The VP-Government Affairs directs an organization’s policies and objectives involving local, state, and federal government affairs. Maintains and nurtures the relationships with government, associated authorities and all committees, legislatively represents and protects organization interests. The position assists in the establishment of corporate strategies, policies and plans, which align with government laws, regulations and standards. Leads analysis of proposed legislative actions, determines the potential impact on the organization and develops appropriate responses. Additionally, the VP Government Affairs monitors legislative and regulatory activities, promotes company market position.
Bachelor’s Degree – Public relations, communication, journalism, business or related field
10 years – Experience working with South Carolina General Assembly essential; also consider experience in private lobbying. Law degree preferred, not required
Comprehensive understanding of legislative process, a thorough understanding of the healthcare industry and strong lobbying skills – Required
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Job posted: 2020-07-24