Are you…

  • looking to make a profound difference in a supportive, fast-paced, and intellectually stimulating work environment?
  • trained in policy analysis?
  • passionate about public education?

If you answered yes to these questions, then Mississippi First might be the right next career move for you!

Current Openings

Deputy Director

Reporting to the Executive Director and an integral part of the senior management team, the Deputy Director is a pre-K-12 policy expert who assists Mississippi First in developing and enacting its policy agenda.

Communications Contractor

Mississippi First seeks a skilled communications professional to assist the Director of Communications in executing a comprehensive communications strategy, particularly through digital channels. This is a work-for-hire, contract position; the contractor will not be eligible for employee benefits. Estimated hours for this contract are between 5-10 hours per week.

Fellowships and Internships

We currently have no openings for fellowships or internships.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Mississippi First is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and an equal-opportunity employer committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, prior record of arrest or conviction, citizenship status, current employment status, or caregiver status.