Job Listings

Thanks for your interest in working for the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition. We are currently seeking candidates for the following positions:

Government Relations Manager

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is seeking an experienced, detail-oriented professional for the position of Government Relations Manager. The Government Relations Manager will join a talented and high-performing team responsible for USGLC’s outreach to Capitol Hill and the Administration about the importance of U.S. global leadership and a strong and effective International Affairs Budget. The position is based in Washington, D.C.

Responsibilities

  • Support USGLC’s Budget Related Advocacy Activities. Work with Government Relations teammates to develop and execute strategies to strengthen USGLC’s advocacy around the International Affairs Budget. Activities include:
    • Coordinating with coalition members on budget advocacy-related activities;
    • Drafting related materials for internal and external audiences;
    • Assisting with scheduling, logistical, and other support for related meetings and events.
  • Advocacy and Engagement with Congress. Work with Government Relations teammates to maintain and grow congressional support for the International Affairs Budget and relevant global development legislation. Activities include:
    • Developing relationships with House and Senate offices;
    • Assisting in planning and execution of Capitol Hill lobby days and events;
    • Preparing written materials for both internal and external audiences (talking points, draft letters, event memos, fact sheets);
    • Monitoring congressional hearings and track legislation and briefings.
  • Research and Analysis. Track and analyze relevant budget, legislative, and policy initiatives. Activities include:
    • Assisting in tracking and analysis of International Affairs Budget throughout budget and appropriations process;
    • Preparing written materials for both internal and external audiences (legislative summaries, budget analysis, fact sheets, talking points).

Requirements

At a minimum, candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree in public policy, government relations, foreign policy, international relations or a similar subject. Given the importance of building congressional support for the U.S. International Affairs Budget and programs, this position requires 3-5 years of experience in government relations, including knowledge of Capitol Hill and an understanding of the federal budget and appropriations process. Congressional or campaign experience is a plus. Strong analytical, writing, and communication skills are required. Limited travel is expected.

Compensation

Competitive salary will be offered, commensurate with experience and qualifications. The USGLC also provides a package of benefits, including health and disability insurance, retirement plan, paid annual and sick leave and federal holidays.

About the USGLC

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is a broad-based influential network of 500 businesses and NGOs; national security and foreign policy experts; and business, faith-based, academic and community leaders in all 50 states who support a civilian-led approach of elevating diplomacy and development alongside defense in order to build a better, safer world.

To Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to jobs@usglc.org. Please reference “Government Relations Manager” in the subject line. Short listed candidates will be contacted. No calls please.

Outreach Assistant – Field

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is seeking an Outreach Assistant to work with the Outreach Team to expand the USGLC’s state-based coalitions to support our educational and advocacy efforts. The position will report to the National Outreach Director and reside in Washington, D.C.

Responsibilities

  • Assist and support Regional Field Managers and Directors in the implementation and follow-up of all educational and advocacy efforts in specified states.
  • Expand grasstop network in states by assisting in identification and recruitment of influential business, civic, military, academic and faith-based leaders to support USGLC’s efforts.
  • Support engagement of USGLC’s state networks and assist in execution of small and large education events and programs; and on-going communications.
  • Schedule and organize in-district meetings with USGLC state leaders and policymakers.
  • Coordinate state leaders to contact policymakers during key legislative deliberations.
  • Conduct and succinctly write research and memoranda for internal and external consumption in support of field activities.

Requirements

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in political science, public policy, international relations or another related field.
  • One plus years of experience in a political campaign and/or issue-advocacy settin
  • Presidential, Senatorial, and/or Congressional campaign experience is highly desirable.
  • Strong knowledge of international relations as well as a demonstrated ability to organize high-level individuals in advocacy effort
  • Demonstrated abilities in planning meetings and large events, as well as organizing and training skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to draft language that effectively communicates complex issues to a broad audience.
  • Experience with Salesforce or similar database is preferred.
  • Ability to proactively engage prominent leaders in the political, business, faith-based, military, academic, and civic communit
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced, fluid and flexible team environment.
  • Ability and desire to travel domestically as needed.

Compensation

Competitive salary will be offered, commensurate with experience and qualifications. The USGLC also provides a package of benefits, including health and disability insurance, retirement plan, paid annual and sick leave and federal holidays.

About the USGLC

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is a broad-based influential network of 500 businesses and NGOs; national security and foreign policy experts; and business, faith-based, academic and community leaders in all 50 states who support a civilian-led approach of elevating diplomacy and development alongside defense in order to build a better, safer world.

To Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to Carey Campbell at jobs@usglc.org. Please reference “Outreach Assistant” in the subject line. Short listed candidates will be contacted. No calls please.

Outreach Assistant – Strategic Initiatives

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is seeking an experienced campaign and grassroots professional to assist in our efforts to educate and inform U.S. congressional and presidential candidates and campaign staff in the 2018 and 2020 election cycles, and expand our network of influential business, national security, humanitarian and foreign policy leaders who support elevating diplomacy and development alongside defense. The position will reside in Washington, D.C.

Responsibilities

  • Research networks of influencers and prominent advisors of the current Administration.
  • Assist Impact 2018 and 2020 initiatives by researching, monitoring, and tracking U.S. Congressional and presidential campaigns, and senior staff positions for engagement by USGLC network.
  • Track and monitor statements and policy positions of elected officials and candidates both in formal policy documents, event appearances, and televised debates.
  • Assist and support the Field Team in the implementation and follow-up of all educational and advocacy efforts in specified states, including small and large-scale events and programs and on-going communications.
  • Conduct and succinctly write research and memoranda for internal and external consumption in support of outreach activities.

Requirements

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in political science, public policy, international relations or another related field.
  • One cycle of experience in a political campaign; presidential, senatorial, and/or congressional campaign experience is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of international relations and interest in foreign policy.
  • Interest and passion in political campaigns and elections.
  • Highly organized and skilled communication abilities.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced, fluid and flexible team environment.
  • Willingness to schedule and support meetings with prominent state and political leaders.

Compensation

Competitive salary will be offered, commensurate with experience and qualifications. The USGLC also provides a package of benefits, including health and disability insurance, retirement plan, paid annual and sick leave and federal holidays.

About the USGLC

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is a broad-based influential network of 500 businesses and NGOs; national security and foreign policy experts; and business, faith-based, academic and community leaders in all 50 states who support a civilian-led approach of elevating diplomacy and development alongside defense in order to build a better, safer world.

To Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to Matt Moore at jobs@usglc.org. Please reference “Outreach Assistant – Strategic Initiatives” in the subject line. Short listed candidates will be contacted. No calls please.

 

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We offer fall, spring, and summer internship opportunities in communications, government relations, national outreach, and policy.

 

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