Monday, June 8, 2015
Government Affairs Executive Assistant -- Varian Medical Systems
Government Affairs Executive Assistant Varian Medical Systems seeks a Government Affairs Executive Assistant for its Washington D.C. Government Affairs office. Varian is the world’s leading producer of medical technology and software for treating cancer with radiation therapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy. Primary responsibilities include supporting the government affairs department and handling the administrative matters for the Washington, DC office. The position will support the international, federal, and regulatory activities of the office as well as the political action committee. Candidates must be self-starters who can maintain a fast-pace and possess strong organizational skills. Exceptional written and verbal communication skills are required. The preferred candidate would have experience handling administrative tasks on Capitol Hill (e.g., Congressional scheduler), in a federal/state agency, or in a government affairs office. This position requires at least two to three years of relevant experience. The Government Affairs Executive Assistant will report to the Vice President, Global Government Affairs. To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter to Julia.Sheehy-Chan@varian.com. Please call (202) 629-3441 with any questions.