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Current Openings

Outreach Coordinator

Strategic outreach to and engagement with new and existing external stakeholders and partners is a priority for the Center for Democracy & Technology.

The Outreach Coordinator (OC) assists with core external affairs functions, including outreach to and follow up with external stakeholders, engagement with and optimization of advisory networks, and the planning and execution of events. Reporting to the Vice President of Externals Affairs, the OC plays a vital support role in expanding CDT’s brand and strengthening strategic partnerships. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, creative, and have strong interpersonal skills. The position is based in CDT’s Washington, D.C., office.

About CDT

CDT is a leading nonprofit public interest organization, working at the cutting edge of digital rights policy. With expertise in law, technology, and policy, CDT engages in a variety of strategies to enhance free expression and privacy, including advocacy, public education, and research. CDT works on legislation, participates in agency rule-makings, engages in litigation, and fosters consensus-building among public interest and private sector stakeholders. CDT in headquartered in Washington, DC. For more information, please visit our About page.


This position will be integral to CDT expanding its outreach to and engagement with strategic partners. Responsibilities will include:

The responsibilities related to this position will expand as our efforts grow, creating considerable room for growth.


The Outreach Coordinator position is an important external-facing position for the organization. It’s an ideal role for an early-career professional who enjoys cultivating and expanding strategic partnerships. The candidate should have some experience in an office setting. Specific qualifications include:


Salary is commensurate with experience and is competitive within the nonprofit space. CDT provides a generous benefits package that includes health care and dental coverage, a retirement plan, paid vacation, sick days, and parental leave.

To Apply

Please send a cover letter and a resume to [email protected] Be sure to reference the position for which you are applying.

The Center for Democracy & Technology is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender identity or expression, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, or physical ability.