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State and Local Counsel

Come join a team of dedicated professionals at a dynamic time in the immigration reform movement, as the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) expands its efforts to achieve stable immigration levels and enforceable immigration limits.

The State and Local Department at FAIR currently seeks a State and Local Counsel who will represent FAIR’s legislative and administrative interests before state legislatures, administrative and executive bodies, activists, advocacy groups, and the media.

Communications Director

Nonprofit advocacy organization seeks dynamic Communications Director. Demonstrated experience working with foreign policy journalists and mainstream media.

Communications Professional

Innovative boutique public affairs firm seeks an experienced communications professional with excellent writing and advocacy skills and with 3-5 years of relevant experience executing soup to nuts communications campaigns including: strategic development of campaigns, advocacy writing, policy analysis, story pitching, social media and advertising. 

Digital Intern (Advocacy Department) - Paid

The North American Spine Society/National Association of Spine Specialists (NASS) is the largest medical society representing the interests of over 8,000 spine care providers worldwide. We are currently seeking a Digital intern for summer 2016 who can assist with the development of the association’s burgeoning digital political action committee (PAC) fundraising and advocacy programs.  The intern will work closely with the Director of the Government Relations and will have ample opportunities to improve upon existing skills and gain valuable new skills in an association environment.

Executive Assistant to the President 

The VPC and WVWVAF seek an experienced, talented individual to join our team as the Executive Assistant to the President in our Washington, DC office. The Executive Assistant will serve as the receptionist for the organization and conserve the president’s time as her professional and personal assistant; act as liaison between the president, staff, and consultants; responsibilities include: scheduling and facilitating meetings, some document management, and administrative and personal support.

Vice President, Communications and Marketing, Insured Retirement Institute (IRI)


The vice president of communications and marketing for Insured Retirement Institute is responsible for planning and implementing consumer focused engagement initiatives; promoting the interests of IRI’s members within the media, general public and governmental entities; and managing and growing the IRI-led National Retirement Planning Coalition. This position reports to the Senior Vice President, Communications, Marketing and Research.




The Associate Director for Government Relations is responsible for increasing the influence of ACHP and its member organizations to achieve public policy changes that reflect the priorities and goals of the Board of Directors. The Associate Director will be the primary day-to-day lobbyist for ACHP and its member organizations on Capitol Hill and with the Executive Branch. He/she will serve as a key strategist in developing and implementing ACHP’s advocacy agenda and messaging. The Associate Director’s overall goal will be to enhance the collective voice of ACHP member organizations in providing public policy solutions and to achieve legislative and regulatory successes.

Legal and Government Affairs Representative, Ottawa, ON

The Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), the largest airline pilot union in the world and the largest non-governmental aviation safety organization in the world (representing over 53,000 pilots at 31 U.S. and Canadian airlines) seeks an experienced Legal and Government Affairs Representative for our Ottawa, ON office. 

Director of Communications

Presently, we are seeking an experienced and energetic Director of Communications to create and execute ALPA’s public and media relations campaigns, initiatives, and internal communications to provide unified and consistent messaging.

Senior Vice President, Advocacy and Communications

APPA is seeking a Senior Vice President, Advocacy and Communications to oversee energy and environmental policy formulation and advocacy efforts for APPA in furtherance of these policies before Congress, the Executive Branch, including the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Energy (DOE), as well as courts, and other governmental and industry policy forums. This position acts as a liaison to other industry associations on energy and environmental advocacy and policy matters. At the direction of the CEO, this position will also manage special projects that facilitate APPA’s vision and priorities.



UFCW is seeking a Political Coordinator in the Western area to implement the department’s programs by performing duties associated with UFCW’s legislative and political goals and objectives.  This is a junior level position that supports field activities. Minimum four years of political campaign experience. This position requires the exercise of discretion.

Director, Office of Communications and Public Affairs Maryland Judiciary

The Maryland Judiciary is seeking an experienced professional to serve as Director of the Office of Communications and Public Affairs.  As senior manager of the department, the Director oversees the development and implementation of communication strategies to communicate the Maryland Judiciary's mission and operational objectives effectively to internal and external stakeholders. 

Senior Director, Business Development

The International Dairy Foods Association is seeking a Senior Director, Business Development. This is a new position that has the responsibility for the identification, development and implementation of non-dues revenue sources of income for the organization.  This position will coordinate the various existing sources of non-dues revenue with the various departments within the organization.

Science Policy Analyst

The International and American Associations for Dental Research seek a highly organized and collaborative individual with a strong science and biomedical research background to be the Science Policy Analyst.

Director, Advocacy

Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) is seeking The Director, Advocacy.  The Director, Advocacy will further develop and maintain a formal grassroots program to advance the association’s policy positions on Capitol Hill and with regulatory agencies.

Sr. Director – Government Affairs

American Public Transportation Association (APTA) has immediate need for individual to execute the association’s legislative program on behalf of the transit industry.  Position also manages APTA’s Legislative Committee and intergovernmental relations program.

Chief of Staff

In Defense of Christians (IDC) is seeking a Chief of Staff to oversee day-to-day operations of the organization, manage external communications, interface with executive team, advisory board, board of directors, and assist in the implementation of IDC’s strategic vision. 
IDC is a Washington, DC-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit and 501(c)(4) social welfare organization that advocates for the protection and preservation of Christians in the Middle East.

American Chemistry Council (ACC), Political and Legislative Manager

 The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a national trade association representing the world’s leading chemical and plastics manufacturers, currently has an opportunity for a Political and Legislative Manager for its Federal Affairs Department located in Washington, D.C.  ACC represents its members on public policy issues; coordinates the industry’s research and testing programs; and administers Responsible Care®, the industry’s environment, health, safety and security performance improvement initiative. 

