Director, Communications, New York Branch (Volunteer Position)

The Communications Department of Young Professionals in Foreign Policy: New York (YPFP: NY) is looking for an individual who can contribute to branch communication efforts through multimedia projects and photography. This team member will report directly to the Director of Communications.

Position Description:

This team member will liaise with speakers and YPFP NY members by taking photographs to document event and help disseminate them on YPFP: NY’s social media channels. YPFP: NY is also looking to expand its content output through multimedia efforts (video interviews, podcasts), which this team member would head up. This is an excellent opportunity to not only make a contribution to the extant workings of a dynamic team but also to help create and execute a brand new front of YPFP: NY communications.

Primary requirements include:

  • YPFP membership (must be current)
  • a commitment to attend YPFP: NY events
  • a camera and photography experience
  • an interest in volunteerism and foreign affairs

To apply, please send a brief statement of purpose and resume/CV to Alexandra Mahler-Haug, Director of Communications, at, by May 15, 2014. Short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.