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Position Title: Director of Policy & Advocacy 􏰀 |. Reports to: Executive Director
Position Summary:
The Director of Policy and Strategy is the lead coordinator in the development and facilitation of the SHPA statewide advocacy plan for the increase of supportive housing opportunities in Illinois and the coordination and facilitation of the statewide advocacy committee as outlined in the SHPA strategic plan. The Director will also research policy and develop advocacy campaigns on issues related to SHPA’s legislative agenda. The Director’s goal is the preservation and increase of supportive housing capacity and funding for supportive services. The Director reports directly to the Executive Director. The position is full-time and offers paid vacation/holidays. SHPA does not currently offer medical benefit, however SHPA does provide enhanced compensation for the individual purchase of such benefits.  The Director may work remotely from home yet is expected to spend 75% of session days in Springfield.

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