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Open Positions

We have opportunities ranging from research and program support, to fundraising, to communications, and technology.

The Events Officer manages logistics for convenings organized in the Council’s meeting spaces and plans leadership dinners with senior-level experts and policymakers.

The Director, Major Gifts and is charged with developing and strengthening relationships with key stakeholders and donors as well as identifying new individuals, family foundations and new networks to support the Council.

The Assistant Director of Digital Marketing is responsible for developing and executing digital marketing plans with measurable, trackable goals and analyzing and optimizing their performance.

The research assistant will support the Center on Global Food and Agriculture’s research and activities and will manage the team's digital communication platforms.

The Director, Foundation Relations is charged with developing and implementing a well­ coordinated strategic plan for cultivating, soliciting, and securing support from institutional and family foundations in the US and abroad.

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Internships The Council offers undergraduate juniors and seniors, and graduate students the opportunity to learn about our organization and participate in a variety of duties associated with ongoing projects through its internship program.
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Leadership development opportunities From membership to the Emerging Leaders Program, the Council offers myriad ways to engage in Chicago’s rich international affairs community.

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