The National Committee on U.S.-China Relations is currently hiring for the following positions. Candidates interested in internships should click here to learn more:

The National Committee offers a generous benefits package. NCUSCR is an equal-opportunity employer and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds.


Communications and Production Assistant/Associate

We are seeking a creative individual to join our communications and social media team. The communications and production assistant will work collaboratively to produce educational and promotional digital content, support social media outreach, and develop the visual identity of the organization. The ideal candidate has background knowledge of key issues in the U.S.-China relationship and an aptitude for design and social media. This position will report to the director of communications.

Key Functions

  • Proactively promote the brand and image of the organization
  • Work closely with the director of communications and digital content manager on implementation of short- and long-term communications initiatives

Digital Productions

  • Responsible for producing and advancing the organization’s video interview series with experts on U.S.-China relations from developing subjects, interview topics and questions, to filming and editing finished pieces
  • Responsible for filming the organization’s events, conducting livestreams of programs, and recording podcast and video interviews
  • Edit videos, photos, podcasts, and other audio for upload and social media distribution
  • Manage uploads of digital media to various platforms
  • Manage the organization’s audio and video equipment
  • Work with the communications team to develop strategies to increase the organization’s digital audience, expand digital media offerings, and manage curated content

Graphic Design

  • Design selected graphics for the website, social media, and marketing emails
  • Design graphics, logos, and publications for programs as needed
  • Work with the communications team on production of the annual report
  • Maintain and update the organization’s letterhead and business cards as needed
  • Ensure consistent branding across organizational graphics

Communications

  • Edit program and organizational photos as needed
  • Work with program staff to create photo albums for Facebook and the website
  • Coordinate A/V for programs and events as needed
  • Work with director of communications to organize and digitize organizational photos

Qualifications

  • Background knowledge of key policy issues in the U.S.-China relationship
  • Experience or interest in learning graphic design, photo editing, and video production
  • Effective analytical and writing skills required, experience in journalism a plus
  • Highly organized, detailed oriented, strong time-management skills necessary
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to work well in a team and communicate effectively

Requirements

  • U.S. work authorization required
  • B.A. in relevant field required
  • Must be available to film occasional evening events

Please send cover letter and resume to applications@ncuscr.org. References will be requested from candidates under consideration. No phone calls, please.


Program Assistant/Program Associate

Key Functions

  • Provide administrative, logistical, and programmatic support for a variety of programs
  • Assist with onsite coordination at larger programs, events, and meetings as needed

Responsibilities

  • Conduct research for effective program implementation
  • Organize travel and logistics for programs
  • Set up and manage registration systems and invitations for events and programs
  • Organize and prepare electronic and printed materials for programs
  • Assist program staff in maintaining program budgets and securing price estimates
  • Coordinate program participant expense reimbursements and invoicing
  • Assist with onsite coordination at public programs, events, and meetings as needed
  • Assist with large mailings
  • Update Salesforce database with program contacts
  • Keep current on China-related articles in the academic and popular arenas for use in updating briefing book materials, and compiling briefing and other necessary materials for delegations and other events

Qualifications

  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, with strong time-management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to work well in a team and communicate effectively
  • Flexibility and willingness to work in a fast-paced environment with potential for some evening and weekend work
  • Broad-based knowledge of China
  • Good writing/editing skills
  • Experience living/working in China
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Mandarin

Requirements

  • U.S. work authorization required
  • B.A. required
  • One to two years of work experience (internships apply) preferred for Program Assistant
  • Minimum of two years of project/program management for Program Associate

Please send cover letter and resume to applications@ncuscr.org. References will be requested from candidates under consideration. No phone calls, please.


Program Officer/Senior Program Officer

Key Functions

  • Coordinate administrative, logistical, and programmatic support for a variety of programs
  • Assist with onsite coordination at larger programs, events, and meetings as needed
  • Collaborate with program assistants and senior staff members to attain program related goals

Responsibilities

  • Conduct research in support of programs
  • Oversee travel and logistics for programs
  • Set up and manage registration systems and invitations for events and programs
  • Coordinate the organization of prepared electronic and printed materials for programs
  • Assist program staff in maintaining program budgets and securing price estimates
  • Oversee program budgets; including but not limited to program participant expense reimbursements and invoicing
  • Manage the onsite coordination at public programs, events, and meetings as needed
  • Update Salesforce database with program contacts
  • Keep current on China-related articles in the academic and popular arenas for use in program related materials for delegations and other events

Qualifications

  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, with strong time-management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to work well in a team and communicate effectively
  • Flexibility and willingness to work in a fast-paced environment with some evening and weekend work
  • Good writing/editing skills
  • Grant-writing and program evaluation skills a strong asset

Requirements

  • U.S. work authorization required
  • Broad-based knowledge of China
  • Experience living/working in China
  • Professionally proficient in Mandarin
  • For Program Officer, minimum of three years of project/program management; B.A. required, M.A. in relevant discipline preferred, Ph.D. welcomed 
  • For Senior Program Officer, minimum of five years of project/program management; M.A. in relevant field required; Ph.D. welcomed
  • Regular domestic travel and one or two annual trips to China are expected

Please send cover letter and resume to applications@ncuscr.org. References will be requested from candidates under consideration. No phone calls, please.


Technology Manager

Key Functions

  • Manage a range of technology needs within the organization; including development and implementation of a technology systems plan
  • Work with internal teams to develop technology products and solutions
  • Provide daily desktop support for staff

Responsibilities

  • Guide the development of the organization’s technology systems with special regard to Drupal software and Salesforce
  • Manage the implementation of the technology systems
  • Work with departments to help think through their technology needs
  • Stay up to date on technology trends and new technology being used by other nonprofits, academics and corporate partners
  • Provide updates to senior leadership and the organization on how technology is changing the nonprofit sector
  • Handle the ongoing technology needs of the organization on a day-to-day basis

Qualifications

  • Ability to piece together platforms/technology to create cohesive systems
  • Experience with 3rd party integrations in Salesforce
  • Strong strategic mindset
  • Experience delivering service/support to stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to forge strong relationships with managers and staff
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Aptitude in problem solving
  • Desire to work as team with a results-driven approach
  • Ability to manage and prioritize work in a fast-paced environment
  • HTML coding experience preferred
  • Salesforce certification preferred

Requirements

  • U.S. work authorization required
  • B.A. required
  • Minimum 4-6 years of experience; previous experience as technology associate/manager highly desired
  • Strong understanding of Salesforce required
  • Based in New York City

Please send cover letter and resume to applications@ncuscr.org. References will be requested from candidates under consideration. No phone calls, please.

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