The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is seeking a Program Assistant to work alongside our Program Team to assist in planning and implementing the USGLC’s state-based events. This position will be responsible for assisting in the planning and execution of the USGLC’s small and large scale events in nearly 30 states across the country and in D.C., as well as the signature events including the annual Tribute Dinner and State Leaders Summit. The position will be part of the Program Team, report to the Program Director and reside in Washington, D.C.
The position requires at least 2 years of advance experience and/or event planning; campaign advance/scheduling experience a plus. Strong project management, organizational and communication skills are required. Interest in foreign policy is a plus. Limited travel is expected. Ideal candidate will have high attention to detail, be self-motivated and expertise working with Microsoft Office. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required.
Please email a cover letter and a resume to [email protected]. Please reference “Program Assistant” in the subject line. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted. No calls please.
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.
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.