If you’d like to join the movement, help change a life and make an impact for eternity, we encourage you to consider the following job opportunities, both in the U.S. and in Africa.
We’re looking for a Director of Development to lead all development operations for the Africa and Middle East Division. This division has been an innovation leader for Young Life, and the Director of Development will ensure that the momentum continues by providing expert leadership and oversight in the areas of Major Donor Care, Sustaining Gifts, Sponsorship Programs, Regional Team Initiatives, Grants and Foundations. The Director of Development will report to the Vice President of International Development and Strategic Initiatives; s/he will oversee Young Life’s FORWARD campaign for the Africa/Middle East Division and manage a $66+M budget over the next five years. Additionally, the Director of Development will work to develop a high-capacity team of fundraising staff who will be fully empowered to support all fundraising efforts.Learn More
The communications director will grow a team to share what God is doing through Young Life in Africa and the Middle East through a variety of channels including website, email, print and social media. We’re looking for a strategic, entrepreneurial and creative thinker to join senior leadership.Learn More
The sponsorship manager will lead the division’s effort to connect donors directly with staff in mission partnership. They will engage donors and prospective donors, inviting them to become staff and country sponsors and will lead our development team in obtaining two to four new sponsors every month. The sponsorship manager will also lead the annual camp sponsorship campaign.Learn More
Kigali is the capital city of Rwanda, roughly in the center of the country. It sprawls across numerous hills, ridges and valleys, and has a vibrant restaurant and nightlife scene. Kigali has a long history of Young Life and it continues to grow. Come serve alongside the current expat area director to reach kids attending international schools in this exciting Rwandan city.Learn More
Dar es Salaam is the capital of Tanzania and also the heart of divisional Young Life in Africa and the Middle East. The divisional staff and many of the indigenous staff and leaders live in Dar es Salaam and are looking for an individual to join their team at a partnering international school called Haven of Peace Academy (HOPAC) in a teacher staff position.Learn More
At Karama, an independent, non-profit company, we partner with Young Life to expand campership in Young Life Africa and the Middle East, as well as Young Life Haiti. As operations lead, you will be the engine of our social enterprise. Your main objective is to befriend artisans as you make our supply chain as lean and efficient as possible and ensure that we’re never out of stock. This role involves all things operational from product and artisan development, inventory management, production and logistics. The operations manager reports to the executive director and participates in organizational planning and goal-setting.Learn More
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