Director of Government Affairs

    • Raleigh
    • Applications have closed

    Apartment Association of North Carolina

    The Apartment Association of North Carolina is looking for somebody to manage its overall government affairs operation, including building relationships with state government officials and supporting its affiliated regional organizations.

    Here are the responsibilities of the position, per the job posting:

    • Represent AANC’s and the apartment industry’s positions at public hearings, in private legislative meetings, and in public forums as appropriate.
    • Coordinate and communicate regularly with contract lobbyist(s) and local affiliate government affairs staff.
    • Monitors news media and government sources for potential changes in regulatory and legislative areas to ensure AANC reacts effectively and advises its members of the resulting impact on their operations.
    • Develop and implement comprehensive government relations, strategies for state issues and when appropriate, local issues.
    • Responsible for organizing, planning and coordinating all meetings associated with AANC’s annual Legislative Conference.
    • Assists the Board of Directors, Government Affairs Committee and Executive Director in the preparation and implementation of a legislative program, which addresses overall industry concerns, as well as specific issues that arise.
    • Assists in answering membership inquiries concerning issues, current legislation, local ordinances and other issues that affect the apartment industry.
    • Interfaces with representatives of NAA, AANC, and other state, local and related trade associations to maintain an active network of legislative information.
    • Responsible for developing and maintaining a working knowledge of all industry related issues that can be impacted by the legislative process.
    • Serve as liaison and coordinate the management of the Political Action Committee (PAC), including communication, fundraising, reporting, compliance, budget, and distribution issues.
    • Develop Talking Points, White Papers and Position Statements.

    Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree and experience in government and politics.

    For more information, click here.

    To apply (before November 30), send your resume, a writing sample, salary expectations, and references by email to:

    Joshua Dick
    Executive Director
    Apartment Association of North Carolina