Policy Director

Job Announcement:
National Association of State Foresters (NASF)
Policy Director

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

This position requires a 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.  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.