Careers at Public Agenda

Public Agenda offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.
We are an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity in the workplace

Public Engagement Assistant Position Description

Public Agenda is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that helps build a democracy that works for everyone. By elevating a diversity of voices, forging common ground, and improving dialogue and collaboration among leaders and communities, Public Agenda fuels progress on critical issues, including education, health care and community engagement.

The Public Engagement Assistant will support Public Agenda’s public engagement team with a variety of tasks related to our public engagement work. We are looking for a candidate with strong research, writing and public speaking skills. An ideal candidate will have strong interest in public engagement and a background in K-12 education, resiliency, public policy, public health or community development. We are hoping to find someone who is a collaborative-minded, team player who has great attention to detail, is very well organized and a quick learner. There will be opportunities to occasionally travel in this position. We are a fun organization of 20+ people with a lot going on. The Public Engagement Assistant will have the opportunity to meet many other staff and also learn more about our research and communications work.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

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Please send your resume and short cover letter to Nicole Cabral at


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