Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization that delivers impartial medical care to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care in over 70 countries.
We welcome candidates who bring a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences to join us in working toward MSF’s common mission.
The Executive Department heads the office Management Team, and works in conjunction with the Board of Directors, to guarantee the overall functioning of MSF-USA and MSF-USA’s involvement in the larger MSF movement.
The Association Assistant together with the Association Coordinator and OCP Communications Officer, comprise the Association team. The Association team is strategically and functionally located in the Executive Department to facilitate the synergy between the Executive, Association, and the Board of Directors.
The Association Assistant reports to the Association Coordinator and works with both the Executive and Associative branches of MSF.
MSF-USA became a membership organization in 1999 in response to an MSF International Council resolution that all sections should incorporate the ‘associative’ concept into their structure and governance. Therefore, under the general direction of the Association Committee of the Board of Directors the Association team’s role is to foster discussions within the MSF-USA Association and to cultivate a strong, vibrant, well-informed membership that is able to assume its responsibility to elect the Board of Directors, to engage in the annual review of MSF-USA at the General Assembly, and participate in key debates surrounding the humanitarian activities of MSF as a whole in order to provide ongoing guidance to MSF-USA and the movement.
The Association Assistant supports Associative life throughout the US office and Association by supporting the team’s administration, communications, and membership engagement.
Please note that neither relocation assistance nor visa sponsorship will be offered for this position.
No phone calls and emails please. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Application Deadline: August 1, 2021.
Pay Class & Contract Type
Regular Part Time Hourly Nonexempt
Starting salary $28.14 - $29.26 per hour (commensurate with experience)
Working Time (Hours Per Week)
60% (21 hours per week)
MSF-USA/Doctors Without Borders is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No employee, or applicant for employment, shall be discriminated against in any term or condition of employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. We are constantly striving to make our organization anti-racist. Diversity, equity and inclusion are core values. As an employee, you become part of that mission. We expect this same commitment from our staff.
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization that delivers impartial medical care to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care in over 70…