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The Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, the Beijing Center of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, is seeking to hire a full-time Government Relations and Partnership Coordinator.
Responsibilities will include managing the Center’s partnership with Tsinghua University, developing and maintaining a government relations outreach strategy, and acting as a communications liaison between center staff and scholars and Tsinghua University personnel. This position will also coordinate meeting arrangements with government officials, monitor legislation and government events, and contribute to other initiatives at the center.
Position requires 1-3 years of experience, native or near-native proficiency in Mandarin Chinese, and a strong proficiency in English. A bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in international affairs, political science, public policy, or regional studies. Knowledge of or interest in the functioning of the Chinese government and foreign policymaking bodies will be strongly considered, as will experience at a university, research institution, or joint venture company. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with excellent attention to detail who is extremely well-organized, capable of multitasking, and managing multiple deadlines. A high degree of interpersonal skills and the ability to engage government officials is a must. The ability to work well with others in a cross-cultural and professional office environment is essential.
This position will report to the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center’s Communications Director. To apply, please submit your English-language resume/CV and a cover letter detailing your interest and experience to: https://carnegieendowment.applicantpro.com/jobs/1173402.html
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected group.
Established in 1911, Tsinghua University is one of China’s premier universities, celebrating its centennial in 2011. It is the alma mater of many of China’s top leaders, including President Xi Jinping and former President Hu Jintao. Carnegie partners with Tsinghua University’s Department of International Relations and the Institute of Modern International Relations.