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Government Relations Advocate

Association of WA Cities
OLYMPIA, WA Full-time
Posted on October 28, 2018

Government Relations Advocate

Contact: Recruiting

The Association of Washington Cities (AWC) is a private, non-profit, non-partisan organization, which provides a wide array of legislative, training, and other services to all cities and towns in the state of Washington. AWC is recruiting for the position of Government Relations Advocate. The advocate(lobbyist) advances city government interests with state and local government elected and appointed officials, and influences the development of laws, policies, budgets, and regulations for state, and local programs that affect cities.

Minimum qualifications

The successful candidate will have five years of experience as a municipal official, intergovernmental relations or lobbying experience, or as a staff member with a state legislature, or other legislative experience. Bachelor’s degree in public administration, finance, political science, or related field required, master’s degree preferred.

Competitive salary; excellent benefits package.

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How to apply

Return completed materials to AWC at recruiting@awcnet.org or return to AWC Human Resources, 1076 Franklin St. SE, Olympia, WA 98501 or 360-753-0149 by 5 pm, November 12.

Incomplete application materials will not be considered.