Virginia League of Conservation Voters
Accepting applications through: February 8, 2017
The Virginia League of Conservation Voters serves as the political voice of the state’s conservation community, working to make sure Virginia’s elected officials recognize that our natural heritage is an environmental and economic treasure for all. Virginia LCV elects conservation leaders to statewide office and strives for a conservation majority in state government. We secure good public policies on the state level and hold public officials accountable for their positions on environmental issues.
The Government Affairs Manager is a member of the core Virginia League of Conservation Voters Campaigns team and leads the policy and lobbying department. Working with the executive, communications, advocacy, and development staff, the Government Affairs Manager spearheads the Virginia LCV Conservation Scorecard, maintains relationships with key offices, attends coalition and general assembly briefings and meetings, undertake research projects, and helps staff key political and legislative events. The Government Affairs Manager has a strong interest in electoral politics, conservation and public opinion; is skilled in working independently as well as part of a team; and can demonstrate initiative, professionalism and attention to detail. The Government Affairs Manager is excellent at verbal and written communication, and has strong skills in communicating about political and conservation issues. This position works closely with Virginia LCV’s Executive Director. Virginia LCV consists of a family of three organizations; the Virginia League of Conservation Voters, a 501c4, the Virginia League of Conservation Voters Education Fund, a 501c3, and the Virginia League of Conservation Voters Political Action Committee (PAC).
Knowledge and Skill Requirements
Please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com by February 8, 2017.
No calls please.