Careers

PROGRAM OFFICER

The Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute is seeking a highly motivated Program Officer to provide conservative students with campus activism resources.

Responsibilities include:

  • Recruiting and assisting students to plan lectures at campuses across the country
  • Managing the Institute’s Internship Program, including recruiting, hiring, and supervising CBLPI interns
  • Planning, promoting and recruiting for the various student seminars and events throughout the year and representing CBLPI at Conservative Movement events and conferences
  • Recruiting students to attend CBLPI’s regional women’s summits
  • Supervising the design, photo shoots, and production of the “Great American Conservative Women Calendar”
  • Promoting CBLPI through social media, email, and personal contact
  • Maintaining and updating the student database

 

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Experience with campus activism
  • Strong writing and public speaking skills
  • Experience working within Adobe Creative Suite programs (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Demonstrated ability to be organized, detail oriented, and juggle multiple activities and priorities
  • Enthusiasm for the Institute’s mission of preparing young women for effective leadership and promoting leading conservative women
  • Ability to travel and work nights and weekends as required
  • A car
  • 2+ years of post-college work experience is desirable

 

Salary will be commensurate with previous salary and experience.

The CBLPI Headquarters are located in Herndon, Virginia, and occasional travel is required for this position for recruiting and events. Qualified candidates must send a cover letter, resume, salary history, and three references to Camille Hart at chart@cblpi.org. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


PUBLIC RELATIONS PROGRAM OFFICER

The Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute is seeking a Public Relations Program Officer to work with leadership to develop marketing strategies that will promote Institute programs and build the CBLPI presence on the national stage.

Responsibilities include:

  • Take the lead on CBLPI public relations projects and activities which include weekly writing such as press releases, talking points, articles, and social media posts, maintaining and building media contacts, and creating publicity tools such as press kits and fact sheets.
  • Track the Institute’s presence and mentions in the media, send media alerts to the Institute’s media list, and notify staff of all relevant news and opinion pieces.
  • Regular briefings and strategy discussions on substantive issues in order to represent the President’s view on these issues.
  • Provide inquiring journalists with information regarding CBLPI and its programs.
  • Document and pro-actively respond to campus controversies involving Institute students, speakers, and events.
  • Compose op-eds on relevant topics.
  • Assist with communications through the Institute’s social media, mobile app, and blog.
  • Ensure high quality visual representation of the Institute’s functions in photography, video, and audio.
  • Schedule and participate in talk radio and other media interviews and invite other staff to participate depending on topic.
  • Ensuring that the Institute’s mission and activities are effectively conveyed through CBLPI.org.

 

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Strong commitment and enthusiasm for CBLPI’s mission to prepare and promote conservative women leaders.
  • At least two years of experience in marketing or communications or public relations. A degree in a related field is preferred.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Grasp of promotional and marketing strategies and concepts; eagerness to learn more.
  • Knowledge and use of blog technology and other social media.
  • Experience with Adobe desktop publishing programs as well as creating HTML emails.
  • Ability to articulate and implement a vision for CBLPI.org, including a working knowledge of WordPress and HTML.

Salary will be commensurate with previous salary and experience.

The Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute Headquarters is located in Herndon, Virginia. Qualified candidates must send a cover letter, resume, salary history, and three references to Camille Hart. Incomplete applications will not be considered.