Director of Government Affairs
Employer: Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association
Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2011
Job Type: Gov't Affairs/Exec. Mgmt
Description: Work with Congress as well as federal agency personnel to ensure serious consideration of AAIA positions. Develop and present testimony and position statements on legislative and regulatory issues. Assist Vice President in coordinating the activities of the Government Affairs department and committee. Work with Communications department to provide members, press, and public with timely information on legislative activities impacting the industry. Respond to member inquiries regarding government action and provide assistance to members in solving government-related problems. Assist the Vice President of Government Affairs in managing the AAIA government affairs team. Administer and facilitate growth of the Association's Political Action Committee.
The successful candidate must have at least seven years of government affairs experience either on Capitol Hill or with a trade association. Bachelors degree is required. This individual must possess excellent verbal and written communications skills.
AAIA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. Convenient, Metro accessible location. Interested applicants should submit cover letter with salary requirements and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org(subject: AAIA Director of Government Affairs), or fax to 877-451-1829