Accord Job Board

Does your organization have a Relief & Development job or internship that you would like posted on our jobs board? Email us the job posting, job location, a URL to the posting on your site, and application deadline as well as any other pertinent information on the job and we will get your posting up ASAP. This service is $45 per month for non-members (up to 5 postings) and is FREE for all Accord member organizations (up to 15 postings). Click here to contact us with your job postings! 

Internship listings will now be included in the job board. If you would like your internship listing posted, please use the link above to contact us.

*Please note: jobs will be removed every thirty days beginning March 1, 2017. If you'd like a listing to remain on the job board, please send it to jon[at]accordnetwork[dot]org.*

Quantitative Program Effectiveness Research Specialist

As part of a collaborative international team, this role contributes to advancing organizational knowledge and programmatic effectiveness. Responsible for carrying out primarily quantitative program effectiveness and research studies to support Compassion's child development programs, leadership decision-making and marketing platforms.

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.

HR Generalist

Plant With Purpose, a Christian international nonprofit headquartered in San Diego, is looking for an HR Generalist to manage the diverse responsibilities of our people operations and systems, serve as a point of contact for our team, and work alongside the department’s director to ensure the scalability of our systems for strategic growth.

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.

Operations Assistant

The Center for Public Justice (CPJ) seeks an operations assistant responsible for all aspects
related to payables and receivables, payroll, benefits, compliance documents, organizational
mailings, CRM system management, donor acknowledgements, event logistics, and general
office administration. This position reports to the CEO and works with a CFO and Director of
Communications on an advisory basis.

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please see this pdf.

Communications Officer

The Communications Officer will support the organization in all aspects of communication,
especially for marketing and fundraising purposes. Your work will directly impact our
programs as we expand to serve 120 health facilities by the end of 2017 with medical and
management training, pharmaceutical supply, and growth financing. You will also play a role
in raising the support we need to expand to other countries.
Your main responsibilities will include: writing grant proposals and reports to donors, creating
content for and maintaining the website, creating products for use in marketing and
fundraising, maintaining communications systems, and possibly other communications
projects for the LifeNet program.

To read a full description and to apply to this position, please view the full description here.

OTR Truck Driver

Operation Blessing International (OBI) is dedicated to demonstrating God’s love by alleviating human suffering in the United States and around the world. Through core programs of disaster relief, medical aid, hunger relief, orphan care, water wells and community development, OBI has helped more than 215 million people in more than 105 countries and all 50 states, providing goods and services valued at more than $2.1 billion.

Operation Blessing International (OBI) is seeking an OTR Truck Driver to work with Hunger Strike Force to transport product to and from assigned pick-up and delivery locations.  This position will ensure safe operation of assigned OB tractor and trailer in compliance with Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carriers Safety Regulations (FMCSR).

To apply for this job and see a full description, visit the member website here.

Operations & Technical Specialist

We are currently seeking a Operations Manager & Technical Specialist to provide comprehensive coordination of logistical operations, technical support for department computers and communications equipment, collect and provide disaster intelligence, monitor and track weather events in real time and provide “planning support” for domestic disasters, special projects, and development of U.S. based programs.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge in computer and communications technology with an emphasis on Apple products and the aptitude to stay up-to-date as technology advances.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Excel building spreadsheets using formulas and extreme attention to detail.
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Quick Books highly desirable.
  • Working knowledge of the GIS Web-based Mapping program preferred.
  • Extreme resourcefulness with dedication to monitor breaking news, weather service reports, and gather pertinent emergency management data from disaster-effected locales. Training in Hurrevac is available but working knowledge preferred.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with strong ability to establish professional rapport with outside public as well as OBI staff.
  • Thorough research skills with ability to collate and disseminate emergency information with extreme accuracy.
  • Strong project management skills with ability to assess needs, determine resources, communicate plans, monitor goals, and evaluate results.
  • Solid decision-making and organizational skills.
  • Excellent leadership capability during deployment exercising sound judgment, clear communication and organized site-management.
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to work with systems, and develop reports.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work well under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and as an effective member of a team.
  • Some travel required when field support is needed

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.

Deployment Manager (Construction Experience Required)

OBI is seeking a Deployment Manager to provide leadership and management for field staff and operations during disasters. They also will assist with the development of programs and manage new projects within disaster relief team.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of disaster relief deployment logistics and protocols.
  • Strong working knowledge of demolition and re-construction
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent logistical, decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Extreme Attention to Detail
  • Excellent public speaking skills
  • Strong ability to lead, train and motivate others
  • Must be a self-starter with ability to effectively perform in a fast-paced, high-pressure, stressful with limited resources and “uncomfortable” environments
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment (skid steers, cranes, etc.) and lift up to 60 lbs.
  • Must be able to work well under pressure, meet deadlines and effectively multi-task
  • Ability to travel on short notice for extended periods of time.
  • Strong technical ability or ability to learn technology

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please visit them member site here.

