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Sr Dir, Local Govt Affairs & Advocacy

Philadelphia, PA
Professional (Legal)

Job Description

Business Unit:


Reporting to the Cable HQ Vice President of Government Affairs, Local Advocacy and Intergovernmental Affairs, coordinates local legislative and issue management grassroots advocacy and manages coalition development with multi-jurisdiction local government affairs field organization. Works in close partnership with State and Local government affairs, External Affairs, and Communications to maximize advocacy resource availability.

Core Responsibilities:

- Build and manage and mobilize local grassroots campaign capabilities.

- Assist in the building of local coalitions and coordinating national coalitions across multiple jurisdictions.

- Assist in the development and implementation of local legislative advocacy strategy.

- Develop and manage distribution of consistent issue advocacy materials to field government affairs advocates.

- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


- 7-10 years of professional-related experience with municipal legislative affairs, issue advocacy, public affairs, and/or grassroots advocacy.

- Bachelor's degree.

- Demonstrated political campaign, field organizer, or issue management experience.

- Multi-jurisdiction experience.

- Strong project management skills.

- Proven ability to lead and excel in an extremely fast-paced and evolving environment.

- Strong presentation skills.

- Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations verbally and in writing.

- Demonstrated ability to work in a team setting.

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