Executive Director: South Dakota Catholic Conference

The South Dakota Catholic Conference (SDCC) is seeking a faith filled, experienced professional for the position of Executive Director. The qualified candidate will monitor, inform and represent the Bishops of South Dakota on public policy issues being considered in state and federal legislative forums in addition to developing and implementing the mission of the Conference. Responsibilities will include directing lobbying activities, reviewing legislation, overseeing the development of policy briefs and developing and overseeing parish advocacy opportunities. The position is full time with benefits. The successful applicant will have knowledge of and a commitment to the principles of Catholic social teaching, knowledge of the legislative lawmaking process, strong research and analysis skills, and a demonstrated ability to work well with others. A Master’s Degree or equivalent and experience in public policy, lobbying or other related field is preferred. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Twila Roman, Director of Human Resources at troman@sfcatholic.org or by land mail to 523 N Duluth Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104

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