State Affairs Manager

The position is responsible implementing the day-to-day activities of the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) State Affairs and Political Mobilization, including state legislative and regulatory tracking of various issues impacting member companies. The position is also responsible for monitoring state legislative and regulatory agency activities,

Director -- Office of Legislative Affairs (OLA)

The U.S. Sentencing Commission (www.ussc.gov), a federal agency in the judicial branch of government, is seeking an individual to carry out the duties and responsibilities of Director-OLA. Applicants must have demonstrated leadership abilities and extensive management experience. A law degree (J.D.) from an accredited law school and membership in good standing of the Bar of a state, territory, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a federal court of general jurisdiction is preferred.


The Research and Writing Specialist will provide research, writing, and editing support across all of GHS’s programs and activities with primary focus on education, development, historical markers, and publications.  He/she works closely with other team members to ensure all content is clear, readable, and complete; and may suggest rewrites when needed.

Request for Proposals (RFP) for a contractor to provide federal representation services

The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a contractor to provide federal representation services. The contractor will provide a continued ODOT presence in Washington, DC to increase the likelihood that federal legislative, funding and administrative decisions reflect the needs and concerns of the State of Oregon and the positions and priorities of ODOT.

Political Representative

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 59,000 pilots at 35 U.S. and Canadian airlines) seeks an experienced Political Representative for our Tysons (McLean), Virginia office. The Political Representative is a critical component of the Government Affairs Department. 

Communications Manager

In this exciting role at our Washington, D.C.-based, trade association, we are looking for a driven, creative and forward-thinking person to join our communications team. At the forefront of our reputation management strategy, we work to build and maintain Farm Credit’s reputation in Washington, D.C. and across the country. This position plays an important role in executing this strategy by supporting our partnership and sponsorship efforts, along with telling the Farm Credit story through blog posts and other written materials.

Director - Institute for Policy Research & Public Affairs

West Virginia University (WVU) seeks a visionary and enterprising leader to serve as the inaugural Director of the Institute for Policy Research and Public Affairs affiliated with Eberly College of Arts and Sciences and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. School of Policy and Politics.  This is a tenured faculty position at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor in the Eberly College.  


The National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions (NAFCU) seeks a Regulatory Affairs Counsel to assist in the development and implementation of the Association's regulatory policy priorities and to conduct analysis of financial regulations affecting credit unions.  This position reports directly to the Director of Regulatory Affairs.

Senior Director of Federal Affairs

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association based in Herndon, Virginia, is seeking a Senior Director of Federal Affairs. This position is responsible for supporting all legislative efforts on Capitol Hill undertaken by the association. Working closely with the Senior Vice President for Government Affairs, the Senior Director of Federal Affairs assists in the development of association public policy and implements federal legislative strategy designed to achieve the public policy goals of the association. 

Vice President, Communications

The National Beer Wholesalers Association is seeking a Vice President of Communications to serve as the Association's chief communications officer reporting to the CEO. This role is responsible for developing and executing public relations strategy to advance the Association's advocacy agenda and membership priorities consistent with the strategic plan. The Vice President manages two direct reports and a team of external consultants. This position is a unique opportunity to join a lean and high performing nonprofit trade association.

Program Director of Editorial Content

The Program Director of Editorial Content oversees editing and management of NCSL’s digital content and directing the organization’s online newsroom. The director is responsible for the quality, relevancy and timeliness of online and other content produced by the organization. This includes overseeing the editing and posting of digital and print materials, as well as designed and printed reports, and any other material that is distributed to our legislative audience.


The Center for Democracy in the Americas (CDA) seeks a new leader. CDA is a non-profit, non-partisan organization promoting US policy toward the Americas based on engagement and mutual respect. We do this through advocacy, educational travel, strategic communications, and through fostering dialogue with those governments and movements with which U.S. policy is at odds. While our mission is hemispheric, current CDA programs focus on U.S. policy toward Cuba, Venezuela, and regional migration. 


The Senior Government Affairs Associate will support the Principals at Active Policy Solutions in representing our clients at the federal and state level by helping plan and taking part in legislative and administration initiatives, meeting with government and other organization officials on behalf of clients, and other tasks related to maintaining the firm’s relationships.

VP Federal Relations

CFC has a need for a VP, Federal Relations in the CRG - Federal Relations group. In this position you will have the opportunity to liaison with the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) on legislative matters of importance to CFC and affiliated organizations and provide representation where needed. In addition you will be responsible for advancing CFC’s and affiliated organizations’ position with regulatory and executive agencies.

Director of Federal Relations

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has an exciting new opportunity for a Director of Federal Relations to join the Government and Community Relations Office. As the Laboratory’s senior representative located in Washington DC, the Director of Federal Relations will report to the Executive Director of Government and Community Relations, and work closely with the Laboratory Director, scientific, operations, and strategic communications senior leadership, and Government and Community Relations colleagues to develop and implement strategies to best position Berkeley Lab within the federal policy environment.

Federal Lobbyist (Government Relations)

This position supports the NEA’s strategic objective to focus the energy and resources of its 3 million members toward the promotion of public education by providing lobbying efforts with Members of Congress, the federal executive branch and other national policy makers to support NEA’s legislative policies.  The position is in the Center for Advocacy, Government Relations department.