Associate or Manager of Government Affairs

05 Jul, 2021

Jobs

Associate or Manager of Government Affairs

Semiconductor Industry Association
Washington, DC

We are seeking an Associate or Manager of Government Affairs to help develop and advance the policy goals of SIA and our member companies.

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring and analysis of policy developments, including timely and effective information and analysis to member companies.
  • Assisting in the coordination of industry positions on policy matters and in the implementation the industry’s strategic and tactical advocacy before Congress and relevant federal departments and agencies.
  • Assisting in the development of written materials for policy advocacy purposes, such as whitepapers, policy positions, PowerPoint presentations, and other relevant materials.

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree (BA or BS) is required; a graduate degree is strongly preferred. Strong familiarity with science- and technology-related policy issues.
  • 1-4 years of policy analysis, government relations, or other relevant work experience.
  • Strong understanding of the policy and political landscape and the federal legislative and regulatory process, particularly as it pertains to semiconductor policies, programs and appropriations.
  • Ability to work in international, diverse, and cross-cultural environments.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Interest in the technology industry, especially semiconductors.

Work/Travel: 

  • This position is located in Washington D.C. (temporarily work-from-home due to COVID-19)
  • Requires some domestic and international travel.

To Apply: 

Please send cover letter, resume, and references to employment@semiconductors.org.

Job posted: 2021-07-05