Current Job Postings
The World Affairs Council seeks a high-energy, detail-oriented, multi-tasking team player to manage public speaker programs and our young professionals group, reporting to the Director of Programs. This position coordinates public programs (80+ annually): lectures, screenings, socials, and two annual fundraising events. Event coordination includes travel arrangements, budget and event management logistics. Management of Global Young Professionals includes the planning, marketing and execution of monthly events. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, tact and diplomacy, and attendance at early morning and evening events are essential. Further requirements include ability to perform detailed reporting and attention to detail, frequent interaction with members, directors, publishers, government and NGO contacts and speakers, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team to meet deadlines. Event production management skills and nonprofit experience are a plus. Knowledge and interest in national and international issues and events is required. Bachelor’s degree required, preference given to majors in international affairs, journalism/marketing. MS Office proficiency is required; Adobe Pagemaker and PhotoShop is desired; experience with Raiser’s Edge and NetCommunity is preferred. The Council offers an outstanding benefit package, including health insurance and a 401(k). Please send your résumé and cover letter to Martha Powell, Director of Administration, 325 N. St. Paul, Suite 4200, Dallas, TX 75201 or email@example.com.
Don't forget to check our International Job Board! From time to time, we post jobs on behalf of other local organizations in the foreign policy/international affairs areas.