People & Culture Recruitment Strategist (Volunteer Position)

WhoWhatWhy - New York, NY

Part-timeEstimated: $44,000 - $63,000 a year
  • Note: the following is a volunteer, unpaid, part time position requiring consistent hours and a long term commitment. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are only looking for paid work.*
If you excel at understanding which job candidates are right for specific organizations, WhoWhatWhy would love to hear from you. We're a nonprofit news organization dedicated to searching for the truth, for the greater good. And we need someone to help us strategize about filling our open roles and choosing the right people to help achieve our goals.

Who We Are

We are a remarkable news organization and community that is making a difference, setting a new standard, and innovating on every front. A nonprofit that accepts no advertising, WhoWhatWhy is staffed largely with skilled volunteers dedicated to elevating public awareness and fostering a more vigorous democracy.


You will work remotely and on your own schedule, though we require a minimum commitment of 5-8 hours a week. Because our staff is spread throughout the world, we communicate mostly through email. All staff are required to respond to emails on a daily basis.

To Apply

Send a detailed, customized cover letter and resume that explains your understanding of the WhoWhatWhy mission and why you're right for our organization. You must confirm and accept the voluntary aspect of this role.


Monitor the quality and quantity of ad respondents
Come up with alternative strategies that improve the response.
Strategies might include: specialized ad posting venues, trying alternative location postings, and improving ad copy.

2+ years of experience in a similar role
Experience in overseeing recruiting strategy for a company or non-profit.
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to work in a fast- paced environment
Proven ability to work cross-functionally
Ability to work in fully remote environment