Employment at BIO
We offer a competitive benefits package. Send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to:
Biotechnology Innovation Organization
Human Resources Department
1201 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20024
BIO is currently recruiting for the following positions.
BIO Internship Program
If you are interested in a summer 2019 internship, please email your resume to hr[at]bio.org
Accounts Payable Coordinator
Coordinator, Federal Government Relations
To assist the Vice President, Federal Government Relations with daily functions; to manage BIO GRC meetings; to assist BIO FGR Directors, Senior Directors, and Directors; to prepare hearing summaries; and other responsibilities, as needed.
Director, Market Access
The Director of Market Access will report to the EVP and serves as an integral part of BIO’s Food and Agriculture Section team. The Director’s core responsibility is to plan, develop, and facilitate innovative, productive and strategic relationships and partnerships with thought leaders and influential organizations and companies in agriculture and food production, as well as consumer and environmental groups and relevant academia on behalf of BIO. The Director will maintain productive, trust-based relationships and organize collaboration with these groups to grow public support and market access for biology-driven tools to improve sustainability, nutrition, health and societal benefits on behalf of our membership. The Director will coordinate engagement efforts with the science and regulatory affairs lead in order to execute a holistic innovation strategy for BIO.
Director of Communications, Agriculture & Environment
Develop and implement media outreach and strategic communications programs that support the policy goals of BIO’s Industrial & Environmental and Food & Agriculture Sections. Help position BIO as the leading voice on biotechnology’s applications in the industrial & environmental, and food & ag industries.
Specifically, the Director will work with the rest of the Ag & Environment Communications team to develop and implement proactive media plans around key issues; draft news releases, talking points, issue briefs and content for web-based properties; manage relationships with BIO member companies and stakeholder allies; and provide strategic communications and media support for BIO events and meetings.
Executive Assistant to the CFO
The primary purpose of this position is to provide support to the Chief Financial Officer/Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration. In addition to providing day-to-day administrative support, this position will provide substantive support to the Finance and Investment Committee including meeting scheduling, meeting materials, and meeting logistics, and will support the CFO on Board and Executive Committee related activities, including meeting materials. This position will support the CFO in the overall budget process, and the other areas within the department as needed. This position will be the point person for BIO’s Travel Management and Purchase Card System and will coordinate the annual business insurance renewal with the CFO.
Vice President, FGR
Develop, coordinate and execute BIO’s federal legislative and political goals and strategy internally and externally.
This position is responsible for the day-to-day management of the FGR team and objectives related to the health care, agriculture, emerging companies, and industrial and environmental sections at BIO. This position will manage and supervise in-house and external lobbyists and support staff. This position will also have budgetary authority over the FGR Department and BIO PAC.
Office Operations Specialist
The primary purpose of this position is to assist the Managing Director, Facilities & Office Operations and Office Operations Assistant with the daily operations of BIO between the hours of 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.
Curious about benefits?
BIO offers all full time employees a competitive benefits package that includes:
- Health Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Life Insurance
- Short-Term Disability
- Long-Term Disability
- 401(k) Savings Plan
- Profit-Sharing Plan
- Paid Vacation
- Paid Holidays
- Paid Sick Leave
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Employee Assistance Program
- Pre-Tax Transportation Programs
- Fitness Center