Every 21 seconds, a 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


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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.


Grants Manager – Kansas City, MO or San Francisco, CA Water.org’s Grants Manager works in the Development Department, although the position involves close working relationships with many departments, especially the International Programs, Finance and Communications teams. This individual contributes significantly to securing revenue to support the Water.org mission and to ensuring effective inter-departmental collaboration in support of our key funders. No relocation will be provided.


Coordinator, Brand + Marketing – Kansas City, MO
The primary purpose of this role is to provide project support to ensure the smooth execution of Water.org marketing, grassroots fundraising, and cause marketing initiatives. This individual will develop and maintain processes, calendars and tools to ensure effective coordination within the marketing and brand partnerships team. No relocation will be provided.

Program Management

Bangladesh Country Director – Bangladesh
The Country Director is an executive leadership position and will direct, shape and is ultimately responsible for the successful implementation of all programs and partnerships in accordance with the established policies, principles and operating practices of Water.org. The Country Director will be responsible for recruiting, training and supervising a high-performance team of qualified finance and/or WASH professionals to manage programs and support local country office operations in collaboration with Water.org’s Head Office, based in the U.S. This position will act as Water.org’s legal and public representative in the country, ensuring the organization maintains a stellar reputation and presence in the country. Travel to all districts where Water.org works in country will be required as needed. This position will report directly to the Senior Manager, South Asia. No relocation will be provided.

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