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Washington, DC

What is National Journal Membership 

The National Journal Membership is the premier Membership of government affairs and public policy professionals. Serving over 600 of the most influential institutions in society we seek to get the best thinking in our Members hands about the future direction of public policy and politics. Our mission is to equip thousands of government and business leaders in the nation's capital with the intelligence, insights, and connections they need to save time, increase efficiency, and deliver success. 

Cultural Values of National Journal Group/Gravity Research

Spirit of Generosity

We value service to others above any other quality. We aspire to generously serve against our Member’s and Client’s  most significant challenges, while maintaining  a posture of collaboration and congeniality with our colleagues. . Kindness and generosity is at the center of our organization. We work prodigiously to ensure our Members tangibly feel our generosity, and our colleagues experience an environment that is dedicated to their success and fulfillment.

Force of Ideas

We believe every institution in society is fueled by ideas, and the quality of those ideas is the difference maker for the highest functioning institutions. Our ambition is to seek out those highest quality ideas with curiosity, and rigor so the Members and Clients  that we serve can reach the highest levels of effectiveness and success. We seek to create an environment for people who are passionate about always exercising their gifts of curiosity, rigorous investigation and teaching. As we exercise our gifts we endeavor to constantly share what we find with those Members that we have the privilege to serve.

Our Talent Ambition

Seeking entrepreneurial talent who have displayed excellence throughout their academic and professional careers. We would like to partner with people that are motivated by a fast paced and growth centered environment. Our business is ready to launch into its next generation of transformational growth and impact, and at the center of this ambition  is the quality of the people who are joining our organization.

Characteristics of the Talent  We Seek

Uncompromisingly kind              


Collaborative &  Generous   

Entrepreneurially driven

Engaging & Charismatic

Doggedly curious


Earnestly pursues growth

Dedicated &  goal-oriented 

Committed to achievement at the highest level

How to apply:

If you possess these characteristics we would like to have a conversation with you. Please submit your application by clicking apply below.

The Compensation & Benefits Package

We also offer hybrid opportunities for those who live in the DC area, unlimited PTO, medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) with Employer Match & 100% Vesting from Day One, 20 weeks paid parental leave, learning and development opportunities, access to Ginger- mental healthcare and emotional support app, a Calm membership, numerous Employee Resource Groups, and a company paid membership subscription to Capital Bikeshare. A full overview of our benefits offerings can be found here. We are open to all levels of compensation (commensurate with experience).

National Journal is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against our applicants because of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law.