Senior Strategic Researcher

Job Type

Full Time



Application Deadline



1775 K Street Northwest
District of Columbia
United States


The United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, a powerful voice for working men and women, is seeking a Senior Strategic Researcher to work on campaigns to win justice and improve the livelihood of workers. The UFCW is leading the fight to build worker power in our workplaces, communities and the political and legislative arenas to insure that workers and their families participate fully in the rewards of the economy they help sustain.


Strategic Researchers implement strategies for organizing and other campaigns. Researchers will acquire advanced knowledge of UFCW core industries. The overall work consists of performing in-depth research using a variety of public and private sources, analyzing and interpreting industry, regulatory and financial data, and working with union staff to build and execute tactical campaign strategy for organizing and other campaigns.


A senior researcher must have 5 years of progressive related experience; advanced degree or significant work experience as a mid-level researcher or above with a labor union community organizing group; and experience developing trainings on specific topics to an audience.

Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience. Generous benefits.

Submit résumé, cover letter and writing sample to:

The UFCW represents more than 1.3 million workers. Its members are employed principally in retail food; meatpacking; manufacturing, poultry and food processing; department and drug store, garment and textile, distillery, chemical, health care, and insurance industries. For more information, please visit


United Food and Commercial Workers International Union is an equal opportunity employer. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.


Generous benefits

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To apply submit résumé, cover letter and writing sample.