Krochet Kids intl. is a cause-driven lifestyle brand that is working to empower people to rise above poverty. With current programs in Northern Uganda and Peru, the organization enacts economic development programs to create unique, hand signed products, allowing each customer to know the person behind their product and the impact it is making.
At Krochet Kids international we are always on the lookout for new energy and support for our work. Interns play a key role in helping us further what we do as an organization and in expanding our ability to fulfill our mission: to empower people to rise above poverty.
-‐ Quality Control: (90% of workload)
o Check all products for quality. This includes, but is not limited to,
crocheted hats, tailored hats, scarves, headbands, ties, laptop cases,
and labels. (You will be trained.)
o Clearly articulate changes to be made by crocheter/tailor to achieve
quality. (You will be trained).
o Participate in Weekly Group Leader Meetings o Insure the collection of weekly production.
o Fulfill Quality Reporting Requirements
-‐ Production Operations: (10% of workload)
o Assist the Production Manager in scheduling, communication, and
management of production systems and output.
o Participate in the import / export and procurement processes of
Krochet Kids Uganda.
o Learn what it takes to manage a business in a developing nation at US
The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and organizational skills, proven strong self-‐initiative and ability to problem solve independently, and an interest in our products and quality-‐control procedures. Furthermore, the individual will have interest in production management, procurement, and/or logistics. Ideally, the candidate will have international travel experience and be well versed in the history and current events of Northern Uganda.
Please visit our website for more information on Krochet Kids Intl. and the change we are making in the world at http://www.krochetkids.org
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Interns at Krochet Kids Intl. get a behind-the-scenes look at nonprofit/social enterprise work on every level, and are crucial to what we do. We love our interns! By working at Krochet Kids Uganda, you get a first hand look at the deep impact we are making by working with our ladies, and you get to spend sixth months in beautiful Africa!