RIPL is a non-profit tech-for-social impact organization. We are positioned to add several new team positions over the coming months. We are a relatively small team, focusing on strategic agility with top-quality science and policy acumen to measurably improve policy impact quickly with objective research and scalable, sustainable technology.
RIPL science has supported policy and process improvements in health care, education, social insurance, civic participation, workforce development, and criminal justice. During COVID-19, we worked with Rhode Island to make it the first state in the country to pay out Pandemic Unemployment Assistance benefits to support Rhode Island workers after they lost their jobs due to the pandemic. To date, we have helped over 70,000 RI workers receive their unemployment benefits.
RIPL’s early work focused in Rhode Island and is now expanding to new states. As the Associate Director of Policy, you will join a dynamic policy team responsible for developing and maintaining partnerships with government stakeholders, mission aligned organizations and funders. The Policy Team manages the organization’s project management functions, partnership development, and many strategic initiatives. The team collaborates closely with the Tech and Research Teams on the development and implementation of all projects. As the Associate Director, you will help grow the team’s internal project management practices, develop and lead several of RIPL’s strategic initiatives, and help build the organization’s brand across the field.
The Associate Director of Policy reports to the Director of Policy and Communications. Their responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, experience, and skills:
RIPL is an equal opportunity employer.