The Oregon Health Authority is modernizing and expanding their operations and currently has a fantastic opportunity for two experienced Policy Advisors to join an excellent team and work to advance their public policy and government relations function.
The Oregon Health Authority promotes health equity by developing policies and programs to eliminate health disparities and reach health equity for all Oregonians.
What you will do!
As a Senior Policy Advisor, you will serve as the primary point of contact for state legislators and other elected officials on issues related to your assigned portfolio. You will facilitate high-level partnerships with key stakeholders to develop and implement state and federal policy initiatives.
In this role, you will work to facilitate consensus and reconcile policy and program conflicts with outside organizations.
There will be one position with a focus on Public Health and one an emphasis on Behavioral Health.
What's in it for you?
Collaboration in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year. If you are an experienced Policy Advisor, don't delay, apply today!
These are full-time, permanent positions that are classified as management services, non-supervisory and are not represented by a union.
These positions will be located in either Portland at 800 NE Oregon Street or Salem at 500 Summer Street NE.
A Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or any degree demonstrating the capacity for the knowledge and skills; AND five years of professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning experience related to Public Policy.
Any combination of experience and education equivalent to eight years of professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning experience related to Public Policy.