Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every single day?
Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every single day.
This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a State Government Relations Director in California.
***In order to be considered for this role, you are required to live in the state and be within commuting distance of the State Capital. ***
Responsible for serving as the primary representative of the American Heart Association to the assigned state legislature and state agencies to generate awareness and support for the AHA’s public policy agenda. Additionally, you will strategically coordinate and lead efforts to advance the state public policy priorities. This role is responsible for working with staff, volunteers, coalitions and partner organizations to build support for our policy issues and to integrate advocacy messaging into AHA programs and events.
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So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases?
Click on “New Resume” (or “Existing Resume” if you have previously applied to AHA positions) to submit your online application. Only those deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.
At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity & inclusion and equal opportunity apply to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.
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