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America's Essential Hospitals | Washington, DC
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America's Essential Hospitals


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March 16, 2020
February 13, 2020

JOB TITLE: Policy Associate

POSITION SUMMARY: The policy associate contributes to America’s Essential Hospitals’ advocacy efforts by coordinating policy team activities and implementing initiatives to educate and engage member hospitals on federal and state policy efforts.

REPORTS TO: Senior Director of Policy

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*:

  • Monitor for and advise on relevant regulatory and state-level policy developments, including:
  • Daily monitoring of Federal Register and Office of Management and Budget’s Regulatory Review Dashboard
  • Track policy topics through agency communications, trade press, and stakeholder publications
  • Provide summaries, as assigned
  • Engage in member education efforts, including:
  • Participate in department webinars (processing and responding to member questions and requests)
  • Draft web content and advocacy materials, including Newsline articles and other materials
  • Participate in advocacy engagement, including:
  • Produce advocacy materials, including but not limited to issue briefs, formal letters, and presentations
  • Research policy issues
  • Support team with quantitative analysis
  • Serve as project coordinator for Policy Committee, including:
  • Coordinate project plans and communications
  • Develop preparatory materials for committee calls and meetings
  • Participate at committee events and draft meeting minutes

* The above statements reflect the general duties and responsibilities necessary to describe the principal functions of the job, as identified, and shall not be considered an exhaustive list of job responsibilities that might be inherent in this position. Responsibilities are subject to change.

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of three years of political/policy experience; relevant Master’s degree preferred
  • Extremely organized and able to coordinate complex projects
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Proven ability to work on a team
  • Ability to synthesize complex materials
  • Proficiency Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and SharePoint)
  • Basic understanding of federal advocacy and US health care policy, exposure to state policy a plus
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Experience with quantitative analysis
  • Positive customer service attitude
  • ESSENTIAL CHARACTERISTICS FOR THIS POSITION:
  • Self-starter
  • Good judgment and accountability
  • Respectful attitude toward coworkers and customers
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Desire to learn and grow

JOB TITLE: Policy Associate

POSITION SUMMARY: The policy associate contributes to America’s Essential Hospitals’ advocacy efforts by coordinating policy team activities and implementing initiatives to educate and engage member…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

SALARY/BENEFITS: Position title and salary are commensurate with experience; position includes generous benefits. America’s Essential Hospitals is an equal employment opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce.

SALARY/BENEFITS: Position title and salary are commensurate with experience; position includes generous benefits. America’s Essential Hospitals is an equal employment…

Level of Language Proficiency

English Speaking

English Speaking

How to Apply

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Job board will ask you to submit application, resume, and cover letter

Location

Washington, DC

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