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Project Associate, Health Project

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The Bipartisan Policy Center is a Washington, DC-based think tank that actively fosters bipartisanship by combining the best ideas from both parties to promote health, security, and opportunity for all Americans. Our policy solutions are the product of informed deliberations by former elected and appointed officials, business and labor leaders, and academics and advocates who represent both sides of the political spectrum. BPC prioritizes one thing above all else: getting things done.

BPC works to reconcile the competing aims of highly interested advocates, corporations, and policy experts and design politically viable consensus solutions. We seek out individuals and organizations that are deeply vested in the outcome of its policy projects and ask that they check absolutely nothing at the door, bringing all their passion, political perspectives, and interests to the table. BPC believes that the fundamental strength of American democracy is unity forged amid diversity, and we endeavor to represent this pluralism in all of our policy negotiations.

BPC focuses on policy solutions to strengthen our democracy, promote economic growth, opportunity and inclusion, address climate change and create better health outcomes for all Americans.

The Health Project Associate will be an integral part of our active health team. The Project Associate will coordinate various health care policy projects, and provide administrative support to the team.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and track all project workflow, including managing deadlines for collateral development, grant reporting, meetings, etc. 
  • Assist with the planning, coordination, and execution of public events and private stakeholder meetings including booking space, coordinating attendees, and preparing materials as needed
  • Attend all meetings with stakeholder and experts, taking notes, circulating notes as needed and managing meeting follow up activities.
  • Provide administrative support for Project Director including calendar management, scheduling, and managing expenses
  • Serve as point of contact for project with task force members, advisory committee members and consultants; activities might include processing reimbursement requests, booking air and hotel accommodations; and helping to develop, compile and distribute briefing books
  • Responsible for project contact management including maintaining CRM mailing lists
  • Assist policy team with research for and drafting of project written materials including blogs, issue briefs, white papers, etc. 
  • Assist with the development of podcasts, videos and other project activities
  • Work with Development to track grant management
  • Work with Finance to track budget management
  • Assist with coverage of front desk
  • Coordinate with other project associates on institution-wide efforts
  • Responsible for other clerical and logistical tasks as needed

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Computer skills a must. Experience with and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, especially Microsoft Excel and Access; Willingness to learn BPC’s CRM.
  • Previous scheduling experience and the ability to communicate effectively
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Works well independently, and as part of a team

BPC offers a highly competitive salary and provides generous benefits. Individuals interested in this position should send resume, cover letter, writing sample, and three references in one document. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States. BPC does not sponsor employment visas.

BPC is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce.

This position is budgeted at 46k.

The Bipartisan Policy Center is a Washington, DC-based think tank that actively fosters bipartisanship by combining the best ideas from both parties to promote health, security, and opportunity for all Americans. Our policy solutions are…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Washington, DC
Associated Location
Washington, DC, USA

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