Corporate Responsibility, State and Local Government Relations Manager

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
  • Location
    Seattle, Washington
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 11

Position description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity.

The Corporate Responsibility (CR) department is responsible for the development and implementation of the firm’s CR agenda and initiatives by crafting goals, policies and initiatives that align with the firm’s business strategies and operational objectives and support communities where we do business. CR includes Global Philanthropy, Global Government Relations, Sustainable Finance, the JPMorgan Chase PolicyCenter and the JPMorgan Chase Institute. Please visit JPMorgan Chase & Co. Corporate Responsibilityfor more information. 

The Regional Government Relations Manager will be based in Seattle. The incumbent will be responsible for: 

  • Representing JPMorgan Chase & Co. with state and local government officials in the Pacific Northwest and Upper Midwest (WA, OR, ID, MT, UT, WY, ND, SD, and NE). 
  • Identifying and influencing state or local legislative proposals that would impact JPMC. 
  • Identifying proactive legislative and public policy opportunities at the state and local level. 
  • Supporting market managers’ relationships with state and local elected officials. 
  • Advising government bankers on matters related to state and local commercial banking business, depository qualifications and financial services legislation.
  • Managing state bankers associations, contract lobbyists and national organizations, as assigned. 
  • Managing regional Political Action Committee (PAC) budgets. 
  • Understanding the governmental and political environment within assigned region. 
  • Keeping management apprised of political and legislative environment.
  • Coordinating with Corporate Responsibility colleagues to identify, develop and leverage opportunities to engage with government officials regarding the firm’s growing philanthropic initiatives and market expansion efforts.
  • Collaborating on strategy with Market Leadership Teams, regional communications colleagues, Location Leaders in Strategic Hubs, Business Resource Groups and other internal stakeholders within assigned region.


  • Lobbying experience in priority states: WA and OR 
  • Understanding of politics and state and local legislative process. 
  • Strong understanding of financial services and business issues. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills. 
  • Graduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. 
  • 7+ years of total relevant experience in legislation and/or lobbying.

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