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
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20024
Phone: 202.962.9200
Fax: 202.488.6308

BIO is currently recruiting for the following positions.

Associate Counsel, Intellectual Property Policy

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The Associate Counsel, IP Policy, will conduct legal research and analysis on a wide range of intellectual property and technology transfer matters, and will participate in the development and implementation of BIO’s advocacy at the state, federal and international levels...


BIO Internship Program

If you are interested in a 2017 internship, please email your resume to hr[at]

Coordinator, Healthcare Policy & Research

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to provide administrative, policy and professional support to the Vice President, Healthcare Policy & Research, the Board Standing Committee on Reimbursement and the Healthcare Policy & Research group, as directed. This support includes assistance with the development and execution of materials for the Board Standing Committee on Reimbursement, Health Care Reform and Reimbursement Committee, State Healthcare Reform and Reimbursement, and subcommittee meetings. Additionally, this position is responsible for research and writing projects, including drafting and circulating the group’s weekly newsletters to members...


Director, Food and Agriculture

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The Director for Food and Agriculture reports to the EVP and serves as an integral part of the BIO’s Food and Agriculture policy team. The Director is responsible for assisting the EVP achieve the organization and the section strategic communications, policy and outreach goals....


Director, Healthcare Policy, Federal Programs

Primary Purpose of the Position:
This position will help direct the association’s policy and regulatory efforts related to reimbursement of novel therapies by federal programs, implementation of the Affordable Care Act, government price reporting policies, and efforts to demonstrate and promote the value and economic impact of biotechnology. Specifically, this position is responsible for the development and coordination of policy and regulatory efforts intended to respond to and affect implementation of regulations issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and other federal and state agencies, as required, that affect patient access to innovative drugs and biologics in all settings of care...


Director, Investor Relations & Programming

Primary Purpose of the Position:
This primary purpose of this position is to engage the biotech investment community and biotech executives to participate in BIO events, specifically BIO investor events, and other BIO activities as identified. This position is BIO’s primary interface with senior executives in the investment/financial community and includes representing BIO at external investment-focused events. This position drives revenue by increasing the quality of and attendance at BIO’s investment-focused, business development events...


Director, Membership

Primary Purpose of the Position:
BIO has a robust membership of more than 1,000 organizations. Annually, membership provides over 40% of all revenue to BIO with a 2016 target of $26.75 million.
The primary purpose of this position is to lead BIO’s effort in achieving its annual membership targets in terms of revenue, number of members, and customer satisfaction. To accomplish this goal, this individual shall develop and implement a comprehensive membership strategy to recruit new members, retain current members, and grow revenue opportunities for BIO. Internally, the position will serve as a liaison to all BIO departments to identify new member opportunities and to ensure member value across the organization...


Director, Policy Research and Analytics

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The Director, Policy Research and Analytics, will develop, conduct and manage BIO’s research and analysis agenda related to demonstrating the value of BIO members’ innovative drug and biologic products.  This work includes clinical and economic value assessment, payment reform, scoring of legislative proposals and the development of quick turn-around analysis to impact BIO’s advocacy and communications efforts at the Federal and State level.  The position is responsible for carrying out both real-time reactive research and analysis relevant to current advocacy priorities as well as the longer-view proactive research agenda...


Manager, BIO Business Solutions & Partnering Innovations

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) is the world's largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations...


Manager, Federal Government Relations

Primary Purpose of the Position:
This position will help manage BIO’s federal government relations lobbying and research efforts related to biotechnology issues including agriculture, environmental and health care...


Manager, Infectious Diseases Policy

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to provide research, operational, and administrative support to the Managing Director, Infectious Diseases and Diagnostics Policy; the Director, Infectious Diseases Policy; and the Director, Diagnostics & Personalized Medicine Policy, as well as the BIO organization as directed...


Office Operations Assistant

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to manage BIO’s front desk Monday through Friday. This position reports to the Managing Director of Facilities & Office Operations to accomplish the requirements of the front desk...


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