Research and Advocacy Coordinator

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization.  CAIR’s mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.

Description:   CAIR is seeking an experienced Research and Advocacy Coordinator.

Position Details

Title: Research and Advocacy Coordinator

FTE: 1 FTE (full-time) /Exempt

Reporting to: Research and Advocacy Director

Position summary:

The Research & Advocacy Coordinator is an internal liaison and point of contact on a variety of research and advocacy projects and activities for Research and Advocacy.   Work requires a high level of discretion, detail, and often requires the use and handling of confidential, sensitive information.

Duties and responsibilities

Research & Advocacy Coordinator

 Qualifications                                                                                                            

Compensation: 

Salary commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.  Compensation package includes retirement benefits with limited employer match starting 6 months after start of employment, as well as life insurance, long-term disability, flexible spending account, metro benefits, medical, vision and dental benefits starting on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment, and discretionary leave benefits.

To apply:  Please submit a cover letter with resume, a writing sample, a list of three professional references, and salary history along with current/target compensation to jobs@cair.com     Applications that do not submit all of the requested materials will be marked incomplete.

Please reference Research & Advocacy Coordinator in the subject line.

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