Director, Government Affairs – Health Policy

31 Oct, 2021

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Director, Government Affairs – Health Policy

RELX Group
Washington, DC

Director, Government Affairs – Health Policy

About the company:

 

RELX Group is a global provider of information-based analytics and business decision tools for professional and business customers.  We create innovative solutions that combine content and data with analytics and technology to help our customers make better decisions, get better results, and be more productive.  We help researchers make new discoveries and doctors and nurses improve the lives of patients.  We help health care providers make faster, better decisions at the point of care and improve outcomes for patients.  We prevent online fraud and money laundering and help insurance companies evaluate and predict risk.  We help lawyers win cases, manage their workload more efficiently, and better serve their clients. 

 

About the team:

 

RELX Group’s Government Affairs Team is a strategic, centralized organization whose mission is to serve as the ambassadors for RELX, working to advance the company’s public policy goals and support RELX Group’s diverse businesses. The Director of Government Affairs – Health Policy will lead the team’s public policy and advocacy efforts on U.S. federal health care and related issues and will provide support to RELX Group businesses on federal government business opportunities in the health care area.  This position is based in Washington, D.C. and will report directly to the Head of Global Government Affairs.

 

Accountabilities/Main Tasks:

 

  • Review proposed federal legislation and regulations in the health area to identify potential risks and business opportunities.
  • Develop and implement effective government affairs strategies in support of RELX Group public policy goals and objectives. 
  • Advocate on behalf RELX Group to favorably influence federal legislative and regulatory proposals of interest to RELX Group businesses.
  • Work with trade associations and coalitions to advance the company’s public policy objectives.
  • Work with RELX Group businesses to identify potential business opportunities in the health area and provide government affairs support to help businesses earn new federal government contracts.  

 

Job Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in political science, health policy, health care, or a related discipline.
  • Experience in lobbying at the federal level on health care or related issues.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience working on federal health care issues or working in the health care field.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong contacts with Member of Congress, staff, and Executive Branch officials responsible for health policy and related issues.
  • Proven track record working with trade associations and coalitions on health care issues.
  • Experience in providing support on government business opportunities in the health care area preferred.
  • A creative, proactive, and collaborative mindset.

 

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Director, Government Affairs – Health Policy

Job posted: 2021-10-31