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Email Handling, Business Development, Operations

Pay: TBD


Room to Read’s Global Business Operations team, a sub team of the Development Department, is seeking a Global Business Operations Volunteer to provide general administrative support with the primary responsibility of supporting gift processing and updating records in our fundraising and donor reporting database systems, as well as supporting with other data integrity and ad hoc projects.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is interested in learning about fundraising processes at a fast-paced, international non-profit organization. This position is remote, but would normally be based out of our San Francisco office, and also provides team support for the Global Business Operations Team. This role is 10-20 hours per week, for 3-4 months.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Helps to support offline gift processing for North America by reviewing backup information and identifying correct coding, entering into fundraising software (Salesforce NGO Connect)

  • Assists with regular mailings of receipts and thank you cards to donors

  • Supports with responding to emails through the donate@roomtoread email inbox

  • Collaborates with global team members on projects related to the database

  • Assists with Literacy Cloud donor dedication support

  • Supports ad hoc Development requests for End of Year, as needed


  • B. S./B.A. in progress or completed, with course work in a relevant subject

  • Strong communication and organizational skills

  • Adept at using Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word   

  • Results oriented

  • Flexibility to take on ad hoc projects as needed

  • Proficiency in oral and written English

  • Ability to juggle multiple priorities simultaneously and take initiative


This unpaid volunteer position offers a unique opportunity to gain nonprofit development experience and be part of an innovative, meaningful, fun, and rapidly growing organization that is changing the world through literacy and girls education.


Global Office – Remote – United States

To be successful at Room to Read, you will also: 

  • Have passion for our mission and a strong desire to impact a dynamic nonprofit organization
  • Be a proactive and innovative thinker who achieves results and creates positive change
  • Have a very high level of personal and professional integrity and trustworthiness
  • Embrace diversity and a commitment to collaboration
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and fun environment

Company – Room to Read

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