Work with us! We have openings for the following positions.

Open Positions

Director of Policy and Research

New York, NY

About Demos.  Demos is a national public policy organization working for a democracy and economy rooted in racial equity. We pioneer bold progressive ideas, reinforce them with original research and analysis, and equip grassroot partner organizations to move them into practical reality. Founded in 2000, the organization is headquartered in New York City with an office in Washington, D.C. We champion over-the-horizon policy solutions, shift the narrative to clear the way f ...

Learn more

Associate Director, Media Strategies

New York, NY

Associate Director, Media Strategy. Demos is looking for a savvy media strategist to develop, design, and lead our media strategy. The Associate Director of Media Strategy will work across the organization to generate maximum visibility for Demos’ work and its experts with an eye toward deploying the most-advanced methods of breaking through in an increasingly noisy media landscape. The ideal candidate always has their finger on the pulse of the news cycle, has proven skills i ...

Learn more

Grant Writer

New York City, NY

Grant Writer. Reporting to the Associate Director, Foundation Relations, the Grant Writer is responsible for preparation of reports, proposals and other written materials for the organization’s Foundation funders and major donors. The Grant Writer works extensively with members of the Development team and colleagues across the organization to align Development activities and strategies with organizational priorities and maintain deep familiarity of program content to make ongo ...

Learn more

Director of Movement Strategies

New York City, NY

Director of Movement Strategies. Demos is looking for an experienced strategist and movement leader who can design and lead the organizations’ work of catalyzing dynamic movement strategies with a range of local, state, and federal allies and building out our National Inclusive Democracy Project. This position manages three unique bodies of work: our campaigning and partnership work, our internal progressive hub work and our writing and research on effectively winning key camp ...

Learn more

Nonprofit Senior Accounting Manager

New York City, NY

The Senior Accounting Manager will directly report to the Director of Finance and in a supervisory position of the Finance Associate. Candidates will be expected to apply a racial equity and inclusion lens in their work. The strongest candidates will have successful finance experience, as well as progressive management and leadership experience.  This is an exciting opportunity for candidates who enjoy creating and improving systems across a dynamic organization. Responsib ...

Learn more