Careers

We, the staff of Special Olympics Missouri, believe in the following guiding values, which are engrained in the way we think and act:
Accountability * Excellence * Integrity * Optimism * Unity
These beliefs guide our choices and define for us integrity and the right course of action that bond us together as TEAM SOMO.

Special Olympics Missouri is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

OPEN POSITIONS: 

Chief Development Officer

Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) seeks a Chief Development Officer responsible for growing revenue through collaborative partnerships to support individuals with intellectual disabilities served in Missouri. Responsibilities will include leading development efforts of the entire development team. Bachelor’s Degree along with seven years’ fund development experience with proven success. Click for job announcement and application. Send resume, application and salary requirements to hammann@somo.org.

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Internships

Special Olympics Missouri is a highly collaborative organization. We seek to provide a learning environment that will prepare college student interns for the real world job market upon graduation. Our internships offer tangible, resume building skill development in a variety of fields. Internship opportunities are available to current college students each semester and in the summer. Click here for current internship opportunities and application information.

 

Is Special Olympics Missouri Right for You? We encourage you to apply if:

  • You have experience successfully working alongside a team of diverse and determined individuals
  • You understand the importance of relationships as the secret sauce
  • You're a self-starter and committed to the greater good
  • You drive for results, are bottom-line oriented, and steadfastly push yourself and others for results
  • You are a process-driven leader who gets things done and gets more out of fewer resources
  • You enjoy navigating challenges and being solution oriented.
  • You're an out-of-the-box thinker who thrives on innovation to ensure mission success
  • You're generous with your time and enjoy flexibility
  • You're an exceptional team player with a great work ethic
  • You enjoy giving unwavering attention to detail and possess high levels of organization