Website Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research seeks an experienced government affairs expert to lead our policy-related initiatives.
About the Physicians Committee
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel, our website, and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog.
About this Career Opportunity
The Director of Government Affairs will lead our policy-related initiatives. This will involve working with federal, state, and local governments as well as with other organizations and stakeholders, coordinating program efforts across departments, and engaging Physicians Committee membership.
This is a full-time position based in Washington, D.C. (Friendship Heights on Metro’s Red Line).
Who We’re Looking For
The ideal candidate for this position will:
· Have at least five years of experience in government affairs
· Have a demonstrated interest in plant-based (vegan) nutrition and an understanding of the health benefits of plant-based diets
· Be passionate about alternatives to the use of animals in research, education, and testing
How to Apply
We require a cover letter and resume to apply. In your cover letter, please tell us about your interest in our mission, your related experience and accomplishments, and your professional goals. Click here to apply online. We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
To apply for this job please visit www.pcrm.org.