Program Assistant, Democracy, Conflict and Governance Program

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Mar 26

Position description

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a unique global network of policy research centers in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, India and the United States, is seeking a program assistant to support the work of its Washington, DC-based Democracy, Conflict, and Governance Program. This renowned program analyzes the state of global democracy and international efforts to build democracy, reduce conflict, and strengthen governance.

The program assistant will provide administrative support to the program, including coordinating and planning internal and external meetings and events, making travel arrangements, preparing expense reports, performing database work, doing social media outreach, writing external program communications, and interfacing with program partners. This is an excellent and demanding early career opportunity for an energetic, organized individual interested in Carnegie's mission. 

The ideal candidate will have outstanding organizational and logistical skills, strong time management and multitasking abilities, a can-do attitude, a collegial personality, strong attention to detail, and the ability to think on their feet. A B.A. is required as well as some experience with administrative work.

Located in Dupont Circle, we offer an outstanding work environment and generous benefits. Please apply with your resume and cover letter via the Carnegie Endowment website.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected group.


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