Vice President and Associate General Counsel

03 May, 2022

Jobs

Vice President and Associate General Counsel

NCTA – The Internet & Television Association
Washington, D.C.

NCTA seeks a Vice President and Associate General Counsel who will provide legal support for the Association and member companies in rulemaking and other proceedings before government agencies and courts.

Essential Functions:

  • Drafts/reviews comments for federal agency proceeding; drafts/reviews documents for filing in various court cases.
  • Advocates cable industry positions before the FTC, FCC and other government bodies.
  • Responsible for issues as assigned but currently expected to include competition policy, cybersecurity and privacy.
  • Assists with formulating and coordinating legal and policy positions for the Association and within member companies.
  • Serves as internal and member resource on legal and policy issues.
  • Drafts blogs and other documents for public release.
  • Represents NCTA at industry conferences and other meetings.
  • Coordinates with and supervises outside counsel as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Background/Skills/Abilities Preferred:

  • Law degree from an accredited law school
  • Active status licensed attorney in any state or District of Columbia
  • Substantial experience in law firm doing telecommunications and/or internet-related work, and/or substantial experience at the Federal Trade Commission, Federal Communications Commission, or other relevant federal agency.
  • Exemplary written and oral communications skills, including the ability to prepare and deliver information clearly and concisely orally and in writing.
  • Excellent analytical skills, including the ability to consider and analyze a broad range of factors and to make decisions.
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with confidential/sensitive matters in a discrete and professional manner.
  • Proficiency with MS Office.

 

Send your resume and one-page letter summarizing your interest, qualifications, and salary expectations. Please reference the Vice President and Associate General Counsel position in your cover letter. Email your application to ksmith@ncta.com. Attention: VP, Human Resources, NCTA-The Internet and Television Association, 25 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 100, Washington, DC 20001 or apply here:

Job posted: 2022-05-03