Associate Director of Federal Governmental Relations (0267)

  • Job posted by University of California Office of the President

Job Type

Full Time

Published

08/02/2018

Address

Washington
District of Columbia
United States

Description

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA – OFFICE OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS


The University of California’s Office of Federal Governmental Relations, located in Washington, D.C., seeks an associate director to join its team to advocate on behalf of the largest public research university system in the nation.


Associate Director (Req. No. 20180336)

The University of California is seeking a senior governmental relations officer with detailed knowledge of the federal government and higher education and research-related issues to join its legislative team. The associate director serves as a key member of the office management team and is one of the university’s representatives before Congress, federal agencies and associations on a range of issues, including budget and appropriations. The associate director is a key strategic advisor and assists in the development of legislative, communications and advocacy strategies. This position requires knowledge of a wide array of subject matter, and expertise in analysis, political strategy and advocacy at the federal level. This position works closely with the university’s campuses and national laboratories to provide expertise to policymakers and to advance the university’s federal priorities. Qualified candidates should have a bachelor’s degree/and or advanced degree in political science, public relations, and/ or public policy-related fields and 7-10 years’ experience in federal governmental relations or communications, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.



The University of California offers an excellent salary and benefits package.


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To apply and view the full job description, please visit http://apptrkr.com/1267659 and refer to requisition number 20180336.


Share:

Share: