The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for an experienced Bookkeeper & Operations Assistant to join an impactful nonprofit. This individual will handle day-to-day bookkeeping, support the Chief Operating Officer, and assist with various projects. The successful candidate will have experience providing administrative support, bookkeeping experience, and be adept at juggling multiple tasks and projects. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has nonprofit experience and is looking to grow their bookkeeping and administrative skills!
The Ford Agency is recruiting for an experienced, high-level Executive Assistant to join a prestigious DC educational institution. This individual will provide high level support, serve as the gatekeeper, coordinate complex calendars, and serve as a liaison to the board. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, poised, and confident individual with experience supporting a busy, visible executive to be part of a well-regarded Washington institution.
The Ford Agency is seeking entry level candidates to join an exciting and growing non-profit team in the arts industry. This role will be have the opportunity to engage with members and help them navigate the organization's resources. The successful candidates will have an outstanding phone manner, strong email communication skills, and thrive in a fast-paced environment. This is a fantastic opportunity for recent graduates with internship or on-campus work experience where they can immediately be a part of a team and learn many foundational skills for career growth!
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for a professional Executive Assistant and Board Liaison to support the Board of Directors of a national education focused association. This role will provide right hand support to the Board and act as a liaison to executive leadership. This association offers fantastic benefits and an opportunity for an experienced candidate to really become a foundational support to organizational progress. This is a temp-to-hire position.
The Ford Agency is recruiting for a proactive and savvy Administrative Assistant to support the marketing team of an arts-focused advocacy group. The Administrative Assistant will provide both logistical and project support to this busy group of professionals. A unique opportunity for a junior candidate with administrative skills who is interested in growing into a marketing role. This role will start remote due to COVID guidelines but will ultimately be an in-person role. It is a temp-to-hire position and available immediately.
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for an organized, energetic HR Coordinator to join a top healthcare association. This role will serve as the first point of contact for HR and recruiting inquiries, provide a positive candidate experience throughout the interview process, and assist HR leadership with special projects and initiatives. The ideal candidate will have previous HR experience, excellent communication and organization skills. This is a great role for someone who is passionate about HR and is looking to expand the depth of their knowledge and experience with a team dedicated to providing mentorship and opportunities to grow.
The Ford Agency is actively seeking a Recruiter to join the DC office of an international non-profit. This role is responsible for identifying and attracting top candidates in a competitive market, building and maintaining relationships with candidates and hiring managers, and tracking recruiting metrics. This is an exciting role for an established recruiter looking to use his/her expertise to attract top talent for a globally-recognized and respected organization. This is a potential temp-to-hire position and is available immediately.
The Ford Agency is seeking a Policy Analyst to join a top trade association based in DC. This role will be tasked with researching legislation and drafting communications for member companies as well as internal staff. The ideal candidate will have at least one year of experience performing legal or political research, be organized, and have impeccable time management skills. If you have excellent research, writing, and analytical skills that have been honed in a legislative role, this could be a great fit for you!
Hybrid - Remote/In-Person
The Ford Agency is currently recruiting for an Office Coordinator for an advocacy team focused on protecting the rights and interests of artists. This role is a primary point of contact for the entire office so candidates must have a professional demeanor and willingness to pitch in wherever needed. This is a great opportunity for a recent grad looking to strengthen administrative support skills by working in a fast-paced office with a great team of people! Currently, this is a hybrid remote role with 1-2 days/week in-person. This is a temp-to-hire position and is available immediately.
The Ford Agency is recruiting for a professional Accounting Specialist to join a growing healthcare organization. The specialist will oversee and implement accounting initiatives and projects, handle day- to-day accounting operations, and work closely with leadership to ensure accounting processes run smoothly. The successful candidate will have at least 3 years of accounting experience, understand best practices, and be a team player. This is a terrific opportunity for someone who wants variety in their role and that is looking to continue to develop professionally!
The Ford Agency is looking for an Administrative Coordinator for one of the DC-area’s top investment firms. This role will work with the legal compliance team in regards to federal security laws and regulations associated with Trusts. The successful candidate will perform a wide range of duties from compliance and auditing, to operational and administrative support. This is a temp-to-hire position and an excellent opportunity for someone with 2+ years of experience in the securities industry, or a recent graduate seeking practical experience before law school, looking to join a team of industry leaders.
