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Policy Analyst

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Educación
Licenciatura
Nivel de Experiencia
Mando intermedio
Salario
USD $75.000 - $87.000 / año

Descripción



Organization:



The National Coalition

for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) is the resource and technical assistance center

for a national network of community-based service providers and local, state

and federal agencies that provide emergency and supportive services to homeless

and at-risk veterans. As the only national organization dedicated exclusively

to ending homelessness among veterans, NCHV is recognized as a major authority

on policies and programs with far-reaching impacts on the veteran community.



 



Position:



NCHV is seeking a

dynamic, full-time Policy Analyst to advance our nonpartisan policy initiatives

of education and advocacy on behalf of veterans experiencing and at risk of

homelessness. This hard-working, energetic individual will be responsible for

engaging in action on federal policy and regulatory activities, including by

identifying, analyzing, advocating, and engaging the Coalition’s membership

related to the Coalition’s work to make veteran homelessness rare, brief, and

nonrecurring. Successful candidates would be excellent writers and have the

skills to convey impactful and concise narratives verbally and in writing. This

position reports to the Chief Executive Officer.



 



The Policy Analyst will be

responsible for the following essential activities:



·      

Monitoring legislative, regulatory &

administrative developments on Capitol Hill and at relevant Federal Agencies

and ensuring that senior staff is kept abreast;



·       Providing comprehensive knowledge

of relevant body of legislation planned, moving, or passed to discussions of

Senior Staff, Board of Directors, and external leadership;



·       Drafting policy documents for

review by Senior Staff, including official letters to members of Congress,

Committees of Jurisdiction, and endorsement letters & quotes for new

legislation;



·       Conducting Board of Director

briefings on policy and monthly Government Relations Committee (GRC) conference

calls with NCHV Members;



·       Presenting NCHV's official policy

position and updates to the membership at our Annual Conference as well as on a

day-to-day basis when called upon;



·       Serving as NCHV liaison to

congressional staff, committee of jurisdiction staff, including by attending

Congressional hearings, open-houses, and other events;



·       Serving as the point of contact for

relationships with new policy-oriented organizations, and develop existing

relationships;



·       Representing NCHV at the USICH

advocates roundtable meetings, and other advocate’s meetings;



·       Maintaining the policy section of the

NCHV website;



·       Contributing Policy and Legislative

Update to the print newsletter, e-newsletter, and hill alerts as needed; and



·      

Supporting

NCHV operations by providing excellent customer service to the homeless, veterans,

grantees, federal staff, and other partners.



 



Desired Skills and

Experience Include:



  • Excellent verbal and written
  • communications skills, including copywriting and proofreading
  • Ability
  • to take ownership of routine tasks and special projects as assigned
  • Ability to work on independent
  • projects and collaborate with team members
  • Strong planning and
  • organizational skills with the ability to manage time effectively
  • Working knowledge of homeless
  • services, particularly as they pertain to veterans; mainstream poverty
  • programs & veteran programs; and housing development
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 3-5 years progressively
  • responsible relevant experience required



 



Compensation and Location:



This position is based in Washington, DC.  NCHV offers health and life insurance,

holidays, a retirement plan, and a collegial office environment. Salary ranges $75-87k,

commensurate with experience.



 



Application Process



Email a cover letter including

salary requirements, a resume, and a writing sample that is no longer than two

pages to jobs@nchv.org

with "Policy Analyst" in the subject line. Applications received

without these materials WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Veterans and those with lived

expertise in housing instability or other systems involvement are encouraged to

apply.





Organization:



The National Coalition

for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) is the resource and technical assistance center

for a national network of community-based service providers and local, state

and federal agencies that provide emergency…

Compensación

This position is based in Washington, DC. NCHV offers health, dental, vision, life insurance, holidays, a retirement plan, and a collegial office environment.

This position is based in Washington, DC. NCHV offers health, dental, vision, life insurance, holidays, a retirement plan, and a collegial office environment.

Ubicación

Presencial
1001 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Suite 840

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