The Hoover Institution is seeking qualified candidates for the full-time Public Affairs and Government Relations Program Coordinator position located in the Hoover-Washington, DC office.
About Stanford University's Hoover Institution: The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace is a public policy research center devoted to the advanced study of economics, politics, history, and political economy—both domestic and foreign—as well as international affairs.
Founded in 1919 by Herbert Hoover before he became the thirty-first president of the United States, the Institution began as a repository of historical material gathered at the end of World War I. The library and archives have grown to be among the largest private repositories of documents on twentieth-century political and economic history. Over time the Institution expanded its mission from collecting archival material to conducting advanced research on contemporary history and economics and applying this scholarship to current public policy challenges.
With its eminent scholars and world-renowned library and archives, the Hoover Institution seeks to improve the human condition by advancing ideas that promote economic opportunity and prosperity while securing and safeguarding peace for America and all humanity.
The Public Affairs and Government Relations Program Coordinator reports to the Director of Media Affairs in Washington, DC and assists with the execution of Hoover's Stuart Family Congressional Fellowship and Economic Fellowship Programs; Hoover Institution in Washington, DC programming and events; Hoover's DC-based Library & Archives Reading Room; and provides daily administrative support to the Hoover DC Office.
ADDITIONAL CORE DUTIES*:
* The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree and one year of relevant experience or a combination of education and relevant experience. Degree in Political Science, Economics, Public Policy, Marketing, Communications, or Public Relations preferred. Experience and internships in Washington, DC and Capitol Hill preferred.
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* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job.
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