Global Head of Government Relations

17 Jul, 2018

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Global Head of Government Relations

Ripple
Washington, D.C.

Job description

Ripple is seeking a Global Head of Government Relations to design, build and execute a tactical and comprehensive strategy to pave the way for the Internet of Value. In this role you will drive the strategy and execution of Ripple’s forward-thinking position surrounding digital payments, and help define, create and execute this regulatory landscape and legislation as they are being defined by Central Banks, Regulators, and Governments.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • You will coordinate government relations and thought leadership activities working closely with the Legal, Regulatory Relations, Product, Marketing and Engineering teams
  • Monitor, analyze, and communicate federal legislative and regulatory developments that are relevant to present and future lines of business
  • Identify and help to develop appropriate strategic engagement with government and regulators
  • Establish and execute to regulatory strategies for product pipeline
  • Advocate, educate and drive change for government policies to pave the way for the next generation of digital payments and the Internet of value

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

  • You will have a minimum of fifteen years of experience in a government affairs role and/or in a relevant position in federal government, preferably with experience as an elected official or working in a policy position for a President, member of Congress, or senior agency executive
  • Knowledge of policy issues related to enterprise software, digital assets, payments, cybersecurity, technology and blockchain
  • Relationships with key federal governmental organizations that will help Ripple to engage with government on a strategic leve

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Job posted: 2018-07-17