At TEDxVilnius 2016: hide and seek, we had a wall, where we invited all enthusiastic, willing and experienced attendees to join Lithuanian NGOs and use their professional skills in developing them. We are happy that we have gathered a lot of contacts and NGOs will get a chance to thrive with the help of TEDxVilnius enthusiasts. And although the event is over, we still invite you to join the innitiative. Here is the list of NGOs which look for people. If interested in any of the position, just email giedre.rutkauskaite@gmail.com with the name of NGO and Job position and she will get back to you with more details.

1. HOMO EMINENS | www.homoeminens.com

HE is a strategy and innovation consultancy looking at products and services from the humanities point of view. We are putting business, organizational and societal problems into context and solving them from the user perspective. We are involved in social, cultural and educational projects that pursues our vision of helping humanities to solve real life problems.

Looking for: Conference Manager

Job description:

  • Create sustainable innovation themed content through humanities
  • Coordinate conference speakers and attendants
  • Disseminate project results

Duration: 1 month

Expected starting time: September

Working hours: 20 per week

2. STUDIO OF SOCIAL IDEAS, COOLUKIS INITIATIVE | www.coolukis.lt

Our organisation is currently running a social initiative which seeks to promote a healthy, sustainable lifestyle and reduce social exclusion of the elderly through garden sharing and growing food together. Elderly people share their land and gardening experience with participants, while young people provide companionship for their hosts.

Looking for: Business strategist with a passion for social innovation

Job description:

  • Identify potential business partners

  • Develop strategy to contact businesses and secure partnerships

  • Consult on developing a sustainable social enterprise  business model

Duration: 2-3 months

Expected starting time: As soon as possible

Working hours: 2 hours per week

3. CAPITAL RUNNERS | www.capitalrunners.lt

We are the runners of Vilnius city, a member of global urban runners’ community “Bridge the Gap”. Simply, people who love active life, discover new places while running together, pulse with the city and live up all unique experiences we create ourselves. Every Wednesday 6:30 pm we run various streets of Vilnius.

Looking for: Fashion designer

Job description:

  • Plan and develop brandbook, range of stylish sportswear and accessories for the running crew
  • Create wearable brand guidelines
  • Manage design to production process

Duration: 2 months

Expected starting time: April

Working hours: 4-5 hours per week

4. WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM "GLOBAL SHAPERS" | www.globalshapers.org/hubs/vilnius

The Global Shapers Community is a network of Hubs developed and led by young people who are exceptional in their potential, their achievements and drive to make a communal contribution. The Global Shapers Vilnius Community is shaping the environment in Education, Innovation, Youth Politics and empowerment of Women in ICT; also runs "City Alumni" project.

Looking for: "City Alumni" project development and partnerships manager

Job description:

  • Build targeted partnerships to expand the City Alumni network
  • Communicate with the existing communities
  • Plan and execute events

Duration: 6-12 months

Expected starting time: April

Working hours: 8 hours per week

5-7. JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT LITHUANIA | www.lja.lt

Junior Achievement Lithuania – member of Junior Achievement network that was founded in 1919 by three entrepreneurs in the USA. Its education programmes for entrepreneurship, work readiness and financial literacy reaches more than 10 million young people in nearly 120 countries, including over 20 000 students from over 300 high schools in Lithuania.

Looking for: Student Company Mentor (businessman or business owner)

Job description:

  • Consult pupils on their business strategy regularly (1-2 meetings a month)
  • Help to prepare for Student Company Fair

Duration: one school year

Expected starting time: September/October

Working hours: 1-2 meeting a month

Looking for: Graphic designer

Job description:

  • Design event posters, banners
  • Help with visual materials for social media (Facebook) and website

Duration: 6-12 months

Expected starting time: September

Working hours: 1-2 hours per week

Looking for: Sponsor Seeker

Job description: 

  • Find ONE new sponsor

Duration: Result-based job

Expected starting time: As soon as possible

Working hours: N/A

8. MAISTO BANKAS | www.maistobankas.lt

Maisto bankas operates across Lithuania as a mediator collecting donated food from producers, retailers, general public and providing them to the poor through the network of social non-profits; they latter ensure that donated foodstuffs reach beneficiaries in need.

