Employment Opportunities

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The National Association of Counties (NACo) a non-profit in Washington, D.C., is the only organization that supports our nations’ counties elected officials through policy and advocacy work, grant funded programs and original research.  NACo is seeking candidates for a Legislative Associate position for our Government Affairs department.    

The National Association of Counties (NACo) announces an opening for an Associate Legislative Director for Human Services and Education.  Under the general guidance of the Legislative Director for the National Association of Counties the Associate Legislative Director for Human Services and Education assists in directing NACo’s human services and education policy agenda.

The National Association of Counties (NACo), a non-profit in Washington, D.C., is the only national organization that supports our nations’ counties’ elected officials through policy and advocacy work.  NACo announces an opening for a Council Relations Coordinator / Administrative Assistant in the Counties Innovation Lab department. 

The Government Affairs Department has an opening for a Deputy Director.  The position will report to the Deputy Executive Director for the organization.  The Deputy Director of Government Affairs is responsible for directing the activities of the Government Affairs Department to include: lobbying, coalition building and media outreach, assistance to steering committees in a broad range of policy and program areas, policy analysis and implementation; and consultation and advice to the Deputy Executive Director for various program and administrative issues.

The National Association of Counties (NACo) is seeking a Corporate Relations Associate (CRA) who, under the direction of the Director of Strategic Relations, will coordinate the activities of our partners and sponsors as well as help identify and contact prospective clients using both inbound leads and prospecting strategies. The CRA role is ideal for a detail-oriented candidate looking to develop valuable relationship experience within a fast-paced environment.

The National Association of Counties (NACo) announces an opening for an Associate Legislative Director for Environment, Energy, and Land Use.  The occupant of this position assists in directing NACo’s Environment, Energy, and Land Use policy agenda. The position requires knowledge and understanding environment, energy and land use issues affecting local governments and also requires the ability to develop and maintain effective contacts with federal government officials, Members of Congress and their staffs, and other executives and lobbyists working for public interest organizations.

Contact

NACo
660 North Capitol Street NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20001

Send resumes to: resumes@naco.org


NACo is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Stronger Counties. Stronger America.

About NACo

The National Association of Counties (NACo) strengthens America’s counties, serving nearly 40,000 county elected officials and 3.6 million county employees.  Founded in 1935, NACo unites county officials to:

  • Advocate county priorities in federal policymaking
  • Promote exemplary county policies and practices
  • Nurture leadership skills and expand knowledge networks
  • Optimize county and taxpayer resources and cost savings, and
  • Enrich the public’s understanding of county government.

Mission

Strengthen America’s counties.

Vision

Healthy, safe and vibrant counties across America.