Government Relations Strategist (Job Number: 217450)

04 Jul, 2021

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Government Relations Strategist (Job Number: 217450)

BayCare Health System
Clearwater, FL

Description

The Government Relations Strategist will work to advance and support BayCare Health System’s government relations agenda. The Government Relations Strategist is responsible for planning, supporting and implementing the government relations agenda under the direction of Vice President for Government and Community Relations, and the State and Federal Government Relations Managers. The Government Relations Strategist will be responsible for developing strategy on advocacy. An integral component to the Government Relations Strategist will be to engage in advocacy, primarily at the state level. The strategist should be familiar with the levers to pull in Tallahassee in order to influence positive outcomes for BayCare’s team members and patients. Required experience: Five years of experience in Government Relations, Legislative and/or Regulatory Process, Advocacy, Public Relations or Health Care Policy is required. Preference will be given to those with seven or more years in Government Relations, Legislative and/or Regulatory Process, Advocacy, Public Relations or Health Care Policy. In addition to the Specific Skills noted, strong written and verbal communication skills are essential; research and policy analysis skills are also critical, in addition to strong interpersonal skills. Travel to Washington, D.C. and Tallahassee will be required as necessary, as well as travel to BayCare hospitals and other facilities throughout BayCare’s four county footprint ? including Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, and Polk counties.

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Qualifications

Certifications and Licensures
None Required

Education
Required Bachelor’s Political Science
Or Bachelor’s Public Health
Or Bachelor’s Communications
Or Bachelor’s Related Field
Preferred Master’s Political Science
Or Master’s Public Health
Or Master’s Communications
Or Master’s Related Field

Experience
Required 5 years Reference summary for details
Preferred 7 years Reference summary for details

Specific Skills
Required Written and verbal communication skills
Required Interpersonal skills
Required Delegation skills
Required Work independently
Required Work with a team
Required Critical thinking skills
Required Organizational skills
Required Administrative and clerical skills
Required Computer skills appropriate to position
Required Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position

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Job posted: 2021-07-04