Position Title: Advocacy Director
Reports To: Executive Director
Duration: Regular Position
Hours: 1.0 Full Time Equivalent (30-40 hours per week)
Compensation: $55,000 to $65,000, plus benefits: 90% employer-paid medical, dental, vision and naturopathic health insurance, 401K plan with employer contribution, transit subsidy, data plan credit, paid professional development opportunities, paid time off starting at three weeks per year, seven paid holidays annually, and flexible family-friendly schedule.
The Advocacy Director will lead our advocacy work in winning concrete systemic change for Asian Pacific Islander and low income communities. APANO’s areas of advocacy include influencing public policy primarily in education, climate justice, and public health. The Advocacy Director will be empowered to represent APANO at coalition tables, in policy rulemaking processes, and other stakeholder tables. This position will also craft political narratives and communications for the organization.
The Advocacy Director is part of the organization’s senior leadership and will support a growing, seasoned team of member-leaders and paid staff working to win concrete change in the lives of Asian and Pacific Islanders in Oregon, and the larger world. They will report directly to the Executive Director and supervise at least 2 other full-time staff.