Primary organizational government relations position. Sets strategic direction, identifies current and emerging issues in line with organizational public policy priorities, and makes policy recommendations for further objectives.
Monitors and analyzes federal legislative and policy proposals, develops and implements strategies for effectively representing Safe States interests and concerns.
Develops effective relationships and communicates on Safe States' behalf with Members of Congress, Congressional staff, representatives of the Administration and federal agencies, and public health partner organizations.
Bachelor's degree in a related field, advanced degree preferred, and three to five years of federal legislative and regulatory experience on Capitol Hill and/or with advocacy-focused organizations.
Safe States Alliance is a national non-profit organization and professional association whose mission is to strengthen the practice of injury and violence prevention. Formed in 1993, Safe States Alliance is the only national non-profit organization comprised of public health injury and violence prevention professionals representing all U.S. states and territories. Safe States is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Safe States operates virtually, and all employees work in remote telework positions. Candidates will be required to maintain a home office according to Safe States policies.