Government Affairs Coordinator

12 Mar, 2019

Jobs

Government Affairs Coordinator

American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA)
Washington, DC
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Monitor issues and potential regulations that will impact AHLA members
  • Produce written content for internal newsletters and updates for external correspondence with Capitol Hill and Federal Agencies
  • Update, manage, and create content for the GA web site page
  • Conduct issue background research
  • Attend congressional hearings and produce bill summaries
  • Cover legislative issues as needed
  • Manage and build master lists and event calendars
  • Coordinate member and stakeholder events (including logistics and meeting planning for an annual industry wide event and issue specific fly-ins)
Job Requirements and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science or related field
  • 1-2 years of experience on the Hill, at a Trade Association, or on a Corporate Government Relations Team
  • Excellent project management skills required with great attention to detail, and strong work ethic.
  • Demonstrated ability to write and edit clear, engaging, and grammatically correct content
  • Demonstrated oral communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to convey information in a clear, concise way
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments
  • Self-motivated and team oriented, with a positive, energetic and adaptable personality, with a go-getter attitude and an interest in politics.
Interested candidates must submit a cover letter indicating desired salary, and a resume to jobs@ahla.com.

Job posted: 2019-03-12