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Careers

Chief Executive Officer

 

The National Governors Association has engaged Heidrick & Struggles, a nationally known executive search firm to provide assistance and guidance in our search for a Chief Executive Officer. The Chief Executive Officer provides strategic leadership for NGA and the NGA Center by working with a Senior Management Team to establish a strategy, long-range goals, plans and policies and works to translate those goals into operational plans that produce high quality outputs.

 

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Interested parties are directed to send their CVs to, NGA@heidrick.com

 


 

Summary of NGA Benefits

 

The National Governors Association (NGA) and the NGA Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) are highly committed to recruiting and retaining the best and brightest individuals to help us achieve our goal of working with governors to share best practices, speak with a collective voice on national policy and develop innovative solutions that improve state government and support the principles of federalism.

 

NGA and the NGA Center, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, offer many opportunities to be part of our outstanding team. We are one of Washington, D.C.'s most respected public policy organizations and a great place to work. Exciting career opportunities are available in a variety of legislative, public policy, technical and administrative positions, as well as a limited number of paid and unpaid internships.

 

NGA and the NGA Center participate in the E-Verify program. The E-Verify program is an Internet-based eligibility verification system operated by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Please click on the links below to view important notices about the E-Verify program.

 

 

 NGA and the NGA Center offer a competitive benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities. Please take a moment to learn more about our current job openings by visiting the Search for Employment Opportunities. Thank you for your interest in employment with NGA. We hope to welcome you to the team.

 

Internships

 

During the summer and fall, NGA and the NGA Center offer many internship opportunities to be a part of our dynamic team.  An internship is a professional work assignment that allows undergraduate and graduate students to combine classroom education with practical work experience.  All interns must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program.  Most internships are 12-week programs.   

Please excuse us while we enhance our recruitment system. The application system is temporarily offline. If you have any questions about the application process, please email webmaster@nga.org. Thank you.


Please excuse us while we enhance our recruitment system. The online application system is temporarily offline. If you have any questions about the application process, please email webmaster@nga.org. Thank you.