Job Type

Full Time

Published

10/11/2018

Application Deadline

11/30/2018

Address

3000 K Street Northwest
Suite 270
Washington
District of Columbia
20007
United States

Description

The Alliance for the Adoption of Innovations in Medicine (Aimed Alliance) is a national non-profit working to improve health care in the United States. We are seeking an ambitious staff attorney with outstanding interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate will have excellent analytical and writing abilities and the capacity to take minimal direction and deliver results.   


Essential Duties


Essential duties of the staff attorney include:


  • Providing legal research and analysis, particularly focused on state and federal bills and statutes, and agency proposals and regulations affecting health care;
  • Analyzing news and policy developments and recommending organizational responses;
  • Researching and writing scholarly articles focusing on health-related topics, often for publication in legal or policy journals;
  • Critically evaluating case law, corporate policies, professional rules and guidelines, and health policy proposals;
  • Drafting issue briefs, op-eds, news releases, alliance newsletters, grant applications and reports, and speaking proposals;
  • Preparing oral presentations and related PowerPoint slides and materials for policy briefings and other speaking engagements;
  • Communicating regularly with alliance members to advance common goals;
  • Creating content for the organization’s website and social media accounts;
  • Reporting regularly on program progress and responses from policy makers and the public;
  • Assisting with organizational administration; and
  • Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications


 An ideal candidate will meet the following qualifications:

 

  • J.D. degree from an accredited U.S. law school;
  • License to practice law in the District of Columbia;
  • Thorough knowledge of and adherence to the D.C. Rules of Professional Conduct;
  • Experience in health law or policy;
  • Minimum of three years of experience in a professional setting;
  • A professional demeanor and excellent writing, speaking, and interpersonal abilities;
  • Proficiency in Office 365 (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint);
  • Strong planning and time management skills, including successfully carrying out multiple projects simultaneously and completing projects in a timely manner;
  • Dedicated, deadline driven, efficient, organized, and attentive to details;
  • Excellent writing abilities, including grammar, punctuation, and spelling;
  • Journal or equivalent writing experience;
  • Capacity to engage with colleagues in constructive ways; and
  • Willingness to accept corrective feedback with a positive attitude.


Hours and Compensation

 

This position requires a commitment of 40 hours per week.


Aimed Alliance is located in Washington, DC, and provides shuttle service to and from the Metro. We offer a collegial and professional work environment, as well as competitive salary, paid time off, and fitness center.


To Apply


Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter with salary request to policy@aimedalliance.org. Please, no phone calls. To learn more about our organization, go to aimedalliance.org.

Benefits

Aimed Alliance is located in Washington, DC, and provides shuttle service to and from the Metro. We offer a collegial and professional work environment, as well as competitive salary, paid time off, and fitness center.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

J.D.

How To Apply

policy@aimedalliance.org
https://www.aimedalliance.org

Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter with salary request to policy@aimedalliance.org. Please, no phone calls. To learn more about our organization, go to aimedalliance.org.


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