Vice President, Legislation

11 Jan, 2021

Jobs

Vice President, Legislation

Federation of American Hospitals
Washington, DC

Vice President, Legislation

Reports to SVP, Government Affairs and Counsel

Description:

Vice President, Legislation is a key member of the FAH advocacy team. The Vice President, Legislation is a senior-level lobbyist position with responsibility for ensuring that the FAH legislative agenda is achieved. This position works together with other members of the FAH team, including the policy and communications divisions, to craft policy, share intelligence and coordinate strategy. Successful candidates will be comfortable crafting and executing comprehensive advocacy strategies, while also anticipating and meeting the needs of a politically engaged membership.

Responsibilities:

• Serve as primary liaison to Republican Members of the House and Senate, as well as staff, to advocate on a broad range of health issues.

• Represent the FAH at various industry and coalition meetings.

• Participate in both local and in-district fundraisers for select Members of Congress.

• Assist in the development and implementation of the legislative provisions of the FAH Strategic Plan.

• Assist in the development and execution of FedPAC’s annual fundraising plan and contribution strategy with a focus on Republicans.

• Maintain a trustworthy and valuable reputation for all constituencies, including on Capitol Hill, the Administration, and within the FAH membership.

• Regularly travel* to member hospitals for a range of activities, including hosting roundtables with Members of Congress and Senators.

• Participate and assist staffing of various FAH policy committees.

Requirements:

• Candidates should have at least a bachelor’s degree

• Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience

• Candidates should have a working knowledge of social media and information technology.

• Competitive salary and excellent benefits.

*FAH staff is not currently traveling due to the pandemic

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Job posted: 2021-01-11