JOIN THE TEAM: Social Media Editor

All of our roles are virtual (remote) and 100% volunteer. You will be working with a diverse staff on a project started by two women of color and committed to intersectionality. View our mission here and our philosophy here.

Nonbinary folk, trans people, queer people, people with disabilities, and people of color are especially encouraged to apply, though applications are open to anyone.



  • Estimated time commitment: 4-6 hours a week
  • Post daily to Facebook and Twitter
  • Schedule Tweets regularly
  • Add to existing social media schedule
  • Participate in staff meetings
  • Communicate regularly with team on Slack (free remote instant messaging tool!)
  • Pay attention to issues facing marginalized groups and RT/boost
  • Be extremely passionate about justice for marginalized groups, highlighting marginalized voices, and continually learning about issues facing marginalized folks
  • Develop and moderate Twitter chats every 6 months alongside genre editors
  • Design basic graphics using Canva (templates already designed) for promo materials
  • Work alongside other Social Media Editor, who manages Tumblr and Instagram


  • Promotion of your work on The Fem channels
  • Gain connections and network with other writers with similar values
  • Lots of love and appreciation
  • Room to challenge and improve the poetry section of a forward-thinking, progressive, and growing publication
  • Flexibility, as we are all volunteers
  • Structure, as we are dedicated volunteers with a solid plan to support our dream

Send the following to with SOCIAL MEDIA EDITOR APP in the subject line:

  • a resume
  • a brief description of why you’re interested in working with us
  • an explanation of background in social media management
  • any identities you feel comfortable sharing with us

PS: Be yourself! It’s okay if you’ve never run a social media account. Let us know why you want this position, and tell us how it fits your career and personal goals.


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