Grassroots International

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Jobs at Grassroots

Thank you for your interest in working with us. Grassroots International’s success depends on our ability to hire talented people who are dedicated the mission of supporting global movements for resource and human rights.

Grassroots International is an equal opportunity employer based in Boston and values diversity.

Part-time Executive assistant

Grassroots International seeks an energetic, detail-oriented person to support executive leadership. The part-time (20 hours/week) Executive Assistant will assist and report to the Executive Director. This new position will be based in our Boston, MA, office, where our current staff of 12 full- and part-time employees is based. Learn more…

Part-time communications associate

Grassroots International seeks an experienced and detail-oriented individual to work as part of its communications team. The part-time (approximately 10 hours/week) Communications Associate will support the organization’s overall communications work and report to the Director of Development and Communications.  The position will be based in our Boston, MA office. Learn more…

Volunteer with Grassroots

Volunteering in our Boston office is a great way to be a part of Grassroots International’s work. We rely on the valuable support of our volunteers every day. We would love to have you be part of our team!

Over the years our Weekly Volunteers have worked intensively with our Development and Communications Department to assist with day-to-day operations by providing administrative and clerical support as well as assisting with research projects. Weekly Volunteer opportunities are offered on an as-needed basis.

our weekly volunteer slots for the summer are currently full. please check back in the fall.


  • A minimum commitment of three hours per week for at least two months during regular business hours (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm);
  • Ability to take direction and work independently and efficiently;
  • Some knowledge/comfort with office systems, Microsoft Office, and the Internet; and
  • A willingness to learn more about our work!