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Policy Analyst - U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Location: Silver Spring, MD
Description: The Food and Drug Administration seeks a policy analyst to assist in researching emerging issues; medical and scientific trends; and stakeholder activities and policy positions by accessing databases, conducting Internet searches and attending meetings. read more
Deadline: 7/11/2014

Social Science Research Analyst - U.S. Dept. of Labor
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The Department of Labor seeks an analyst to maintain familiarity with on-going disability and employment research in appropriate social science disciplines to ensure that program planning, implementation and review are well grounded in scientific knowledge and methods. read more
Deadline: 7/11/2014

Compliance Analyst - Massachusetts Public Employee Retirement Administration Commission
Location: Boston, MA
Description: The Public Employee Retirement Administration Commission seeks a compliance analyst to assist the compliance officer and compliance counsel with review and analysis of retirement board investment activities, including. read more
Deadline: 7/21/2014

Health Analyst - Congressional Budget Office
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The CBO's Budget Analysis Division seeks analysts who will focus primarily on spending projections and analysis of legislation involving the Medicare and Medicaid programs. read more
Posted: 7/2/2014

Program Manager - StreetWise Partners
Location: New York, NY
Description: StreetWise Partners seeks a proactive, resourceful program manager to drive outstanding regional program performance through the organization's Career Ventures program. read more
Posted: 6/30/2014

Director of Development - Mass Budget and Policy Center
Location: Boston, MA
Description: MassBudget seeks a well-organized, dynamic and highly effective director of development who will be committed to producing non-partisan policy research, analysis, and data-driven recommendations focused on improving the lives of low- and middle-income children and adults, strengthening the state’s economy, and enhancing the quality of life in Massachusetts. read more
Deadline: 7/18/2014

Research Associate - Human Impact Partners
Location: Oakland, CA
Description: Human Impact Partners is looking for a research associate to work on Health Impact Assessment and Health in All Policies projects. read more
Deadline: 7/22/2014

Government Relations Associate - Nature Conservancy
Location: Seattle, WA
Description: The government relations associate works to build high-level support among partner organizations, community leaders, businesses, political donors and trustees for specific state lobbying, federal lobbying and government grants goals. read more
Deadline: 7/11/2014

Senior Policy Analyst - NASPA
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The senior policy analyst is an integral member of NASPA's Research and Policy Institute, and leads and contributes to various projects across the organization including representing the Institute to internal and external constituents. read more
Posted: 6/27/2014

Policy and Campaigns Associate - National People's Action
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: National People's Action seeks an associate who is a strategic campaign planner, a great writer and an experienced staff with grassroots, labor, or political organizing experience. read more
Deadline: 7/21/2014

Policy Associate - Children's Law Center
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The policy associate will provide substantive and administrative support to the Children's Law Center's four-person policy team, and will be a key part of the organization's legislative, budget and administrative advocacy efforts.read more
Posted: 6/26/2014

Evaluation Manager - Food Bank for New York City
Location: New York, N.Y.
Description: The evaluation manager will lead the organization in the development of evaluation processes and protocols that allow for the identification of programmatic best practices, specifically in the areas of benefits access, financial services and nutrition education.read more
Posted: 6/25/2014

Evaluation Assistant - Care for the Homeless
Location: New York, N.Y.
Description: Care for the Homeless seeks an evaluation assistant who will contribute to developing program evaluation plans, methodology, implementation and data analysis.read more
Posted: 6/25/2014

Program Associate - National Coalition Against Censorship
Location: New York, N.Y.
Description: The National Coalition Against Censorship seeks a program associate for its Youth Free Expression Project. The position is ideal for the candidate with an interest in advocacy, civil liberties, public policy, and cultural trends as they affect young people today.read more
Posted: 6/24/2014

Director of Policy and Practice - Conciliation Resources
Location: London, England
Description: Conciliation Resources seeks a director of policy and practice to lead the organization in documenting innovations in peacebuilding and influencing global peacebuilding/conflict prevention policy and practice. read more
Deadline: 7/23/2014

Senior Research Associate - The Alliance to Save Energy
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The Alliance's Policy and Research Team is seeking a senior research associate, who will have responsibility for analysis, development and management of a range of energy efficiency policy research tasks and initiatives. read more
Posted: 6/24/2014

Senior Policy Analyst - Demos
Location: New York, NY
Description: Demos seeks senior policy analyst to expand the organization's research and policy efforts related to the role money plays in the U.S. political system. read more
Posted: 6/24/2014

Community Change or Child Welfare Program/Research Assistant - Center for the Study of Social Policy
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The Center for the Study of Social Policy seeks two program/research assistants, who will provide a combination of administrative and program support functions including conducting policy and program research, scheduling and preparing materials for workshops and meetings, contributing to the design and preparation of technical assistance tools and helping to schedule and support meeting and webinars. read more
Posted: 6/16/2014

