The National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) is seeking a Director of Policy to manage and oversee the association’s federal and state policy and advocacy efforts. The Director will engage on a daily basis with State Treasurers, their senior staff, as well as our Corporate Affiliate members to ensure that NAST maintains an effective overall approach to promoting a well-run state public finance system with assets of over $3 trillion. Topics include banking and treasury functions, debt and bonds, unclaimed property, and college savings programs. The Director, who reports to the NAST Executive Director, will be actively involved in the day-to-day management of the association and will work closely with our lobbying firm to support our efforts in DC. This is an exciting opportunity to be a leader in a small, but influential and active, association. The position is based in NAST’s DC office. We offer competitive benefits, including employer contribution to a 401k and flexible telecommuting. 5 years of legislative experience at the federal level (as a legislative assistant, federal or state agency, in a trade association, or similar experience) required with a background in advocacy and public finance a plus. If you’re motivated and a self-starter and looking to help lead an association to “the next level” of advocacy and effectiveness, submit an application! Email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job posted: 2019-09-19