Government Affairs Director

02 Nov, 2022

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Government Affairs Director

North American Blueberry Council
Remote/Folsom, CA

Government Affairs Director

North American Blueberry Council

Salary: $110,000 – $130,000 annually, DOE/DOQ

Office/Hybrid/or Fully Remote Position

CAREER OPPORTUNITY

 

The North American Blueberry Council (NABC) seeks a Government Affairs Director (Director) with exceptional communication, relationship-building and negotiation skills. Under the direction of the President, the Director leads the organization’s policies and objectives involving international, federal and state government affairs. They are responsible for nurturing relationships with government officials, associated authorities and all committees representing the interests of the blueberry industry. The Director will be a strong collaborator, understanding the importance of establishing a network of congressional leadership who support the platform policies on behalf of NABC. Planning events, such as town halls, webinars, farm visits, lobbying trips to Washington, D.C. and other meetings, is an essential part of this role. The Director will also manage a Government Affairs Committee budget, requiring them to be fiscally savvy and budget oriented. Advancing NABC’s mission and goals is a vital part of this position, as is knowing how local policy, municipal budgets and regulatory policies impact NABC’s programs. If you are interested in an office, hybrid or fully remote position, have a background in public policy or advocacy and want to work alongside key decision-makers, apply today!

Job posted: 2022-11-02