MANAGING DIRECTOR, POLICY & RESEARCH
Reports To: Executive Director
Status: Full time: Exempt
Location: Washington, DC
The Hub Project has an immediate opening for a Managing Director of Policy and Research to lead and oversee the overall policy and research department responsible for grounding advocacy campaigns in sound policy and well-considered research. Campaigns include protecting access to affordable health care, educating the public on wealth inequality baked in to our tax code, and building a sustainable and inclusive democracy. This position is responsible for the development and growth of a six-person policy and research team. Additionally, the Managing Director of Policy and Research will play a key role in the overall direction of the organization and our efforts to partner with allies to develop innovative strategies to promote an economy that works for all Americans and a democracy with full participation.
This is an executive level position within the organization and is a key senior leadership position at a growing, innovative, and fast-paced progressive organization that is committed to driving the work with a diversity, equity, and inclusion lens. As such, you will work closely with the Executive Director and other Managing Directors to guide organization-wide management, development, and growth. Additionally, you will represent The Hub at funder meetings and external events, allocate and prioritize budget priorities, oversee internal staff and vendors, and help educate the progressive movement on progressive policies.
The ideal candidate has experience with public policy research, especially in a political, legislative or campaign context, values management as a skill, enjoys advising organizational strategic direction, is comfortable with data analysis, and is an excellent writer. The ideal candidate has managed large teams, is passionate about progressive issues and translating academic research to a broader audience, and is excited to roll up their sleeves and help shape a growing and evolving organization.
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How to apply
To begin the application process, click here. This announcement will remain posted until the position is filled. Please note that only those individuals whose qualifications match the current needs of this position will be considered applicants and will receive responses from The Hub. Thank you for your interest.
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