PBP Jobs and Internships

Individual Giving Internship — Winter 2017

Individual Giving Internship The internship is ideal for individuals interested in exploring the potential of participatory democracy, learning nonprofit development and fundraising skills and gain professional experience with a growing nonprofit organization. The position(s) will be based in our Brooklyn, NY location. Responsibilities: Assist with our internal participatory budgeting process (called PB2) including mobilizing our…

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Board Member Volunteer Opportunity for Leading Democracy Organization

The Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) is seeking new Board Members to help lead a growing movement for grassroots democracy. We are looking for a few new Board Members to play a key role in building a sustainable foundation for the organization and the participatory budgeting (PB) movement. We are especially interested in candidates who have…

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Community Engagement Coordinator (Greensboro)

We’re looking for one more superstar to join our team! The Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) is a nonprofit organization that empowers people across the US and Canada to decide together how to spend public money. We create and support participatory budgeting (PB) processes that deepen democracy, build stronger communities, and make public budgets more equitable…

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City of Seattle is Hiring a PB Coordinator!

This Spring we worked with Seattle Councilmember Nick Licata to form a Participatory Budgeting Committee and develop a proposal for PB in Seattle. These advocacy efforts inspired Seattle Mayor Ed Murray to approve a citywide youth PB process to begin this fall. PB will fund at least $500,000 in city improvement projects developed by and…

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Internship Posting: Technology Intern (Oakland)

  TECHNOLOGY INTERNSHIP: PBP is seeking a Technology Intern to lead the development of new and existing technology to improve PBP’s ability to track the impacts of PB in local communities and to better engage end users of civic engagement platforms. The ideal candidate will be eager to break down complex problems, research viable solutions, and…

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Internship Posting: Program Interns (Oakland and Brooklyn)

  BROOKLYN INTERNSHIP: The Program Intern will be based out of our Brooklyn office, and will regularly engage with PBP project staff across the U.S. to improve our evolving suite of participatory budgeting materials and tailor them for use in local communities. RESPONSIBILITIES Prepare content for PB educational, outreach and project management materials, including info…

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Job Posting: Event Coordinator Boston

2016 International Participatory Budgeting Conference We are seeking a part-time Event Coordinator to work with staff, partners, and volunteers to plan and implement PBP’s 4th International Conference on Participatory Budgeting in North America. The conference will bring together about 300 practitioners, researchers, organizers, and community leaders interested in learning more about participatory budgeting (PB) and making…

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Communications Internship Posting

The Communications Intern will be based out of our Brooklyn office, reporting to our Communications Director. The intern will assist in generating content to engage and equip PBP’s community of PB practitioners, local participants, and supporters. ABOUT THE PARTICIPATORY BUDGETING PROJECT The Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) is a non-profit organization that empowers people across the…

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PBP News: Big Award for Boston, Your Vote Results, Job Openings!

We’re warmly embracing democracy this July! We’ve watched Boston generate stellar results in its youth PB process, had a very successful benefit and PB2 ballot of our own, and are looking for two new members to join our team in Greensboro, North Carolina! Get these updates in your inbox: Signup for our newsletter 1. Award…

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