Equity Initiative Director, NewDEAL (Developing Exceptional American Leaders)

Opportunity Type: Job

The NewDEAL (Developing Exceptional American Leaders) is a national network of the most innovative, impactful and rising state and local Democratic elected officials across the country.

The NewDEAL (and our sister 501c3, the NewDEAL Forum) is seeking a Director for our Equity Initiative to join our team, which supports members of the network in developing, promoting, and spreading pro-growth progressive policies across a range of issues. The Equity Initiative is a top priority for the NewDEAL and is dedicated to ensuring that we rebuild a post-pandemic America that works better for everyone, with a specific emphasis on addressing longstanding racial injustices. Specifically, in 2021, NewDEAL is prioritizing racial justice policy work related to climate impacts, education, transportation, and broadband access.

This is a new position and will have responsibility across policy areas and various aspects of the organization including policy development, communications, fundraising and outreach. Additionally, the position:

- Reports to the CEO and will collaborate closely with our Policy Director

- Is a full time, exempt salaried position

- Preference for candidates based in Washington, DC

Salary DOE. Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to kellee@newdealleaders.org. No phone calls please. NewDEAL is an equal opportunity employer.