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Senior Executive Director of Government Relations

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)

Last Updated: 4/05/21

Job Description

Senior Executive Director of Government Relations: Works in close collaboration with the Sr. Vice President for Policy and Government Relations (SVPPGR) in developing and advancing HACU's legislative agenda and relations with Congress, the Administration, and federal agencies. She/he coordinates and cultivates relations and partnerships with federal agencies and works in collaboration with other HACU staff to advance HACU’s legislative and policy initiatives. Represents HACU with agencies, policy centers, Hispanic and other minority organizations, and higher education associations. The incumbent is also responsible for tracking public policy and legislation and recommending appropriate advocacy action. Master's degree or an equivalent in public administration, higher education, law, or related field. A terminal degree is preferred. Extensive experience in government relations and policy analysis, preferably on higher education or related fields. Substantive knowledge and/or training on issues impacting Hispanics in higher education at the federal or state level. Working knowledge and familiarity with state and federal legislative and appropriations processes. Documented experience working with legislative and federal agency staff and with regulators. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. (Located in Washington, DC) Click here for full job description.



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HACU believes that equal opportunity for all employees is important for the continuing success of our organization. In accordance with state and federal law, HACU will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment because of race, disability, color,  creed, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, veteran status, or non-...