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Manager, Strategic Advocacy, Local Government Affairs

Company: Comcast Corporation
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.Job SummaryWe are seeking a highly organized and motivated individual to join our HQ Local Government Affairs team as the manager of strategic advocacy. The manager is responsible for local legislative tracking and analysis across Comcast's footprint, providing strategic support to our local government affairs advocacy team, and supporting advocacy efforts in our hometown of Philadelphia.

This position is based in Philadelphia, PA and requires exceptional communication skills, attention to detail, as well as the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.Job DescriptionCore Responsibilities---Local Intergovernmental Associations

  • Support the management of Comcast's partnerships with Local IGAs including organizing Comcast's sponsorships and attendance.
  • Educate Local IGAs on policies that expand broadband access and close the digital divide.
  • Provide strategic support for regional IGAs and convenings such as Municipal Leagues.Philadelphia Advocacy Coordination
    • Serve as the project manager for HQ's support of strategic advocacy in Philadelphia.Legislative Tracking and Analysis
      • Monitor, and identify trends within, relevant local legislation from around the country.
      • Coordinate with Local GA Policy and Advocacy teams to ensure field teams are prepared to respond.Provide Support for Advocacy, Campaigns, and Partnerships as needed.Professional Experience, Qualifications, & Requirements
        • Bachelor's Degree
        • 2 to 5 years of government affairs, campaign, or related advocacy experience;
        • Familiarity in politics and the legislative process
        • Excellent oral and written communications skills;
        • Superior organization skills and dedication to completing projects in a timely manner.
        • Proficient utilizing relevant computer software programs, including but not limited to Word, Excel, PowerPoint,
        • Maintains the highest levels of ethical conduct and integrity.
        • A strong desire to continually improve and undertake new challenges.
        • Excellent relationship management skills and ability to work collaboratively with others.
        • Proven experience acting in a proactive, solutions-oriented manner, looking for ways to add value and assist the team.Employees at all levels are expected to:
          • Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.
          • Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.
          • Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences.
          • Win as a team - make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas.
          • Be an active part of the Net Promoter System - a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company - by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers.
          • Drive results and growth.
          • Respect and promote inclusion & diversity.
          • Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.Disclaimer:
            • This information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications.Comcast is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.EducationBachelor's DegreeWhile possessing the stated degree is preferred, Comcast also may consider applicants who hold some combination of coursework and experience, or who have extensive related professional experience.Relevant Work Experience5-7 YearsBase pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus. Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most. That's why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools, that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality - to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life. Please visit the on our careers site for more details.

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