Government Relations Representative – Washington, DC
American Apparel & Footwear Association
The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) has an immediate opening for a Government Relations Representative in its Washington, DC office. Representing more than 1,000 world famous name brands, the AAFA is the trusted public policy and political voice of the apparel and footwear industry, its management and shareholders, its four million U.S. workers, and its contribution of $361 billion in annual U.S. retail sales. Job responsibilities include advocating before the U.S. Congress and Administration and advising association members on federal, state, and international regulations, legislation, and policies. Excellent written and oral communication skills are a must. Background in intellectual property rights (IPR), Made in USA, and/or government procurement issues helpful.
Successful candidate will have a BA/BS or higher and 1-2 years of work experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Please provide cover letter, resume, salary expectations, and writing sample to email@example.com.