backgrounds and beliefs in a respectful and inclusive manner.
  • Experience in community management, social media marketing, or related fields is a plus but not required.
  • Ability to work independently, demonstrate initiative, and manage time effectively.
  • High level of integrity, trustworthiness, and confidentiality.

Please note that this is a volunteer position that operates remotely, and compensation will not be provided. The expected time commitment is approximately 3-5 hours per week, but we are flexible and can accommodate your availability.  We greatly value your contribution and commitment to our cause, and we will provide any necessary support and guidance throughout your volunteer experience.

As a Social Media Community Manager Volunteer, you will play a crucial role in fostering and maintaining a positive and engaging online community centered around our mission and values. You will act a...View more

We are seeking a skilled and passionate individual to join our organization as a volunteer video and/or podcast editor. As part of our team, you will be responsible for editing and enhancing video and/or audio content for our video projects and/or podcast episodes. Your expertise will play a vital role in ensuring the quality and professionalism of our multimedia productions. This is a remote volunteer position, and you will collaborate with our content creators and producers to deliver engaging and visually appealing material.

Our ministry currently produces 1 podcast and video approximately 15-25 minutes in length and one 60 second ‘short’ per week. Visit: https://walkinginstepwithgod.org/messages/ and select any message to review examples of video and podcast content.

Responsibilities:

Video Editing:

  • Edit raw video footage to create engaging and impactful video content.
  • Trim and rearrange video clips to maintain a coherent storyline or message.
  • Add and synchronize audio, music, sound effects, and visual effects as necessary.
  • Enhance video quality, adjust colors, and ensure visual consistency.
  • Incorporate graphics, text overlays, and animations when required.
  • Ensure proper formatting and compression for various platforms and devices.
  • Collaborate with content creators to understand the desired narrative and style.

Audio Editing:

  • Edit and clean audio recordings, removing background noise, clicks, and pops.
  • Enhance the audio quality, ensuring clarity and consistent volume levels.
  • Add intros, outros, and transitions to podcast episodes.
  • Incorporate music and sound effects to enhance the overall listening experience.
  • Apply equalization, compression, and other audio effects as needed.

Organization and File Management:

  • Organize and maintain an efficient file structure for all video and audio assets.
  • Ensure proper labeling and version control to streamline the editing process.
  • Collaborate with team members to manage project timelines and deadlines.

Collaboration and Communication:

  • Work closely with content creators, producers, and other team members.
  • Attend virtual meetings or communicate regularly to discuss project requirements.
  • Incorporate feedback and make revisions in a timely manner.
  • Provide creative input and suggest improvements to enhance the final product.


Qualifications:

  • Proficient experience in video editing software (e.g., Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, etc.).
  • Familiarity with audio editing software (e.g., Adobe Audition, Audacity, etc.).
  • Strong creative and storytelling skills.
  • Attention to detail and ability to maintain visual and audio consistency.
  • Ability to work independently and meet project deadlines.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Access to the necessary equipment and software for remote editing.
  • A portfolio or samples of previous video and audio editing work is preferred but not required.

Benefits:

  • The opportunity to contribute to meaningful multimedia content.
  • Gain experience in video and audio editing.
  • Enhance your skills in storytelling, visual design, and content production.
  • Collaborate with a diverse and passionate team of content creators.
  • Expand your professional network and make valuable connections.
  • A letter of recommendation or a reference upon successful completion of the volunteer role.

Please note that this is a volunteer position that operates remotely, and compensation will not be provided. The expected time commitment is approximately 1-3 hours per week, but we are flexible and can accommodate your availability.  We greatly value your contribution and commitment to our cause, and we will provide any necessary support and guidance throughout your volunteer experience.

We are seeking a skilled and passionate individual to join our organization as a volunteer video and/or podcast editor. As part of our team, you will be responsible for editing and enhancing video and...View more