Now, it is time to move forward and give birth to this (yet unnamed) collective. To do that, we need you.
We’re looking for individuals who want to get involved in Funkwhale’s organizational and management aspects, to join one of this entities:
The Steering Comitee
The Steering Comitee is responsible for the well-being of the project and community.
It ensure decisions match our values and rules, maintain a safe and productive environment for the community to decide what’s best for Funkwhale, and arbitrate if no consensus is reached.
Members (At least 2, up to 7)
There are no defined roles in this commitee. The commitee will organize itself according to our statuses. Generally speaking, we’d like to have as much diversity in this commitee as possible in terms of background, experience, skills and interests: community management, development, design, internationalization, product management, documentation, accessibility…
Candidates for Steering Commitee seats must be Funkwhale contributors, as defined in our statuses:
Contributors are people who contributed on the project with discussions, translations, development, bug reports, documentation, administration, organization, moderation, or any other assimilated task during the past 6 months.
The Moderation Comitee
The Moderation Comitee is responsible for the safety of the community.
Moderation Commitee members mainain, promote and enforce, when needed, our Code of Conduct.
Members (At least 2)
There are no defined roles in this commitee. The commitee will organize itself according to our statuses.
The Board is responsible for the well-being of the Association (especially in juridical/administrative/functional).
By design, it should be a rather low-maintainance job.
Members (at least 2)
- One President: legally represent the association, organize the assemblies
- One Treasurer: manage financial assets, and send payments
- One Secretary (optional)
- One Vice-president (optional)
- One Vice-treasurer (optional)
- One Vice-secretary (optional)
Candidates for Board seats must speak french and live in France.
What do we offer?
Fukwhale is a growing project, with a strong emphasis on community-building and doing things in a sustainable, respectful and inclusive way.
We believe in our values and goals, and will do everything we can to stay true to those.
We are ready to welcome you, cooperate with you, help you develop your skills while contributing to the project, and adapt to you, as needed.
Although the collective lacks financial resources now, it may also be possible in the future to financially compensate some of your work on the project.
What do we expect from you?
We expect you to respect our Code of Conduct. Everyone in the community should do so, but you especially because you will hold a position of power whithin the collective.
We also expect from you to accept constructive criticism, adapt when needed and cooperate with other members of the community to help us reach our goals.
How to apply?
Simply post an answer to this topic with your name/pseudo, the name of the position you’d like to apply to, and a succinct description of what you’d like to bring to the project