housing action


We're hiring for a Communications Specialist!

Annual salary: $62,000–72,000
Reports to: Executive Director
Based in: Seattle area, with flexibility to work from home often
Priority application deadline: August 15

For more information and to apply: Please download the full job announcement

Are you a skilled communicator excited about working to ensure that everyone in Washington has the opportunity to live in a safe, healthy, affordable home? Consider applying to join our team!

This position manages our communications work to ensure strategic and effective messages are presented to the public, lawmakers, members of the media, and others about affordable housing and homelessness issues. The position is shared between the Housing Alliance and Housing Action Fund and provides some communications support to the Resident Action Project (an initiative that organizes with residents of affordable housing communities and others with personal experience with housing instability) and the Board Advocacy Project (an initiative that engages our member organizations’ boards of directors in advocacy). The person in this position will ensure that our communications lift up the expertise of people struggling to afford a home and support our efforts to reduce racial and other disparities in homelessness and housing instability.