Volunteer jobs in business, management and IT
VSO offers programmes in Africa and Asia that maximise the skills of business and management professionals.
You’ll be helping small-to-medium-sized businesses run better. That might mean making more money, or it might mean becoming more sustainable. You could also be working with vulnerable groups to ensure that their voices are being heard and that they have access to the same rights as others in their community.
Business, management and IT roles
- We recruit the following management, business and IT specialisms:
- Business managers
- Financial managers
- HR managers
- IT professionals
- Organisational development advisers
- Small business advisers
"“The confidence I have gained from this experience will definitely help me be much bolder in future career decisions."
Greg Gugnoll – corporate volunteer, Bangladesh
Corporate employee volunteering opportunities
Knowledge Exchange is VSO's corporate volunteering offer. We partner with private sector businesses, supporting them to build staff engagement and reduce poverty through employee volunteering. Find out what VSO Knowledge Exchange offers businesses.
Stories from VSO business, management and IT volunteers
Growing together in Bangladesh
Volunteer Liz Hunt, an employee of Syngenta, discusses her role supporting VSO's 'Growing Together' programme - working to increase the skills and abilities of 10,000 small-scale rice, potato and vegetable farmers in the Rangpur and Dinajpur districts of north western Bangladesh.
Identifying training needs in Tanzania
"The confidence I have gained from this experience is something that will definitely help me"
|Private sector engagement and Youth entrepreneurship Adviser||Zimbabwe||20 Jan 2019|
|Communications & Marketing Adviser||Tanzania||28 Feb 2019|
|Financial management Adviser||Tanzania||26 Nov 2018|
|Capacity Building Advisor – Education Programmes||Various Countries||31 Mar 2019|
|Community Development Specialist – Education Programmes||Various Countries||31 Mar 2019|
|Financial management Adviser||Tanzania||31 Mar 2019|
|Business Management Adviser||Tanzania||31 Mar 2019|
|Private Sector Engagement Specialist||31 Oct 2019|
|Technical Vocational Training Adviser||31 Dec 2019|
How we support you
Throughout your journey with VSO, we’ll give you comprehensive financial, personal and professional support. Our financial package includes a local living allowance, return flights, accommodation, insurance and more. We'll provide you with extensive training before your placement and our offices in each of the countries we work in and our local partners will provide ongoing support while you are overseas.