Manager, Federal Government Relations

SC Johnson
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Nov 07

Position description

The position is responsible for supporting SC Johnson’s efforts to influence U.S. public policy impacting SC Johnson’s business and operations, and for maintaining effective working relationship with officials and staff of various branches of government, as well as other individuals who may influence the development of public policy. The position reports to the Senior Director – Global Government Relations, based in Racine, Wisconsin.

Based in Washington, DC, this role will be responsible for supporting SC Johnson’s government relations program, primarily at the U.S. federal level. The individual will work with the Government Relations team to achieve favorable outcomes to federal policy proposals, and will work to optimize the company’s profile and visibility with policy-makers and agencies. 

In support of business objectives, the role requires monitoring federal legislation and regulation (e.g., EPA, CPSC, OSHA) impacting the company, evaluating these impacts with input from business units, and assisting with the development and implementation of influencing strategies to protect and promote company interests or reputation. This involves working closely with business teams and various departments (e.g. Public Affairs, Law, RD&E, Regulatory Affairs, Human Resources, Product Supply) on a range of projects and initiatives. The individual will also be actively engaged in SC Johnson’s involvement in trade associations and with relevant industry stakeholder groups and coalitions to manage industry issues relevant to the company.

This role also manages administration of the company’s federal political action committee, to include preparing candidate recommendations, fundraising solicitations, and representing the company at political fundraising events.

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