NLIHC Is Hiring
NLIHC is seeking applicants for the position of Housing Policy Analyst to track, analyze, and advocate on federal legislative and regulatory issues on NLIHC’s public policy agenda. (See http://bit.ly/1sGJYYw.)
The Analyst will be responsible for educating Congressional offices and Administration officials on low income housing policy issues; informing NLIHC members, policy advisory committees, and other partners of opportunities to impact legislative and regulatory decisions; and representing NLIHC in DC-based working groups. The Analyst reports to the Senior Vice President for Policy.
Qualifications include highly developed written and oral communication and policy analysis skills, knowledge of federal housing policy, advanced degree in public policy or related field, and commitment to social justice. Direct experience with Congress or community level implementation of federal housing programs are pluses.
The position is based in Washington, DC. NLIHC offers a competitive salary and benefit package, and is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Send resume, cover letter, and two writing samples to : Paul Kealey, Chief Operating Officer, National Low Income Housing Coalition, 727 15th Street NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20005. Or, send via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 202-393-1973.
NLIHC is accepting resumes for Fall 2014 internship positions. Interns are highly valued and fully integrated into our staff work. We seek students passionate about social justice issues, with excellent writing and interpersonal skills.
The available positions are:
- Media Intern. Assists in planning NLIHC’s annual media awards, prepares and distributes press materials, assists with media research and outreach for publication releases, and works on social media projects. Maintains the media database and tracks press hits.
- Policy Intern. Tracks new legislation, attends and summarizes Congressional hearings for Memo to Members, participates in visits to Congressional offices, and develops materials for use in lobbying the House and Senate to accomplish NLIHC’s policy agenda. Updates the Congressional database.
- Organizing Intern. Assists with grassroots organizing efforts for the United for Homes campaign and other legislative campaigns. Assists with membership recruitment/retention efforts and internal database upkeep.
- Research Intern. Assists in ongoing quantitative and qualitative research projects, writes weekly articles on current research for Memo to Members, attends briefings, and responds to research inquiries.
- Administration Intern. Assists with project to prepare NLIHC historical papers and records for contribution to institutional collection.
A cover letter, resume, and writing sample are required for consideration. They should be included as attachments if you choose to submit them electronically. In your cover letter, please specify the position(s) for which you applying and that you are interested in a Fall 2014 internship.
Interested students should send their materials to: Paul Kealey, Chief Operating Officer, National Low Income Housing Coalition, 727 15th Street NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20005. Or, send via email to email@example.com or fax to 202-393-1973.