Careers

Currently hiring Fall 2019 Interns

INTERNSHIPS

Hello Neighbor is currently seeking Fall Interns. These are hands-on opportunities to work directly with our full-time staff in the areas of program support, policy development, marketing, fundraising, and event planning. The right candidates will be self-directed, able to handle multiple tasks and priorities at once, be a hands-on team player and passionate about working with refugees.

We are currently accepting applications for Fall 2019 internships in the following areas:

  • Mentorship Program Support
  • Event Planning
  • Community Outreach
  • Fundraising
  • Communications, Digital Marketing and Social Media
  • Policy and Research Projects
  • Video and Multimedia Support

Requirements

  • Time: Fall: Minimum 12 hours a week (two days in our office).
  • Interns are also asked to occasionally attend night and weekend events as their schedule permits (usually 1-2 times per month)
  • Act 33/Act 34 Clearances (we’ll help you get these if you haven’t before)
  • A driver’s license and car aren’t required, but can be useful and are a bonus

Location

6425 Living Place, Suite 200, Pittsburgh, PA 15206 (Located at Bakery Square in East Liberty)

Compensation

Internships include a stipend (depending on number of hours) and school credit (if needed). We will be scheduling interviews as applications are received.

About You:

  • Smart and professional with strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently but also as part of a team
  • Good attention to detail and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent computer proficiency including: Microsoft Office, Canva, Photoshop, Hootsuite and Video-Editing Software (if applicable)
  • Willingness to work on both big and small projects
  • Passionate about refugee and immigration issues
  • Knowledgeable about current events that are relevant to Hello Neighbor
  • You either love social media or your understand the power it can have on building community and are willing to learn more about how to use it effectively for nonprofits

Why It’s Great to Work Here:

  • We are doing innovative work supporting refugees and immigrants
  • We are building a diverse and multicultural community and workplace
  • You will learn a lot and develop new skills
  • We like to take big risks
  • You opinion matters and will help shape Hello Neighbor’s growth and impact
  • We are a small collaborative team that works together closely
  • Our office in Bakery Square are located at SPACES, a coworking space. It’s a positive and great workplace environment (and occasionally comes with free food).

We will be scheduling interviews as applications are received, so apply early!

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

If you are fluent in any of the following languages, we onboard new interpreters on an as-needed basis. Current language needs include: Arabic, Swahili, Pashto, Dari, Burmese and Nepali.

We are always seeking talented people to join our team. If you don’t see an opportunity listed here but think you’d be a great fit for Hello Neighbor, please send an email to info@helloneighbor.io introducing yourself.

Data shows that women more frequently do not apply to a job because they don’t feel that they meet all of the qualifications listed. Our job descriptions are general overviews, not a mandatory comprehensive list. If you feel passionate about our efforts and believe that you have the skills to contribute to the growth of our organization, we want to hear from you!

Equal Opportunity Employer

At Hello Neighbor, we are committed to being an inclusive workplace where diversity in all its forms is championed. Hello Neighbor is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you require special accommodation, please let us know.