Career Opportunities

State and Federal Policy Director

The Campaign for College Opportunity seeks an experienced State and Federal Policy Director to advance the Campaign’s policy priorities and legislative agenda at a state and national level. The ideal candidate will have the unique opportunity to meaningfully contribute to efforts to resolve a major public policy issue in California – access and success in higher education. The State and Federal Policy Director will play a critical role in advancing a wide range of policy and coalition building actives. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a dynamic environment, with top leadership in the state, supporting an ambitious higher education policy agenda. Interested parties should forward a cover letter and resume indicating “State and Federal Policy Director” in the subject line by email to: recruitment@collegecampaign.org. Read the full listing

Legislative Affairs Manager

The Campaign for College Opportunity seeks a Legislative Affairs Manager for our Sacramento office. A strong candidate will have a passion for higher education policy and advocacy and a commitment to resolving the inequities in college access and completion across racial/ethnic, income, and various regions in California. The successful candidate will have a minimum of three years of experience in a nonprofit or policy-related position. The Legislative Manager should be resourceful, self-starting, and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Interested parties should forward a cover letter and resume indicating “Legislative Affairs Manager” in the subject line by email to: recruitment@collegecampaign.org. Read the full listing

Policy Associate

The Campaign for College Opportunity seeks a Policy Associate for our Sacramento office. The Policy Associate is a Sacramento-based position and a critical team member of a passionate and results-oriented policy team committed to ensuring college opportunity for all California students. A strong candidate will have a passion for higher education policy and advocacy and a commitment to resolving the inequities in college access and completion across racial/ethnic, income, and various regions in California. The Policy Associate will work under the direction of the Vice President of Policy & Advocacy and Policy Director and work closely with the Legislative Manager and Policy Fellow. Interested parties should forward a cover letter and resume indicating “Policy Associate” in the subject line by email to: recruitment@collegecampaign.org. Read the full listing

Events Manager

We are seeking a highly proactive, energetic, and experienced Events Manager to lead and manage highly successful events for the organization, support the work of the Public Affairs team, and further the Campaign’s mission. The position calls for a highly organized, process-oriented individual who can exercise significant leadership and initiative when carrying out responsibilities. The position is based in Los Angeles and will be primarily remote with flexibility to travel to manage events throughout California, primarily in Los Angeles and the Inland Empire. Interested parties should forward a cover letter and resume indicating “Event Manager” in the subject line by email to: recruitment@collegecampaign.org. Read the full listing

Policy Fellowship

The Campaign for College Opportunity’s Steve Weiner and David Wolf Founder Fellowship Program is a part-time, 9-month, paid experience that prepares the next generation of higher education advocates. The Fellow will have the opportunity to learn what it means to advocate on behalf of California’s students to access, afford, and succeed in the state’s colleges and universities and how to harness the critical skills and tools necessary to compel change. The Campaign for College Opportunity will accept applications for the position beginning on September 1, 2022. Interested parties should forward a letter of interest, resume, and 2-3 page writing sample indicating “Policy Fellowship” in the subject line by email to: recruitment@collegecampaign.org. Read the full listing