AHCA is seeking a Grassroots Specialist with a commitment to improving lives by delivering solutions for quality care. This position will assist in the advocacy and grassroots efforts by managing the AHCA advocacy database and coordinating grassroots communications and events. This position will also focus on producing presentation materials for the Government Relations and Advocacy staff.
Skills & Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree required. 1-2 years related experience in grassroots advocacy and/or campaigns. Experience on Capitol Hill preferred.
The ideal candidate will possess:
Motivated self-starter with high level attention to detail.
Produce quality, accurate work with limited supervision.
Must be able to craft exceptional presentations and materials for departmental meetings.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to manage competing priorities and meet deadlines.
Strong organizational skills and able to work with others in a team setting.
Familiarity with database management (CapwizEngage, Knowlegis, PAC Builder)
Other duties as assigned.
About American Health Care Association
As the nation’s largest association of long term and post-acute care providers, AHCA advocates for quality care and services for frail, elderly, and disabled Americans. Our members provide essential care to approximately one million individuals in over 13,500 not-for-profit and proprietary member facilities.
AHCA represents the long term care community to the nation at large – to government, business leaders, and the general public. We serve as a force for change, providing information, education, and administrative tools that enhance quality at every level.
As part of our extensive portfolio of member services, AHCA maintains legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Our dedicated staff work both internally and externally to assist member providers, the government, and the general public.