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The Policy Advisor or Policy Associate contributes to FP4A’s advocacy work by leading Congressional outreach efforts and researching three priority issues – Iran, North Korea, and nuclear arms control – and producing written and other content to advance our goals. The position title and salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. 

Description: Foreign Policy for America (FP4A) is a national organization advocating for principled American engagement in the world. Together with our members and partners, we promote sound policies, hold elected officials accountable for their votes and actions, and help elect champions for our values. The Foreign Policy for America family of organizations includes FP Action Network, our federal political action committee, and Foreign Policy for America Foundation, our 501(c)(3) educational arm.  

Responsibilities: The Policy Advisor or Policy Associate will lead FP4A’s advocacy efforts on Iran, North Korea, and nuclear arms control:

  • Develop products that communicate detailed information about policy priorities, including fact sheets, op-eds, talking points, and briefing materials. Develop digital communications products, including e-mails and social media content, that engage and motivate supporters to take action around key policy goals.
  • Monitor breaking news, with a focus on Iran, North Korea, and nuclear arms control, including international events and executive branch actions.  
  • Closely track legislative activity related to priority issues, including legislation, hearings, and floor debate.  
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key offices on Capitol Hill
  • Coordinate with external stakeholders, including issue experts and representatives from allied organizations, to achieve shared goals. 
  • Contribute to team-wide policy and advocacy goals and coordinate with teammates across advocacy portfolios.
  • Contribute to organization-wide strategic planning and fundraising, and perform other duties as assigned. 

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5-8 years of professional experience pursuing policy/advocacy goals for Policy Advisor (2-5 years for Policy Associate)
  • Familiarity with the legislative process
  • Demonstrated commitment to FP4A’s mission of strengthening support for principled American engagement in the world
  • Demonstrated understanding and interest of issues related to Iran, North Korea, and nuclear arms control and nonproliferation
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with coalition management and multi-stakeholder advocacy
  • Outstanding teamwork skills

Compensation: Salary in the range of $60,000- $80,000 for Policy Advisor and $40,000-$60,000 for Policy Associate; includes highly competitive benefits package. Salary for this position will be commensurate with skills and experience.  

To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume to info@fp4america.org with “Policy Advisor” or “Policy Associate” in the subject line no later than October 8, 2021. Interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis until the position is filled. 

Foreign Policy for America is committed to inclusion and recognizes diversity as a strategic asset to our team and our community. As an equal opportunity employer, FP4A does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. 

The Policy Advisor or Policy Associate contributes to FP4A’s advocacy work by leading Congressional outreach efforts and researching three priority issues – Iran, North Korea, and nuclear arms control – and producing written and other…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    October 8, 2021

Salary

USD 40,000 - USD 80,000Salary in the range of $60,000- $80,000 for Policy Advisor and $40,000-$60,000 for Policy Associate; includes highly competitive benefits package. Salary for this position will be commensurate with skills and experience.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
722 12th St, Washington, DC 20005, United States

How to Apply

To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume to info@fp4america.org with “Policy Advisor” or “Policy Associate” in the subject line no later than October 8, 2021. Interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis until the position is filled. 

To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume to info@fp4america.org with “Policy Advisor” or “Policy Associate” in the subject line no later than October 8, 2021. Interviews will be scheduled…

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