It takes a motivated staff with diverse skills and experience to serve our clients and communities across the country every day. Interested in joining the team? Compassion & Choices is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all qualified applicants regardless of gender, race, age, sexuality or disability. Click on the job title to view a detailed description of the available position.

Current Job Openings

Philanthropy Gift Officer, North East Ability to work remotely! The Philanthropy Gift Officer, North East is primarily responsible for cultivating and soliciting five and six figure gifts from prospects and major donors in the North East and primarily in New York City metro area. This position will also be asked to solicit and secure C4 gifts for the organization’s C4 activities. The ideal candidate must have a track record of soliciting and closing principal and significant major gifts and demonstrated long term philanthropic relationships while consistently meeting fundraising goals. Experience closing six figure gifts and above from individuals is preferred.

The Senior Communications Associate position is primarily responsible for developing and managing the communications strategy for Compassion & Choices’ advocacy and outreach campaigns in consultation with senior communications staff. The Senior Advocacy Communications associate has overall responsibility for creating, managing and implementing the in-state media and digital strategy, and providing leadership for and driving the development, planning, and coordination of access state media work. You will also be responsible for storyteller program in access states, and for providing technical assistance to and developing quarterly plans in the can for those states.

A minimum of 4 years’ experience – at least half on Capitol Hill, in a state legislative office, on a political campaign, or at a highly known and effective issue advocacy organization, is required.

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The Advocacy Communications Director at Compassion & Choices has overall responsibility for creating, managing and implementing the in-state traditional media campaign and supporting digital media strategy in their portfolio of states. Serves as press secretary to those key states. Their work is vital to the success of legislative and educational efforts to improve options at the end of life. The Advocacy Communications Director works directly with state communications consultants, senior national media relations director, senior communications associates and state teams. They provide training and mentorship to more junior and mid-level communications staff, and strategic direction to program teams. They are also responsible for identifying storytellers in states and sharing that information with the storyteller program manager. They will provide technical assistance to capacity-building states.

A proven track record in traditional media is required. Traditional media sources include newspapers, radio or television, magazines (and their Internet sites). While this position includes some digital media responsibilities, this is not a digital media position. This position will collaborate with our internal digital media team. A minimum of 10 years’ experience – at least half on Capitol Hill, in a state legislative office, on a political campaign, or at a highly known and effective issue advocacy organization, is required.

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To apply for any of the above positions:

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