Chief of Staff

Washington D.C.
Aug 10, 2022
Sep 14, 2022
Executive, Chief
Full Time

Chief of Staff

Full-Time Regular

Washington, DC, US

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) is the global association of the financial industry, with member firms from more than 60 countries. The IIF provides its members with innovative research, unparalleled global advocacy, and access to leading industry events that leverage its influential network. Its mission is to support the financial industry in the prudent management of risks; to develop sound industry practices; and to advocate for regulatory, financial, and economic policies that are in the broad interests of its members and foster global financial stability and sustainable economic growth. 

Position Description:

The Chief of Staff, which reports directly to the CEO and is part of the senior management team, will manage a rapid flow of work spanning multiple projects, with the ability to toggle between big picture, long-term strategic priorities, and time sensitive details. S/he will develop materials (e.g., talking points, presentations, information materials) for the CEO; partner and build cross-functional relationships with the various departments at IIF; and work on special projects and ad hoc requests to support senior leaders in the team and the broader IIF community. S/he will also direct the IIF’s Future Leaders program and work closely with the Board Secretary.


Applicants should have at least seven to ten years of project management experience. The following are also required: good organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work in a very fast paced deadline driven environment; the ability to conceptualize complex tasks and work independently; strong analytic, strategic thinking, and problem-solving skills; superior writing skills, fluency in English and excellent oral and written communication skills; and a graduate degree in economics, political science, business, or related field. Experience working with governments, regulatory agencies and/or other official sector organizations is a plus.

To apply, please submit a cover letter (with salary requirements) and resume in Word format. For more information about the IIF, please refer to our website at

IIF is pleased to provide its staff with a hybrid work environment. Covid Vaccine Requirement: IIF requires all those hired to provide proof of full vaccination against Covid. Accommodations will be provided only as required by applicable law.