Career Opportunities

Join Our Team


Advancing the common good is about helping one person at a time and about creating change that benefits every member of the community. We are all connected and interdependent; we all win when a child succeeds in school, when families are financially stable, and when people are healthy.

At United Way of the Ozarks, we have a staff of dedicated employees to help us achieve our goals and fulfill our mission: to improve lives by raising funds and uniting support around our communities’ critical needs and red flags. To support the great work of our employees, we offer a competitive salary and a robust benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 403 (b) plan, life insurance, generous vacation, holiday pay, and paid sick time off. Additionally, United Way of the Ozarks offers:

  • Convenient downtown location with free parking.
  • Opportunities for professional development.
  • Paid volunteer time off.
  • An exceptional team of top-notch professionals that share your passion for strengthening our community.

United Way of the Ozarks is committed to creating and sustaining a culturally and ethnically diverse environment and to the principles that promote inclusive practices. We are dedicated to building a diverse staff with expertise and interest in serving our communities and encourage persons of all types of diverse backgrounds to apply.

Career Opportunities

Marketing and Communications Intern: We’re looking for a dynamic student to join our marketing and communications team. Here, you will gain a variety of marketing experience, while working for a well-known, community-based nonprofit organization.

Learn more by viewing our MarCom intern job description. Email cover letter and resume to Stacey Funderburk.


Volunteer opportunities

Reception Desk Volunteer: United Way of the Ozarks is seeking a volunteer/volunteers to assist with daily operations at our downtown Springfield headquarters. A minimum 3-month commitment is requested to ensure continuity of service for the UWO team and community. See the full job description and application instructions on our website.