The Manager of Public Policy will be responsible for the overall execution of state and local policy and advocacy initiatives, specifically focused on civic engagement, nutrition assistance and healthcare. The Manager of Public Policy will be responsible for building the capacity of state and local United Ways to advocate on these issues by coordinating trainings and webinars, organizing advocacy campaigns and calls to action, planning virtual and in-person Hill Days, and providing guidance and advocacy toolkits and materials. The Manager of Public Policy will also be responsible for government relations activities and coalition building as appropriate to assigned issues. The position is temporary for the duration of the grant deliverables through May 2021.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES & ESSENTIAL DUTIES OF POSITION:
An individual must be able to perform each essential duty listed below at a satisfactory level:
The Manager position will be responsible for executing on the deliverables for two short term advocacy grants in partnership with the Senior Director of Public Policy and Health Policy Director.
The 2020 Census Outreach Grant to support the United Way US network to Get-Out-The-Count engagement activities with target deliverables completed by December 2020 will include:
The Health and Nutrition Assistance Advocacy Grant to support engagement activities with the United Way US network to increase Medicaid FMAP and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits as part of the COVID pandemic and on-going economic crisis. The target deliverables completed by May 2021 will include:
Minimum requirements include:
This job description describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. It should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all required duties, responsibilities and skills. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable disabled individuals to perform the essential functions of the job.
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