Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Government Affairs Manager
Government Affairs Manager Small active national trade association is seeking a government affairs manager for its government relations office. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, able to work independently on multiple priority projects, detail oriented, will possess excellent oral and written communication skills, have strong organizational abilities and be capable of handling multiple tasks with shifting priorities. Capitol Hill experience required and background in domestic manufacturing and international trade issues desired. The Manager, Federal Government Affairs, will provide day-to-day political and legislative support for the association to achieve its federal policy goals. Major duties and responsibilities include managing the association’s PAC, lobbying for the association on Capitol Hill and maintaining contacts with key supporters, drafting testimony and letters to Members of Congress and key Congressional committees, and providing input into the development of the federal lobbying agenda and strategy. Experience in public/media affairs is a plus. We provide a competitive salary and a full range of benefits. To apply, submit cover letter, resume, salary history, and a list of three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference “Government Affairs Manager” in the subject line when applying.