Budget and Tax Policy Analyst job vacancy in Louisiana Budget Project – Jobs in Louisiana

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Job Details
Company Name : Louisiana Budget Project
Company Location : Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Job Position : Budget and Tax Policy Analyst
Job Category : Jobs in Louisiana

Job Description :

The Louisiana Budget Project is seeking a Policy Analyst to work on state and federal policy issues that affect low-income Louisianans, with a focus on budget and tax issues. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with strong writing, research and interpersonal communications skills, and a deep interest in state fiscal policy. The successful candidate will work to promote social, racial and economic equity by conducting research, analyzing data, writing reports and blogs, and representing the organization in public forums.

The Louisiana Budget Project is an independent, 501c(3) nonprofit research and advocacy organization that monitors and reports on policies that affect low- to moderate-income Louisianans. We work collaboratively with communities and partner organizations to inform policy debates across a wide range of areas – including state budget, revenue, social and economic issues – with an eye to reducing poverty, promoting racial equity and widespread economic prosperity that allows all citizens to reach their highest potential.

Primary functions and tasks:

  • Conduct research and analysis of Louisiana’s state budget and tax structure, with the goal of helping low- and moderate-income families meet their basic needs; and communicate that research in clear, compelling ways through reports, issue briefs, fact sheets, blog postings and public presentations.
  • Represent the Louisiana Budget Project before constituency groups, policymakers and the news media through presentations, testimony, media interviews and other means.
  • Closely monitor local, state, and federal tax and budget policy issues and emerging trends by tracking state and national policy proposals, data sources and news stories in the Louisiana and national news media.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with elected officials, administrative staff, opinion leaders and allied community organizations.
  • Help foster and maintain a welcoming and inclusive environment for all individuals with regards to diversity, which may include geography, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, veteran status, religion, sexual orientation, gender or age.

Secondary functions and tasks:

  • Assist in coordination and planning of meetings and events.
  • Assist with developing communications strategy and messaging.

Required education, experience and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher plus at least two years’ experience in public policy, public finance, public administration or related field.
  • Experience conducting public policy and/or fiscal analysis.
  • Excellent writing ability and presentation skills.
  • Data analysis skills, including proficiency with spreadsheets.
  • Familiarity with legislative and/or budget processes at the state or federal level.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, solve problems and juggle multiple tasks.
  • Strong commitment to applying a racial equity lens to policy work.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $55,000.00 – $62,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Public policy and/or fiscal analysis: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Baton Rouge, LA 70806

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