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Women Employed (WE) seeks to improve the lives of all working women through systemic change. Therefore, WE values the unique experiences, backgrounds, perspectives, skills, knowledge, and workstyles that a diverse workforce brings to our organization. Women Employed is committed to building a diverse and inclusive staff, and we encourage women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and individuals with disabilities to apply. Learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Available Positions:

Advancement/Executive Assistant

Women Employed is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented individual for the position of Advancement/Executive Assistant.  This position is responsible for providing support to the CEO and Board of Directors, the Marketing and Engagement Team, the Development Team, and the Administrative Team in a variety of clerical and communication roles.

This is a full-time position located at our downtown Chicago offices.  Starting salary is $37,500 per year.  In addition, Women Employed offers competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, flexible schedules, and more.

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Development Coordinator

Women Employed is seeking an individual for the position of Development Coordinator. This individual will work as an integral part of the development team in executing strategies aimed at expanding WE’s base of donors. The Development Coordinator is responsible for successfully implementing the Fall Appeal, growing the monthly giving program, grants management and writing, and assisting the Development Team in executing special events and annual giving efforts.

This is a full-time position located at our downtown offices.  Starting salary is $42,000 per year.  In addition, Women Employed offers competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, flexible schedules, and more.

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Policy Analyst

Women Employed is seeking a highly organized, dedicated individual to join our policy team as Policy Analyst.  The individual will play a key role in advancing Women Employed’s policy priorities by conducting research; developing policy proposals, positions, and publications; informing strategy; and conducting legislative and administrative advocacy to improve the economic status of women and remove barriers to economic equity. This is a dynamic position with opportunity for professional growth.

This is a full-time position located at our downtown offices.  Starting salary is $54,500 per year.  In addition, Women Employed offers competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, flexible schedules, and more.

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Policy and Organizational Impact Assistant

Women Employed is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented individual for the position of Policy and Organizational Impact Assistant.  This position is responsible for providing support to the Policy and Organizational Impact Team, including: Executive Vice President (EVP) of Policy and Organizational Impact, and the Policy and Program staff, in a variety of clerical and communication roles.

This is a full-time position located at our downtown offices.  Starting salary is $37,500 per year.  In addition, Women Employed offers competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, flexible schedules, and more.

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Volunteer Your Time

There are always opportunities to share your time and talent. WE have lots of ways for you to get involved and push our mission forward.