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The Friends Committee on National Legislation lobbies Congress and the administration to advance peace, justice, opportunity, and environmental stewardship. Founded in 1943 by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), FCNL fields an expert team of lobbyists on Capitol Hill and works with a grassroots network of tens of thousands of people across the country to advance policies and priorities established by our governing General Committee. FCNL is a nonpartisan organization that seeks to live our values of integrity, simplicity, and peace as we build relationships across political divides to move policies forward.


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  1. Governance
  2. 75th Anniversary

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  1. Background Staff 

    Our staff brings together expertise in professional and constituent lobbying with strong fundraising and operations support.

  2. Work with FCNL Statement of Diversity and Inclusion 

    At FCNL, we embrace having a multitude of voices and talents working together to strengthen our impact in the world. In keeping with the Quaker testimony of equality, we strive to be an organization that welcomes, values and respects the different perspectives of every individual.

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Work with FCNL Sustainable Building Manager 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) is seeking a Sustainable Building Manager. The Building Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the stewardship, maintenance, and building operations at FCNL's three Capitol Hill properties: FCNL's 11,000 square foot green office building at 245 2nd Street, NE the adjacent 3,500 square foot residential property, 205 C Street, NE, in which the Quaker Welcome Center is located, and additional office space at 518 C Street NE.

Work with FCNL Grasstops Advocacy Manager 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation seeks a creative, self-starter with 3 to 5 years of experience either in development or grassroots advocacy to identify, cultivate, track and grow our network of individual grasstops and grassroots volunteer advocates who are building personal relationships with members of Congress.

Work with FCNL Assistant to the Executive Secretary 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) is seeking an Assistant to the Executive Secretary (CEO). This person will report directly to the Executive Secretary and will be responsible for managing the Executive Secretary’s schedule and travel arrangements, managing incoming communications for the Executive Secretary, preparing and editing correspondence and other written materials, preparing financial reports, gathering information for the Executive Secretary, and staffing the FCNL Executive Committee and Education Fund Board.

Work with FCNL Director of Human Resources Management 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) is seeking an experienced Director of Human Resources Management to develop and lead an organization-wide human resources strategy. The Director will be responsible for overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the Human Resources function at FCNL as well as advancing HR-related initiatives that support FCNL as we work to find common ground on vital issues of justice and peace.

Work with FCNL Development Assistant 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL), a nonpartisan Quaker lobby based in Washington, DC, is seeking a Development Assistant. This is a new position created to better help FCNL learn more about its current donors and new prospects, build closer relationships with its monthly donors, and more efficiently handle the administrative responsibilities of a rapidly-growing development department.

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Join FCNL's staff in Washington, DC or find volunteer opportunities around the country. Full-time positions at FCNL include a competitive non-profit salary and generous benefits package.

Governance

Both FCNL and the FCNL Education Fund are nonpartisan, in the public interest, and governed by members of the Religious Society of Friends.