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With ongoing expansion of our programs in the U.S. and developing countries, buildOn is always looking for team players to help us empower the youth of the world.


Job Openings

Boston, MA

Service Learning Program Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Service Learning Program Coordinator in our Boston region. The Service Learning Program Coordinator leads all activities of buildOn’s Service Learning Program at one to two partner high schools to drive student outcomes and achieve KPI targets. In doing so, the Service Learning Program Coordinator partners closely with school personnel and local community partners to develop excellent service opportunities for students. The Service Learning Program Coordinator works closely with colleagues to plan and execute regional program events. The Service Learning Program Coordinator also leads recruitment and support of students for Trek for Knowledge and supports student involvement with special events, initiatives, and fund development opportunities in collaboration with other departments.
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Partnership Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dynamic Partnership Coordinator. The Partnership Coordinator plays an integral role to coordinate the involvement of buildOn’s domestic programs (“buildOn U.S.”) in key external stakeholder engagement opportunities. In all responsibilities, the Partnership Coordinator works across boundaries to collaborate closely with various departments, particularly buildOn U.S., Development, and Marketing. The Partnership Coordinator will support the following initiatives: Partnership Program, 36 Hours, Special Events, and Student Storytelling. The Partnership Coordinator will be the primary point of support within the home region and likely also work remotely across regions to support one (or more) additional buildOn region(s). This is a great opportunity to contribute to meaningful social change!
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Job Openings

Chicago, IL

Partnership Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dynamic Partnership Coordinator. The Partnership Coordinator plays an integral role to coordinate the involvement of buildOn’s domestic programs (“buildOn U.S.”) in key external stakeholder engagement opportunities. In all responsibilities, the Partnership Coordinator works across boundaries to collaborate closely with various departments, particularly buildOn U.S., Development, and Marketing. The Partnership Coordinator will support the following initiatives: Partnership Program, 36 Hours, Special Events, and Student Storytelling. The Partnership Coordinator will be the primary point of support within the home region and likely also work remotely across regions to support one (or more) additional buildOn region(s). This is a great opportunity to contribute to meaningful social change!
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Service Learning Program Manager

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Service Learning Program Manager in our Chicago region. The Service Learning Program Manager oversees and leads all activities of buildOn’s Service Learning program at one Youth Engagement Zone to drive student outcomes and achieve KPI targets. In doing so, the Service Learning Program Manager directly manages a Service Learning Program Coordinator and works very closely with that team members to implement the buildOn program at one partner high school. The Service Learning Program Manager partners closely with school administrators and faculty, as well as community partners to develop excellent service opportunities for students.
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Marketing Intern

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Marketing Intern in our Chicago region. The Marketing Intern supports the buildOn Marketing Team in our work to bring new members to our movement, keep members informed of our work, and drive engagement and support. In this role, you will support marketing, fundraising and member service for the organization.
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Job Openings

Detroit, MI


Job Openings

New York City, NY

Partnership Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dynamic Partnership Coordinator. The Partnership Coordinator plays an integral role to coordinate the involvement of buildOn’s domestic programs (“buildOn U.S.”) in key external stakeholder engagement opportunities. In all responsibilities, the Partnership Coordinator works across boundaries to collaborate closely with various departments, particularly buildOn U.S., Development, and Marketing. The Partnership Coordinator will support the following initiatives: Partnership Program, 36 Hours, Special Events, and Student Storytelling. The Partnership Coordinator will be the primary point of support within the home region and likely also work remotely across regions to support one (or more) additional buildOn region(s). This is a great opportunity to contribute to meaningful social change!
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Loyalty Marketing Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Loyalty Marketing Coordinator in our New York region. As buildOn’s Loyalty Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for implementing a best-in-class donor/partner communication program. This person is meant to ensure every buildOn supporter understands how their contributions are making a direct impact. It is essential that our supporters understand that they are a vital part of the buildOn movement and family. In this role you will be working on best in class partner reporting and strategy. You will also be actively identifying supporter stories to share on the blog and through social media. You will work hand in hand with the Marketing/Communications and Development Teams alongside the buildOn US and Global teams to deliver content. Not only will you be contributing to breaking the cycle of poverty, illiteracy and low expectations, you will be directly connected with the partners that make our work possible.
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Job Openings

