Employment Opportunities

Available Positions

Membership Assistant

AAVS is seeking an individual committed to animal protection to work full time with the Director of Development and Member Services in all facets of membership and fundraising. The membership assistant holds a trusted position and is responsible for the overall maintenance of the membership process, from data entry and reporting, to member communication. The membership assistant will collaborate with other staff members on member mailings and outreach activities as needed. Excellent benefits package and 401(k). Raiser’s Edge experience strongly preferred or working knowledge of other fundraising software. Speed and accuracy in data entry essential; may be asked to complete a test. This candidate must have excellent work habits, organizational and communication skills, strong motivation, and demonstrated ability to work independently as well as be an enthusiastic member of an office team. Background check required.  Salary competitive and commensurate with experience.

How to Apply

Attach resume and cover letter addressed to Sue Leary, President, explaining interest in AAVS and email to with “Membership Assistant position” in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

Application Deadline: April 20, 2015


About AAVS

The mission of AAVS is to end the use of animals in science through education, advocacy, and the development of alternative methods. Founded in 1883, the American Anti-Vivisection Society (AAVS) is the first non-profit animal advocacy and educational organization in the United States dedicated to ending experimentation on animals in research, testing, and education. We work with individuals, students and parents, educators, grassroots groups, corporate and government decision makers, and members of the scientific community to effect meaningful, lasting change.