Jobs and Internships

Join our dynamic, passionate, dedicated team in Kenya and the United States!

About Us:

Get valuable professional experience relevant to Communications & Multimedia work, Non-profit Management, or Event Planning.  Take on themed projects that connect to your interests and abilities. Carolina for Kibera (CFK) is an internationally recognized nonprofit that develops local leaders, catalyzes positive change and alleviates poverty in the Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya.



We currently have no job openings in our Kenya office.



United States – Chapel Hill, NC

We currently have one opening in our US office, as described below.

Deputy Director

Carolina for Kibera seeks a confident, highly-motivated, dynamic, and results-driven leader to oversee and manage the U.S. office of Carolina for Kibera, Inc. (CFK) The Deputy Director reports directly to the Chairs of the Board and Executive Director, who is currently based in Kenya. The Deputy Director’s primary role is to oversee the fundraising, finance, and general administrative work of the organization in the U.S., managing risk as well as building systems, structures, and partnerships to prepare for future growth. The Deputy Director leads the management of the organization’s partnership with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, to include initiating, building and maintaining major research and volunteer opportunities with faculty, staff, and students.

The successful candidate will have experience successfully managing staff, interacting with a Board of Directors, fundraising, grant writing, budget management, and significant experience with non-profit operations. The CFK U.S. office is based in Chapel Hill, NC. For a full description of the Deputy Director position, please click here.

To apply: Submit a cover letter and resume via Recruiterbox by December 23. Please direct any questions regarding the application process to Nick Johnson at


We currently have no openings for internships at our US office.  If you would still like to express your interest in working with us, send a cover letter and resume/CV to