Careers at United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is an assembly of the hierarchy of the Catholic Church in the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The purpose of the Conference is to promote the greater good which the Church offers humankind.  The bishops themselves constitute the membership of the Conference and are served by a staff of approximately 315 lay people, priests, deacons, and religious, located at the Conference headquarters in Washington, DC, with branch offices in Miami, FL and Rome.

The Conference is organized as a corporation in the District of Columbia. Its purposes under civil law are: "To unify, coordinate, encourage, promote and carry on Catholic activities in the United States; to organize and conduct religious, charitable and social welfare work at home and abroad; to aid in education; to care for immigrants; and generally to enter into and promote by education, publication and direction the objects of its being."

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, marital status, disability or other status protected by Federal, State or local laws, except where a reasonable, bona fide occupational qualification exists.  Upon request, reasonable accommodations will be provided to individuals needing assistance.

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Clergy/religious candidates must request written approval form their diocesan bishop or religious superior before an application can be considered. Diocesan lay employees must also request approval from the local bishop. Minorities are encourage to apply.


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Program Associate  (Full Time)
Department-Office-Secretariat: Office of Migration and Refugee Services
Date Posted: September 16, 2021


Responsible for supporting the programmatic and administrative functions of Resettlement Services/Diocesan Development and Support (DDS).  Coordination with all Office of Resettlement Services (ORS) Segments.

Assists in promoting and implementing the bishops’ strategic plan for the Conference, and demonstrates shared qualities of effectiveness in all work interactions.

Demonstrates willingness and ability to understand, respect, and contribute to the USCCB mission and to fulfill job duties following its Catholic identity.


Education Level: Bachelor’s degree or combination of Associate’s degree and related experience

Major/Field:  Program and/or Project Administration, Business Systems, Administrative Services Coordination

Other Specialized Training:

·       Proficiency with Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Adobe Connect, Cvent, Qualtrics, database software, etc.

·       Knowledge of office practices

·       Strong verbal and written communication skills

·       Strong organizational and time management skills

·       Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

·       Statistical reporting

·       Excellent English verbal and written skills 

·       Strong organizational skills

·       Strong critical thinking skills

·       Ability to function autonomously and be self-directed

·       Demonstrated ability to work well with a team of staff, being able to take work from a variety of sources and prioritizing tasks: Refugee resettlement-related work


General knowledge of the Catholic Church and its structures

Number of years required: 3-5years in a related field



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