If you dream of becoming a part of a team that’s making a difference in the world, there may be an opportunity for you either in our main office in St. Paul, Minnesota or in one of our host communities around the world. All open positions are advertised on the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits website as well as below – so please check both websites often.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

If you are interested in a posted position while the job is open, please email your résumé & cover letter to email@globalvolunteers.org – or to the staff address in the job posting. No phone inquiries, please.

Minnesota Office


Global Volunteers seeks volunteers for our St. Paul office – specifically in the Marketing and International Operations departments. However, if you have other interests and/or skills to share, please tell us about them and how we may “fit” your interests.

Paid Position

New Posting: Communications and Marketing Director

Works alongside the current director to raise and sustain Global Volunteers’ brand identity and crafts Global Volunteers’ messaging for persuasive and effective stories and information. His/her objective is to generate qualified leads to maximize the number of volunteers on scheduled service programs and inform the public about Global Volunteers important work.

This position begins as the Assistant Director and the successful candidate will succeed Global Volunteers current Communications and Marketing Director within one year of employment.

Reporting: Reports to the Senior Vice President & Marketing Director
Job Title: Communications and Marketing Director
Classification: Full-time, Exempt
Job Location: Twin Cities Metro – Little Canada
Salary: $75,000 to $90,000
Benefits: Health and Dental Insurance, generous PTO, international travel
Type: Full Time, 40 hours/week
Hours: Flexible, based on candidate and organizational needs
Deadline: Open until filled


Please send cover letter and resume to joie@globalvolunteers.org.
Subject line should read: Communications and Marketing Director Position

Cover letter must address the following in individually numbered paragraphs:

  1. Your motivation to help facilitate community development with a focus on children;
  2. A detailed description of your communications, marketing and/or branding experience;
  3. Your international travel experience;
  4. Why you want to work for Global Volunteers.

Read Full Job Description


No positions currently open in international locations.