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Policy Analyst

San Diego

Paid

Rolling application. Priority given to applications submitted before March 1st, 2022.

About the Role

As a member of the advocacy team, the policy analyst will be responsible for tracking San Diego municipal policy issues/debates. In 2022, the policy analyst will focus on affordable housing advocacy and the city budget.

Requirements

Position Responsibilities:

  • Track important bills/initiatives related to the San Diego City Council/Board of Supervisors

  • Potential responsibilities include:

  • Attending city council/board of supervisors meetings

  • Reviewing meeting minutes and recordings of previous city council/board of supervisors meetings

  • Reviewing and compiling list of related news articles and op-eds

  • Quantitative/Qualitative analysis of potential impact on youth (aged 15-24) and the community at large

  • Attend staff meetings

  • Collaborate with the Director of Advocacy to write policy briefs/position papers

  • Additional duties as assigned.

Experience & Education:

High school diploma required. 

Current undergraduate students are preferred. 

Previous experience in qualitative research is preferred.


Hourly Commitment:

Average 8 hours per week


Compensation

$17.30 per hour

About the Organization

As a 501(c)(3) youth empowerment nonprofit, OTTA United is dedicated to building youth power (aged 15-24) in areas predominantly occupied by adults to benefit the community as a whole.


OTTA United values authenticity and passion. We play the role of coalition builders and mentors within our communities, sharing knowledge, resources, credit, and impact. And as a justice-oriented, impact-driven, and people-centered organization, our perspective grounds us with who we serve and the work we do while advancing our mission.