Pacific Legal Foundation is only as good as the talent we employ. Knowing this, our hiring philosophy is simple: we seek to hire the best talent available.
We’re constantly and aggressively on the lookout for employees who live and breathe our core values:
If you’re passionate about one or more of our job opportunities, and you’re enthusiastic about working alongside colleagues who share these values, then we encourage you to apply to be a part of the PLF team.
Pacific Legal Foundation—the nation’s first and most successful public interest law firm dedicated to vindicating individual liberty—seeks an energetic and experienced legal policy and legislative professional to lead a team to expand PLF’s positive influence on Capitol Hill, the federal executive branch, and in state capitals.
The director will oversee PLF’s legal policy component, a key part of the organization’s strategic plan. This position provides an opportunity to fill a critical role that will increase PLF’s national prominence and expand its success outside the courts in advancing liberty. The director will coordinate with the legal, research, and communications teams to develop and execute strategies to better engage Congress, federal agencies, and state governments. The director will collaborate with others on a strategic plan that will guide the foundation’s efforts to achieve increasing success in the political branches over time. The director will also need a high degree of entrepreneurship and initiative to launch and execute new projects pursuant to the plan.
The role will be based in PLF’s Arlington, VA office, with the director working at least 60-75% of the time from that office or in DC, with the opportunity to work virtually on days and times when meetings and events are not scheduled.
The ideal candidate will have:
Qualified candidates should submit the following in one PDF file:
PDF applications should be submitted to Talent Market via this link: https://talentmarket.org/candidates/apply-for-your-dream-job/.
Questions can be directed to Lauren Skiver, Talent Manager at Talent Market, who is assisting with the search: firstname.lastname@example.org.
While we thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, we are only able to contact those to whom we can offer an interview. Only direct applications will be considered. No phone calls, please.
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