MPA and MPP Job list***Policy Advocate Job Announcement - Audubon Council of Utah

Angela Stefaniak angela.stefaniak at
Thu Oct 1 14:06:50 MDT 2009

Policy Advocate Job Announcement

The Audubon Council of Utah (Council) is hiring a Policy Advocate (lobbyist) to
influence the laws, rules, and policies of the state of Utah and its agencies to
benefit wildlife, their habitats and ecosystems.  Qualifications include: 1) familiarity
with legislative processes, governmental activities, and relevant
conservation/wildlife issues important to Audubon; 2) good communication skills; 3)
ability to deal with conflict, exercise good judgment, and maintain high ethical
standards in conduct and speech; and 4) the ability to obtain a license to lobby in

The Policy Advocate will: 1) coordinate with the Council; 2) communicate with key
natural resource managers; 3) interact with legislators; 4) attend legislative
meetings; 5) evaluate proposed legislation for impacts to wildlife and the
environment; and 6) enhance the influence of Audubon in the state.  Compensation
for the part-time contractor is expected to be $5000 plus expenses.  Majority of
effort occurs during the legislative session, with some year-round duties.

Send resume (2 pages) with three references to Audubon Council of Utah, PO Box
520867, Salt Lake City, Utah 84152-0867 or electronically to nld5 at by
October 31, 2009.  Submit questions via e-mail and include "policy advocate" in the

Angie Stefaniak, MPA
Program Manager
Master of Public Policy Program
Demography Certificate Program
Center for Public Policy & Administration
The University of Utah
260 S. Central Campus Drive Room 214
Orson Spencer Hall 214
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
T) 801-585-7834
F) 801-587-7861

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