Job

Education Task Force Director

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the nation’s largest nonpartisan, individual membership association of state legislators, is seeking a policy expert to direct the Education Task Force.

Candidates must have a minimum of three years of policy experience in education reform and higher education.   The candidate must also have experience and contacts in this field.

A strong background of working with state legislators and state policy issues is preferred. Qualified candidates will also have excellent writing, strong communication, good fundraising and organizational skills. Previous media experience is helpful but not necessary. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to ALEC’s mission of promoting the Jeffersonian principles of free markets, limited government, federalism and individual liberty.

Educational Requirements:  Bachelors Degree, Masters Preferred

Some travel is required (20%)

Start date: Immediate

E-mail a resume, a writing sample, and a cover letter to Lisa Bowen at [email protected]  No phone calls, please.