Committee Positions

Committee positions become available year round and include: Communications, Program, Logistics, Nominations, Scholarship, Finance, Sponsorship and Membership. Specifically, we are looking for individuals with background and interest in:

  • Program management
  • Event organization
  • Website design and management
  • Writing and/or editing
  • Social media management
  • Budget and finance
  • Strategic relationship building
  • Membership relations
  • Communicating with a diverse group of individuals across multiple geographic locations

We would love to hear from you if you are a current member of FIGT or plan to join the organisation as a member and are willing to offer your enthusiasm, skills, and expertise to support our mission to “promote cross-sector connections for sharing research and developing best practices that support the growth, success and well-being of people crossing cultures around the world.”

Please complete the brief online form or e-mail volunteers@figt.org.

We will be in touch to talk about your interest and to let you know about any opportunities. If we do not have any appropriate roles available at this point, we will let you know and with your permission keep your details on file for use as and when new opportunities arise.

Vacancies that we are unable to fill from our volunteer pool are advertised on social media.

If you have questions about becoming a member don’t hesitate to get in touch with our Membership Director at membership@figt.org.

Current Opportunities!

FIGT Video Editor

The FIGT Communications team is looking for a Video Editor. Read the full role description here to find out more about this role.

For more information, email nominations@figt.org

Join our Program committee

The FIGT Program Committee is looking for new volunteers! We need help with a range of tasks from reviewing applications from potential presenters to evaluating our virtual conference. This is also a great opportunity to help us develop the details of FIGT2022!
For more information, email nominations@figt.org

FIGT 2022 Conference Platform Team


The conference platform team’s role is to fully understand our virtual platform and help the FIGT community engage with it. They will learn about how the conference platform works, research different options to improve the conference experience, be the first to access and test everything we create, and produce all our "how-to" videos and FAQ content. The team will also help conference participants learn how to use the platform and answer their questions about the platform. NO technical/coding skills are needed to join this team. Ideal team members are detail-oriented and enjoy communications or research. We are looking for 6 volunteers to join the Conference Platform Team. For more information, email nominations@figt.org

FIGT 2022 Conference Community Team


The conference community team’s role is to support and encourage engagement in all aspects of the virtual conference, to create that special FIGT sense of community. They will work on ways to connect conference participants with each other, including the FIGT games, social spaces, and group calls on zoom; get involved on social media and the conference platform to engage with individual conference-goers, and brainstorm other creative ways to encourage community building in and around the conference. We are looking for 4 volunteers to join the Conference Community Team. For more information, email nominations@figt.org

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