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Assistant Program Officer, Muskie

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Cultural Vistas
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Washington, DC
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Published 11 days ago

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Cultural Vistas is a nonprofit exchange organization promoting global understanding and collaboration among individuals and institutions. We develop international professional experiences that create more informed, skilled, and engaged citizens. Our programs empower people to drive positive change in themselves, their organizations, and society.

We are always looking for talented individuals with fresh ideas, new perspectives, and the capacity to advance our programs and services. If you think you are ready to be a part of an exciting team, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant friendly, online job application!

We offer opportunities in our headquarters in New York City, as well as our offices in Washington, D.C. and Berlin, Germany. Learn more at culturalvistas.org 

Cultural Vistas is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.


Who We Are:

The Edmund S. Muskie Professional Fellowship Program’s mission is to equip the next generation of young professionals and current Fulbright Scholars from Eurasia with practical skills and a deeper understanding of the U.S. work culture to promote mutual understanding, implement positive changes, and make a long-lasting impact in their home countries and globally.

Our team works on preserving the legacy of the late Senator and Secretary of State Edmund S. Muskie. Through the support from the U.S. Department of State, the program provides emerging leaders of the Fulbright Program from Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia with the opportunity to gain real-world work experience complementing and enriching their graduate studies in the United States.

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What You'll Do:

  • Your job will be to assist with the participant selection process, internship search, travel logistics, and event planning for the Muskie Program. You may also be tasked with fulfilling similar functions on other Exchange Visitor Programs carried out by the team.
  • At any given time, you will be helping promote the Muskie Program brand by communicating with potential host organizations, program applicants, alumni, and other stakeholders. You will also help develop content for in-person and virtual professional development opportunities for participants and alumni.
  • You will report to the Assistant Director within the Exchange Visitor and Grant Programs (EVGP) Department and more specifically within the Edmund S. Muskie Professional Fellowship Program.


Who You Are:

  • To be successful in this position, you will excel in customer service, organizational skills, communication skills, event facilitation, and program management; and have experience working with non-native English-speaking audiences.


COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Cultural Vistas is a nonprofit exchange organization promoting global understanding and collaboration among individuals and institutions. We develop international professional experiences that create more…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    November 1, 2021

Benefits


BENEFITS

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • FSA (Flexible Spending Account)
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • TransitChek Commuter Benefits
  • 20 PTO Days for First 1-3 Years (Increases After)
  • Flexible Work Arrangement Schedules (35 Hour Work-Weeks)
  • Student Loan repayment program
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-term and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Annual Wellness Reimbursement ($100/year)
  • 6 Sick Days
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Educational Reimbursement
  • Kudos and Quarterly Spot Award Recognition Programs
  • Communications Reimbursement ($35/month)
  • Home Office Reimbursement (Up to $250)


BENEFITS

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • FSA (Flexible Spending Account)
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • TransitChek Commuter Benefits
  • 20 PTO Days for First…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Washington, DC
Associated Location
1250 H St NW, Washington, DC 20005, USA
Suite 300

How to Apply

Please click HERE to apply on our website.

Please click HERE to apply on our website.

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