Federal Affairs Liaison

18 May, 2023


Federal Affairs Liaison

Americans for Prosperity
Arlington, VA

Job Description

OverviewThe Federal Affairs Liaison will, under the direction of the Director of Federal Affairs, advocate for Americans for Prosperity’s positions to break down barriers that stand in the way of people realizing their full potential. This includes a wide variety of issues including, but not limited to, immigration, judicial, education, health care, free speech, and economic opportunity.


The position will provide ongoing liaison and resource support to: AFP and AFPF staff, members of Congress, Coalition Partners, Volunteers and Activists regarding political activities. This includes legislative initiatives, strategy and planning for legislation, regulatory change and related activities. Reporting to the Director of Federal Affairs, the candidate will assist and participate in the organization’s advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill in and across Federal Agencies in support of our policy priorities.


A strong candidate will have existing knowledge of process, and personnel in the US Congress and Federal Agencies and quickly provide recommendations for strategy and new policy initiatives. The candidate should have a commitment to the principles of the organization – specifically, a firm commitment to advancing every individual’s right to economic opportunity through free markets.


Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization

  • Minimum of 5+ years of state and/or federal legislative experience
  • Existing relationships and credibility with members of Congress
  • Proven experience in development of government affairs strategies
  • Strong analytical, research and problem-solving skills
  • Enjoys multitasking ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively, in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, environment
  • Advanced verbal, written and presentation skills


Standout Candidates May Also Bring

  • Experience working in Federal Government to include but not limited to Federal Agencies and Congress



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Job posted: 2023-05-18