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International Visitor Program Coordinator

The World Affairs Council of New Hampshire strives to create an inclusive, welcoming, and friendly workplace. Through its hiring processes, it encourages everyone to apply and will treat each application with respect and consideration.

Job Description

Through the U.S. Department of State, the World Affairs Council of New Hampshire expects a one-time, nonrenewable grant to hire an International Visitor Program Coordinator to assist with implementation of key goals for the International Visitor Leadership Program. This position is dependent on the approval of grant funds and is expected to end on December 31, 2022. Renewal of this position is not expected at this point, but with additional grant fund may be made available to extend this position.

The World Affairs Council of New Hampshire is seeking a Program Coordinator to assist the International Visitor Program Director. This position reports to the Program Director and works closely with them to identify program priorities and objectives. The main focus of the position’s efforts is on outreach to the International Visitor Leadership Program Alumni to maintain contact, collect stories, and continue relationships. These efforts will help WACNH better tell the long-term effects of the IVLP and why this program remains one of the best tools of the U.S. Department of State.

In addition, the Program Coordinator will work closely with the Program Director to recruit and on-board home hospitality hosts. When international visitors come to New Hampshire, many of them have the opportunity to visit a local home for an informal dinner. Under the supervision of the Program Director, the Program Coordinator will ensure ongoing outreach to new potential hosts and help with on-boarding activities.

The Program Coordinator will also work closely with the Program Director on implementing steps to ensure high quality online and in-person programs for the IVLP. This may include providing digital support, attending meetings, managing program logistics, and other tasks as assigned.

This is a full time, 40 hours per week, position.

Desired Qualities

  •         Ability to work with various people in cross cultural situations;
  •         Familiarity with various communication technologies;
  •         Passion for facilitating international engagement opportunities;
  •         Ability to work in a team setting to achieve program goals;
  •         Experience with video editing software a plus;
  •         Strong writing skills;
  •         Ability to solve complex challenges to improve processes.

The World Affairs Council of New Hampshire does not provide Visa sponsorships. Authorization to work in the United States is required.

WACNH provides full health and dental coverage for full time employees. Salary for this position is $35,000.

This position is dependent on grant funding and ends on December 31, 2022.

Application Instructions:

Please send a resume and cover letter to Tim Horgan at thorgan@wacnh.org by January 21st, 2022.



Internships

We are currently accepting applications for 2022 internships to assist in our mission of bringing the world to New Hampshire. Minimum length of internship: three months. Please send a cover letter and resume to Executive Director Tim Horgan, or contact us to learn more.

Please check with your institution about academic credit or work study compensation for this educational opportunity. We are not able to offer paid internships at this time.


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