Join the Squad!

Join the Squad!

Become part of a dynamic publication that is rewriting the narrative on the Black Muslim experience in The United States.

Available Opportunities

 

Become a critical member of Sapelo Square! We are currently seeking co-editors for our Religion, Arts & Culture, History and Politics sections, as well as operations personnel.  

Content Management
Religion Co-Editor
Work alongside other current section editors to manage, edit, produce, and publish content for our Religion section.

In this role, you will:

  • Identify and recruit potential contributors.
  • Provide guidance to contributors throughout the writing and submission process.
  • Produce content as needed, which may include writing, collecting and editing raw content and media.
  • Create quarterly content calendar.
  • Meet scheduled submission deadlines.
  • Communicate with Managing Editor regarding submission process.
  • Uphold the mission and values of Sapelo Square by being inclusive of the dynamic and diverse Black Muslim voices in the United States.
  • Attend monthly (virtual) Sapelo Squad meetings.
  • Have the opportunity to educate the broader public about Black Muslims in The United States and challenge the marginalization and invisibility of this critical community. 

     

    Interested? Submit for consideration today!

Click Here to apply

Politics Co-Editor
Work alongside other current section editors to manage, edit, produce, and publish content for our Politics section.

In this role, you will:

  • Identify and recruit potential contributors.
  • Provide guidance to contributors throughout the writing and submission process.
  • Produce content as needed, which may include writing, collecting and editing raw content and media.
  • Create quarterly content calendar.
  • Meet scheduled submission deadlines.
  • Communicate with Managing Editor regarding submission process.
  • Uphold the mission and values of Sapelo Square by being inclusive of the dynamic and diverse Black Muslim voices in the United States.
  • Attend monthly (virtual) Sapelo Squad meetings.
  • Have the opportunity to educate the broader public about Black Muslims in The United States and challenge the marginalization and invisibility of this critical community.

Interested? Submit for consideration today!

Click Here to apply

History Co-Editor
Work alongside other current section editors to manage, edit, produce, and publish content for our History section.

In this role, you will:

  • Identify and recruit potential contributors.
  • Provide guidance to contributors throughout the writing and submission process.
  • Produce content as needed, which may include writing, collecting and editing raw content and media.
  • Create quarterly content calendar.
  • Meet scheduled submission deadlines.
  • Communicate with Managing Editor regarding submission process.
  • Uphold the mission and values of Sapelo Square by being inclusive of the dynamic and diverse Black Muslim voices in the United States.
  • Attend monthly (virtual) Sapelo Squad meetings.
  • Have the opportunity to educate the broader public about Black Muslims in The United States and challenge the marginalization and invisibility of this critical community.

Interested? Submit for consideration today!

Click Here to apply

Arts & Culture Co-Editor
Work alongside other current section editors to manage, edit, produce, and publish content for our Arts & Culture section.

In this role, you will:

  • Identify and recruit potential contributors.
  • Provide guidance to contributors throughout the writing and submission process.
  • Produce content as needed, which may include writing, collecting and editing raw content and media.
  • Create quarterly content calendar.
  • Meet scheduled submission deadlines.
  • Communicate with Managing Editor regarding submission process.
  • Uphold the mission and values of Sapelo Square by being inclusive of the dynamic and diverse Black Muslim voices in the United States.
  • Attend monthly (virtual) Sapelo Squad meetings.
  • Have the opportunity to educate the broader public about Black Muslims in The United States and challenge the marginalization and invisibility of this critical community.Interested? Submit for consideration today!

Click Here to apply

operations
Social Media Producer

Responsibilities:

  1. Promote content weekly using a social media calendar
  2. Create on-brand social media copy
  3. Collect and edit raw content and produce media
  4. Contribute to and write for the blog as needed
  5. Participate in monthly virtual Squad meetings
  6. Attend monthly Squad meetings (virtual)

Full Job Description

internships
Content Section Editor Internship
Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in developing monthly editorial content for the site
  2. Conduct content research
  3. Conduct research interviews
  4. Assist in developing editorial calendar
  5. Assist in soliciting content
  6. Fact-Checking
  7. Photo Sourcing/resizing/Photoshop/photography/production
  8. Editing/writing
  9. Attend monthly Squad meetings (virtual)
Social Media Internship

Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in developing weekly social media posts
  2. Assist in tracking social media engagement
  3. Assist in increasing social media engagement
  4. Photo Sourcing, resizing, Photoshop, photography, and production
  5. Editing and writing
  6. Attend monthly Squad meetings (virtual)

 

Admin/Management Internship
Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in partnership building initiatives by identifying potential partners, supporting networking efforts, and managing partnership relationships
  2. Assist with recruitment and onboarding of Sapelo staff
  3. Support organizational capacity building efforts and organizational development
  4. Assist in developing fundraising outreach campaign to increase individual donors, particular sustainers (individuals/organizations making monthly contributions)
  5. Assist with brand marketing strategies
  6. Photo Sourcing/resizing/Photoshop/photography/production
  7. Editing/writing
  8. Attend monthly Squad meetings (virtual)

Do you want to change the narrative?

 Questions? Email us: info@sapelosquare.com