Employer Spotlight

AARP

Where are you located?
AARP is located in the vibrant Penn Quarter, near two Metro stations, Capital Hill, The Mall and Gallery Place/Chinatown/Verizon Center-area shops, museums and restaurants. 

What type of business do you run/what type of industry are you in?
As the largest member organization in the world, AARP is committed to making life better for people as they age. We lead by taking a stand, getting things done, seeing ahead and standing up for the truth.

What is your product or service?
We are driven by our mission -- making a difference -- not by making a profit.  AARP leads the way in the marketplace by being a force in influencing companies to offer new and better choices for older Americans.  We make available the products which our members need and we advocate for the things that will make their lives better.

What is your mission?
AARP's mission is to enhance the quality of life for all as we age.  We lead positive social change and deliver value to members through information, advocacy, and service.  We want people age 50+ to have independence, choice, and control in ways that are affordable for them, their families and for society.
 
Who are your principals?
Bill Novelli is the CEO of AARP.  Named one of the "People Who Make K Street Matter" by The Hill, Mr. Novelli is an internationally recognized leader in social marketing and issue advocacy. 

What type of employment opportunities do you offer?
We offer a wide variety of employment opportunities in fields such as government relations & advocacy, communications, product development, web strategy, brand management, administrative and facilities support, information technology, financial planning, integrated communications, and policy and strategy.
 
What is your website address?
www.aarp.org

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