Communications Director/Policy Researcher

The Communications Director/Policy Researcher will play a key role in producing and disseminating the organization’s research on state and local issues in Wisconsin. He or she will develop and implement communications strategies to maximize public consumption of the organization’s research products, and will serve as one of the primary spokespersons for the organization and as the primary contact for media inquiries. The individual selected for this position also will serve as a researcher for certain journalistic policy research projects and will play a primary role in editing research content.




A salary starting in the $60,000 to $68,000 range will be offered based on the qualifications and experience of the successful applicant. Available benefits include health/dental/vision insurance package, employer-paid life/disability coverage, employer-paid parking, and a generous matching 401(k) program. The Wisconsin Policy Forum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How to apply

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter via e-mail to Jason Stein, research director, at