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Chief Policy Officer
The Chief Policy Officer will play a leadership role in developing and advancing Friends’ policy, advocacy and communications goals. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in health policy and expertise in communicating and advocating on global health issues. A strong background in tuberculosis, malaria and/or global health policy and programming is required. He/she will work in partnership with the President, and as part of the whole Friends team, to set the organization’s advocacy strategies, develop policy positions and papers, analyze legislative developments and financing issues, and represent the organization on Capitol Hill, with the Administration, and in a wide variety of fora. For more information about the position and how to apply, click here.
The Policy Director reports directly to the President. The successful candidate will work with the President and other staff at Friends to educate policymakers, opinion leaders and others about the importance of U.S. investments in the Global Fund and other efforts to address AIDS, TB and Malaria. S/he will play a central role in Friends’ educational efforts on Capitol Hill, oversee staff, develop policy positions and papers, and track and analyze legislative developments and budgets. S/he will work with the Director of Communications to help develop messaging relevant to policymakers and their staff. S/he will help develop and maintain Friends’ working relationships with colleagues on Capitol Hill, the Administration in US bilateral programs, NGO and advocacy partners, and with other key actors. For more information about the position and how to apply, click here.