Advocacy Coordinator, Governmental Relations

North Carolina School Boards Association (NCSBA)

The ideal candidate is proactive, detail-oriented, and has strong writing, research, and multitasking skills. This is a full-time position based in Raleigh, with the possibility of working remotely up to two days per week. If interested, please send a resume AND cover letter.


  • Identify and track NC bills impacting public education
  • Research and draft communications, including issue briefs, weekly legislative updates, action alerts, and memos
  • Coordinate membership advocacy efforts
  • Prepare and deliver presentations to internal staff
  • Monitor and analyze state agency activity on education-related issues
  • Engage with school board members and district staff


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to digest complex material and clearly summarize information under deadlines.
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Team player
  • Interest in politics and familiarity with the legislative process is strongly preferred


Salary is commensurate with experience. NCSBA has an excellent benefits package, including a generous pension contribution, paid sick and vacation leave, and health, vision, dental, and wellness benefits.


Bruce Mildwurf:

(919) 747-6680

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