The National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) is seeking a Director of Policy to manage and oversee the association’s federal and state policy and advocacy efforts. The Director will engage on a daily basis with State Treasurers, their senior staff, as well as our Corporate Affiliate members to ensure that NAST maintains an effective overall approach to promoting a well-run state public finance system with assets of over $3 trillion. Topics include banking and treasury functions, debt and bonds, unclaimed property, and college savings programs. The Director, who reports to the NAST Executive Director, will be actively involved in the day-to-day management of the association and will work closely with our lobbying firm to support our efforts in DC. This is an exciting opportunity to be a leader in a small, but influential and active, association. The position is based in NAST’s DC office. We offer competitive benefits, including employer contribution to a 401k and flexible telecommuting. If you’re motivated and a self-starter and looking to help lead an association to “the next level” of advocacy and effectiveness, submit an application! Email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
5 years of legislative experience at the federal level (as a legislative assistant, federal or state agency, in a trade association, or similar experience) required with a background in advocacy and public finance a plus.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About National Association of State Treasurers
The National Association of State Treasurers provides advocacy and support that enables member states to pursue and administer sound financial policies and programs benefiting the citizens of the nation.
Membership is comprised of all state treasurers or state finance officials with comparable responsibilities from the United States, its commonwealths, territories, and the District of Columbia. The private sector is represented through the Corporate Affiliate Program that was established to build professional relationships and foster cooperation between the public and private sectors.
The association serves its members through educational conferences and webinars, a variety of working groups, policy advocacy and publications that provide information about developments in public finance.