The San Antonio Council for International Visitors (SACIV) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3), founded in 1989, that facilitates short term professional exchanges for emerging distinguished international leaders, primarily selected by the US Department of State for the purpose of advancing US foreign policy goals and increasing mutual understanding. SACIV members have the opportunity to meet and host these international visitors, helping forge friendships and build bridges. In 2018, SACIV hosted 319 visitors from more than 90 countries, providing opportunities to the community for fostering economic development and cross-cultural understanding. SACIV aims to build international friendships, facilitate the exchange of ideas, foster cultural understanding, and promote San Antonio as an international city.
SACIV is seeking an individual with a passion for international affairs to assist the Executive Director with a variety of office tasks and special projects. Candidates should be creative, articulate, and dependable with excellent communication and organization skills. Those applying should have a strong interest in international relations and a self-starter initiative with an ability to work independently and with others. SACIV offers a flexible schedule of 40 hours a week, primarily working at our office, located at the Finesilver Building in downtown San Antonio.
Duties & Responsibilities
The Program Coordinator will be given extensive exposure to the workings of a nonprofit, access to a large network of global and local business, government, and academic leaders, and the opportunity to contribute to US international relations by engaging in citizen diplomacy. This position will provide networking opportunities with San Antonio leaders, through our professional contacts and member community, as well as with our international visitors from around the world.
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Please send your resume and a cover letter to Cecilia Cross.
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