Launched in 2019, Accountable.US is a nonpartisan watchdog group exposing corruption across all levels of government and holding our policymakers accountable. The projects at Accountable.US use traditional research tactics, such as public records requests, financial disclosure review, voting record analysis, and more to identify who is influencing public policy debates and why.
Accountable.US seeks an experienced Investigator who will manage and conduct complex investigations. As an investigator, you will be responsible for doing in-depth research on the organizations, companies, and other entities influencing the government. You will join a team of nimble researchers and investigators who work on a variety of projects, from vetting government actors to powerful outside influencers. A flexible personality, sense of humor, and positive attitude are also essential.
The ideal candidate will have a proven investigative track record, familiarity with all aspects of investigative research, including Freedom of Information Act requests, and a working understanding of federal and state laws and regulations.
This position is based in Washington, DC or New York City. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Accountable.US welcomes diversity and strives to create an inclusive environment for all employees.
Essential Responsibilities and Tasks
Required Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Ability
Valued and Non-Essential Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Ability
How to Apply
Accountable.US is committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional people, and to creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding and enables each of us to realize our potential. Our work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.