Jobs2020-02-20T09:25:40-05:00

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The Inter-American Foundation is an equal opportunity employer including the hiring advancement and retention of people with disabilities. Its Civil Service positions are filled in compliance with procedures mandated by federal law and regulations, which include the requirement of United States citizenship. Proficiency in Spanish may be required for some positions.

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Current Openings

The incumbent will be a key part of the Office of External and Government Affairs (EGA), the IAF team responsible for establishing and maintaining effective relationships and communications with Congressional Members, staffs, and Committees.

Responsibilities

  • Advises agency leadership on congressional strategy and/or provides analysis to inform congressional strategy.
  • Develops briefing materials in support of Congressional communication and relationship strategies for current and emerging programs.
  • Researches past agency positions and keeps abreast of Committee direction, concerns, and issues to be addressed and/or resolved. Develops draft responses to Congressional inquiries.
  • Participates in meetings with Congressional staff. Stays abreast of IAF program and policy developments and future plans. Provides advice and assistance to IAF staff on procedural Congressional matters.
  • Drafts Congressional testimony, speeches, talking points, statements, and other related documents for use by the Foundation management and senior staff.
  • Participates in the review of reports, documents, correspondence, memoranda, and other material submitted by other offices for completeness and conformity with requests made and directives issued.
  • Researches and drafts reports or other documents such as the annual budget justification. Provides information and analysis regarding Congressional impacts and considerations.
  • Drafts written memorandum of meetings and the necessary follow-up actions.
  • Provides support for Congressional Staff delegations including the identification of participants, logistical support and development of briefing materials.

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