The 53rd Week seeks an Operations Manager

The 53rd Week is a non-profit organization that maximizes the impact of short-term volunteer initiatives through innovation, research and advocacy with a current focus on communities in the Dominican Republic.


  • Build innovative, community-driven programs:Our volunteers collaborate with local community leaders to prioritize health needs and develop strategies to meet them
  • Demonstrate outcomes: With our partners, we measure the impact of our programs and adjust our strategies to ensure our work makes a difference
  • Advocate for responsible volunteerism: Using our findings, we empower students and young professionals to build their short-term, socially responsible volunteer programs.



We are currently looking for volunteers to fill the following positions (minimum of 1 year commitment):

Organization Manager (10 hours a week)

We are looking for an individual with a background in organizational management, preferably with non-profit management experience, to assist in overseeing operations. This individual will be responsible for managing and tracking the logistics of our existing research and innovation projects and overseeing our volunteer pool. A background in aspects of project / program management (planning, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation) is essential. Other desired skills include human resource planning and management, budgeting and financing, non-profit operations, and organizational development. Previous global health experience ideal.

To apply, send CV and letter of interest introducing yourself to

We look forward to hearing from you!

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