Internal Job Openings at WEF

TWP Best Places to Work BadgeWEF regularly recruits for skilled professionals in a variety of disciplines to develop, manage, and/or support WEF programs and initiatives. WEF are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age marital status, or physical handicap. We provide equal treatment in recruitment, placement, promotion, transfer, training, and termination. 

In 2015 WEF was recognized by the Washington Post as one of the top 150 workplaces in the greater metropolitan region. 

For information on WEF employee benefits, see our menu to the left. Still have questions? Call our Human Resources staff at (703) 684-2444. 

Also see: WEF Employee Benefits 

WEF is an equal opportunity employer.  


Marketing Manager

Join the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and manage the creative development of marketing campaigns to include conceptualizing, writing, editing and distributing printed materials and digital content used for various target audiences.  Responsibilities include coordinating activities related to the timely execution of marketing plans and projects; creating integrated marketing plans to support annual conference and specialty conferences; assisting with communications efforts and distribution channels with emphasis on digital tools, social media, website information updates and leading market research efforts; and working cross-functionally with business teams to ensure campaign workflow from inception to completion.

Requirements for the position include a Bachelor’s Degree in English, Journalism, Communications or Marketing or related field of 3 -5+ years of experience; strong project manager, writing, editing, proofreading; and the ability to work in fast-paced, deadline-driven environment on many projects simultaneously. WEF is also looking for candidates with knowledge and understanding of current trends in digital media/social media; some experience with CMS databases, WordPress, or Adobe Creative Suite; and solid project management skills.

Please forward your resume, cover letter and desired salary to Jan Taylor at

Director of Finance

WEF is searching for a director of finance and this new position will assume many of the responsibilities of the current CFO.  Those responsibilities include leading the organization’s financial management operations; maintaining and managing compliance with internal policies and external requirements and guidelines; overseeing the annual audit and tax returns; supervising the organization’s investment of funds; coordinating the annual budget process; and overseeing all bank and associated accounts.  There are 7 additional employees working in Finance covering A/P, A/R, and payroll.

Requirements for applicants include a bachelor’s degree and CPA, 10 years of progressively responsible experience (including supervisory), advanced Microsoft Suite knowledge, not for profit accounting and federal and state tax knowledge, and grants experience. 

Please send resume, cover letter, and desired salary to Jan Taylor, for consideration.

WEF Headquarters

With a staff of nearly 100, WEF is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C.

To contact WEF, call toll-free at 1.800.666.0206 or 1.703.684.2400; email; or write to:

Water Environment Federation
601 Wythe Street
Alexandria, VA
22314-1994 USA

WEF on the Web

WEF has a number of Web sites designed to provide its members and the public with the latest water quality news and information; program and educational resources; annual and spacial events; and networking opportunities: