WOLA: Advocacy for Human Rights in the Americas

Jobs

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WOLA Associate for Congressional Relations

The Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) seeks a motivated and well-connected individual to coordinate and expand WOLA’s outreach to the U.S. Congress. S/he will have substantial Capitol Hill experience, an understanding of U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America, and the ability to work collaboratively across the organization. This individual will work closely with WOLA’s subject matter and policy experts to develop and implement strategies to build congressional support for WOLA’s policy recommendations and further establish WOLA as a go-to source for analysis on U.S.-Latin America relations.   The position is an opportunity for a committed individual to invent and implement processes to streamline and coordinate the complex advocacy needs of a leading organization.   Click here for full announcement and application instructions.  

WOLA Executive Assistant and Internship Coordinator

The Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) seeks a detail-oriented Executive Assistant and Internship Coordinator to provide discreet and confidential overall executive level coordination and support for the Executive Director and to coordinate WOLA's Sally Yudelman Internship Program in a fast-paced human rights organization working in Washington DC and Latin America. S/he will have initiative, excellent problem-solving skills, and the ability to communicate effectively in both English and Spanish.

The position brings a committed individual into contact with the human rights, religious, and foreign policy communities in Washington and Latin America.

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WOLA Communications Associate

The Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) seeks a talented, creative, and detail-oriented Communications Associate to assist WOLA’s Director of Communications with our press strategy and rapid response efforts. The Communications Associate will propose, research, and produce timely analyses of issues in Latin America. S/he will have excellent writing and editing capabilities, a detailed understanding of the latest developments in Latin American politics and U.S. foreign policy towards the region, as well as the ability to communicate effectively in both English and Spanish. Multimedia skills are a plus.

This position is an opportunity for a committed individual to help advance the debate in the human rights and foreign policy communities in Washington, DC and Latin America.

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WOLA values a diverse workplace, and encourages minority candidates to apply. WOLA is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate based upon race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, prior record of arrest or conviction, or caregiver status.