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Policy Analyst - Health

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Rhode Island KIDS COUNT
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Providence, RI
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Published 22 days ago

Rhode Island KIDS COUNT, an independent nonprofit children’s policy and advocacy organization, seeks an individual with strong policy analysis, data, research, writing, project management, and communications skills for a Policy Analyst position. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team, meet deadlines, and manage multiple priorities simultaneously. Experience in health policy, public health, child and family policy, or a related field required and master’s degree preferred.

The Policy Analyst will manage the organization’s health initiatives with a focus on equity and addressing racial, ethnic, and income disparities. Responsibilities include project management, writing, research, data analysis, policy analysis, meeting facilitation, and coordinating an annual convening on children’s health issues.

The Policy Analyst will:

·        Be responsible for research, writing, policy analysis, data analysis, fact checking, and editing needed for Issue Briefs, Policy Briefs, Factbook, and Fact Sheets

·        Stay abreast of state and federal administrative, budget, and legislative developments so the organization can respond to emerging issues

·        Track legislation and budget proposals

·        Write, deliver, and organize testimony at legislative, budget, and regulatory hearings

·        Prepare budget and legislative summaries for summary of Governor’s Proposed Budget and Legislative Wrap-Up

·        Represent Rhode Island KIDS COUNT at key meetings and on key advisory committees

·        Serve in leadership roles on committees and coalitions as opportunities arise

·        Maintain strong working relationships with state and community colleagues

·        Write grant proposals and grant reports

·        Work with Communications Manager to prepare media releases and social media posts as needed to support publications, events, etc.

·        Make presentations at local, state, and national meetings

Rhode Island KIDS COUNT is an Equal opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 

Rhode Island KIDS COUNT, an independent nonprofit children’s policy and advocacy organization, seeks an individual with strong policy analysis, data, research, writing, project management, and communications skills for a Policy Analyst…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    June 11, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Level of Language Proficiency

English

English

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Providence, RI
Associated Location
One Union Station, Providence, RI 02903, United States

How to Apply

Send cover letter and resume by June 11, 2021. No phone calls please.

Send cover letter and resume by June 11, 2021. No phone calls please.

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