The National Committee is currently hiring. If you would like to be considered for a potential position, please follow the application instructions at the end of the position description.

The National Committee is always looking to grow our general talent pool. If you would like to be added to our community, please email applications@ncuscr.org with a general resume and cover letter.

Candidates interested in internships should click here to learn more.

Employee Benefits:

NCUSCR is an equal-opportunity employer and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds. All staff members are expected to be committed to the National Committee’s mission and represent the organization in a professional manner.

  • Insurance: 100% employer paid health insurance for employee or medical opt-out plan; voluntary dental and vision plans available; employer paid life insurance; voluntary long-term disability plan
  • Time off: 12 paid holidays; 5 personal days; 15 vacation days; 12 sick days per year
  • Retirement: mandatory employee contribution triple matched by employer after one year of employment
  • Optional participation in employer sponsored transit program
  • Other benefits: weekly Chinese language classes available; subscription to multiple news platforms; work from home stipend; personal development and training opportunities.

Open Positions:

Communications and Production Associate

Event Communications Associate

Communications and Production Associate


We are seeking a creative individual to join our communications and social media team. The communications and production associate 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 senior digital communications associate.

Key Functions

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

Digital Productions

  • Responsible for producing and advancing the organization’s video and podcast interview series with experts on U.S.-China relations        
  • Identify emerging topics in the U.S.-China relationship of interest specifically to a non-specialist audience, conduct outreach to potential interviewees, design interview questions in collaboration with the communications team, and conduct interviews (both in-person and virtual)       
  • Responsible for filming in-person interviews and events and conducting livestreams of programs and events
  • Oversee video production process and manage external production contractors to ensure quality and standardization across products
  • Edit videos, photos, and podcasts 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           

  • Contribute to the Annual Report     
  • Maintain and update the organization’s letterhead and business cards as needed   
  • Ensure consistent branding across organizational graphics and digital content
  • Design graphics, logos for programs as needed

Communications       

  • Edit, catalogue, and distribute program and organizational photos as needed     
  • Coordinate A/V for programs and events as needed
  • Contribute to the organization and digitization of photo archive

Qualifications

  • Background knowledge of key policy issues and experts in the U.S.-China relationship        
  • Experience with video and podcast production, photo editing, and basic graphic design
  • Effective analytical, interview, 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; M.A. and relevant work experience highly desirable
  • Must be available to film occasional evening events

The salary range for this position is between $62,000-68,000.

Compensation within this range is determined by skills and experience.

Event Communications Associate


We are seeking a creative individual to join our communications team. The event communications associate will work collaboratively to produce educational and promotional digital content, and support social media outreach for our programs. The ideal candidate has background knowledge of key issues in the U.S.-China relationship and experience with digital production and social media. This position will report to the senior digital communications associate.

Key Functions

  • Collaborate with the communications team on the creation of digital content, educational materials, resource pages, and new initiatives to educate American audiences about the U.S.-China relationship
  • Produce video and podcast interviews with experts on U.S.-China relations to advance the organization’s mission

Responsibilities

  • Conduct outreach to potential interviewees, design interview questions in collaboration with the communications team, and conduct interviews (both in-person and virtual)      
  • Act as audio/visual administrator and coordinator for virtual and in-person public events

 Communications

  • Maintain production timeline, ensure collaborators are meeting deadlines, and ensure quality control of content
  • Create and collaborate on production of events-related promotional materials including web pages, promotional text, images, and graphics
  • Effectively synthesize information to create compelling promotional copy. Write and edit texts and social media posts to ensure quality and effectiveness
  • In addition to regular public events, act as digital coordinator for several major public initiatives each year, including the gala, members program, and CHINA Town Hall. Coordinate with program teams to collect content, bios, photos, and graphics for public events

Digital Production

  • When on-site events are conducted, provide support for livestreaming, photography, or other event-related content
  • Manage post-event promotion of content through updating event web page, managing outsourced production and subsequent editing of transcripts

Qualifications

  • Excellent writing and editing skills; journalism, PR, research, social media, or related professional experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of one or more Adobe CS products, including Photoshop, Audition, Premier, Illustrator; video and audio editing skills preferred
  • Highly organized, detail oriented, with strong time-management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to work collaboratively in a team and communicate effectively
  • Flexibility and willingness to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines

Requirements

  • U.S. work authorization
  • BA Required; MA in relevant field preferred
  • Occasional evening and weekend work

The salary range for this position is between $62,000-68,000.

Compensation within this range is determined by skills and experience.