Candid staff photoshoot at Member Social

Careers and Internships

The Council is an incredible network of bridges, connecting cultures, bonding people who live oceans apart, and establishing leaders in North Texas who learn from one another. The Council also invests in hard working, globally-minded team members and interns. Whether you’re searching for your dream job or exploring a future international career, the Council staff is an incredible space to grow and put your unique skills to work. Consider joining this remarkable team!

You can email your resume and a cover letter with your interest to the attention of Martha Powell, Chief of Staff, at Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. 

The World Affairs Council is a dynamic nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that brings international awareness and cross-cultural understanding to the North Texas community and presents distinguished international figures year-round for in-depth interpretation of global events. We have a network of roughly 4,000 members. The Council is located in downtown Dallas and offers a hybrid work schedule (after an initial training period in the office) and an excellent benefit package that includes health insurance, a 401(k) plan, and paid parking. 

The World Affairs Council is passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for all staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design, and deliver solutions.

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

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