Positions in China

In collaboration with our partner Insitute in Shanghai, we offer positions to those who wish to gain first-hand experience working in China's nascent non-profit sector. This can take the form of full-time, part-time, interns or volunteers.

We are also recruiting a team of NextLeaders who are eager and motivated to start a charitable project in China.

Please check the current opening on our partner's website here. (External link to China Development Briefing, an online magazine)


Minimal Requirements for non-Chinese nationals:

1.    Proficient in English and Chinese (HSK Level 5 or above for non-native Chinese speakers).

2.    Familiar with the structure and function of non-profit organisations, including branding and fundraising strategies.

3.    Experienced in dealing with multiple stakeholders.

4.    Priority is given to those with knowledge and background in finance.


Please Note:

1.    Internships are three months at maximum, afterwards satisfactory interns can choose to become full-time or part-time employees.

2.    Working hours are flexible for full-time employees.

3.    There are 15 days of paid holiday for full-time employees.

4.    We will take care of work permit requirements for satisfactory employees.


How to apply: 

Please follow the links on the specific job description pages. 

If you want to join us as an officer without a portfolio, please tell us why and what do you want to do at join@chinanext.org.


ChinaNext Foundation will not provide a significant financial reward. Instead, we will give you the opportunity to make a lasting impact in China, one of the most important countries in the world. Your work with us will develop ChinaNext Foundation into an influential organisation internationally, and your efforts will help establish effective social programme leaders and reliable non-profit networks in China.