Open Positions

Open Positions

Shanghai Young Bakers is hiring!
If you would like to join our team, for a full time position or a 6-month internship, please check out the opportunities below.
To apply, please send your CV to Include a cover email telling us more about your current situation, your reasons for wanting to join SYB, and any relevant qualifications or experience for the position. We look forward to hearing from you!

Full Time Position Opportunity


Program Director

The Program Director provides strategic support to the organization by leading and managing all training and educational aspects of the program, in coordination with the program educational partners and under the guidance of the Executive Director.
The Program Director should work towards maximizing the students’ training opportunities and facilitating their integration into the working world, in particular by ensuring (1) the charity nature of the program, (2) the high quality of the training, and (3) the long-term sustainability of the organization.
Time commitment: full time with some activities/meetings to be expected on weekends/evenings.
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Internship Opportunities

At Shanghai Young Bakers, interns actively engage in a growing international non-profit organisation, learn more about NGO operations in a Chinese environment, and directly contribute to turning an initially small project into a fully-fledged social enterprise. Work is based at Chi Heng Foundation’s Shanghai Office and is carried out in close cooperation with staff and volunteers from different nationalities, expertise and backgrounds.
The following opportunities open up every 6 months, generally around summer time and winter time. Send your application now to be considered for the next session!

Communication Coordinator

Shanghai Young Bakers strives to raise awareness about its actions, engage supporters and volunteers, promote its brand and give recognition to its partners, through a professional communication strategy.
The Communication Coordinator is in charge of designing and implementing SYB’s overall external communication strategy, under the guidance of the SYB program director and with the support of other SYB volunteers and staff.
Time commitment:  from Aug/Sept onwards, at least 24 hours per week, for at least 6 months.
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Partnerships Coordinator     

Shanghai Young Bakers relies on a network of sponsors and partners to operate its program. These include financial sponsors, hotel internship partners, in-kind donors, pro-bono service providers, as well as NGOs, schools and institutions who help ensure the quality of the program.
The Partnerships Coordinator intern will be in charge of nurturing and managing the strategic relationships with our current partners, and helping to promote their commitment to social responsibility through related communication work and events.
Time commitment: at least 4 days per week, from Aug/Sept onwards (6 months minimum).
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Promotion Coordinator

We are looking for a friendly and efficient bakery lover to join our multicultural team and help us promote our social enterprise activities! Tell the world about our public classes, assist with the French bakery workshops and trainings, and do good at the same time!
Some adjustments in the role may be made to better fit the candidate’s specific skills, interests and availability.
Time commitment: at least 4 days/week (including Saturdays) from Aug/Sept onwards, for a minimum period of 6 months.
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