Posted: Nov. 25, 2014
Organization: G2G Consulting
Position Description: This position of Government Affairs Coordinator is for a go-getter, eager to apply knowledge and expertise in government as well as to learn more about how government works in order to make a difference. The position entails researching, writing and organizing legislative materials for policy work, scheduling meetings with Congressional and state legislative offices, assisting with sales and marketing, and performing related tasks in a fast-paced government affairs office. The ideal candidate has had 1-3 years of experience in government, advocacy or politics. A strong work ethic, professionalism, ability to take initiative, excellent communications skills, attention to detail, and a sense of humor are required.
G2G Background: G2G consulting, llc provides government affairs, policy development, public relations, grant writing and assistance, event planning, and economic development services for businesses and non-profits – taking all actions necessary to go from Government to Growth. G2G was founded by an attorney with nearly two decades of experience in government affairs from serving as Legislative Director for Members of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., political campaign organizer and lobbyist. She has built a team of bipartisan professionals on the federal, state and local levels of government with a proven track record in delivering quantifiable results that meet clients’ needs. G2G's main offices are on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. and in Cleveland, Ohio with satellite operations in Columbus. With our experience in running government affairs operations for many start-up companies, institutions, non-profit organizations and state-wide coalitions, we work with numerous elected officials on a range of issues to maximize government opportunities for growth.
How to Apply: Please submit your resume and cover letter to lpowell@G2Gconsulting.com with subject line “Government Affairs Coordinator” - please no calls. Thank you!
Posted: Nov. 21, 2014
Organization: Ohio Optometric Association
Position: Executive Director
Job Summary: Statewide professional association representing approximately 1500 optometrists seeking experienced administrative leader. The Executive Director serves as the chief executive officer, is responsible for executing the policies approved by the Board of Directors, recommends and administers operations, maintains relationship to the national association (the American Optometric Association), and manages a $2M budget and office staff. Other key responsibilities include:
--developing networks and linkages with related health care services, agencies, state and community leaders, and advocates of health care services;
--providing effective, efficient management and leadership resulting in productive performance, forward-looking programming, and constructive growth;
--monitoring all pertinent legislation and coordinating legislative activities, including supervision of the lobbyist(s) and lobbying activities;
--planning and overseeing the budget and expenditures annually; and
--maintaining personal professional educational competence and profile as the representative of the association.
Prefer advanced degree and at least five years of professional experience in health services or public administration or closely related areas, with at least three years of experience in a significant supervisory or administrative capacity.
Salary commensurate with experience; anticipated range of $135,000-160,000 including health insurance, 401K, and additional performance-related bonuses.
To apply: Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by December 15, 2014.
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014
Organization: Ohio Credit Union League
Position: Manager, Legislative & Political Advocacy
Job Summary: Maximize value and relevance of the League to member credit unions by ensuring a strong political program through targeted fundraising, mastering of PAC software, regular communication; grassroots engagement & activism; strategic candidate support, and consistent communication & marketing to achieve positive state and federal legislative outcomes.
Full Description: www.gongwer-oh.com/public/130/oculj.pdf
To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume to Patrick Harris, Director of Legislative Affairs, at email@example.com
Posted: November 10, 2014
Organization: Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio
Position: Affiliate Member Consultant (starting title)/Director of Affiliate Membership, Collaborations, and Events (final title)
Job Summary: Manage the AICUO Affiliate Member program and collaborative activities among and with college and university members. Build new Affiliate Member program by actively recruiting new members. Identify and implement means to engage senior campus personnel with Affiliate Members. Responsible for annual summer Affiliate Member conference. Assume other responsibilities as assigned.
Full Description: www.gongwer-oh.com/public/130/aicuoc.pdf
To Apply: Please send a letter of interest, resume, salary history, and contact information for three references to job@AICUO.edu prior to 9:00 a.m., on December 1, 2014.