Inspired by the legacy of Senator John McCain and his family, the McCain Institute is non-partisan and fights to advance freedom, prosperity, security, and human dignity for the benefit of all Americans and the world. Our work is anchored by three core beliefs: securing democracy and alliances, promoting human rights and protecting the vulnerable, and advancing character-driven leadership in our own communities and around the world.
The McCain Institute at Arizona State University seeks a full-time Program Coordinator to support its Democracy Programs. Working closely with and reporting to the Assistant Director of the Democracy Program, the Program Coordinator will provide administrative and logistical support to the Democracy Program, directly assisting in program implementation. Key areas of responsibility include event coordination and execution, grant support, business operations, administration, and external communications coordination in partnership with the Institute’s communications team. This position will collaborate will all members of the Democracy Program and support initiatives across the portfolio.
The Democracy Program at the McCain Institute elevates the importance of human rights and democracy in U.S. foreign policy and provides direct assistance to human rights activists facing persecution around the world.
This position is based in Washington, DC, and is eligible for a hybrid work schedule.
McCain Inst Intl Leadership
KNOWLEDGE ENTERPRISE DEV
Scope of Search
Grant Funded Position
This is not a grant funded position and is not contingent on future grant funding.
Depends on experience
Bachelor's degree in field appropriate to area of assignment AND two years administrative/coordinator program experience; OR, Six years of progressively responsible administrative/coordinator program experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
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At McCain Institute, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly, we encourage you to apply anyway. We value your unique background and perspective, and you may be just the right candidate for this position or other roles on our team.
Working at ASU has additional perks and OUTSTANDING benefits, which include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; sick leave and holidays; ASU/UA/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to ASU recreation and cultural activities; and more. To estimate the value of your total compensation, please visit https://cfo.asu.edu/compensation-estimator.
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