Publications-Web Articles Workgroup Job Descriptions

Web Articles Team Member

a. Job Responsibilities:

  • Suggests article topics for the website
  • Edits and revises submitted articles on Google Docs
  • Collaborates on writing articles on Google Docs
  • Maintains communication with the Committee

b. Job Requirements:

  • Breastfeeding USA member in good standing and an Accredited Breastfeeding Counselor or National Volunteer (volunteer orientation required) with six months experience
  • Clear communication skills
  • Critiques objectively and gently the writing of others
  • Comfortable with receiving and using feedback about her own writing and content
  • Internet access
  • Excellent command of the written English language
  • Excellent command of proper grammar and punctuation
  • Able to decipher evidence-based information, and use it to author new bodies of work
  • Able to author unbiased, well researched, evidence-based articles with accurate breastfeeding information
  • Previous experience authoring breastfeeding articles, advanced comprehension of the principals of lactation
  • Able to cite references using APA style

c. Estimated Time Commitment:

  • 7-15 hours per week (variable)

Web Articles Manager

a. Job Responsibilities:

  • Collects articles from authors
  • Organizes topic suggestions from Team Members on relevant breastfeeding issues, and prioritizes the articles needed
  • Maintains a record of articles needed, drafts on Google Docs, and finsihed articles that are published to the website
  • Posts articles to the Team Members for review
  • Communicates with authors regarding articles submitted and suggested revisions
  • Decides when an article is ready for publication
  • Publishes articles to the website
  • Notifies the Website and Web Articles Committees when an article has been posted, a few days before linking it to the website

b. Job Requirements:

  • Superior interpersonal communication skills
  • Access to and ability to use Google Docs
  • Ability to decipher evidence-based information, and ability to use evidence-based information to guide new bodies of work
  • Able to create and format web pages using html code

c. Estimated Time Commitment:

  • 10-15 hours per week

Web Articles Writer

a. Job Responsibilities:

  • Authors and submits evidence-based articles on topics suggested by Team Members
  • Communicates with the Web Articles Manager regarding revisions to the articles

b. Job Requirements:

  • Clear communication skills
  • Comfortable with receiving and using feedback about her own writing and content
  • Able to write articles to be read by pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, explaining information to be understood by someone not familiar with principals of lactation

c. Estimated Time Commitment:

  • 7-15 hours per week (variable/self-paced)

Location

Fire House
123 Fire House Rd
Boise , ID
United States
43° 37' 7.356" N, 116° 12' 52.5852" W
Idaho US