Jobs & Internships

Thank you for your interest in joining our team at DCFPI. The DC Fiscal Policy Institute influences DC budget and policy decisions to reduce poverty and income inequality and to give residents the opportunity for a secure economic future. We accomplish this through research and analysis, direct engagement with policymakers, and strategic partnerships with other organizations and individuals.

Job Opportunities with the DC Fiscal Policy Institute:


Director of Communications and External Relations

We are seeking a highly strategic Director of Communications and External Relations to create and oversee a comprehensive communications and advocacy plan to advance solutions that expand economic opportunity and well-being for all residents of DC. This director level position requires extensive media relations experience, excellent writing and editing skills, and sophisticated understanding of how to move issue area campaigns. This is a full-time position that reports to the Executive Director.

Successful applicants will possess high-level strategic vision, have strong writing experience with both print and online formats, and thrive in an environment of collaboration and innovation. In addition to outstanding skills as a strategist and writer, DCFPI seeks someone with a deep commitment to racial, gender, and economic justice, and the organization’s core priorities around tax, budget, and economic policy. 

For more information on the position please click here.

DC Fiscal Policy Institute (DCFPI) is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and welcomes diversity in the workplace and strongly encourages all qualified persons to apply regardless of any protected status under federal or local law including minorities/ women/ disabilities/ veterans.