Executive Office, Office of Government Affairs, Dallas, Vice President

Goldman Sachs
  • Location
    Dallas & Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 12

Position description

The Executive Office plays an integral role in setting and advancing Goldman Sachs’ strategy and in supporting and enhancing the firm’s distinctive culture. Our goal is to provide our people, clients, shareholders and the broader public with information about the breadth of our global efforts, highlight our focus on delivering sustainable, long-term returns for our shareholders and demonstrate our commitment to making an impact on the communities where we live and work and on society more broadly.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

The Office of Government Affairs 

 

The Office of Government Affairs aims to advance the firm’s public policy agenda, promote constructive relations with governments and regulators, and serve as a source of information inside the firm about government and public policy.

 

This position provides the appropriate candidate with a unique opportunity to work with colleagues throughout the firm on matters critical to the firm’s relationships with key government officials, and to advance the firm’s commercial strategy.


Responsibilities

  • Serve as the firm’s regional government affairs director for the Southeast region, actively engaging with community leaders, business groups and elected officials
  • Oversee the development and execution of the firm’s regional political engagement initiatives
  • Work closely with firm’s regional leadership and departments across the Executive Office to advance the firm’s community engagement programs 


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Ideally 7-10 years of fulltime work experience
  • Experience in public policy advocacy, political campaigns, media relations, state/local government, etc.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strategic and innovative thinker
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work with all levels of an organization 
  • Ability to work under pressure, juggle multiple projects, and proactively working towards deadlines
  • Client focus and commercial orientation
  • Team player with ability to successfully work across all divisions of the firm

Application instructions

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