Careers

Now hiring: Director of Thriving Communities

Smart Growth America is seeking a Director of Thriving Communities to oversee our team that manages work on health, safety and transportation, including the workshops, technical assistance, reports and advocacy work of the National Complete Streets Coalition. SGA is looking for a dynamic, highly organized, people person with excellent communication skills who can manage a high volume of fast-paced work. This position will lead a collaborative and passionate small team of staff and report to the Vice President for Transportation and Thriving Communities.

Now hiring: Policy Associate, Transportation

Transportation for America—a program of Smart Growth America—is seeking a skilled and motivated individual with knowledge and interest in transportation policy with a focus on how it impacts equitable access to jobs and opportunity. This position reports to the Policy Director of T4America. (Posted October 13, 2022) 

Now hiring: Economic Development Intern

Smart Growth America’s Land Use and Development team is looking to recruit a part-time winter 2022-2023 intern to support its economic development portfolio and technical assistance work. (Posted October 12, 2022) 

Now hiring: Senior Analyst

Smart Growth America seeks a skilled Senior Analyst with six to nine years of experience to develop, oversee, and conduct technical and quantitative analyses regarding a wide variety of issues associated with land use, the built environment, and transportation, including economics, housing, real estate development, and sustainability. The Senior Analyst will report to Smart Growth America’s Assistant Vice President for Economic Development, and work closely with the Vice President for Land Use & Development and the full Economic Development team across a number of SGA projects. (Posted October 7, 2022)

Now hiring: Office Manager

Smart Growth America is searching for an Office Manager to add to its team. The Office Manager will support the administrative functions and operations of SGA. Reporting to the Director of Finance and Administration, the position will ensure the office operates smoothly and efficiently. (Posted August 3, 2022)


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