The Tactile Group is seeking a full-time policy communication specialist to provide programmatic support on policy communication for a federally-funded education project that reaches all 50 states and several territories. The policy communication specialist will provide specialized knowledge to users to answer questions about policy guidance on the collection and reporting of federally required data as well as strategies on a data collection system usage. This position will write communication and provide training support around policies. Communication will take the form of email and phone interactions as well as webinars and virtual trainings. This is a high touch position requiring daily interaction with federal and state leaders as well as project team members. Knowledge on the subject matter is not a prerequisite; training will be provided on the policy knowledge required.
Note: While The Tactile Group is an application development company, this position is not IT-related.
To perform this job successfully, applicants must demonstrate the ability to:
REQUIRED SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
To qualify for this position, applicants must have:
Familiarity with education and afterschool programs is not required, but will greatly enhance the successful candidate’s ability to hit the ground running.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
To apply, submit a brief cover letter explaining what you will bring to the position and to Tactile along with your resume. Applications without a cover letter may not be considered.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
The Tactile Group is a full solution application development agency that is designed to give a damn. We love civic-focused work and are committed to developing products that improve the lives of others. We work collaboratively with our clients to achieve the objectives of each project through a system of constant communication, efficient project management, extensive research, expert deployment, and continuous improvement.
Tactile offers a great work culture, competitive salaries, flexible work schedules, and an excellent benefit package.
Tactile is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.Apply Now
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