Government Relations Coordinator – Food Bank for New York City
Location: New York, NY
Description: The Government Relations Coordinator will help to advance the Food Bank's government relations and policy agenda by coordinating internal and external communications, interacting with the offices of government officials and other partners, assembling information and materials, and organizing events and meetings. read more
Posted: 6/16/2014

East Africa Policy Director – One Acre Fund
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Description: The One Acre Fund seeks a policy director to be based in East Africa, to help manage our increasing African government–facing organization. read more
Posted: 6/16/2014

Director of Policy and Quality Improvement -NYC Early Childhood Professional Development Institute
Location: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Description: The Director of Policy and Quality Improvement will serve on the Professional Development Institute’s leadership team and provide project management, act in advocacy to support policy that ensures effective quality improvement and professional development for programs serving young children and their families. read more
Posted: 6/16/2014

Program Manager - International Food Policy Research Institute
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The successful candidate will support various research projects on technology adoption, consumer acceptance, value chains, impact assessment, and impact evaluation within HarvestPlus, a global effort to improve nutrition and public health by developing and disseminating staple food crops that are rich in vitamins and minerals. read more
Posted: 6/12/2014

Program Coordinator - Strategic Actions for a Just Economy
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Description: The program coordinator will report to the director of equitable development and will coordinate policy development, coalition work, and community organizing activities in the following areas: equitable development policy; healthy housing; tenant organizing and tenant rights; implementation of community benefit agreements; popular education; and housing finance policy. read more
Posted: 6/11/2014

Research Analyst – SEIU 775
Location: Seattle, WA
Description: The research analyst will report to the Department Director and join a team of researchers, field organizers and communicators who support innovative statewide, multi-state and national efforts to improve the lives of workers in the long-term care and industry and in other low-wage industries. read more
Posted: 6/11/2014

Research Associate – Cultural Data Project
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Description: The research associate will conduct fee-for-service research, data preparation, and analysis, and provide coaching services to anyone wishing to leverage the Cultural Data Project’s comprehensive data. This person will work to increase and enhance the use of CDP data related to the nonprofit arts and cultural sector to inform decision-making and serve as a tool for research, advocacy, and policy-making. read more
Posted: 6/11/2014


Senior Associate – PolicyLink
Location: Oakland, CA
Description: PolicyLink seeks an enthusiastic, highly motivated professional to join the Center for Infrastructure Equity. The associate will assist in developing and implementing a growing PolicyLink program area focused on promoting equitable development through focused policy, effective planning, and targeted, thoughtful public infrastructure investments such as affordable housing, transportation, basic water services, parks and schools. read more
Posted: 6/13/2014

Policy Analyst - California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems
Location: Oakland, CA
Description: The Policy Analyst will support and analyze the development of policy and legislative initiatives that strengthen the ability of members of the public hospitals to meet their long and short-term goals. read more
Posted: 6/12/2014

Director of Government Affairs – The Trust for Public Lands
Location: San Francisco, CA
Description: The California Director of Government Affairs has overall responsibility for development and execution of an effective state and local agenda to promote land and water conservation and The Trust for Public Land. read more
Posted: 6/12/2014

Senior Associate, Research - Pew Charitable Trusts
Location: Washington, D.C.
Description: The Senior Associate, Research, will help develop research and conduct outreach to policy makers and key stakeholders for Pew's project on States' Public Sector Retirement Systems. read more
Posted: 5/29/2014

Political Director - New Jersey Working Families Alliance
Location: Newark, N.J.
Description: New Jersey Working Families Alliance seeks a Political Director who can build coalitions, cultivate and deepen relationships with leaders, identify opportunities, and plan and execute campaigns to deliver policy victories that improve the lives of working class, middle class, and poor families while building the brand, capacity, and power of our movement. read more
Posted: 5/29/2014

Policy and Outreach Coordinator - Russian Riverkeeper
Location: Healdsburg, CA
Description: Russian Riverkeeper seeks a Policy and Outreach Coordinator to play a lead role in our work to create a more abundant, sustainable and resilient Russian River watershed. read more
Posted: 5/29/2014


Policy Director - Center for Popular Democracy
Location: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Description: The Center for Popular Democracy seeks an experienced and energetic legal professional to manage, supervise, and expand our Policy Department, to help envision and drive an ambitious state and local progressive policy agenda, and to collaborate closely with our organizing team and our partners across the country on active campaigns. read more
Posted: 5/29/2014

Grants & Operations Assistant - Proteus Fund
Location: Amherst, MA
Description: The Grants & Operations Assistant works in cooperation with Proteus Fund staff, interns and consultants to facilitate the process of awarding approximately 200 grants annually. S/he will report to the Grants Manager and assist with managing all grant-related activities from initial inquiry from grantseekers to grant closure. read more
Posted: 5/20/2014

Assistant Director - Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program, Hampshire College
Location: Amherst, MA
Description: Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution, is seeking an Assistant Director for the Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program, a national project that equips and inspires new generations of leaders through campus-based education, real-world advocacy practice, and the skills to build a stronger, more diverse movement for reproductive freedom and social change. read more
Posted: 5/20/2014


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