Director, Intergovernmental Affairs

22 Jan, 2020


Director, Intergovernmental Affairs

National Association of Home Builders
Washington, DC
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), a Washington, DC based trade association, is seeking a Director, Intergovernmental Affairs to be responsible for establishing and enhancing relationships with external organizations that have the potential to help the NAHB accomplish its public policy objectives.  The Director, Intergovernmental Affairs will serve as liaison and support the VP of Intergovernmental Affairs and other staff in representing the industry perspective to outside organizations; and work in coalition and maintain regular communications with all relevant staff, state/local home building associations and their staff leaders, and outside groups.


Qualified candidates will have strong writing and organizational skills and excellent research and analytical abilities.  Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, are a must.  Candidates should also have strong computer skills as well as a basic understanding of political, government, legislative, and regulatory processes.


A minimum of 5 – 7 years of experience in government/politics (state/local exposure preferred) and/or service in association government/political affairs/an issue-oriented capacity.  Prior knowledge of the building and development industry is desirable.  A four year college degree or equivalent in education and experience is required.


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About National Association of Home Builders
The National Association of Home Builders provides programs and services in support of home builders nationally. Our members have built about 80% of all homes and until recently, generated approximately 14% of the GDP. Located in Washington, D.C., NAHB has 245 staff and offers competitive salaries and a rich array of benefits.

Job posted: 2020-01-22