The Deputy Director, Washington Corporate Affairs will report directly to the Vice President, Philanthropy and Corporate Relations, and work closely with others in the Corporate Affairs department and across the Council. This position will work on all matters related to corporate member relations, stewardship, retention, and involvement; Washington programming; and Washington business development.
The Corporate Program consists of nearly 140 U.S. and foreign corporations from all business sectors, and involves the corporate community in the Council's work. The program provides a high-level forum for corporate members to exchange views with their peers in the private and public sectors on a wide range of issues at the intersection of business and foreign policy. Members also have access to information and analysis by Council researchers and other experts.
Qualified candidates will have related experience that requires interaction with senior executives, exceptional attention to detail, the ability to prioritize, sound judgment, and the highest level of discretion.
Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is a leading nonprofit membership organization, research center, and publisher, with headquarters in New York, an office in Washington, DC, and programs nationwide. It is dedicated to increasing America's understanding of the world and contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. CFR's 5,000+ members are leaders in international affairs and foreign policy. CFR also publishes Foreign Affairs, the preeminent magazine on global issues, and provides up-to-date information about the world and U.S. foreign policy on its award-winning website, CFR.org.
The Council on Foreign Relations offers a benefits package that is among the best offered by nonprofit institutions today, including an award-winning health and wellness program, an on-site fitness center, and generous leave policies and health insurance programs.
The Council on Foreign Relations is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks candidates from a diverse background.