Program Coordinator

The Center for Public Justice (CPJ) seeks a program coordinator responsible for all logistical and substantive program operations. This program, split into two tracks, is designed to build the capacities of faith-based organizations to advance their missions. The first track of this program will provide a one-year sequence of organizational development education and capacity building activities for faith-based organizations through written resources, online learning sessions, in-person sessions, and peer-to-peer learning platforms. The second track of this program will equip both faith-based organizations and seminarians by providing intensive training to seminarians and then partnering each seminarian with a faith-based organization to serve as an organizational consultant.

To read the full description, please click here.

Project Manager (International Disaster Response Grants)

This position will be responsible for: 1) the development and submission of detailed proposals to institutional funding agencies and; 2) managing international disaster response projects.  The submission of proposals and the management of assigned disaster response projects will be done in accordance with grant and project agreement requirements.  It will ensure the engagement and participation of all identified and necessary stakeholders.  The position will work in close collaboration with other members of the International Disaster Response Team by providing support in sudden onset emergencies and/or availing technical skills to support the development, monitoring and evaluation of other projects.

To read a full description and to apply for this position, please visit the member site here.

Lemonade International Executive Director

Lemonade International is a faith-based nonprofit organization that exists to support the work of Vidas Plenas – to break the cycles of poverty, violence, and injustice through education, gang prevention, and community relief in the largest urban slum in Central America – La Limonada in Guatemala City.

LI is seeking an Executive Director to support the mission of Vidas Plenas by securing, sustaining, and expanding financial support while building and strengthening meaningful relationships between individuals and groups in the US and the people of La Limonada.

Read the full job description and apply here.

Development Coordinator

Objective: The primary role of the Development Coordinator is to support the Development Team in donor relations and fundraising efforts.  The Development Coordinator will work closely with the CEO, Development Advisor, Director of Strategic Development, and Directors of Church Engagement to produce reports, track assignments, draft letters, and communicate with donors.

Direct Report: Development Advisor

Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
3 years of fundraising experience required
Proficient in Microsoft Office and PC Operating System
Excellent research and writing skills
Donor database and event coordination experience preferred
Must be detail-oriented and ambitious

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.

WASH Technical Specialist

Purpose of Position

Within the context of Lifewater’s Vision of a Healthy Village (VHV) program strategy, the WASH Technical Specialist serves to improve Water and Sanitation operational excellence, technical implementation, and long-term maintenance and sustainability of these hardware systems. The Specialist does this through oversight and review of technical water and sanitation programming which will improve the health and well-being of vulnerable children and families in targeted program regions. This position will support the national and field offices in their efficient and effective execution of the VHV including the operational review and field support of engineering designs/strategies, performance, maintenance, sustainability, monitoring, and evaluation tools related to hardware.

The WASH Technical Specialist will serve as a vital member of the Global Programs team and will be based in San Luis Obispo, with significant travel responsibilities to all East African and Southeast Asian field offices.

To read a full description and to apply for this position, please visit the member site here.

Curriculum Consultant - WASH in Schools Programming

Who You Are

We are looking for an experienced consultant to create a comprehensive and practical field guide/manual (East Africa-focused) that will be used by field staff for the implementation of a WASH in Schools program. This project would involve reviewing existing WASH in Schools approaches utilized by different organizations and critically evaluating which aspects will be the most effective and sustainable for Lifewater programs. All activities must be integrated within Lifewater’s Vision of a Healthy Village strategy. This is the first module of many that Lifewater will be developing this year. Successful completion of this project could lead to longer-term project work. 

Consultant Responsibilities

Develop comprehensive manual outline
Complete draft WASH in Schools manual using current best practices
Develop key learning objectives for each chapter of the manual
Include suggested graphics/photos/design elements

To read a full description and to apply for this position, please visit the member site here.

Project Coordinator, Nutrition

To implement nutrition program through the establishment of Outpatient Therapeutic Program (OTP), Stabilization Center (SC) and Supplementary Feeding Program (SFP) programs. The position is responsible for all aspects of implementation of nutrition programming, including hiring and performance appraisal of new staff, capacity building of Somali staff and local partners, budget and project planning and reporting.

The Nutrition Coordinator plays an active role in assessments, proposal writing, report writing and evaluations to build support to maintain and/or increase the scope of World Vision Somalia’s nutrition programming. Monitor and mentor staff, local partners and community structures to build capacity and ensure quality nutrition programming at the field level. The Nutrition Coordinator will work closely with Health team and ensure integration.

