Policy and Government Relations Manager

Program & Project Management | POLICY & GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Position Summary

Deloitte’s Policy and Government Relations (PGR) group is currently looking to add a Manager to its public policy team. The role will be based out of the Washington, DC office, and the Manager will be expected to be in the office 1-2 days per week with the rest of the team.

Role Description:

  • Conduct research, provide analysis, and prepare issue briefs explaining the political, societal, legislative, and other dynamics of a range of policy issues
  • Manage a portfolio of public policy issues and track and report on policy trends and updates, providing recommendations to help Firm leadership consider positioning and associated risks, potential benefits, and other impacts
  • Monitor, read, and analyze legislation and regulations that could impact the Firm, with a focus on financial services issues and other topics (portfolio will not be limited to financial services)
  • Create policy-related products and presentations for both internal and external clients
  • Provide project management support to the Public Policy leader on federal and state public policy priorities, including developing timelines and reporting
  • Develop briefing materials for leadership, including in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word

Requirements include:

Required:

  • 5-8+ years of professional experience in the public policy or political fields
  • A keen understanding of the legislative, regulatory, and policymaking process
  • Excellent writing skills, including the ability to effectively synthesize and translate complex material in a simple, concise, and easy-to-understand way
  • Strong project management skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Proven ability to self-direct work
  • Strategic thinker
  • Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships with senior-level and peer-level practitioners
  • Professional demeanor and presence
  • Team-player with clear demonstration of ability to work in a dynamic, team-based environment
  • Limited immigration sponsorship may be available

Preferred:

  • Experience working on Capitol Hill or in the government affairs or advocacy community
  • Experience working on financial services or economic policy issues
  • Strong PowerPoint skills

Policy and Government Relations Group’s Core Functions:

  • Work with leadership to set the Firm's policy agenda, including policy priorities and positions
  • Promote and protect the Firm's business interests in Washington and states by actively engaging key policy makers and influential policy stakeholders
  • Conduct analysis of trending policy issues in the external environment and anticipate potential impact on the Firm
  • Build and maintain relationships with members of Congress, state lawmakers, administration officials, and key policy influencers (e.g., think tanks, industry associations) in support of the Firm's policy and legislative priorities
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