ONE is a global campaign and advocacy organization with over nine million members from around the world who are committed to the fight against extreme poverty and preventable disease, particularly in Africa. We hold world leaders to account for the promises made to the poorest, and we press them to support better policies and aid that is more effective. We also work with leaders in Africa to support greater democracy, accountability and transparency and advocate for increased domestic investments in development so that these resources can be effectively deployed. With HQ in Washington, D.C., we operate from North America, Europe and Africa.
ONE’s members are critical to this work. They come from every walk of life and from across the political spectrum. They’re artists and activists, faith and business leaders, students and scientists. They take action day in, day out — organizing, mobilizing, educating, and advocating so that people will have the chance not just to survive, but to thrive.
ONE teams in Washington D.C., New York, London, Johannesburg, Brussels, Berlin, Paris, Ottawa and Abuja to educate and lobby governments to save and improve millions of lives.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY
Employees of ONE work in a collaborative and creative environment towards reaching a common goal of ending extreme poverty and preventable disease. When you work for ONE, you will receive an exceptional benefits package along with the opportunity to contribute to worldwide causes impacting those most in need.
The Government Relations Coordinator will be responsible for assisting the Government Relations team in a variety of capacities, to include policy research, tracking Congressional hearings and events, preparing briefings and presentations, scheduling, internal and external meeting preparation, and other administrative tasks. The Government Relations Coordinator will work closely with the U.S. Policy Director, the U.S. Advocacy team, and the Communications team in carrying out these duties. The ideal candidate will bring experience working on Capitol Hill or other work with the legislative branch a high level of self-motivation and a curiosity and interest in ONE’s core issues. Duties include supporting team logistics such as the creation and maintenance of a contact management system, meeting scheduling, event planning and support, and serving as supervisor to team interns. This is a full time opportunity reporting directly to the Senior Director of Government Relations based in our Washington, DC office.
IN THIS ROLE, YOU WILL
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