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The California Strategic Growth Council (SGC) is currently seeking a Communications and External Affairs Manager to join its team in Sacramento. Applications are due by Tuesday, June 4th. See below for the job description.

Senior Intergovernmental Program Analyst - Communications & External Affairs Manager

The Communications and External Affairs Manager will lead the communication, presentation and dissemination of SGC’s program and policy work to multiple audiences, including the media, stakeholders, partner agencies, and the legislature. They are responsible for developing and implementing a communications strategy for SGC.  The Communications and External Affairs Manager will coordinate communications with SGC program staff and partner agencies and serve as the primary point of contact for media and public affairs to the Governor’s Office. Additional information about the position is available in the Duty Statement.

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to

If you have any questions, please contact Joanna Sledge at

California Strategic Growth Council

The Strategic Growth Council (SGC) is a Cabinet-level state organization that coordinates and works collaboratively across state government and with public agencies, communities, and stakeholders to achieve sustainability, equity, economic prosperity, and quality of life for all Californians. SGC programs include Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities (AHSC), Sustainable Agriculture Lands Conservation (SALC), Transformative Climate Communities (TCC), Climate Change Research Program (CCR), Technical Assistance Program (TA), and Health in All Policies (HiAP). SGC is a fast-paced, creative work environment that requires staff to have strong collaboration skills, an ability to quickly respond to changing policy needs, and a positive attitude and sense of humor.