Community and Government Affairs’ Associate

28 Apr, 2022


Community and Government Affairs’ Associate

Leda Health

About Leda: At Leda, our mission is to empower survivors of sexual assault in an effort to end sexual violence. We do this in many ways with one goal to help improve a survivor’s experience after a sexual assault. Internally and externally, we try to foster a caring and welcoming environment, a community of independent, socially conscious individuals who, together, create a safe space for all. If you are passionate about supporting and helping survivors, we hope you reach out!

Role Overview:

  • Track past and future legislation regarding Leda’s EEKs, Sexual Assault, and DNA collection.
  • Assist in the drafting of letters of support and testimony.
  • Coordinate multi-state contract lobbying teams.
  • Find, interview, and hire lobbyist in states.
  • Do outreach to members of Congress and state legislatures.
  • Write action campaigns, including email campaigns and phone scripts.
  • Build and update a tracking system for Leda’s advocates.
  • Reach out to local and national organizations and form relationships.
  • Build and form relationships with key community partners to aid in the success of Leda’s vision.
  • Work with the marketing and campus advocacy team to identify key leaders and community growth strategies.
  • Write up bill reports and summaries of hearings.
  • Create and updates lobbying materials, including one-pagers, presentations etc.
  • Work with the legal team to understand the impacts of legislation.
  • Track the opening and closing of legislative sessions.
  • Attend hearings, events, fundraisers, and conferences when needed.

Job posted: 2022-04-28