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 2019 internship, please email your resume to hr[at]

Director, Membership

Primary Purpose of the Position:

BIO has a robust membership of more than 1,000 organizations. Annually, membership dues provide over 40% of all revenue to BIO with a 2018 target of $29.4 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, Tax & Financial Services Policy

Primary Purpose of the Position:

The Director of Tax and Financial Services Policy will be responsible for leading policy development activities on financial services, capital markets, securities, and accounting issues that impact emerging biotechnology companies. The Director will also work with the Vice President of Tax Policy on a variety of policy areas, including capital formation, tax, SBIR, and other areas as requested.

The Director will be charged with monitoring legislative and regulatory policy developments, drafting advocacy documents (comment letters, congressional testimony, etc.), conducting research, developing written analyses, and conducting advocacy outreach as necessary.

The Director will also be responsible for working directly with BIO's emerging company membership to develop and advance BIO’s capital formation and financial services policies. The Director will work with the Vice President of Tax Policy to staff the Board-level Capital Formation Committee and the staff-level Finance & Tax Committee.


Executive Assistant

Primary Purpose of the Position:

Provide effective and timely administrative and professional support and assistance to the Senior Vice President, Communications. Help provide support to the Communications Department as directed/needed.


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