Fields: domestic violence, policy, women’s rights, social justice, research
About the Organization: NNEDV is a social change organization dedicated to creating a social, political and economic environment in which violence against women no longer exists.
About the Position: The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) seeks a highly-organized and motivated Policy Assistant. The ideal candidate communicates effectively and is able to prioritize and perform duties in a fast-paced environment. The Policy Assistant will be a core member of the Public Policy team, helping to implement NNEDV’s policy priorities in a multitude of ways, including coordinating the annual Advocacy Day conference and managing the Census process. This candidate will be highly organized and effective at functioning both independently and as a member of a team. The ideal candidate will also possess a positive attitude and take initiative in solving problems.
Special Requirements/Qualifications: A successful applicant MUST have:
Commitment to the organization’s mission.
Minimum of one year of public policy experience required
Excellent writing, editing skills and proofreading skills, including a strong grasp of grammar, punctuation, and copy editing.
Strong research and critical thinking skills
Excellent computer skills, including familiarity with MS Office (particularly Excel and Word) and online content management systems.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience with a nonprofit agency in a relevant area.
Estimated Salary: $45,000 to $50,000
Apply Here: National Network to End Domestic Violence