INCOMPAS Jobs

To apply for the positions listed below, qualified candidates should send a resume, unofficial transcript, writing sample, and salary requirements to jobs@incompas.org


ATTORNEY & POLICY ADVISOR
INCOMPAS, the internet and competitive networks association, is currently seeking an attorney and policy advisor for its Washington, D.C.-based office with two to four years of tech and communications law and policy experience.  This individual will gain valuable exposure and experience by working with the association’s policy team on issues important to our members.  INCOMPAS’ members are competitive companies that deliver broadband, voice telephony, mobile and fixed wireless services, wholesale, backhaul, online video, cloud services and other applications, as well as their suppliers and professional partners.  This position will report to the Chief Advocate & General Counsel.  Candidates should be highly motivated and have strong academic credentials and writing skills. Expertise in broadband deployment issues, including universal service funding, mapping, privacy & cybersecurity, technology and Internet issues, such as net neutrality and Section 230 protections, and spectrum issues are a plus.  Please highlight your particular experience in any of these areas. 

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research and analyze various legal and regulatory issues that impact INCOMPAS members.
  • Track and advise association on Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) proceedings and Congressional and state legislation.
  • Draft comments, replies, and ex parte letters for FCC proceedings and prepare documents, declarations, data and other information in connection with ongoing advocacy efforts in Congress and with various administrative agencies.
  • Advocate before FCC, NTIA, OSTP, and Congressional Offices.
Required Experience & Skills:
  • J.D. from an accredited U.S. law school and member of the D.C. bar. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to listen effectively and translate information into a compelling story or policy position.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills – individuals should submit one sample of his or her legal writing.
  • Strong communicator through a variety of mediums, including email and Twitter.
  • Comfortable attending meetings and interacting with senior executives in the government and business.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Westlaw and familiarity with Google Docs a plus.

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS DIRECTOR
INCOMPAS, the internet and competitive networks association, is currently seeking a government relations director for its Washington, D.C.-based office with two or more years of government relations experience either at the federal or state level. This individual will gain valuable exposure and knowledge by working with the association’s policy team on issues important to our members at the state and local level. INCOMPAS’ members are competitive companies that deliver broadband, voice telephony, mobile and fixed wireless services, wholesale, backhaul, online video, cloud services and other applications, as well as their suppliers and professional partners. This position will report to the Chief Advocate & General Counsel. Candidates should be highly motivated and have strong communications and organizational skills. Expertise in the technology and communications industries are a plus, but not required. Please highlight your particular government relations experience.

Responsibilities:
  • Represent INCOMPAS before state and local bodies, including legislatures, public utility commissions, and municipalities on technology and communications issues.
  • Identify, track, and advise association on legislative and policy developments at the state and local level that will impact our members.
  • Coordinate and direct state and local advocacy on behalf of the Association.

Required Experience & Skills:
  • Bachelors degree.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to listen effectively and translate information into a compelling story or policy position.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills – individuals should submit one sample of his or her writing.
  • Strong communicator through a variety of mediums, including verbal presentations, email, and social media.
  • Comfortable attending meetings and interacting with senior executives in the government and business.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Westlaw and familiarity with Google Docs a plus.