The Ford Agency is actively seeking a temporary Recruiter to join an exciting non-profit in a hiring surge for various technical roles. We are looking for a motivated individual who can dive into full life-cycle recruiting for a broad range of technical roles. This is a great environment for an experienced recruiter who is able to work independently with strong experience interacting with hiring managers and working with a passionate team of professionals. This is a remote role and is available immediately.
The Ford Agency is seeking an Events Assistant for a nationally recognized non-profit advocacy organization. The assistant will assist with event and conference production, including pre-event planning to post-event evaluation. This is a perfect opportunity for a candidate looking to take their previous experience and build on their digital events skills with a very prominent and sought after employer!
The Ford Agency has partnered with one of DC's top educational institutions in its search for an Associate for its busy Development team. This role supports all functions of the development office and annual giving program as well as the advancement of philanthropy at the organization. This opportunity is perfect for a candidate looking to bring their development experience to an international academic environment and develop stronger skills with a mentoring team.
Mission Driven Organization
An economic development agency that focuses on domestic community-building is looking for an experienced HR Generalist with demonstrated expertise running payroll and administering benefits; experience with both federal and non-federal staff is preferred. The person in this role must be prepared to manage everything from data entry to onboarding to performance management. This is a temporary opportunity. Candidates looking to expand their HR expertise while working for a great mission-driven organization should apply today!
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for an experienced Benefits Analyst to provide long-term temporary support to the busy HR team of an international non-profit. The person in this role will work with all levels of staff and act as the primary point of contact for benefits-related questions and needs. A perfect opportunity for a candidate with 5+ years of benefits administration experience looking for a temporary contract through Spring 2021.
Variety of positions
The Ford Agency will be recruiting for several exciting and professionally challenging entry-level roles that are well suited to recent graduates who are motivated and eager to learn more about and grow their skills with non-profits, associations, and consulting firms.
We are a boutique recruiting firm that represents some of the DC region's most successful and sought after employers. We work to connect candidates with the right organization where you will be professionally challenged, have growth potential, and work for goals that you are passionate about.
If you are having trouble navigating the competitive job market in DC and have the right talent and attitude, but just need to be given the right opportunity to demonstrate what you can accomplish, we want to hear from you!
To see a list of positions available through The Ford Agency, please check out our website at www.ford-agency.com.
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The Ford Agency is actively seeking a driven and enthusiastic Recruiter to join a growing DC based tech firm. This role is responsible for building a recruitment process, identifying and attracting top candidates in a competitive market, building and maintaining relationships with candidates and hiring managers, and tracking recruiting metrics. This is an exciting role for an established recruiter looking to use his/her expertise to attract top talent.
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for a Finance professional to join an impactful nonprofit. This individual will oversee the day to day accounting operations, grants accounting, and update the finance department's policies and best practices. If you have at least 5 years of accounting experience with grant funded nonprofits and are looking to join a mission driven organization, this could be a terrific opportunity for you!
The Ford Agency is seeking a Development Engineer to join the R&D department at a medical devices organization. This individual will collaborate with different departments and manage the product development process from start to finish. The successful candidate will have at least 5 years of medical device product development experience and be familiar with ISO requirements, GMP guidelines, and FDA regulations. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to join an organization truly dedicated to the patients it supports!
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for a Corporate Development Specialist to join a biotech organization based in their NYC office. The Specialist will work with the leadership team in developing their global and long term strategy. This individual will focus on financial analysis, investor relations, and researching opportunities for development, licensing, and acquisition in the competitive market. If you have at least 3 years working in corporate development, strategy consulting, or finance and are looking to join a busy team of creative professionals, we want to hear from you!
Tuesday-Friday Work Week
The Ford Agency is searching for an Administrative Assistant to support the leadership team at an Alexandria-based religious foundation. The Administrative Assistant will provide high level administrative support as well as managing member relations. This is a great role for someone with 3-5 years' administrative experience looking to join a team working towards a fulfilling mission. This is a temporary role with the possibility of becoming temp-to-hire.
The Ford Agency is looking for an experienced Legal Conflicts Researcher to oversee and coordinate the workflow for the conflicts team for an international litigation firm. The ideal candidate will have advanced research abilities and experience delegating work and training team members. This role is essential to compliance at the firm so attention to detail, database management, and strong interpersonal skills are critical. If you have at least 2 years of legal conflicts research experience, have taken on some leadership responsibilities, and are looking to continue on that trajectory this could be a terrific role for you!
