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Grassroots Advocacy Manager

Washington, District of Columbia 20005
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Serve as a member of the Government and Public Affairs team and manage AEM’s ongoing grassroots advocacy efforts. Top responsibilities include providing overall leadership and execution of the I Make America (IMA) campaign; staff the IMA Committee and manage the IMA Ambassador Program; oversee the AEM Advocates Program and work with member companies to engage them in the association’s grassroots advocacy efforts; partner with state and federal elected officials to promote the IMA campaign and secure participation at events; organize and serve as the primary staff lead for all IMA initiatives and events; manage outside consultants and vendors; work collaboratively with the Public Affairs Team to help develop and execute communications efforts in support of IMA; and serve as the primary point-of-contact for member companies and AEM departments. Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred along with superior organizational, interpersonal, and verbal and written communications skills.  Familiarity with public affairs software platforms (such as Quorum, VoterVoice, Phone2Action) and experience working with state and federal elected officials a plus. The ideal candidate has experience managing multi-state or national issue-based campaigns, managing grassroots advocacy efforts in support of legislative efforts, and an understanding of and ability to navigate the political environment as it relates to grassroots advocacy efforts. Requires the ability to travel 30 percent of the year, and especially during congressional recess weeks.

We offer a competitive salary and an outstanding benefit package including health (single premium $135 per month), free dental, vision (single premium $2.50 per month), pension, 401(k), 18 PTO days during first full calendar year, 10 paid holidays.  Our staff is passionate about what they do, our dress code is casual and we participate in several community service initiatives each year.


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Posted: 2019-05-23 Expires: 2019-06-22

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Grassroots Advocacy Manager

Association of Equipment Manufacturers
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