Director, Public Policy
|Reports to: VP, Corporate Affairs
The Director, Public Policy (the “Director”) will be responsible for the creation of policy and related content. In addition, the Director will serve as a key resource for industry associations as well as broader stakeholder groups and coalitions. The Director must have a comprehensive understanding of the priorities and goals of the company and develop the policy framework and related materials needed to support our initiatives. The Director must also have experience in government relations and public affairs communications, the ability to work on technical healthcare subject matter, and the interpersonal communication skills required to interact effectively with a wide range of audiences (including internal leadership, government officials, regulators, and trade associations). Working well as a collaborative team member is imperative to success in the role, as is the ability to deliver results in a fast-paced environment where systems and processes are still being developed and maturing.
Major Areas of Responsibility include:
Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Knowledge & Abilities):
Travel %: 20-30
Additional Abilities Required:
About Columbia Care:
Columbia Care is one of the largest and most experienced cultivators, manufacturers and providers of medical and adult use cannabis products and related services with licenses in 18 US jurisdictions and the EU. Columbia Care currently operates 107 facilities1 including 80 dispensaries and 27 cultivation and manufacturing facilities. Columbia Care is one of the original providers of medical cannabis in the United States, and continues to deliver an industry-leading, patient-centered medicinal cannabis operation that has quickly expanded into the adult use market as a premier operator. The company currently offers products spanning flower, edibles, oils, and tablets, and manufactures popular brands including Seed & Strain, Amber and Platinum Label CBD. With more than four million sales transactions since its inception in 2012, Columbia Care is known for setting the standard for compassion, professionalism, quality, care, and innovation in the rapidly expanding cannabis industry. For more information on Columbia Care, please visit www.col-care.com.
Job posted: 2021-02-24