Do you want to expand your horizon and become an active volunteer? Are you a student in Amsterdam and motivated to spread awareness and access to education to children in need? Take a look at the positions we have at the moment and e-mail if you have any questions.

Do you recognize yourself in the profile below? Are you enthusiastic about Students for Children? And do you like to contribute to making the future of kids in developing countries a bit brighter? Then apply! You can send your motivation letter and CV to and if you have any remaining questions feel free to shoot us a message. The position will be up until we have found a suitable candidate. Please consider that each board position takes up approximately 6 to 8 hours a week. Additionally, the vacancies are only dedicated to registered students living in Amsterdam and it is voluntary work, meaning not paid.

This is a combined role of treasury and acquisitions. In this role, you are responsible for the financial aspect of the foundation. You are in charge of soliciting potential partners and organizing fundraising activities for Students for Children. Additionally, you will be in charge of drawing up the budgets, the annual financial reports and the cash flows, such as collecting donations and the payment of the funded projects. You are also the authorized representative at ING bank. In coordination with the secretary, you provide the donation policy and communication with our donors.

– Management of financial resources
Develop acquisition strategies for fund development
– Administration of donator information
– Draw up budgets and annual reports
– Authorized representative at ING

Nuclear roles:
– Bookkeeping
– Maintain contact with partners creditors
– Provision of financial updates to the Board
– Maintaining the financial statement
– Responsible for the financial annual report
– Financial settlement of projects
– Information and receivables management of donors

Specific job profile:
– Structured and accurate
– Good writing skills
– Administrative knowledge
– High command of the English language
Interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with partners

General job profile:
– Affinity with development aid
– Being able to work independently within a group
– Enterprising and responsible
– Open and businesslike communication
– Sense of responsibility