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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.


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Boston, MA

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Chicago, IL

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Detroit, MI

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New York City, NY

Service Learning Program Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Service Learning Program Coordinator in our New York 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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Oakland, CA

U.S. Immersion Coordinator CA

The U.S. Immersion Coordinator organizes and leads powerful and immersive service experiences that
connect our funding partners to the buildOn mission and promote a genuine cultural exchange. Individuals in
this role must have a dynamic and welcoming presence to recruit, energize, and lead buildOn students, staff,
and partners simultaneously. This role is integral in helping our funding partners understand the impact of
buildOn and leading them to become powerful advocates for the cause. In all responsibilities, the U.S.
Immersion Coordinator works across boundaries to collaborate closely with various departments, particularly
buildOn U.S., Development, and Marketing. This position touches all aspects of the organization and is a great
stepping stone to develop Marketing, Development, and Programming skills for future advancement.
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Service Learning Program Coordinator

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Service Learning Program Coordinator in our Oakland 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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Stamford, CT

Chief Financial Officer

buildOn is seeking an experienced and committed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to chart the financial direction of the organization and serve as strategic and tactical financial expert. The CFO will lead the U.S. and global finance team in seven countries, all human resources, recruiting and data operations. She/he will set the vision and direction for both short and longterm budgeting, forecasting, analysis, all financial reporting, auditing and data platform management in order to support a high-growth social impact enterprise with operations across the United States and in seven developing countries.
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U.S. Field-Based Positions

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Global Field-Based Positions

Trek Leader, Nepal

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Leader, Nepal in our Nepal region. 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. Trek is an opportunity for these students to experience tremendous personal growth through travel to the developing world, to work and live in solidarity with rural community members, and to bring those experiences back to their community through Trek presentations.

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