US Vacancies Bulletin
Issue. 66January 14 2010
This Week's Jobs
The usual five great opportunities this week - plus one from London to whet the appetite of anyone looking for a trip across the water. As ever, there's plenty more worth a look at on the Public Affairs Links site: http://www.publicaffairslinks.co.uk/.
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Andrew Greenway, Editor
Manager, Public Affairs Communications
"The Manager, Public Affairs Communications has responsibility for crafting and communicating internal and external messaging related to FedEx Government and Regulatory Affairs. This position, reporting to the Director, Crisis and Public Affairs Communications, plans, develops, monitors and coordinates communications on legislative, regulatory, and U.S. trade issues among the FedEx operating companies."
VP, Government Relations
"The successful candidate will be responsible for lobbying activities at the federal level and assessing the impact of regulations as it pertains to our business direction. The role will lead efforts to advance legislative and regulatory agendas, build and maintain effective working relationships with legislators, and to develop and implement ACS federal government affairs strategic directions."
Assistant Vice President
"Widmeyer Communications seeks to hire an Assistant Vice President for its Public Affairs Practice in Washington, D.C. Ideal candidates will have substantive experience as a manager or coordinator on a national public education campaign or as part of a project team at a communications firm or government agency. Comparable experience at a major trade association or company is also highly relevant."
Community Associations Institute
Director, Government Affairs
"The Community Associations Institute, which represents the interests of residents of and businesses that support homeowners associations, condominiums and co-operatives, seeks a Director, Government Affairs. The ideal candidate has experience in state legislative tracking, legislative research, certification and licensing programs, and strong writing and proofing skills."
Independent Community Bankers of America
"The nation's largest trade association representing community bank, has a rewarding career opportunity for a Lobbyist to join our Government Relations team. The selected candidate will advocate the association's policy positions before Congress, financial regulatory agencies and the executive branch and assist association members with policy development."
£37,000 - £50,000 + bonus
"The role will involve managing and developing existing and potential clients; including implementing long term strategies, keeping up to date with relevant issues and identifying areas to influence the policy making process. The successful candidate will be able to hit the ground running and take a lead role in offering strategic direction, support and management to clients, other consultants and team members."