1 in 10 people lack access to safe water
1 in 3 people lack access to a toilet
Women and children spend 125 million hours each day collecting water
Every 90 seconds a child dies from a water-related disease
Every $1 invested in water and sanitation provides a $4 economic return

Careers

Want to change the world?

Water.org is breaking down the barriers between people and access to safe water and sanitation. We are an international nonprofit organization that has positively transformed more than five million lives around the world.

We are results-driven team of thinkers and doers and as we continue to grow, we are looking for like-minded people who are also passionate about making safe water and sanitation available to all. We are headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri and have employment opportunities around the world. If you are interested and qualify for one of the positions listed below, click Apply Now. Or complete the same online application form to get in queue for future opportunities that arise and fit your skill-set.

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Brand & Marketing

Assistant Marketing Manager – Kansas City, MO
This role will manage cause marketing program initiatives and support the Brand Partnerships team in developing communications materials, crafting proposals, executing deliverables, and stewarding alignment with our brand positioning and messaging protocols.

President's Office

Global Finance Lead – Kansas City, MO
Water.org seeks an outstanding Global Finance Lead to help shape the next stage of its evolution. This unique individual must possess strategic, financial and operational acumen, as well as global perspective and a passion for our mission to help solve one of the world’s most urgent challenges. As a business partner to the CEO and President, this senior leader will serve as a key member of the executive team. S/he will play a critical role in shaping Water.org's strategic, financial and programmatic evolution and will oversee all financial and administration aspects of our business across two domestic and seven international offices. The ideal candidate must offer a track record of success as a strategic and financial leader within a complex global environment and must demonstrate depth in financial and operational management, and innovative finance. For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter to Korn Ferry at: Kate Kohler, Co-Lead, Impact Investing Practice & Principal, Global Financial Markets; Phone: 202-955-0913; kate.kohler@kornferry.com.

Strategic Alliances

Manager, Strategic Alliances – Kansas City, MO – OR – New York, NY – OR – San Francisco, CA
This position is responsible for building strategic fundraising partnerships to include multi-national corporations, foundations, individuals, and key multilateral development organizations.

Senior Manager, Strategic Alliances – Kansas City, MO – OR – New York, NY – OR – San Francisco, CA
This role is responsible for forging strategic fundraising partnerships with multi-national corporations and foundations, individuals and key multilateral development organizations.

WaterEquity

Staff Accountant – Kansas City, MO
This new position reports directly to the Controller of WaterEquity and will assist with the maintenance of accounting records and processes for WaterEquity and its affiliated for-profit entities.

Director of Regulatory Compliance, WaterEquity – Kansas City, MO
This brand-new role will be to further develop a strong risk management culture to ensure foreign regulatory compliance risks are identified, monitored and mitigated. The candidate will lead a team of direct report(s) to support the development of an effective regulatory compliance framework including a robust monitoring, testing and internal controls program, issues management processes, compliance program governance and ongoing process improvements.