Global Program Intern

Thistle Farms has a retail and programmatic relationship with our 36 international artisans partners. This internship will support the team with administrative tasks, research, and data collection. 

Reports to: the Director of Global

Addressing sexual exploitation, trafficking, and extreme poverty through an aligned network of artisan survivor enterprises supporting women’s dignity and economic freedom. The Global Department has a retail relationship with our 36 Global Partners, along with a programmatic relationship. Our goal is through international business development and networking, creating a marketplace that is more open and accessible to women artisans around the world. 


  • Support Global Programs Team with daily administrative tasks 
  • Research and development of New Global Partners 
  • Support Monitoring and Evaluation Collecting with Global Partners 
  • Assisting with Global Programmatic duties 
    • Network Management
    • Content Collection and Coordination
    • Network and create connections with other leaders in the Women's Business Development initiatives / Community 
  • Assist Inventory Team when product is received at Warehouse 

 Essential physical job functions for Thistle Farms Global interns

  • Be able to bend, stand, pick up and reach arms above head
  • Be able to lift 15 lbs. Regularly

Other Explanation:

  • 20 hours a week (Office hours in Nashville, TN /option for remote on case by case basis)
  • Weekly check in with intern supervisor
  • Intern applicants should be a student receiving course credit for their work.
  • There will be no benefits provided (e.g. health insurance, PTO, or 401k) for this intern position.