Volunteer as a Contributing Editor: Help Tell a Wonderful Story

Jesus' Economy is looking for skilled editors willing to donate their time to developing content for JesusEconomy.org. Together, we will inspire people to join the movement of Jesus' Economy. We will tell the stories of fair trade artisans overcoming extreme poverty. We will tell stories of clean water transforming villages and the gospel reaching people who have never heard Jesus' name. Together we will create jobs and churches in the developing world through quality editorial.

Ideal candidate:

  • Is succinct
  • Is an expert in story telling
  • Obsesses over grammar
  • Has a strong understanding of the Chicago Manual of Style
  • Is passionate about the principles behind Jesus' Economy
  • Believes that solid editorial is critical to solving global poverty
  • Believes that content can transform lives

Nice to have:

  • Editorial certificate
  • Biblical or theological education
  • Professional editorial experience
  • Marketing experience
  • Content management system experience
  • Basic HTML knowledge
  • A tattered copy of On Writing Well

Responsibilities may include:

  • Developing content for the "Jesus' Economy in Action" blog
  • Creating product copy and artisan bios for the Jesus' Economy Fair Trade Shop
  • Developing the Jesus' Economy Annual Report and Vision Documents
  • Improving JesusEconomy.org pages and microsites
  • Editing book projects on missional living and alleviating poverty that help fund the organization

Volunteer remotely. This is a remote position; our entire team works remotely. You can make the world a better place from behind your computer. The average volunteer staff member gives four to eight hours per week to Jesus' Economy. We invest seriously in the personal and career development of each member of our team.

About our editorial team. Our CEO is the Editor of Faithlife Study Bible and Lexham Bible Dictionary, and the author or editor of over 30 books. He formerly served as the founding Publisher of Lexham Press and as the editor-in-chief of the 100,000-circulation Bible Study Magazine, a publication he launched. Our team also includes a Syracuse University graduate in Newspaper and Online Journalism. You will be joining leaders in their field who edit for Jesus' Economy because they want to make the world a better place. Jesus' Economy is an all-volunteer team, including our executives.

About our organization. Jesus' Economy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity dedicated to creating jobs and churches in the developing world. We empower developing world leaders to renew their communities, both spiritually and physically. In each community, we offer church grants, microloans, and meet basic needs. 100% goes to the developing world. To fuel the movement and job creation, we also provide an online Fair Trade Shop.

Interested in this opportunity? Drop us a line below or email us at info@jesuseconomy.org.