Vice President-Government Affairs
The firm is a venture-backed company reinventing banking to power the financial services of the future. Washington-based trade association has immediate need for individual to lead and manage a broad-based government affairs program for the public transportation industry. Position also provides oversight and direction to APTA's policy and intergovernmental relations program. Must be able to direct staff and oversee committees, consultants and logistics for a major meeting. Successful candidate must have a Bachelor's degree with 10 or more years of experience in government affairs, public administration, public policy, or related fields. Knowledge of the federal surface transportation programs a plus. Should have strong organizational, management and interpersonal skills with knowledge of legislative, regulatory and political processes, as well as previous experience with association policy development. Excellent benefits/competitive salary.