Looking for: Human Resource Manager

Job description:

  • Revise and update job descriptions of each employee
  • Create job descriptions for voluntary positions
  • Create KPI system for employees

Duration: 6 months

Expected starting time: As soon as possible

Working hours: 6 hours per week

9-10. GLOBAL LITHUANIAN LEADERS | www.lithuanianleaders.org

Global Lithuanian Leaders is the high impact network of Lithuania-connected professionals around the world. 700 members in 45 countries are networking and contributing to the success of Lithuania’s global stand: help to attract foreign investments, advice to growing companies, share experiences. We have number of programs and events throughout a year.

Looking for: Graphic designer

Job description:

  • Shape GLL visual identity
  • Create attractive visuals GLL network

Duration: 3-12 months

Expected starting time: April

Working hours: 3-5 hours per week

Looking for: Communications Adviser

Job description:

  • Build and implement GLL Membership promotion campaigns
  • Lead communications strategy for GLL programs
  • Implement communication campaigns

Duration: 3-12 months

Expected starting time: April

Working hours: 5-8 hours per week

11-12. MALTIEČIAI (ORDER OF MALTA RELIEF ORGANISATION IN LITHUANIA) | www.maltieciai.lt

Maltiečiai is part of one of the oldest NGO working around the world. In Lithuania we provide various programs and projects for most vulnerable groups of our society: sick, poor elderly people; social excluded families and children; handicapped persons.

Looking for: Sponsorship-Membership program

Job description:

  • Develop and manage new fundraising tool
  • Create marketing strategy and implement Sponsorship-Membership program
  • Evaluate legal framework

Duration: 3-6 months

Expected starting time: As soon as possible

Working hours: 16 hours per week

Looking for: Brandbook Creator

Job description:

  • Evaluate current branding
  • Analyse programs and projects
  • Create locally unified branding

Duration: 1-3 months

Expected starting time: As soon as possible

Working hours: Up to the person

13-15. RAUDONOS NOSYS GYDYTOJAI KLOUNAI (RED NOSES Clowndoctors) | www.raudonosnosys.lt

The NGO “RAUDONOS NOSYS Gydytojai klounai” was established in 2010 and is working on weekly basis in Lithuanian children hospitals ever since. We provide programmes that involve visits of professionally trained clowndoctors. The visits aid in healing young patients with positive power of hope and humour.

Looking for: Donor hospitality programme developer

Job description:

  • Prepare welcome packages for new donors
  • Create and develop engagement tools – events, story sharing, branded gifts and etc.
  • Develop RAUDONOS NOSYS stakeholders community

Duration: 6-12 months

Expected starting time: As soon as possible

Working hours: 4-8 hours per week

Looking for: Clown lifestyle designer

Job description:

  • Develop and organize a PR campaign
  • Create individual public image of each clown
  • Organize photo shoots, write articles, posts and stories

Duration: 2-4 months

Expected starting time: April or August

Working hours: 8 hours per week

Looking for: Team supervisor

Job description:

  • Consult our team on organizational development
  • Establish new inner communication system
  • Support in implementing good governance

Duration: 6-12 months

Expected starting time: May

Working hours: 2-4 hours per month

16. GERI NORAI LT | www.gerinorai.lt

An organisation is focused on NGO-business partnership and accelerating social business in Lithuania. Geri Norai LT is a co-founder of a first social business accelerator "Socifaction".

Looking for: Digital designer, Photographer

Job description:

  • Create digital design solutions
  • Implement photography projects
  • Create a marketing plan

Duration: 8 months

Expected starting time: May

Working hours: 2-4 hours per week

17. VšĮ SOCIALINIS VEIKSMAS | www.savanoriai.org

We work in the field of volunteering for more than 10 years, ensuring that as many people as possible would have an opportunity to volunteer and learn from this experience. We work with people who want to volunteer, with NGO‘s that involve volunteers and we promote volunteering among business companies

Looking for: Advisory Board Member (Business field)

Job description:

  • Advice on new social business project>
  • Set up marketing strategy
  • Develop sales plan

Duration: 1 year

Expected starting time: May

Working hours: Flexible (1-2 hours per month)