Oakland, CA

Partnership Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dynamic Partnership Coordinator. The Partnership Coordinator plays an integral role to coordinate the involvement of buildOn’s domestic programs (“buildOn U.S.”) in key external stakeholder engagement opportunities. In all responsibilities, the Partnership Coordinator works across boundaries to collaborate closely with various departments, particularly buildOn U.S., Development, and Marketing. The Partnership Coordinator will support the following initiatives: Partnership Program, 36 Hours, Special Events, and Student Storytelling. The Partnership Coordinator will be the primary point of support within the home region and likely also work remotely across regions to support one (or more) additional buildOn region(s). This is a great opportunity to contribute to meaningful social change!
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Job Openings

Stamford, CT

Partnership Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dynamic Partnership Coordinator. The Partnership Coordinator plays an integral role to coordinate the involvement of buildOn’s domestic programs (“buildOn U.S.”) in key external stakeholder engagement opportunities. In all responsibilities, the Partnership Coordinator works across boundaries to collaborate closely with various departments, particularly buildOn U.S., Development, and Marketing. The Partnership Coordinator will support the following initiatives: Partnership Program, 36 Hours, Special Events, and Student Storytelling. The Partnership Coordinator will be the primary point of support within the home region and likely also work remotely across regions to support one (or more) additional buildOn region(s). This is a great opportunity to contribute to meaningful social change!
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Job Openings

U.S. Field-Based Positions

Community Engagement Manager, Dallas, TX

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dynamic Community Engagement Manager, Southern. As buildOn’s Community Engagement Manager, you will be a leader in the fastest growing fundraising revenue stream with the highest potential for growth. As the Community Engagement Manager, your primary goal will be to grow buildOn’s dynamic and exciting Community Teams program in the Southern region of the United States. buildOn’s Community Teams program is a vast network of groups in high schools, colleges and the wider community that raise funds to sponsor the construction of buildOn schools in our partner countries and travel abroad on service learning treks to help to build the schools in solidarity with rural communities. Community Teams are an important fundraising and awareness tool for buildOn. This is a great opportunity to contribute to meaningful social change!
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Job Openings

Global Field-Based Positions


Country Director, Malawi

buildOn seeks a dynamic international development professional to lead its school construction, adult literacy, and out of school children programs in Malawi. The ideal candidate has demonstrated success in planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, budget management, and leading teams. Reporting to the Chief Program Officer, Global, the Malawi Country Director will be an integral part of the Global programs leadership team, leading and engaging smart strategic partnerships to strengthen programming. This is a great opportunity for someone with a commitment to working directly with local community members for sustainable development. This position is ideal for someone who enjoys being out in the field where the need is most compelling. The Malawi Country Director will be both comfortable working on a construction site and creating strategic partnerships to drive the growth and quality of the program. This role is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, motivated individual to join the movement as we break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy, and low expectation through service and education!
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Trek Manager

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Managers in Haiti, Nicaragua, Senegal (West Africa), Malawi, and Nepal! The Trek Manager’s primary focus is to lead the Trek Program in a buildOn country. There are two primary Trek types: Treks for buildOn Partners, an opportunity for supporters (high school, college, corporate, family, small group, and individuals) to travel and work in solidarity with community members who are also contributing to the construction of a school in their village. Treks for buildOn US, made up of high school students participating in the buildOn US service learning program from some of the most challenged communities across the nation where school systems and families have limited access to resources. The ideal candidate is an International Service professional with extensive experience living, traveling, and leading trips in the developing world. The candidate must have a strong desire to live and work aboard and spend extensive time in rural villages. This role is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, motivated individual to join the movement as we break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy, and low expectation through service and education!
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Trek Leader

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Leader’s in Haiti, Nicaragua, Senegal (West Africa), Malawi, and Nepal! The Trek Leader’s primary focus is to prepare, plan, and lead best-in-class buildOn treks within their country. There are two primary Trek types: Treks for buildOn Partners, an opportunity for supporters (high school, college, corporate, family, small group, and individuals) to travel and work in solidarity with community members who are also contributing to the construction of a school in their village. Treks for buildOn US, made up of high school students participating in the buildOn US service learning program from some of the most challenged communities across the nation where school systems and families have limited access to resources. The ideal candidate is an International Service professional with extensive experience living, traveling, and leading trips in the developing world. The candidate must have a strong desire to live and work aboard and spend extensive time in rural villages. This role is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, motivated individual to join the movement as we break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy, and low expectation through service and education!
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