FEATURED:

Political Action Committee Manager

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has an immediate opening for a manager for its political action committee, NAIOP-PAC. The position is responsible for raising money from the association’s membership and coordinating activities relating to PAC fundraising events.

Director of Communications

Washington, DC - The U.S. Grains Council seeks to fill Director of Communications position which will lead day-to-day internal and external communications outreach to all Council stakeholders.

COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

The American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR), a vibrant national nonprofit trade association, representing over 1,400 community service providers to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities is looking for an experienced, motivated and digital-savvy Communications Director with strong media relations skills.

Director, Issues Management Washington, D.C. office

We have an exciting role open right now on our Issues Management and Media Relations team in our Washington, D.C. office. The right candidate will be experienced in issues and crisis response and developing and executing strategic communications plans, a strong writer, a team player, and be willing and able to roll up their sleeves and get stuff done.

Coordinator, Advocacy & Public Policy

Are you searching for a job with purpose? This is your opportunity to contribute your skills and passion to a national non-profit working to build better lives for individuals and families with mental illness.  NAMI (the National Alliance on Mental Illness) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Since NAMI’s beginning in 1979, we have established ourselves through dedication, commitment and an unceasing belief in our mission to strengthen communities and help those in need. The heart of NAMI is our unrivaled grassroots network of volunteers in communities across the nation. Through our united support, education, advocacy and awareness efforts, NAMI is at the forefront, a recognized force in urging new ideas and solutions to improve lives.NAMI currently has an opening for a Coordinator on its Advocacy & Public Policy team. This position will be responsible for supporting the work of the Advocacy & Public Policy team by providing project management for major initiatives and administrative assistance for meetings, events and outreach to NAMI advocates, affiliates and state organizations.

Director, Public Policy

Are you searching for a job with purpose? This is your opportunity to contribute your skills and passion to a national non-profit working to build better lives for individuals and families with mental illness.  NAMI (the National Alliance on Mental Illness) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Since NAMI’s beginning in 1979, we have established ourselves through dedication, commitment and an unceasing belief in our mission to strengthen communities and help those in need. The heart of NAMI is our unrivaled grassroots network of volunteers in communities across the nation. Through our united support, education, advocacy and awareness efforts, NAMI is at the forefront, a recognized force in urging new ideas and solutions to improve lives.NAMI currently has an opening for a Director of Public Policy. This position will be responsible for providing analysis of federal and state legislation and regulatory activity that impacts people with mental health conditions and their families. The Director will articulate NAMI’s key policy positions and advance priorities for mental health coverage, financing, and quality in Medicaid, Medicare, and commercial health plans. The Director will also work to advance policy goals for mental health recovery services and supports.

Digital Strategist and Grassroots Director

The Digital Strategist and Grassroots Director will be a senior member of the Corporate Communications Department, responsible for driving the strategy and execution of DraftKings’ grassroots advocacy campaigns.The Digital Strategist and Grassroots Director will harness the passion and loyalty that DraftKings’ customers have for playing daily fantasy sports into a groundswell of advocacy to support the passage of DFS legislation.The successful candidate will excel in developing cross-channel digital campaigns that include email strategy and segmentation, social media and content development. She / he will be an expert in channel management, message formation, content curation, digital advocacy advertising, audience building, community management and analytics.

Refugee Policy-Fellow for Persecuted Religious Minors

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS), is seeking a Refugee Policy-Fellow for Persecuted Religious Minors who will assist the Advocacy Office in expanding its capacity to conduct outreach to the new Administration and the 115th Congress, on religious minorities who are fleeing persecution. Reporting to the Refugee Advocacy Officer, you will engage with LIRS staff members and LIRS constituencies, networks, and coalition partners.Located in LIRS’s Washington DC Advocacy office, this a part-time (less than 20 hours per week) opportunity for a duration not to exceed six months with an expected state date of January 2018. The intern will be compensated $15 per hour and is not benefits eligible.

Assistant Vice President and Regulatory Counsel

Independent Community Bankers of America Independent Community Bankers of America, the nation’s voice for nearly 6,000 community banks of all sizes and charter types, is dedicated exclusively to representing the interests of the community banking industry and its membership through effective advocacy, best-in-class education, comprehensive compliance tools and high-quality products and services. The Assistant Vice President and Regulatory Counsel supports ICBA’s advocacy efforts by representing the association and advocating its policy positions before the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and other regulatory agencies and policy makers regarding federal consumer financial rules.  

Advisor to the President

The University Of Maryland, Baltimore is seeking an Advisor to the President.  This position is responsible for providing professional, high-level staffing of the president and his agenda on a daily basis.  The tasks included are planning and coordinating long- and short-term projects in the university’s priority areas; and acting as a liaison between the president’s executive office and others, particularly on internal, oftentimes confidential, matters requiring tact, discretion, and judgment. The position will work closely with the Vice President and Chief Communications Officer/Special Assistant to the President and the Senior Director of Leadership Communications to ensure efficient and seamless continuum of support for the President.  This position will be privy to specialized, sensitive, and private confidential information, conversations, and communications.

Public Affairs Manager

The Public Affairs Manager will write, edit and proofread communications materials including news releases, statements, speeches, op-eds, industry communications, design copy, web content, and occasionally social media content. The position will manage a broad range of issues and projects in coordination with the Vice President of Public Affairs & Communications, including recruiting, educating, and activating third parties to engage on issues that impact the industry.

Associate Director Federal Relations – Washington DC

The Associate Director Federal Relations assists the DC Office leadership to advance The Joint Commission’s government relations agenda by; 1) establishing and maintaining relationships with federal policymakers and influencers; 2) helping to ensure that public policymakers understand and appreciate The Joint Commission’s contribution to national quality and safe care; 3) identifying opportunities to add new, or improve upon existing, partnerships with federal agencies; 4) keeping central office staff informed about policy development that affects Joint Commission programs; and 4) helping to implement the Joint Commission’s advocacy agenda.

Director for its Federal Affairs department

The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a national trade association representing the world’s leading chemical and plastics manufacturers, currently has an opportunity for Director 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.  

Associate Director Government Affairs

Responsible for the advancement of ANA’s policy objectives in the federal legislative and regulatory arenas through high-level strategic leadership; identification of and engagement on legislative and regulatory threats and opportunities, utilization of expertise to inform the coordination of political and grassroots engagement in ANA’s advocacy efforts, and the forging of relationships with decision makers and other external stakeholders to advance ANA’s advocacy agenda.

Manager, State and Regulatory Affairs

The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a national trade association representing the world’s leading chemical and plastics manufacturers, currently has an opportunity for a Manager, State and Regulatory Affairs for its State Affairs department.  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. 

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