Kiva Loan Review Team Leader

Organization
Kiva.org
Deadline for Applications
05/31/2016
Contact Information
reviewteam@kiva.org

Are you ready to take volunteering a step further? Apply your leadership skills and make direct impact with an award winning, technology-based non-profit.

Kiva’s Review and Translation Program is happy to announce that applications for the 2016-17 class of Volunteer Team Leaders are now open through May 31st 2016! Kiva relies on 400 volunteers to edit, translate, and review loan profiles posted to the Kiva website. These volunteers from all over the world have different backgrounds and professions but are united by their support and passion for Kiva’s mission. To keep our volunteers motivated and engaged, we rely on a cohort of Team Leaders who harness their teams’ skills and talents to help make a social impact.

At a Glance:
+ Lead and manage a team of up to 35 fellow volunteers
+ Remote, flexible schedule
+ 13 month term, including training starting August 2016
+ Apply by May 31, 2016

Responsibilities:
+ Harness the skills of Kiva’s dedicated volunteers through an innovative crowdsourcing model
+ Act as a first line of support for our editors and translators to keep Kiva’s processes efficient and sustainable
+ Help shape the future of the volunteer loan review program at Kiva

Qualifications:
+ Strong communicators who speak English at a native level
+ Can commit four to six hours a week for 13 months
+ Enjoys working collaboratively in a team environment

Preferred experience:
+ Managing volunteers
+ Working with or managing geographically distributed teams
+ Spanish, Russian, French, or Portuguese translation (not required, but a plus)

Top reasons our volunteers support Kiva:
+ Joining hands with Kiva’s mission to alleviate poverty through economic empowerment
+ Gaining professional experience in translation, leadership, and community management
+ Connecting with like-minded individuals

Useful Links:
+ Apply at https://www.kiva.org/rtp/teamleader/apply
+ Learn more about the Review and Translation Program at Kiva https://www.kiva.org/internvolunteers/reviewers
+ Check out our volunteers’ testimonials: https://www.kiva.org/internvolunteers/reviewers/testimonials

Thank you for reading and we look forward to you joining our community! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at reviewteam@kiva.org.