Associate Strategy Officer

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There is an opportunity at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for an Associate Strategy Officer. The position will be based in Seattle, Washington. The Associate Strategy Officer will report to the Deputy Director, Strategy.  On a project by project basis, this person will report into other Strategy Team members (Strategy Officers and Senior Strategy Officers). The position supports critical strategy projects within the foundation. Working within a team structure, ASOs execute high quality qualitative and quantitative analyses, synthesize key insights, and communicate those insights with senior foundation stakeholders.

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About Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Guided by the belief that all lives have equal value, the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation prides themselves in being ‘impatient optimists’ whose purpose is to work to reduce inequity. Their vision is to ensure a world where every person has the opportunity to live a healthy, productive life. Their four missions are to:

  • Ensure more children and young people survive and thrive;
  • Empower the poorest, especially women and girls, to transform their lives;
  • Combat infectious diseases that particularly affect the poorest; and
  • Inspire people to take action to change the world.

Key to enabling these missions is commitment to science and innovation, collaboration and partnership, measurement and rigor, as well as optimism and risk taking. Based in Seattle, the foundation has a worldwide staff of 1,500 people and is led by CEO Sue Desmond-Hellmann and co-chair William H. Gates Sr., under the direction of Bill and Melinda Gates and Warren Buffett. They have offices in the United States, Europe, India, China and Africa. Visit for more.

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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation


Associate Strategy Officer


Monday 15th January 2018


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