Why Work at IWHC?

We are a passionate group of professionals based in New York and Washington, DC, that envisions a world where all women and girls are free to make their own choices about their life and health—free of violence, discrimination, and coercion. We have a diverse staff who bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our issues. From supporting community-based programs in countries like Cameroon and Uruguay to advocating with government officials at the United Nations, our impact is both immediate and long-lasting.

Perks & Benefits

We offer employees a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, such as generous vacation time and a no-contribution option for medical coverage. Other benefits include:

  • Flexible Spending Account for health care and dependent care.
  • Paid time-off (vacation, personal, sick days, and holidays).
  • Medical and dental insurance.
  • Commuter benefits.
  • Gym reimbursement.
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with employer contributions.
  • Professional development opportunities.

Available Positions

Vice President of Development and Communications

The Vice President of Development and Communications is responsible for raising the profile and increasing the influence of IWHC and its work.

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Program Assistant, Advocacy and Policy

The Program Assistant provides administrative and programmatic assistance to the Advocacy and Policy Program.

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Director of Communications

The Director of Communications supports and enhances IWHC’s advocacy and development through high quality Communications content, platforms and tools; ensures high visibility, integrity, innovation and effectiveness in the public representation of IWHC, its work and messages; supports IWHC’s President as a spokesperson on international women’s health and rights; and provides strategic Communications advice and support to IWHC’s Development and Program teams.

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Program Officer, International Policy

The Program Officer, International Policy works as part of the Advocacy and Policy Program team to influence global health policies and programs to prioritize sexual and reproductive rights and health and women’s rights, with a focus on UN processes and UN agencies.

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Program Officer, International Partnerships

The Program Officer works with Program team to identify, support and strengthen local non-governmental organizations (NGO) and leaders in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.

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Meet Some Of Us



We are passionate and tenacious professionals who, together with our international Board of visionaries and leaders, work with hundreds of partners worldwide to advance the health and rights of women and girls.

We leverage our work in two very different but critically linked worlds: international policy and local capacity.

We work to make every woman's right to a just and healthy life a global reality.