WISP Partnerships Lead

The Partnerships Lead will be responsible for strategy, planning and management of WISP’s existing and new relationships with industry, academic and non-profit partners (including conferences). They will oversee the day to day management of partner relationships, originating new partnerships with organizations, and align them with WISP’s mission.


  • Existing partnerships:

    • Manage operations and day-to-day needs of existing WISP partners, including routing specific requests to the appropriate team members (e.g., job board requests, speaker requests)

    • Actively reach out to existing partners to nurture relationships and increase engagement with WISP and WISP community

    • Create and build metrics around partner engagement

    New partnerships:

    • Originate new opportunities for WISP to partner with industry, academic, and non-profits in the security and privacy space that align with WISP’s mission and priorities

    • Actively seek input from the WISP Board regarding strategy and programming

Desired Skills and Interests

  • Self-starters, who can run with things but also not afraid to circle back to ask questions

  • Positive, fun, and collaborative

  • Attention to details

  • Desire to plan and execute

Volunteer benefits

  • Develop leadership skills as Partnerships Lead

  • Network with industry experts

  1. Be part of a strong community

  2. Meet a diverse range of amazing people

  3. Help make a difference in the day-to-day life of the organization

  4. Give back to the community by supporting women in security and privacy

Estimated Time Commitment

  • +/- 3 hours per week, depending on the volume of activity