The American Land Title Association, a non-partisan, national trade association representing the land title and real estate settlement industry, is excited to find a government relations professional to develop PAC strategy and mobilize grassroot activities on issues impacting the title insurance industry. We are looking for someone who is self-directed, engaging, organized, and who wants to be a part of an organization with a great culture. This is an exciting opportunity to advance the industry agenda as a dynamic participant in a fast-paced, fulfilling work environment that rewards initiative, collaboration, relationship building, and political acumen.
The receipt, deposit, and disbursement of the Title Industry PAC (TIPAC) and administrative account funds
Ensure compliance with applicable federal, state and local campaign finance and election laws
Solicit hard dollar & soft dollar (administrative account) contributions, including sponsorship opportunities; produce communications invitations; and messages
Draft and execute PAC-related communications: hard dollar solicitation materials, soft dollar (administrative account) solicitation materials, including sponsorship opportunities; website content; invitations; and talking points
Oversee PAC-related activities performed by administrative staff, consultants and interns as needed
Develop and maintain TIPAC election cycle budget
Federal Election Commission (FEC) filings
Maintain strong relationships with TIPAC committee members.
Conceive, plan and implement TIPAC fundraising events and staff ALTA’s major meetings to promote membership involvement in the Association’s political and advocacy efforts.
Manage vendors and coordinate the association’s fly-in, the ALTA Advocacy Summit.
Supervise and train interns on administrative tasks.
Other duties as assigned
Act as the Title Action Network’s (TAN’s) primary point of contact for any and all related inquiries.
Work with state partners, along with ALTA’s Senior Director of Grassroots and Government Affairs, to identify advocacy opportunities for TAN members.
Draft TAN communications to provide consistent education to members about regulations and pertinent issues.
Coordinate with the TAN Committee and subcommittees to accomplish yearly goals.
Oversee the administration of the TAN database including data entry, data cleanup, membership and activation reports and action alerts.
Manage TAN budget.
Plan TAN and Congressional Liaison presence at ALTA meetings.
Directly oversee the Congressional Liaisons Program including membership, retention, education and activation.
Manage a systematized communications plan for the Congressional Liaison Program.
Work alongside Government Affairs Team to coordinate meetings for Liaisons with their Members of Congress.
Manage all PAC and grassroot vendors.
Other duties as assigned
Social, self-starting individuals
Teamwork and communication skills
Strong organization style
Excellent writing and presentation skills
Outgoing personality with entrepreneurial drive is a plus!
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, and Sharepoint
3-5 years of experience in a staff position on Capitol Hill or in political fundraising strongly preferred
Background check: Required
Medical coverage offered
Dental coverage offered
Vision coverage offered
Retirement planning with a 401(k) program offered after 6 months, employer matching contributions available up to 5%
On-site fitness facility (no gym fee) with the option to purchase group fitness classes or contract with a personal trainer
Complimentary office refreshments include drip-style coffees, huge selection of teas, sodas, and flavored sparking water
Company membership within ASAE (American Society of Association Executives) to encourage employees’ professional development and regional networking
How to Apply:
Complete the application online via Paylocity. No phone calls please. Applicants may be asked to complete an AcuMax Index pre-hiring assessment (5 minute survey) in addition to submitting a resume and cover letter.
The American Land Title Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About American Land Title Association
The American Land Title Association®, founded in 1907, is the national trade association and voice of the abstract* and title insurance industry. ALTA® members search, review and insure land titles to protect home buyers and mortgage lenders who invest in real estate. ALTA® is headquartered in Washington, DC.
Members of the association are in business in most counties across the nation. Nearly all title insurance companies hold ALTA® membership, in addition to abstracters* and title agents. Nearly 3,000 title agents, abstracters, and title insurance companies are Active members, ranging from small, one-county operations, to large national title insurers. Title insurers or underwriters also conduct business internationally in nearly 100 countries worldwide. Associate members of ALTA® may include attorneys, builders, developers, lenders, real estate brokers, surveyors, consultants, educational institutions, computer services firms, and related national trade associations.