Domestic Program Senior Associate


Catholics for Choice, the leading voice of prochoice Catholic advocacy is seeking a savvy, seasoned, smart new team member to join our domestic program. This is an opportunity to be part of a successful and fast-paced nonprofit with a close-knit staff of passionate individuals who share a commitment to reproductive choice, justice and true religious liberty.

If you are committed to advancing abortion rights and access across the United States, if you thrive on relationship building across multiple sectors, if mobilizing Catholics, secular partners and other faith constituencies toward concrete policy change gets your blood pumping, then CFC could be a great fit.

The senior associate will work with a team of colleagues to raise the voices of prochoice Catholics, educate activists, mobilize the public, policymakers and the media around Catholic support for women’s autonomy in reproductive health decisions.

The position is based in Washington, DC, will include travel and require public speaking to a variety of audiences.

The ideal candidate will have at least a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and a minimum of five years of increasing responsibility doing advocacy work on a pertinent area of our work. Candidates should also possess excellent organizational and time-management skills; exercise exceptional judgment; be diplomatic and open-minded; and work as a team player who demonstrates impeccable verbal and written communication.  An unwavering support for a woman’s right to choose is a must. General knowledge of Catholicism is preferred but not required.


Why work at CFC?

  • Because, like us, you want to shape and advance sexual and reproductive ethics that are based on justice, reflect a commitment to women’s well-being, and respect and affirm the capacity of women and men to make moral decisions about their lives.
  • Because you want to be part of a group of hardworking professionals based in DC who make real change happen all around the world.
  • Because CFC provides exceptional employee benefits, including competitive salaries, medical and dental insurance (CFC pays 100% of employee premium), generous paid time off (vacation, sick, personal days and holidays), 403(b) retirement plan with employer contribution, commuter benefits and more.

Employment decisions at Catholics for Choice are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. Catholics for Choice does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.



Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Please include “Domestic Program Senior Associate” in the subject line. PDF format is preferred. Applicants who do not demonstrate knowledge of Catholics for Choice’s work will not be considered.