AARP NY has an open position for an Interim Advocacy Program Specialist based in Albany, New York from February-December 31, 2018. This position serves as a member of the AARP NY State Advocacy Team and is responsible for providing support for the state office’s legislative, voter education and advocacy work, such as:
- Managing projects, creating project-related materials and determining resources necessary to complete projects
- Making presentations, keeping records, preparing reports, tracking legislation and drafting correspondence, testimony, memos and other written materials
- Conducting online searches and in-person research in support of legislative issues and assisting with grassroots organizing, voter education and lobbying
- Supporting the work of advocacy volunteers
Past experience with legislation, voter education, advocacy or campaigns is a plus.
If interested, please send your resume and 200 words or less describing your background and experience to David McNally.