Now hiring: Leadership Institute Intern

Published on November 23, 2015
Smart Growth America is seeking a ​paid intern to support the Leadership Institute​’s technical assistance program​, a workshop program to support state and local governments’ planning goals and vision.

The Intern will be an integral part of the team and will play a vital role in managing the day-to-day operations of Smart Growth America’s technical assistance workshop program for local communities around the country. Core responsibilities include: providing logistical and research support for workshops and policy summits, coordinating with workshop instructors and communities receiving workshops, authoring blogs, and promoting our technical assistance through social networking. Read more >>

Now hiring: Research & Policy Intern

Published on November 18, 2015
Interested in transportation policy, transit-oriented development, and performance measurement? Join Smart Growth America’s team as our Research & Policy Intern to support policy workshops for governors, multi-state summits for state and local officials, and technical assistance visits. The position requires strong organizational skills, writing, research, and coordination across several projects. Responsibilities will be approximately 50% research, 30% logistical, and 20% other tasks as needed. Read more >>

Now hiring: Local Leaders Council Intern

Published on November 18, 2015
Smart Growth America is seeking a ​Paid Intern to support the Local Leaders Council​ (LLC)​, a national network of elected and appointed leaders in cities across the nation. The ​Local Leaders Council Intern will be a core member of the ​LLC team and will help develop tools and resources to support top municipal decision makers. Main responsibilities will include supporting events related to the Local Leaders Council project​, ​research on best policies and practices, drafting of briefs and presentations, and interviewing city leaders and staff regarding implementation lessons and effectiveness of initiatives​.​ Read more >>

Now hiring: LOCUS Communications Intern

Published on September 29, 2015
Smart Growth America seeks a Communications Intern to support LOCUS, a national network of smart growth real estate developers and investors. The intern will be a core member of the LOCUS team and provide direct support to the LOCUS network of real estate developers and investors advocating for smart growth policies at the federal and regional levels. Read more >>

Now hiring: Government Affairs and Policy Senior Associate

Published on September 21, 2015
LOCUS is seeking to hire a Government Affairs and Policy Senior Associate who will be an integral part of the LOCUS team in Washington, DC and will also provide support to a portfolio of research and advocacy projects within Smart Growth America (SGA) including the National Brownfields Coalition and the National Complete Streets Coalition. Read more >>

Now hiring: Transportation Program Manager

Published on August 31, 2015
Smart Growth America is seeking a Transportation Program Manager to help communities across the country better coordinate land use and transportation policies. This person will deliver technical assistance to state agency staff, work with town and city leaders across the country, and advocate on transportation policy and program issues with members of Congress. Read more >>