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Policy Analyst, Health Program

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The Bipartisan Policy Center is a Washington, DC-based think tank that actively fosters bipartisanship by combining the best ideas from both parties to promote health, security, and opportunity for all Americans. Our policy solutions are the product of informed deliberations by former elected and appointed officials, business and labor leaders, and academics and advocates who represent both sides of the political spectrum. BPC prioritizes one thing above all else: getting things done.

BPC works to reconcile the competing aims of highly interested advocates, corporations, and policy experts and design politically viable consensus solutions. We seek out individuals and organizations that are deeply vested in the outcome of its policy projects and ask that they check absolutely nothing at the door, bringing all their passion, political perspectives, and interests to the table. BPC believes that the fundamental strength of American democracy is unity forged amid diversity, and we endeavor to represent this pluralism in all of our policy negotiations.

BPC focuses on policy solutions to strengthen our democracy, promote economic growth, opportunity and inclusion, address climate change and create better health outcomes for all Americans.

BPC is currently seeking a Policy Analyst to support activities for BPC’s Health Program. The specific portfolio includes a wide array of policy issues, including addressing the opioid epidemic and nutrition. The portfolio could also extend to health care costs, access to care, chronic care, rural health, and digital health. BPC’s Health Program brings together political leaders and experts to produce reports and policy recommendations and works with stakeholders from other organizations to advance our policy objectives.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The position of Policy Analyst at BPC is a versatile one, involving a variety of tasks, often simultaneously. The analyst will be expected to learn about new and evolving policy issues and will interact with policy experts and political leaders. Responsibilities include:
  • Conducting research on new or existing legislation, regulations, policies, and practices;
  • Drafting and editing reports, policy briefs, blog posts, fact sheets, and op-eds;
  • Engaging with stakeholders, senior fellows, and project principals;
  • Supporting outreach and communications activities including briefings for policy makers;
  • Working with the project director and the development department to draft grant proposals, grant report, and support other donor management needs.
  • Planning and executing project meetings and round tables.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience conducting policy research related to federal public health legislation, regulations, policies, and practices required;
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively, particularly in writing;
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task on numerous projects, large and small, in both collaborative and independent situations;
  • Strong organizational skills;
  • Relevant degree in public health, health policy, public policy, or similar;
  • Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of relevant experience OR relevant advanced degree and 2+ years of relevant experience


BPC offers a highly competitive salary and provides generous benefits. Individuals interested in this position should submit resume, cover letter, writing sample, and references to https://careers.bipartisanpolicy.org/jobs. Please submit materials as one file. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States. BPC does not sponsor employment visas.

BPC is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce.

This potion is budgeted at 60k.

The Bipartisan Policy Center is a Washington, DC-based think tank that actively fosters bipartisanship by combining the best ideas from both parties to promote health, security, and opportunity for all Americans. Our policy solutions are…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
1225 I Street NW Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005, United States

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