Director of Advocacy and Community Engagement
The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development (CNHED) seeks an energetic, experienced professional to join our team. The Director of Advocacy and Community Engagement will work under the direction of the President & CEO to organize and manage CNHED’s advocacy campaigns and community engagement initiatives. The position will provide opportunities to collaborate with colleagues beyond CNHED who are engaged in similar work, including affordable housing developers, small business technical assistance providers, workforce development providers, lenders, homelessness prevention and supportive services practitioners, tenant advocates, think tank and academic experts, legal services providers, government officials, and elected representatives. This position is heavily grassroots-oriented and focuses on developing and building relationships with District residents, advocates, community leaders, and government officials.