Employment opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment at Unbound. Our staff members are co-creators of a dynamic, international sponsorship organization that has been serving children, youth and the aging in developing countries since 1981. If you have a heart for working with families living in poverty, and the experience and skills for any job opening below, we encourage you to apply.


Bilingual Sponsor Services Phone Liaison

Unbound is seeking a bilingual phone liaison for our Sponsor Services department. This position represents Unbound by phone (inbound and outbound), email, mail, and instant messaging. It addresses the concerns and interests of sponsors and donors and nurtures the sponsor experience with Unbound. This position must provide excellent customer service. It serves sponsors and/or donors in both English and Spanish.

Incumbent must have 3+ years of customer service experience, excellent customer service skills and experience with proven results. Incumbent must possess the ability to listen to clients and resolve concerns while maintaining composure and professionalism, excellent organizational skills, and excellent writing skills. The position requires the ability to multitask (talk on the phone and type on the computer at the same time), work on a team and be a team player while working independently, understand and follow through on instructions, type 45 to 50 wpm and have strong computer skills in a Windows environment. Fluency in English and Spanish required as position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills in both languages.

Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required, 3+ years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred qualifications: College degree preferred.

Salary and benefits: Salary DOE. Excellent benefit package: Health, Dental, Life, AD&D, STD, LTD and 403(b) with generous paid-time-off allotment.

Submit cover letter, resume AND salary requirements to: Unbound HR, 1 Elmwood Ave., Kansas City, KS 66103; fax 913.384.2211; or e-mail in Word or PDF format to [email protected].


Senior Web Developer

Unbound is seeking a Senior Web Developer to work with our Marketing and Communications team in our Outreach Department.

The Senior Web Developer’s primary responsibility is to develop and implement Unbound web properties, with special focus on enhancing user experience. This individual is responsible for leading the design and production of necessary assets for the Unbound website, the Unbound blog, email templates and other digital materials, implementing industry best practices and emerging technologies. The Senior Web Developer will play an important role in developing and implementing interactive media, helping resolve challenges related to the website user experience and front-end functionality, and ensuring the effectiveness, quality and consistency of the organization’s presence on the Web while adhering to established Unbound brand standards and guidelines.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university and at least five (5) years professional experience in web design and development or equivalent related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Advanced knowledge of HTML web technologies, web design and graphics.
  • Knowledge of UI design and usability.
  • Knowledge of responsive design implementation.
  • Familiar with web standards and cross-browser development, cross-platform issues, graphic file formats for web and image optimization.
  • Advanced technology skills including proficiency in: Adobe Creative Cloud including Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator and HTML5/CSS3. jQuery and JavaScript knowledge is a plus.
  • Extensive knowledge of content management systems. Experience with Sitecore is a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills with the ability to take direction, work well independently and in a team environment.
  • Proven ability to work in collaboration with both marketing and technical team members.
  • An understanding of the development lifecycle of web and mobile applications, including the server-side rendering process.
  • Knowledge of version control systems, such as Git.
  • Familiarity with and experience using CSS frameworks such as Bootstrap and Foundation.
  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate about technical matters in layman’s terms as well as clearly articulate thoughts, vision and direction.

Salary and benefits: Salary DOE. Excellent benefit package: Health, Dental, Life, AD&D, STD, LTD and 403(b) with generous paid-time-off allotment.

Submit cover letter, resume AND salary requirements to: Unbound HR, 1 Elmwood Ave., Kansas City, KS 66103; fax 913.384.2211; or e-mail in Word or PDF format to [email protected].