23 days old

Director, Public Policy, Government Relations

Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Washington , District of Columbia 20005
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift
  • Supervise and support policy analysts and other team members in their efforts to achieve policy goals
  • Maintain a team focus on top policy priorities, and develop efficient project coordination streams
  • Oversee the continued execution and improvement of team processes, including processes designed to track and influence regulatory policy, support local affiliates in achieving state policy goals, and assist the legislative team in bill analysis
  • Effectively grow team members’ issue area expertise and ability to consistently and confidently anticipate and respond to affiliate requests for policy support.
  • Manage technical assistance to affiliates on federal policy and operations issues.
  • Actively support the day-to-day work of the department by running regular meetings with internal team members and consultants, by ensuring effective systems for policy development and execution.
  • Manage the development and editing of all written documents, including official comment letters, memos, and toolkits.
  • Facilitate strong working relationships with other departments and divisions within the organization, as a part of supporting existing work and identifying new areas of collaboration.
  • Manage onboarding of new staff members, including keeping relevant resources up-to-date.
  • Oversee training and professional development planning, including working with National Director and other Directors to plan policy team retreats and other staff development opportunities.
  • Work with National Director and other Directors to lead goal planning and budget management.
  • Oversee the production of a wide range of written materials to include memos, blogs, annual reports, policy analysis, project plans and budgets.
  • Organize, present and participate in trainings, webinars, conferences to build awareness of Planned Parenthood’s public policy goals among health care policy leaders and influencers.
  • Responsible for synthesizing, distilling and communicating complex issues to a both technical and nontechnical audience.


  • JD preferred
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of work experience developing and executing projects
  • Minimum of three years of personnel management experience overseeing four or more people
  • Impeccable writing and editing skills
  • Exceptional analytical skills


Posted: 2020-05-11 Expires: 2020-06-10

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