Director of Tax Policy

28 Nov, 2018

Jobs

Director of Tax Policy

Organization for International Investment
Washington, DC
The Organization for International Investment (OFII) is seeking a professional with five years of public policy experience to manage and support OFII’s federal tax policy work.
 
The position will have an emphasis on tax policy and play a significant role in OFII’s advocacy efforts, assisting with government affairs strategy development and implementation, working as part of a team to achieve results for OFII’s member companies.
 
A successful candidate should have a strong interest and background in policies impacting global businesses, including tax and trade policy, a demonstrated understanding of the legislative process, and excellent analytical and writing skills. This candidate should be a strategic thinker, capable of anticipating project needs and meeting deadlines with quality work in a fast-paced environment.
 
Key Responsibilities
§   Lead OFII’s policy and advocacy work on U.S. Federal taxation issues
§   Draft and manage OFII’s written work product related to federal tax issues, including: comment letters, testimony, and memos
§   Track legislation through committee and floor action on tax policy priorities
§   Track regulatory activities within the U.S. Department of Treasury on a broad range of corporate tax issues
§   Manage government affairs related events, including membership meetings and lobby days
§   Work with and manage outside consultants
§   Help build coalitions in support of OFII’s federal tax priorities among third-party organizations
§   Assist in OFII’s state government affairs efforts when needed
§   The position reports to the Vice President, Public Policy & Government Affairs
 
Qualifications
§   Demonstrated tax policy knowledge and experience
§   Excellent writing and communication skills
§   Legislative and analytical skills
§   Excellent interpersonal skills with a high degree of professionalism
§   Bachelor’s degree
§   Experience working for a Member of Congress as a Legislative Assistant or higher position. Additional experience at a trade association or a government affairs firm is a plus.
§   Experience on tax issues while working for members on the House Ways and Means Committee and/or the Senate Finance Committee is a plus.
 
OFII is a business association based in Washington, DC that was founded more than 20 years ago. OFII’s members, the U.S. subsidiariesof foreign companies, include some of the largest global companies in the world, e.g. Honda, Nestlé, Sony, and Unilever. The purpose ofthe organization is to educate policymakers and the public on the benefits foreign direct investment brings to the U.S. economy and to advocate at state and federal levels on their behalf.
Please send resume, cover letter and salary history to Stephanie Minor at opportunities@ofii.org.

Job posted: 2018-11-28