Job Opportunities

Finance Assistant

Pearl S. Buck International has an immediate opening for a Finance Assistant.

Work Schedule:  24 hours per week – flexible schedule
Salary Range: Hourly; $15-$18 per hour
Status: Immediate start date desired

Position Summary:

Process gift entry, acknowledgements, pledges, donor lists, and statements, and invoices.

Coordinate state and federal registration reporting for charitable solicitation status and annual reports based upon state registration requirements. Support organizational initiatives to ensure goals and objectives are achieved.

Position Requirements:

  • High School Diploma
  • Data entry/database experience
  • Raisers Edge experience preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Valid PA Driver’s license and current personal vehicle insurance and the ability to drive during the workday as needed.

Resumes should be faxed to (215) 249-9657

Emailed to or mailed to Pearl S. Buck International, 520 Dublin Road, Perkasie, PA 18944 before September 10, 2021

Internship Opportunities

Pearl S. Buck International is committed to supporting the development of students pursuing higher education degrees. Currently, only non-paid internships are available. Please contact Jill Reeder at for more information.

Pearl S. Buck International offers a stimulating work environment in a tranquil and historic setting, convenient to locations in Bucks and Montgomery Counties. People who want to make a difference in the world find extra satisfaction in working with a team who carry on Pearl S. Buck’s legacy of bridging cultures and changing lives.

Volunteer Taking Action Tour Facilitator Opportunities

Pearl S. Buck International is seeking new volunteer facilitators to greet visitors and lead the Pearl S. Buck: Taking Action Tour at the Pearl S. Buck House, a National Historic Landmark.  Through the use of story-telling, dialogue and questioning techniques, facilitate conversations focused on relevant social issues.  Relate Pearl S. Buck’s personal experiences, writings and humanitarian works to current-day issues. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer tour facilitator or just want to learn more, call 215-249-0100.


  • Complete the Facilitator Training Program with an assigned mentor
  • Participate in on-going continuing education/training programs
  • Choose Taking Action tour times from the master schedule
  • Arrive 15 minutes prior to your tour time
  • Facilitate tours in accordance with museum standards by being factual, friendly and firmly in control of your group
  • Provide tour feedback to the Museum Curator, as requested
  • Participate in re-certification at required times


  • Possess interpersonal skills with an emphasis on communication and public speaking
  • Be proficient in using questioning techniques to facilitate discussion
  • Desirable attributes include being friendly, detail oriented, organized, self-motivated, innovative, articulate, reliable, and a team-player


The Pearl S. Buck House, a National Historic Landmark

The Pearl S. Buck National Historic Landmark Home is unique in that it is one of few sites which, in addition to being a house museum, is actively continuing the work of its founder. While telling Pearl S. Buck’s extraordinary story, her house ultimately serves as a means to create a dialogue of relevant social issues. Docent-led Historical and Facilitator-led tours are offered.