Every minute at least one child dies from a water-related illness.
Women spend 200 million hours a day collecting water
More than 2.5x more people lack water than live in the United States
The majority of illness is caused by fecal matter
More people have a mobile than a toilet
Lack of community involvement causes 50% of other projects to fail


Want to change the world?

Water.org is an international organization working to solve the global water crisis. We are committed to providing safe water and improved sanitation to communities in developing countries. Working in partnership with donors and beneficiaries, we have helped people around the world develop accessible, sustainable, community-level water and sanitation services.

As we continue to grow, we are looking for more exceptional, driven, and passionate individuals to join our team. You can Apply Now for any of the open positions listed below. Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to accept phone calls at this time.

Administration & Finance

Director of Human Resources – Kansas City, MO
Water.org seeks an outstanding Director of Human Resources to oversee its global human resources function. The Human Resources team at Water.org is a critical strategic partner to achieve organizational objectives. Water.org seeks an experienced, results-focused and action-oriented HR leader who values human assets as critical to realizing the organization’s mission and who has demonstrated success in helping to develop strong individuals and teams. This position will support Water.org’s international offices. Thus, experience in international environments and proficiency with international practices is required. Experience working with a distributed work force is also a must. Success in this role will demand strategic partnership and collaboration with other Water.org leaders and team members.

International Programs

Philippines Country Director – Manila, Philippines
The Country Director will be responsible for overseeing Water.org programs and staff in Philippines and for ensuring that all work is implemented in accordance with established policies and procedures of Water.org. The Country Director will also be responsible for recruiting, training and supervising a high-performance team to manage programs and local country office operations in collaboration with Water.org's Head Office in the United States. This position will act as Water.org's legal and public representative in the Philippines, ensuring the organization maintains a stellar reputation and presence in the country. Travel to all districts where Water.org works will be required. No relocation will be provided.

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