American Councils is an international nonprofit with a global workforce of over 400 professionals, with 30 offices and locations. In 2013, the Nonprofit Times ranked us one of the top 50 nonprofits to work for in the entire United States. Headquartered in downtown Washington, D.C., American Councils is at the epicenter of culture, politics, and knowledge. Our vision is to build a world of globally competent citizens, successful institutions, and responsible nations – a vision made possible through our well appointed multicultural and multilingual staff.

We offer competitive salary based upon experience/skill level and benefits package including:

  • Major Health Coverage: choice of three plans
  • Dental/Vision Coverage
  • Paid Leave
  • Professional Development
  • 7% contribution to retirement plan after 2 years of service
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • On-Site Fitness Center
  • Pre-Tax Transportation Deduction

American Councils welcomes applications for current position vacancies and for potential future employment. We gratefully receive many applications for our positions, providing us with a large and diverse pool of candidates. Regrettably, we are unable to communicate personally with applicants concerning the status of their applications and/or the review process. Individuals identified as suitable for a particular position vacancy will be contacted by the Human Resources Department. 

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We welcome applications for current position vacancies. American Councils is grateful to receive many applications for our positions, providing us with a large and diverse pool of candidates. Regrettably, we are unable to communicate personally with applicants concerning the status of their applications and/or the review process. The Human Resources Department will contact individuals identified as suitable for a particular position vacancy. 

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
American Councils is committed to taking affirmative steps to enhance employment opportunities for minorities, women, veterans, and people with disabilities, and strives to ensure that meaningful employment and promotional opportunities are maintained for everyone. American Councils’ commitment to equal employment opportunity is based not only on federal requirements, but also on a longstanding commitment to maintaining a diverse workforce reflective of the communities in which we operate.

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES