WISP Chapter Lead

WISP is looking for a WISP Chapter Lead(s) in a metropolitan area(s) in the United States.  This person will oversee the chapter strategy, operations, budget, events, and other initiatives from start to finish and ensure that the chapter is successfully carrying out its duties.

The WISP Chapter Lead will ensure that key WISP partnerships and events are executed smoothly and work with the Leadership Board to brainstorm, plan, and execute WISP priorities at a local level.

 Responsibilities

  • With support from the Leadership Board, build and maintain a new WISP chapter
  • Recruit, motivate, and lead volunteers to support WISP brand and initiatives in the local community
  • Lead and own WISP chapter strategy from start to finish -
  • Build and maintain WISP chapter budget
  • Maintain awareness of WISP global goals and accomplishments
  • Work with the Leadership Board on WISP overall priorities
  • Advise the Leadership Board on WISP local chapter strategies
  • Report to the Leadership Board

 Volunteer benefits

  • Develop new skills
  • Be part of a strong community
  • Meet a diverse range of amazing people
  • Help make a difference in the day-to-day life of the organization
  • Give back to the community by supporting women in security and privacy

 Desired Skills and Interests

  • Has experience or strong interest in building new products or opening a new office
  • Ready to take and lead taking big initiatives
  • Highly organized and able to able to manage multiple priorities in an environment of change
  • Demonstrated interested in advancing women in security and privacy
  • Honesty, integrity, strong team orientation, and respect for others
  • Confident but able “to park their ego at the door”
  • Having an entrepreneurial spirit and drive to lead WISP brand to the next level

 Term

  • Minimum 1-year commitment

 Estimated time commitment

  • Participation in monthly meetings and/or conference calls
  • Estimated time commitment: 15-17 hours/month depending on the needs
  • Attending WISP events

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send an email Elena at [email protected]. Please include your bio and 3-5 sentences describing yourself, why you want to be involved, and how you could contribute. Also, please include a link to your LinkedIn profile.