Professional Opportunities

Special Olympics is a sports organization, but it's also much more. We are a global movement helping to transform the lives of children and adults with intellectual disabilities and build communities of unity and inclusion all over the world.

A Rewarding Experience

Working at Special Olympics is an energizing, healthful and joyful experience.

Special Olympics offers an excellent benefits program that includes health insurance, life insurance and a company-funded pension plan.

Our Opportunities

Positions posted below are only for opportunities available with Special Olympics International, which is based in Washington, D.C, and has offices in seven countries.

In addition, there are over 200 separate accredited Special Olympics offices around the world. For opportunities at those other U.S. or international offices of Special Olympics, get in touch with a Special Olympics office near you.

Special Olympics is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Openings with Special Olympics International

Business Services
Community Impact
Development
    Finance And Accounting
    Global Development and Government Relations
    Legal
    Research and Evaluation  
    Internships  

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    The Christmas Records TrustFunding Special Olympics work worldwide.Learn More »


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    Annenberg FoundationSupports our goals for coaches’ excellence.Learn More »


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    Bank of AmericaSupports Special Olympics Team USA.Learn More »


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    Coca-ColaOfficial global partner of Special Olympics.
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    ESPNWorldwide support for Unified Sports.Learn More »


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    EssilorOfficial global supplier of ophthalmic lenses.Learn More »


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    Health One GlobalGlobal health data technology partner.Learn More »


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    Hear the WorldSupplies hearing aids to our athletes.Learn More »


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    AIPSGlobal Impact Partner for Special Olympics.Learn More »


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    Lions ClubSupports access to quality eye care.Learn More »


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    MattelSupports various youth programs.Learn More »


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    MTM RecognitionSupplier of awards and medals for our athletes.Learn More »


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    Perfect Sense DigitalSpecial Olympics' leading digital partner.Learn More »


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    Procter & GambleProvides marketing campaigns that support our athletes.Learn More »


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    SafewayRaises funds and awareness for people with disabilities.Learn More »


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    SàfiloSupplies optical frames and sunglasses.Learn More »


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    UNICEFProvides greater inclusion of children with disabilities.Learn More »


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    Y&RPowering our global youth marketing campaign.Learn more »


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    A Powerful Prescription

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