VP, Public Policy

06 Jul, 2020


VP, Public Policy

Washington, DC


Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world’s best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 40 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast. 



– Identify emerging public policy issues particularly focused on innovation, market structure and competitive dynamics.

– Perform research and analysis, and prepare succinct analysis and talking points to develop and support company’s public policy positions.

– Work with legislative, regulatory, external affairs, and corporate communications teams to build creative public and opinion-leader support for the company’s positions.

– Work with internal and outside experts in economics, engineering, law, and other disciplines, and with trade associations, think tanks and academics to develop policy analysis and advocacy.

– Engage company’s business units regarding public policy issues and market developments, and develop and execute comprehensive plans to address them.

– Represent company at external events, including participation on expert panels and in events and activities with other thought leaders.



– Advanced economics degree, or JD combined with undergraduate economics degree, 5-10 years of public policy, market analysis, or business strategy experience.

– Wide-ranging substantive expertise and strong analytic skills in public policy, competitive and market dynamic issues affecting the communications, tech, and media sectors strongly preferred.

– Demonstrated ability to write and speak clearly and persuasively to a variety of audiences is essential.

– Track record as a strong and effective leader and proven ability to collaborate with diverse, cross-functional teams to execute complex projects.

– Proven track record using campaign techniques to build coalitions and work effectively with advocacy organizations and think tanks.

– Excellent research and analytic skills.

– Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines with consistently high quality work product.

– Approximately 10-20% travel.

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Job posted: 2020-07-06