Policy Director

26 Apr, 2023


Policy Director

National Taxpayers Union Foundation
Washington D.C.

National Taxpayers Union Foundation is seeking a motivated, passionate individual to join our team as a Policy Director.

NTUF provides crucial, impactful research that shows Americans how taxes, government spending, and regulations affect them. By combining policy expertise, outreach know-how, and true non-partisanship, we get results, empower citizens to engage in the critical fiscal policy debates of our time, and hold elected officials accountable at every level of government.

The Policy Director will lead existing and initiate new projects to advance these goals, reporting to NTUF Executive Vice President Joe Bishop-Henchman. Responsibilities include:

  • Creating high-impact policy research and analysis

  • Developing and executing project plans

  • Outreach with policymakers, academics, the media, and interested stakeholders

  • Organizing and participating in joint events with cross-partisan allies

  • Being a trusted issue resource for the media and other audiences; and

  • Helping our team problem-solve and succeed.

This is a full-time role. The following are necessary to be successful in this position:

  • Passion for NTUF’s mission and able to represent NTUF in a highly professional manner

  • Experience facilitating projects, leading them from conception to completion under time or resource pressure

  • Experience interacting with federal or state policymakers

  • 3+ years experience in program management, policy analysis, policy advocacy, and/or communications;

  • Positive, proactive, and personable team player

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills


  • Salary range of $95,000 to $125,000 per year, depending on experience.

  • Highly flexible work environment. This role is approved for remote work or for in-person (at least two days per week) in our Washington, DC office.

  • NTUF offers medical, dental, and life insurance coverage, generous vacation, and a 401k match.

To apply:

Please send a resume and a cover letter in one PDF document to Ms. Sylvia Carranza, NTUF Operations Manager, at scarranza@ntu.org. No phone calls please.

NTU and NTUF are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job posted: 2023-04-26