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Director of Policy

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Pursuit

Pursuit

51-200 employees

Fellowship program offering coding education

Education

Compensation Overview

$160k - $185kAnnually

+ Performance-based Incentive Compensation

Senior, Expert

Long Island City, Queens, NY, USA

Category
Legal
Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Public Policy
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in government specializing in policy research
  • Master's degree in Public Policy or a related field
  • Strong skillset in data analysis and statistical research
  • Proven expertise in crafting policy memos, briefs, and proposals
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously
  • Passion for Pursuit's mission of economic transformation
  • Preference for candidates with prior experience within government or workforce development sector
Responsibilities
  • Conduct in-depth policy research
  • Generate research and craft compelling content
  • Elevate Pursuit’s profile as a leader in the workforce development policy field
  • Cultivate strategic relationships with external policy stakeholders
  • Represent Pursuit at key policy conferences and events
  • Serve as project manager for major policy research topics
  • Support external affairs team with advocacy

Pursuit is dedicated to boosting socioeconomic mobility by providing career-focused coding education at zero upfront costs. They distinguish themselves by focusing on underrepresented communities, ensuring these individuals are empowered and equipped for meaningful career transformations in software development. Their approach extends beyond traditional pedagogy by integrating real-world applications and community support, making it an exemplary place for those passionate about tech equity and professional growth.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$11.8M

Headquarters

Queens, New York

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
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0%

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