Jobs and Volunteer Opportunities

We currently do not have any Job listings. However, please see below for our ongoing volunteer opportunities. 

Have something else to offer? Please email Info@vadfoundation.org if you are interested in volunteering. In your email propose how you can best contribute your time and skills to promoting peace through education in South Sudan.

 
 
 
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Salesforce Admin Volunteer - San Francisco Applicants only

Want to use your talent to give back?

We're a very small and friendly non-profit organization, with the majority of our staff running programs in East Africa. You would be part of a special volunteer team that keeps our US operations running.

Responsibilities:

  • Export/Import data from Paypal 
  • Data fixes and data entry
  • Build custom reports / dashboards
  • Provide trainings for current VAD Foundation Employees
  • Write out instructions for crosstraining manual
  • Advise on software integration

Qualifications:

  • Salesforce Administrator experience and certification
  • Experience working for a Nonprofit
  • Excellent communication and time management
  • Prior interest in African issues, especially South Sudan-related issues a plus!
  • A positive attitude and a sense of humor.

If interested, please e-mail your resume and a cover letter to info@vadfoundation.org.

 
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Communications Internship - San Francisco Applicants only

Interns are responsible for a variety of tasks. Making changes to the website, generating content for our social media pages,  participating in correspondence with donors, and organizing volunteers are just a few of the day to day tasks that our interns do here at the VAD Foundation.

This will be a great experience for anyone looking to pursue a career in marketing, business administration, journalism, and/or international affairs.  You will have the opportunity to work with experts in the field and receive valuable training to work within the non-profit sector.

Qualifications:

  • Experience using social media platforms
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills.
  • A strong and proven work ethic, and the ability to work independently in an unstructured environment.
  • Good working knowledge of standard computer software, Microsoft Word and Excel, and internet research.
  • Knowledge of Adobe software such as Photoshop and InDesign, CSS and Wordpress or Squarespace is a plus.
  • Prior interest in African issues, especially Sudan-related issues is a plus.

If interested, please e-mail your resume and a cover letter to info@vadfoundation.org.