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.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the principal assistant to the Senior Vice President for Government Affairs on all legislative matters.
  • Staff the assigned Government Affairs subcommittee working closely with committee chair.
  • Assist in all legislative activities on Capitol Hill, including monitoring legislative issues; identifying emerging issues affecting commercial real estate; interacting with U.S. congressional and committee staff; attending committee hearings and markups; and participating in coalition activities.
  • Assist the Senior Vice President for Government Affairs in coordinating activities with respect to the Association's PAC (NAIOP-PAC), including fundraising efforts for the PAC.
  • Assist with the development and coordination of the annual Legislative Retreat program.


Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Capitol Hill work experience
  • Understanding of tax policy
  • Experience working with volunteers/committees desired



To Apply: and its located in our DC office.