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The Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law (policyintegrity.org) is seeking a Policy and Communications Associate to assist with communications, research and advocacy projects, events, and organizational operations. The position is temporarily remote and will be based in New York City starting in September.

About Policy Integrity:

The Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law is a non-partisan think tank dedicated to improving the quality of government decisionmaking. Our principal focus is U.S. energy and environmental policy, with a particular emphasis on climate change. We produce original scholarly research in the fields of economics, law, and regulatory policy. We also advocate for reform before courts, legislatures, and executive agencies. Learn more about our work at policyintegrity.org.

Position Summary:

The Policy and Communications Associate will work closely with attorneys, economists, and other staff members on a variety of organizational efforts related to climate, energy, and environmental policy. Reporting to the Strategy Director, duties will include:

  • Writing and editing content for website, newsletters, and other publications • Maintaining our website and managing social media
  • Assisting with press release drafting and media outreach
  • Tracking our media exposure and compiling press clips
  • Monitoring state and federal policy developments
  • Providing support on research and advocacy projects
  • Helping organize and promote events

Qualifications:

  • Strong writing, editing, and communication skills
  • Multi-tasking skills and the ability to juggle multiple projects
  • Facility with social media platforms (Twitter and LinkedIn)
  • Interest in climate, energy, and environmental policy a plus • Graphic design and/or photography skills a plus
  • Bachelor's degree

Benefits:

Salary commensurate with experience. Generous benefits package, including free/reduced tuition for some graduate programs after one year of employment.

Policy Integrity is committed to a culture in which all people are welcomed, respected, supported, and encouraged to fully participate. We welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, and we consider multiple aspects of diversity. New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To Apply:

Send (1) a cover letter detailing your interest in the position and your relevant experience, (2) a resume, (3) a short writing sample, and (4) the names of two to three references, to chris.beltrone@nyu.edu, with “Policy and Communications Associate” in the subject line. Please send your application materials by June 4, 2021. Early applications are encouraged.

The Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law (policyintegrity.org) is seeking a Policy and Communications Associate to assist with communications, research and advocacy projects, events, and organizational operations. The…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    July 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    June 4, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

How to Apply

Send (1) a cover letter detailing your interest in the position and your relevant experience, (2) a resume, (3) a short writing sample, and (4) the names of two to three references, to chris.beltrone@nyu.edu, with “Policy and Communications Associate” in the subject line. Please send your application materials by June 4, 2021. Early applications are encouraged.

Send (1) a cover letter detailing your interest in the position and your relevant experience, (2) a resume, (3) a short writing sample, and (4) the names of two to three references, to chris…

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