The Ford Agency is seeking a Policy Associate to join a leading healthcare advocacy nonprofit. This individual will review new regulatory and legislative policy, assist with research, and write policy documents for the organization. The successful candidate will have at least 2 years of experience with healthcare policy, understand its intricacies, and be able to articulate policy to a variety of stakeholders. If you have excellent research, writing, and analytical skills and are looking to grow in your policy career alongside a team of smart and skilled professionals, this could be a terrific role for you!
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for an entrepreneurial Business Development Director to join a Virginia-based consulting firm. This role works closely with the firm's leadership and will be responsible for expanding the firm's reach through proactively identifying, pursuing, and onboarding new clients. It's a strategic role that requires innovation and resourcefulness – a terrific opportunity for a Business Development professional with demonstrated success working with Federal clients looking to play a leadership role.
The Ford Agency is collaborating with one of DC's top law firms to find an experienced and professional HR Manager for its team. This role will oversee a range of Human Resource functions - such as attorney resources, employee relations recruiting, and benefits administration – and will serve as a key resource within the department. If you have demonstrated experience in legal HR management and are seeking to develop your expertise in a challenging and engaging role, this opportunity could be for you!
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for a professional Corporate Paralegal to join the busy technology practice of a prestigious international law firm. This role will be assisting with corporate transactions, conducting related legal and business research, and working closely with attorneys and clients. This is a rare opportunity for a paralegal with solid transactional experience and knowledge of the technology industry to break into a well-established and notably successful firm.
The Ford Agency is spearheading the search for an experienced Attorney to join a boutique law firm specializing in healthcare law. The firm is looking to expand its practice and is looking for an attorney who wants to be part of its long term growth. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in relevant practice areas and demonstrated success in developing new cases while successfully managing current caseload. Experience with firm management and operation is highly desired. Attorneys with an established practice and are looking to partner with another firm will also be considered.
Top Law Firm
Hours: 7:00am to 3:30pm or 8:00am to 4:30pm
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for Help Desk Analyst for a top DC law firm. This individual will join a busy team, provide support to end-users, and maintain systems and applications for the firm. The ideal candidate will have help desk experience, enjoy finding solutions, and know how to deliver exceptional IT service to a broad range of professionals. If you have solid IT/Helpdesk experience and are looking to join a team that will take your career to the next level, we want to hear from you! Hours are 7:00am to 3:30pm or 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday-Friday.
Prestigious Law Firm
The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for a Director of Diversity for a prestigious law firm. This individual will play an integral role in developing firm initiatives to attract and retain diverse candidates, develop and monitor diversity reports, and collaborate with various teams to ensure that the firm is continuing to position themselves as a diverse and inclusive workplace. The Director will have at least 10 years of experience working on diversity issues, preferably with a law firm or other professional services firm, and will be able to work with people from different backgrounds. This is a fantastic role for an individual to develop first-in-class diversity strategies at a top notch firm.
The Ford Agency is currently seeking candidates for a Public Affairs Specialist role supporting the Office of Public Affairs of a renowned institute dedicated to African American history and culture. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates with demonstrated experience handling a high volume of media inquiries and coverage, preparing logistics for news conferences and press events. The successful candidate will be able to proactively manage all the back-end logistics of media relations and many responsibilities that fall in between. Strong proficiency writing and creating on-brand content and comfort handling high-profile guests and events is a must. Initially, this is a six month contract position available immediately and has the option to be extended.
The Ford Agency is looking for candidates interested in substantive administrative positions with our DMV-based clients. We offer temporary and temp-to-hire roles with a variety of organizations--from law firms to non-profits, foundations to consulting firms. Position titles include Receptionist, Administrative Assistant, Staff Assistant, Operations Assistant Executive Assistant, and more. Candidates at all points in their career are welcome to send their resume!
The Ford Agency is looking for top-notch legal support professionals for temporary and temp-to-hire roles with DC's top law firms. We are looking for legal secretaries, legal assistants, legal administrative assistants, and paralegals for a range of entry-level to mid-level roles, across different practice areas, for opportunities within boutique law firms with specialized practice groups to large, international law firms. Candidates, from recent college grads with excellent internships to experienced legal support staff, are welcome to send their resumes!
The Ford Agency is looking for top-notch candidates for a variety of temporary, temp-to-hire, remote, and part-time roles within the area's most prestigious organizations. These are excellent opportunities to get your foot in the door and demonstrate your skills at DC's top law, consulting, government relations firms, non-profits, associations, and more!
If you are looking for your first position out of college or are an established professional in between roles and you have strong MSOffice skills, superb communications skills, take initiative, and have an adaptable attitude, we can help find the right opportunity for you!