Managing Director, Government Affairs, Lobbyist

22 Mar, 2021


Managing Director, Government Affairs, Lobbyist

Prime Policy Group
Washington, DC

About the job

Managing Director, Government Affairs, Lobbyist

We are searching for a Director/Managing Director to join our bipartisan team of government relations professionals and assist in the continuation of the firm’s growth. The ideal candidate will have a prolific understanding of the federal legislative and regulatory processes, a viable network of connections within the policymaking and business communities, and the ability to identify emerging political and policy trends. The candidate will have a firm grasp on the nexus between politics, government, media, and business and demonstrated success in networking and engagement with broad, diverse stakeholder groups. This individual will work in tandem with other team members in the development and implementation of advocacy strategies to garner definitive results on behalf of the firm’s clients.


  • 12+ years’ experience working in government relations, within the federal government and/or on political campaigns for federal office.
  • Registered lobbyist (will be required to do so if not registered already).
  • Policymaking expertise, understanding of the legislative and regulatory processes, and established relationships on Capitol Hill and/or in the Administration and federal agencies.
  • Able to digest and quickly understand complex policy matters and develop creative solutions as a response.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to present information in a clear and compelling manner.
  • Adept at balancing multiple projects and issues simultaneously.
  • Demonstrated collaborator and team player.



  • Strong business development capabilities
  • Political campaign experience
  • Ties to Congressional leadership


About Prime Policy Group

Prime Policy Group is Washington’s preeminent government relations and public affairs firm. Prime’s bipartisan team of professionals offer decades of collective experience in government relations, advocacy and strategic counsel. We are known for solving problems, building brands, and managing perceptions through powerful relationships, policy expertise, and strategic capabilities. You will find a collegial and collaborative environment at Prime Policy Group.

Prime Policy Group is a WPP Group company and an Equal Opportunity Employer, EEO, AAE, MF/Disability/Vet.

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Job posted: 2021-03-22