Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) is the national umbrella organization for the nation’s leading network of women’s health care providers, educators, and advocates, serving women, men, teens and families. Planned Parenthood Action Fund is the advocacy and political arm of PPFA. For over 100 years, Planned Parenthood has done more than any other organization in the United States to improve women’s health and safety, prevent unintended pregnancies, and advance the right and ability of individuals and families to make informed and responsible health care decisions.
Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) and Planned Parenthood Action Fund seek a dynamic and effective individual to oversee the daily execution of the Public Policy Department’s work. Reporting to the National Director of Public Policy in the Government Relations Department, the Director of Public Policy will manage a team of policy experts and an expansive and exciting portfolio of issues that impact peoples’ ability to access comprehensive reproductive health services. This position includes the management of team members, oversight over the development and review of policy documents, materials, and tools, and the development and implementation of team processes.
The successful candidate will have experience managing people and projects, superb writing and editing skills, and the ability to quickly and effectively prioritize projects within a fast-paced environment. This position will play a critical role in managing PPFA’s burgeoning health policy portfolio and ensuring effective coordination and collaboration across the team and organization. Health policy advocacy or delivery experience is a plus.