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.

Commodities Officer

To manage and provide, technical and programmatic leadership and coordination to the food assistance and non-food commodity programming in one of the World Vision Somalia (WVS) field locations (Dolo, South Central) so as to ensure life savings, contribute to livelihoods, resilience and ensuring that resources entrusted to WV Somalia by the donors are within the standards established by World Vision International and the donors.

To develop food aid proposals that are aligned with World Vision Somalia, FPMG and UN/Somalia Cluster strategies. Subsequently he/she will ensure that the Food assistance and commodities project team in the field location are adequately conversant of all programmatic elements of the different projects as it is implemented in the location.

To establish and oversee systems to coordinate the receipt, storage, dispatch, distribution, monitoring, documentation, accounting and reporting of commodities within the standards established by World Vision and food aid donors.

To ensure proper coordination with all other departments and stakeholders within World Vision Somalia field location.

To apply for this position and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.

National Volunteer and US Programs Manager

We are currently seeking an experienced and motivated National Volunteer & U.S. Programs Manager who will assist with the development, growth and oversight of U.S. volunteer programs for both disaster and non-disaster relief programs.  

The selected candidate will recruit and communicate with prospective volunteers, partner with organizations that will provide volunteers for local, regional and national events; and coordinate relief & recovery details for disaster relief teams. 

To apply for this job, and to read a full description, visit the member website here.

Sr. Qualitative Program Effectiveness Research Specialist

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Maintains a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ, maintains a courteous, Christ-like attitude in dealing with people within and outside of Compassion, and faithfully upholds Compassion’s ministry in prayer.
  • Acts as an advocate for children – raising the awareness of the needs, neglect, nurture, and potential of children in poverty and challenging and enabling those within one’s influence to greater involvement and effectiveness on behalf of children.
  • Plans, designs, conducts or supports research studies on a variety of topics as directed, using appropriate, advanced, innovative and rigorous qualitative or mixed approaches to generate reliable, timely and meaningful information to stakeholders and leadership. This includes:
    • Stakeholder engagement, development of research questions, literature reviews and study contextualization, sample and participant selection, qualitative methodology, in depth analysis using the necessary data analysis tools (eg computer-based text analysis software), report writing and presentation to multiple audiences and forums.
    • Leading studies from beginning to end; from identifying the research question, through data collection in the field, to report writing and presenting in various formats and venues.
  • Using experience from field exposure, technical expertise and on-going self directed learning, advises program managers and leadership on relevant programmatic issues when requested and through contribution to and/or leadership of multi-departmental project, creative thinking and analysis teams.
  • Supports and builds the research capacity of junior team members and Field Office staff including investigating and sharing current literature, identifying new tools and approaches, developing training materials, contributing to training systems and events as required, practical critique of methodologies and completed research reports and consultation as requested.
  • Interfaces with other Compassion departments and individuals (eg program implementation, marketing, auditing and quality assurance, business intelligence and management) in order to minimize duplication of effort, build cooperation and support the growth of high quality information gathering across the organization.

To apply for this position and to view a full description, please visit the member site here.

Associate Country Director for Nepal

She Is Safe is a Christian ministry that prevents, rescues and restores women and girls from abuse and exploitation in high risk communities around the world.

The Associate Country Director for Nepal will be required to raise financial support. Duties include assisting the Country Director in leading She Is Safe’s initiatives to shield girls from sex slavery; cultivating relationships of trust and collaboration with local partners; conducting assessments of programs and interventions; maintaining standards of due diligence and reporting; building capacity of programs; and serving as an advocate to support educational and fundraising efforts. The Associate Country Director will reside in the U.S. and routinely make site visits to program areas.

To apply for this position and to view a full description, visit the member website here.

Compassion First Director of Development

Compassion First has a full time opening for a Director of Development based in Beaverton, Oregon.

As a key member of Compassion First’s team, and reporting to the President, the

Development Director will be responsible for leveraging the resources, talents and skills of the philanthropic communities in the Pacific Northwest and designated areas to fulfill the organization’s annual fund and major gift strategic goals.

The hired candidate will be an excellent communicator and will take the opportunity to interface, collaborate, and build vital relationships with the community’s leaders, individuals and networks who could be instrumental in funding annual and major gift objectives.

This new position will be filled with an energetic and dynamic fundraiser with a strong appreciation for Compassion First’s mission and ministry. S/he will bring a demonstrated and proven success in generating revenue from individuals, working effectively with Boards and committees while being a confident and effective solicitor. The ideal candidate will be familiar with the philanthropic climate of the Pacific Northwest and designated areas.

For the complete position description and application instructions, please visit Compassion First's website.