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Hiring: Assistant to Executive Director, CandleX (Volunteer)

Looking for a volunteer position with a fast growing non-profit in Beijing? We are a mental health focused organziation promoting awareness for depression and bipolar disorder in Beijing. Additionally, we provide social support to the international community residing in Beijing.

Characteristics of this position

It's one of the most dymanic positions in the organizaiton that allows you to see the overall operation of CandleX, explore your own interests, and gives you space to develop concrete skills.

Our Team

You will be working with a team of 10 people from all over the world. This is a team of talents, skills, and most importantly, easy-going, supportive and fun as key characters of the engine!

We value professionalism to the core! That means everyone that you will be working with has demonstrated their commitment, their problem solving skills, reliability and team spirit.

You know the saying, “A little gall spoils a great deal of honey”? at least that’s what baidu tells us!

So yes, we are demanding of whom we work with, even it’s a volunteer position. But once you are in, you are family. We joke, we take care of each other, and we make sure we grow together!

Some of us are spare time dancers, musicians, casual comedians. So expect life to be fun working on depression! You will be busy, like happy busy. Nobody gets burnt out here. It’s simply against our mental health rule!


Personal growth is our key principle. We believe an organization that gives space for personal development will grow naturally.

You decide what your role is! Try it out with us: communications, graphic designs, public speaking, event organizing, partnership building, editing, coordination. None of them interests you? Create your own here!

Try them all, make mistakes! Find one thing that clicks with you here!

(Also, you’ve guessed it. If we don’t offer money, we’d better offer something right?!)

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