The American Council on Germany (ACG) seeks a detail-oriented, reliable self-starter to manage national outreach to a network of 22 chapters. Responsibilities include creating and executing a strategic plan for the ACG’s national outreach, planning policy discussions and conferences, as well as database management, conducting research online, and making travel and other logistical arrangements. The individual should be well-organized, attentive to detail, and a meticulous multi-tasker with a strong knowledge of German politics and German-American affairs.
The ideal candidate is highly motivated to work on a variety of short- and long-term projects both independently and as part of a team. The Program Officer reports to the Chief Content Officer and will collaborate with other members of the ACG staff, including the President and the Program Director.
The ACG established its network of Eric M. Warburg Chapters, named for ACG founder and longtime Treasurer Eric M. Warburg, to promote a greater understanding of German and European affairs beyond the business community in New York and the policy community in Washington, DC, and to enhance the positive impact the transatlantic relationship has in local communities across the United States. Through the Warburg Chapters, the ACG convenes roughly 100 events annually, exposing a broad audience across sectors and generations with deep and nuanced insights about developments in Germany, Europe, and around the world – and how they impact the transatlantic partnership and communities across the United States.
The Program Officer’s key roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
To be considered, please submit your cover letter and resume. Please confirm knowledge of German and eligibility to work in the U.S. Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only contact candidates of interest. No phone calls, please.
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