Internships

Volunteer Coordinator Intern

Position Description:

Working 10-15 hours per week, the Volunteer Coordinator supports all aspects of OneVillage Partners’ operations in the U.S. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop an internship and volunteer program to effectively address routine administrative tasks by working with the ED to define meaningful positions, eligibility requirements, and job descriptions
  • Recruit, interview, vet, and manage U.S. interns and volunteers through universities and networking
  • Assist in the recruitment/vetting/management of American interns and consultants who travel to Sierra Leone
  • Manage and maintain a database of current and former interns – both U.S-based and SL-based – and their talents, interests, and experience
  • Developing new hire/onboarding materials such as an employee hand book
  • Creating a “ Presentation in a box”
  • Creating more opportunities for outreach through increased presence/participation in community events

Qualifications:

  • B.A. degree preferred
  • Administrative and management experience preferred; specifically, effective, proven personnel management experience and systems development
  • Excellence in developing and maintaining strong relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, especially with Microsoft Office
  • Strong ability to work independently
  • Energy, enthusiasm, and innovation in problem solving.

Competitive candidates must be able to commit to the position for at least one year.

Application Process:

Please submit cover letter and resume to apply@onevillagepartners.org
Applications will be considered as they are received, and will be accepted until the position is filled.

No phone calls please.

Administrative Assistant

Position Description:

Working 5-10 hours per week, the Administrative Assistant supports all aspects of OneVillage Partners’ operations in the U.S. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Take meeting minutes
  • Create Word documents and Excel spreadsheets
  • Conduct web searches
  • Maintain paper and electronic files
  • General clerical duties, such as scanning, copying and mailing
  • Other tasks as requested

Qualifications:

  • Administrative experience preferred
  • Written and oral communication skills
  • Computer skills, especially with Microsoft Office
  • Strong ability to work independently
  • Energy, enthusiasm, and innovation in problem solving

Competitive candidates should be able to commit to the position for at least six months.

Application Process:

Please submit cover letter and resume to apply@onevillagepartners.org

Applications will be considered as they are received, and will be accepted until the position is filled.

No phone calls please.