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Posted September 21, 2018

Policy Analyst/Advocate for Global Financial Transparency Initiatives

Global Financial Integrity (GFI) seeks a policy analyst/advocate to work with GFI’s partner organizations – in the U.S. and globally – to educate policy makers and the media about the need for transparency in the areas of business ownership, corporate financial reporting, and offshore secrecy jurisdictions, among other issues.

Qualifications for the position include:

  • M.A. degree in public policy, international relations or a related field
  • Experience in public policy advocacy in a collaborative, multi-organizational setting
  • Experience in the areas of illicit financial flows, money laundering, tax evasion and/or corruption
  • Willingness to become an expert in these areas
  • Demonstrated strong writing, communication and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work with journalists
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Outgoing personality
  • Goal setting, time management, and attention to detail and deadlines are paramount.

Responsibilities include:

  • Acting as the organization’s primary liaison to a number of leading coalitions and multilateral organizations, in the U.S. and globally, involved in financial transparency and economic development
  • Coordinating with the Managing Director on the organization’s position and message on policy issues
  • Providing agreed-to deliverables for the coalitions
  • Frequent engagement with advocacy targets
  • Writing frequent blogs for the organization’s website, opinion articles and/or social media engagement

Salary
$60,000 – $70,000 per year, depending on qualifications. Benefits include health insurance, enrollment in a 403(b) plan with up to 5% employer match starting in Year 3, and 10 days of vacation in Year 1 (plus most federal holidays and December 24-January 1).

How to Apply
To apply, please email a cover letter and resume addressed to officemanager@nullgfintegrity.org and include “Policy Analyst/Advocate” in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis; applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early. No phone calls please.
All candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.


In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at GFI will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Global Financial Integrity (GFI) is an equal opportunity employer. It is GFI’s policy to recruit, hire, and provide opportunities for professional advancement without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, parental status, or disability.

Internship Opportunities

Spring Term: January-May 
Summer Term: June-August 
Fall Term: September-December

Application Deadlines:
Spring Term: October 30
Summer Term: March 15
Fall Term: August 19

During application periods we will accept applications and interview on a rolling basis.
No recruiters please. No phone calls please. Only Finalists will be contacted.

Economics Internship

About the Internship

Each semester – Spring, Summer, and Fall, GFI hires up to two Economics Interns. The unpaid Economics Intern will work directly with the economics team here in our Washington D.C. office and assist in the research and writing of academic papers that study illicit capital flight and its effect on economic development and global financial stability.  He/she must demonstrate initiative, solid research and writing abilities, organizational skills, and most importantly have an interest in macroeconomics and development issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Research and data collection from macroeconomic online databases [IMF, World Bank, Central Banks]
  • Perform literature reviews and research in scholarly databases
  • Compilation and manipulation of spreadsheets, tables and graphs in Excel
  • Some of our econ interns have the opportunity to write and publish small pieces on applied economic issues pertaining to illicit capital flight on our blog.

Requirements: 

  • Must be a current student or recent graduate, with a major or minor in Economics. Must have coursework or commensurate experience in econometrics and international finance and/or trade.
  • Experience with database manipulation in Excel [familiarity with Visual Basic (VBA) a plus].
  • Solid writing and web-based research skills.
  • Familiarity with basic regression analysis [familiarity with EViews and/or STATA a plus].
  • Strong interest in macroeconomics, in particular capital flight and its effect on capitalism, development, and security.

To apply:  Please send resume and cover letter by email to internship@nullgfintegrity.org, directed to Linda Ingram.  In your cover letter, please specify dates and times of availability, where you learned about the internship, and an acknowledgement that the internship is unpaid.  Please put “GFI Econ Intern” in the subject line of your email.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Employer:   Global Financial Integrity 1100 17th St., NW ste 505 Washington, DC 20036
Recruiter:    Linda Ingram, Office Manager & Accountant
E-mail:         internship@nullgfintegrity.org
Website:       http://www.gfintegrity.org
Phone:          202.293.0740

Policy Internship

About the Internship

Each semester – Spring, Summer, and Fall, GFI hires up to two Policy Interns. Policy Interns at Global Financial Integrity will develop an understanding of illicit capital flight and how it deepens poverty for millions of people worldwide. He/she must demonstrate initiative, strong organizational skills, attention to detail, solid writing abilities and an interest in development issues and the challenges facing poor countries.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the President and Managing Director by conducting research on money laundering, tax evasion, corruption and the banking structure that supports these activities.
  • Assisting the Transnational Crime Analyst and Policy Analyst on work related to business development and on existing research and event projects.
  • Occasionally assisting the Office Manager with general administrative tasks.

Requirements:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong writing and research skills.
  • Ability to successfully work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Interest in capital flight and its effect on capitalism, development, and security.
  • Non-English language skills are preferred, especially French and/or Spanish, but not required.

To apply:  Please send resume and cover letter by email to internship@nullgfintegrity.org, directed to Linda Ingram.  In your cover letter, please specify dates and times of availability, where you learned about the internship, and an acknowledgement that the internship is unpaid.  Please put “GFI Policy Intern” in the subject line of your email.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Employer:  Global Financial Integrity 1100 17th St., NW ste 505 Washington, DC 20036
Recruiter:   Linda Ingram, Office Manager & Accountant
E-mail:        internship@nullgfintegrity.org
Website:      http://www.gfintegrity.org
Phone:         202.293.0740


In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at GFI will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Global Financial Integrity (GFI) is an equal opportunity employer. It is GFI’s policy to recruit, hire, and provide opportunities for professional advancement without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, parental status, or disability.