Telecommute Government Affairs Manager for the Southeast Region

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Florida

Compensation: Salary

Posted: Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Job Category: Business Operations, Government

Telecommute Level: Frequently

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

An online travel company needs applicants for an opening for a Telecommute Government Affairs Manager for the Southeast Region.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Managing state and Local regional government relations strategies
  • Proactively engaging elected officials and stakeholders
  • Developing short and long-term campaign objectives

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in any communications, political science or public policy degrees and 5+ years relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Successful experience or demonstrated understanding in advocacy/public policy, community organization/mobilization,media/communications, and grassroots advocacy tactic development and implementation
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of local and state government activities and structures
  • Ability to manage advocacy teams
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with volunteers, staff, and the public as part of a team
  • Experience in public speaking for the purpose of advocacy and issue education