Director, Legislative Affairs
401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision
|The Air Force Association is seeking a Legislative Affairs (LA) Director who will assume responsibility for all strategic legislative matters, advocacy and relationships with Congressional, DoD and Industry partners. This position reports directly to the Executive Vice President of AFA and will be a member of the President’s Operational Leadership Team. The Legislative Affairs Director will lead planning and orchestration efforts for the Association’s legislative engagements with United States Congressional members and their staffs. Likewise, the LA will lead all liaisons between AFA and its chapters with the Department of the Air Force, the US Air Force, US Space Force, other military service associations and veterans’ organizations that support our mission efforts.|
|ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Legislative Strategy and Engagement (approximate 75% of effort):
Support Air Force Association and Mitchell Institute programs (approximate 20% of effort):
Other Duties as assigned (approximately 5% of effort):
The position requires sedentary work (sitting most of the time with no adverse environmental exposure) and occasional exertion of up to 25 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. The position also includes the following physical requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
REQUIRED JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Experience Requirement(s):
Certifications & Licenses:
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
The Air Force Association is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and honoring the contributions of our country’s veterans.
Instructions for Applicants:
To apply, complete the application below and send it, along with a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Incomplete and/or unofficial applications cannot be considered.
Job posted: 2021-02-18