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Position Profile:  Policy Manager, Coalition for Integrity, Full-time position, Washington D.C.

The Coalition for Integrity, a leading advocate against corruption and for integrity, is seeking a motivated professional for the role of Policy Manager.

Coalition for Integrity is a non-profit, non-partisan 501(c)(3) organization.  We work in coalition with a wide range of individuals and organizations to combat corruption and promote integrity in the public and private sectors. Within the United States, the Coalition supports policies to foster the integrity of government, business. Coalition for Integrity recently completed the S.W.A.M.P. Index (The States With Anti-Corruption Measures for Public officials).  It is a comparative scorecard which rates 50 states and the District of Columbia based on the laws and regulations governing ethics and transparency in the executive and legislative branches.   Among other things, it has supported strong enforcement of laws and regulations against corruption and called for action to combat money laundering.  The Coalition also actively supports initiatives to curb corruption in international trade and business transactions, including the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and the U.N. Convention against Corruption.

Key Responsibilities:

The Policy Manager will:

  • Work with the President & CEO and other personnel to executive the Coalition’s domestic and international activities in a coherent and complementary fashion, working to increase their impact and reach.
  • Engage in a range of activities related to the organization’s anti-corruption agenda including policy research on several anti-corruption issues, improving the Coalition’s public profile and social media presence (Facebook, Twitter, web site content), providing support for program events.
  • Manage research projects to ensure timely completion of tasks. After the release of the S.W.A.M.P. Index in 2018, the Coalition is currently conducting research on how effectively the 50 states enforce their ethics laws.
  • Support the Coalition’s Virginia Integrity Challenge which will be launched soon. The Coalition will be asking state-level candidates in Virginia to stand for integrity and against corruption by accepting an Integrity Challenge.
  • Manage and motivate a growing staff, guiding and empowering them.

Key Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a field such as political science, international relations, public affairs. Juris Doctor (JD) degree, CPA or CFE preferred.
  • At least 5 years of work experience in the anti-corruption field.
  • Experience and familiarity with data visualization tools (graphics, charts), Word Press and social media is a plus.
  • Familiarity with research processes
  • Superior English-language writing skills
  • Ability to summarize complex information in a clear, concise and accurate way
  • Strong research, creative thinking, and analytical skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and impeccable attention to detail
  • Ability to learn quickly and work well in a team

Candidates should send a cover letter (including compensation history if applicable), resume, references, and short writing sample to sshah@coalitionforintegrity.org by April 30, 2019, with the subject line- Policy Manager. Potential candidates of interest will be contacted by the Coalition for Integrity.  Applications will be considered on a rolling basis

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States. The Coalition for Integrity is an equal opportunity employer and we highly value diversity in our workplace. C4I does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

 

Position Profile:  Consultant, Coalition for Integrity (for 3 months).

The Coalition for Integrity, a leading advocate against corruption and for integrity, is seeking a motivated professional for a short-term consulting project.

Key Responsibilities:

Coalition for Integrity recently completed the S.W.A.M.P. Index (The States With Anti-Corruption Measures for Public officials).  It is a comparative scorecard which rates 50 states and the District of Columbia based on the laws and regulations governing ethics and transparency in the executive and legislative branches.  We are now researching how effectively the states enforce their ethics laws.  This is a time-consuming state-by-state review of enforcement actions, where available.  It will also require getting in touch with many state ethics agencies whose websites do not contain the needed information.  We are looking for a consultant to provide research assistance on the enforcement review project. We anticipate the project will require three months.  Responsibilities include reviewing state enforcement data, synthesizing the data collected; drafting a report reflecting the findings and recommendations; and assisting with communications and social media efforts.

The Consultant will also provide support for the Coalition’s Virginia Integrity Challenge which will be launched soon.  The Coalition will be asking state-level candidates in Virginia to stand for integrity and against corruption by accepting an Integrity Challenge.

Key Qualifications:

  • 2nd year law student or graduate student in a field such as political science, public affairs.
  • Work experience in the anti-corruption or in the not-for-profit field.
  • Experience and familiarity with data visualization tools (graphics, charts), Word Press and social media is a plus.
  • Familiarity with research processes and Microsoft excel
  • Superior English-language writing skills
  • Ability to summarize complex information in a clear, concise and accurate way
  • Strong research, creative thinking, and analytical skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and impeccable attention to detail
  • Ability to learn quickly and work well in a team

Candidates should send a cover letter (including expected hourly rate), resume, references, and short writing sample to sshah@coalitionforintegrity.org by March 31, 2019 with the subject line- Short term consultant. Potential candidates of interest will be contacted by the Coalition for Integrity.  Applications will be considered on a rolling basis

Coalition for Integrity is a non-profit, non-partisan 501(c)(3) organization.  We work in coalition with a wide range of individuals and organizations to combat corruption and promote integrity in the public and private sectors. Within the United States, the Coalition supports policies to foster the integrity of government, business.  Among other things, it has issued an Integrity Challenge to candidates for election, supported strong enforcement of laws and regulations against corruption and called for action to combat money laundering.  The Coalition also actively supports initiatives to curb corruption in international trade and business transactions, including the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and the U.N. Convention against Corruption.

Coalition for Integrity has an active internship program for students interested in anti-corruption issues.  Internship opportunities are available throughout the year. Please click here for detailed information on our internships.

Volunteers

Coalition for Integrity welcomes pro bono assistance from skilled professionals, particularly in law, accounting, banking, and development. Please click here to volunteer.