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.

BIO Internship Program

If you are interested in a summer 2020 internship, please email your resume to hr[at]

Director, Event Operations

Primary Purpose of the Position:

The Director, Event Operations will have logistical oversight of events and meetings as directed by the Vice President, Event Operations. Meetings/Events will be assigned from the BIO event portfolio and will include (but not be limited to) conferences, exhibitions, summits, Board of Directors meetings, committee meetings and a specific element of the annual BIO International Convention including pre & post-convention planning meetings.


Director, Regulatory Affairs

Primary Purpose of the Position:

The Director will report to the Managing Director and will be responsible for assisting in developing policy and regulatory options for the IES Governing Board, working groups, and committees that primarily focus on federal, state, and international policy and regulations impacting industrial biotechnology. The Director will staff IES working group(s), committee(s) and IES board level committees as needed.


Vice President, Sales and Sponsorship

Primary Purpose of the Position:

The primary purpose of this position is to manage and direct the day-to-day operations of all BIO sales and related activities. This position will devise and implement a strategy to increase sponsorship, exhibit, advertising, and promotional opportunity revenue for the organization, while meeting BIO’s organizational goals and effectively addressing tactical issues. The position will research and identify new sales growth opportunities, prospect for new donors, and develop plans to increase revenue from existing sponsors. This position will also oversee all sponsorship activities associated with all BIO conferences/events. This position will be responsible for managing all sponsorship revenue and expenses; forecast aggressive revenue projections for all BIO events, meet and exceed sponsorship revenue goals, and manage operational expenses, and a manage staff.


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