Director, Office of Graduate Career Services and Alumni Relations

The Woodrow Wilson School (WWS) seeks an innovative and committed leader to direct its office of graduate career services and alumni relations. The WWS is deeply invested in helping its graduates to secure challenging and fulfilling jobs in the public and non-profit sectors. The School has a loyal alumni network of more than 4,000 living graduates who are regularly enlisted to assist in summer internship placements, career advising, and long-term career planning and placement. One of the distinct advantages of the WWS graduate program is the strong sense of community, and the celebrated tradition of carefully mentoring students toward public service positions. The director is expected to maintain that ethos, while harnessing new tools and strategies to meet new challenges and opportunities in career placement.

Policy Analyst, Telecommunications

Consumers Union, the policy and advocacy arm of Consumer Reports, has an exciting opportunity for a experienced telecommunications policy analyst with an interest in policy and consumer advocacy. This individual will develop and execute legislative, regulatory and marketplace strategies to advance telecommunications and technology issues before Congress, the FCC, and other federal agencies. Focus areas include telecom services and competition; net neutrality; privacy, security, and data concerns; and related issues.


The Hill, a leading congressional publication and website, seeks to hire a videographer. This job would involve live streaming, editing raw video for webcasting, and spending many hours each day identifying, downloading and sometimes re-editing political video from websites all over the Internet.

The ideal candidate will be multi-media savvy, technically proficient, have strong writing skills and willing to work hard, including frequent weekends.  The ability to write SEO headlines to drive web traffic is also a must.

Senior Associate, Health Policy & Regulatory Affairs

The Governmental Affairs & Public Policy Division of the American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking to hire a Senior Associate, Health Policy & Regulatory Affairs (HPRA) to work in its Washington, DC office. ACP, a national organization of internists, is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States with more than 140,000 members worldwide. 


This position is located in the Office of the Administrator, Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), in Washington,D.C. The work is distinctive in specialization, executive nature and far-reaching influence because the Team serves as the focal point for intake and processing of official correspondence addressed to the Federal Railroad Administrator. The specialist is responsible for activities in the unit responsible for providing written communication between the Administrator and officials at the highest levels of government, private industry and the public.

Director of Government Relations

The Basic Education Coalition seeks a Director of Government Relations who will manage and implement the objectives of the Coalition and have principal responsibility for developing and executing the advocacy strategy and outreach to policy makers.  The Director of Government Relations, under the supervision of the BEC Board, manages the Coalition’s work in four main areas: (1) USG advocacy; (2) thought leadership (3) public awareness raising; and (4) coordination with outside partners.

Digital Media Coordinator

The Digital Media Coordinator is a public relations/communications pro with four plus (4+) years of relevant social media experience.  Whether you have a PR agency background, come from an association, or worked on Capitol Hill or in government affairs, your expertise in communications - with a particular emphasis on social media platforms - and how it relates to politics, public policy, and members will serve you well as you contribute to ALPA’s Communications Department. 

Program Officer

The Open Society Foundations seeks a full-time Program Officer to lead its racial justice work as part of the Equality team in U.S. Programs.  U.S. Programs works to build a vibrant society that invites all people to participate fully in civic, economic, and cultural life.  It supports efforts to advance equality, fairness, and justice with a focus on the most vulnerable and marginalized communities and the most significant threats to open society in the U.S.

Government Affairs Manager

This position, which reports to the Director, Government Affairs, is intended to focus attention on enhancing the Company’s relationship with government at various levels, to inform government about the issues important to the Company and to help influence government decision making in order to support the Company’s business objectives.  This position is also responsible for tracking new legislation at the Federal and state level that might affect the Company and, at the local level, noise ordinances and laws affecting motorcycling.

Assistant to the Executive Director

The Afterschool Alliance is seeking an "Assistant to the Executive Director." Entry-level admin position working closely with experienced nonprofit and policy advocacy leader.

Legislative Counsel

Do you have the experience to effect real change?

The Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), the largest airline pilot union in the world and the largest non-governmental aviation safety organization in the world (representing over 52,000 pilots at 30 U.S. and Canadian airlines) seeks a Legislative Counsel for our Washington, D.C. office. 

Network Administrator

Network Administrator provides support for network resources, including servers, workstations, and end users. Reporting to the Director of Finance & Human Resources, the Network Administrator will maintain and oversee the Windows Server 2012 Domain. Working in conjunction with the Managing Director of Operation, the Network Administrator will implement the organization’s IT strategy and recommend changes that will strengthen and improve the Roundtable’s infrastructure. The Network Administrator will also oversee IT consultants, including managed service and web programing.

Junior Associate/Researcher Position

The Ferguson Group, LLC (TFG), headquartered in Washington, DC, is a bipartisan government relations consulting firm.  We represent the largest number of local governments in Washington, D.C.  TFG offers a unique work environment which provides dedicated individuals the opportunity to learn and work directly with the firm’s lobbying and grants team on a wide variety of substantive issues. Our areas of expertise include federal grant funding, water resources, community and economic development, environmental issues, land use, transportation, and housing.

Dynamic Attorney for its Regulatory Affairs Division

NAFCU (Arlington, VA) seeks a dynamic attorney for its Regulatory Affairs Division to assist in representing the interests of member credit unions before NCUA, the CFPB and other federal regulatory bodies, and to monitor regulatory issues affecting credit unions.  Requires: