Policy Director, National Association of State Foresters

10 Jul, 2018


Policy Director, National Association of State Foresters

National Association of State Foresters
Washington DC

The National Association of State Foresters seeks a full time Policy Director to lead the legislative, policy, and government affairs functions of the organization.

Please forward resume, writing sample, and cover letter with salary requirements to “Policy Director Position” at nasf@stateforesters.org or National Association of State Foresters, 444 North Capitol St. NW, Suite 540, Washington DC 20001. Closing date is July 27, 2018 or until position is filled by start date on or before August 24, 2018. No phone calls. NASF is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, or any other non-merit factor.

Requires Bachelor’s Degree in political science, public policy, forestry or related field; at least three years experience in legislative or policy work; proven ability to build partnerships and excel in a team environment; exceptional written and verbal communication skills; knowledge of the federal appropriations and legislative process; and proficiency using Microsoft Office programs. Ideal candidate will have Capitol Hill or association advocacy experience with a working knowledge of forestry issues. Position is based in Washington, DC.

About National Association of State Foresters
The National Association of State Foresters (NASF) is a non-profit organization comprised of the directors of states and territorial forestry agencies in the United States and the District of Columbia. NASF seeks to discuss, develop, sponsor and promote programs and activities which will advance the practice of sustainable forestry, the conservation and protection of forest lands and associated resources and the establishment and protection of forests in the urban environment.

Job posted: 2018-07-10