Title: State Lobbying and Advocacy Associate
Department: Conservation – WDC
Reports To: Director, State Lobbying and Advocacy
Context: Works with the Director of State Lobbying and Advocacy to develop, advance and support the effectiveness of the Club’s lobbying, advocacy and political activities in each state, and to enhance coordination between State lobbyists, Sierra Club Chapters and National campaigns and programs.
Scope: The State Lobbying and Advocacy Program Associate facilitates communication and coordination among state lobbying, advocacy and political efforts, and facilitates communications between state lobbyists and national campaigns and other national Club entities. Plans, develops and implements key strategies to maximize synergy among various entities. Provides guidance and advice to chapter lobbying and political operations in navigating the Sierra Club’s organizational, financial and compliance procedures. Takes responsibility for planning and organizing major elements of the annual state colloquium.
Knowledge & Skills:
This position is represented by a collective bargaining unit and is subject to the terms and conditions of the contract between Sierra Club and Progressive Workers Union.
The Sierra Club offers competitive salary package commensurate with skills and experience plus excellent benefits that include medical, dental, and vision coverage, and a retirement savings 401(k) plan. This is a category 5 exempt position.
Sierra Club is a 501(c)(4) organization. Sierra Club does not sponsor H1B visas.
The Sierra Club is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.
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