WorldOregon is Hiring!


Are you passionate about international affairs? Do you want to make a difference in your local Oregon community?

Join a team of globally-minded staff who are working hard to connect Oregonians to the world--and each other. Our downtown Portland office is hiring two positions in the Spring of 2019. 

Check out the position descriptions below and apply today!

 

International Visitor Program Officer 

 

FULL TIME

The International Visitor Program enables cross-cultural conversations and facilitates professional knowledge exchange between Oregon communities and the world. 

WorldOregon partners with the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) to facilitate inbound exchanges with young, emerging, and established leaders from around the world. Visitors are nominated and selected by U.S. Embassies around the world to travel to select U.S. cities for several weeks. Program activities reflect the professional interests of the visiting leaders and U.S. foreign policy goals including topics such as environmental sustainability, transportation accessibility, advancing minority rights, and more! 

 

This is a unique opportunity to plan and implement inbound international exchange programs, including the prestigious U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program, at Oregon's premier international affairs organization and contribute to its mission of connecting Oregonians to the world.

 

Read Position Description 

 

Applications Due: Friday, March 29, 2019

To apply: 

 

  1. Write a cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for the Program Officer position for the International Visitor Program.
  2. Include a current resume.
  3. List of three to five references, including a recent supervisor or someone familiar with your work
  4. Email or mail materials to the addresses below; no telephone calls, please.

 

Program Officer, International Visitor Program Search

WorldOregon

1207 SW Broadway, Suite 300

Portland, OR 97205

search@worldoregon.org

 


 

Young Leaders in Action Coordinator 

 

PART TIME

Young Leaders in Action is a youth-directed program that brings together approximately 20 high school students from across the greater Portland area who are interested in learning about all things international while building important leadership skills.

Throughout the year, participants will also work in groups to help design, plan, and facilitate WorldOregon's annual Youth Forum, in the Spring. The goal of the program is to develop a network of young leaders in our community with a strong awareness and understanding of global issues, and to build young leaders' capacity to take action through service, advocacy, and intercultural understanding.

This is a unique opportunity to use your youth leadership skills and interest in global issues to work with Oregon's premier international affairs organization and contribute to its mission of connecting Oregonians to the world.

 

Read Position Description

 

Applications due: Friday, March 29, 2019

To apply:

 

  1. Write a cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for the Young Leaders in Action Coordinator position
  2. Include a current resume
  3. Provide a list of three to five references, including a recent supervisor or someone familiar with your work
  4. Email or mail materials to the addresses below; no telephone calls, please.

 

Young Leaders in Action Coordinator Search

WorldOregon

1207 SW Broadway, Suite 300

Portland, OR 97205

search@worldoregon.org

Get Updates

Get involved like Yassi!

make a donation ›

“Oregon is better because of the dialogue sparked by WorldOregon programs—and my life is enriched by the knowledge and friendships I've gained by being a member. WorldOregon gives me hope for our global future!” - Yassi Irajpanah, Member & Supporter