WashingtonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Washington DC jobs

Government Affairs Director

Company: DocuSign
Location: Washington
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Job Description:

Government Affairs Director Legal Our agreement with employees DocuSign is committed to building trust and making the world more agree-able for our employees, customers and the communities in which we live and work. You can count on us to listen, be honest, and try our best to do what s right, every day. At DocuSign, everything is equal. We each have a responsibility to ensure every team member has an equal opportunity to succeed, to be heard, to exchange ideas openly, to build lasting relationships, and to do the work of their life. Best of all, you will be able to feel deep pride in the work you do, because your contribution helps us make the world better than we found it. And for that, you ll be loved by us, our customers, and the world in which live. The team The Legal team helps DocuSign achieve strategic goals, manage legal risk, and preserve the legal and ethical integrity of the company. We are regularly involved in critical, complex operations, and partner across the business to solve challenging problems to support our growth and progress globally. We focus on providing thorough analysis and offer legal advice to foster sound decision-making and ensuring compliance with legal and other relevant standards and certifications. This position The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and executing on a global government affairs program consistent with company strategy, meeting goals and objectives, and developing organizational capability. He/ She will lead and manage external lobbyists and consultants as well as collaborate with internal subject matter experts and senior leaders of the company on government affairs initiatives that provide direct and measurable value to the business. He/she will provide management oversight, policy direction, and integrity to the Government Relations program. This is an individual contributor position and reports to the Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Product, Innovation Services & Government Affairs. Responsibilities * Work cross-functionally to set the strategy for the government relations program each year, consistent with business objectives * Engage internal issue experts, trade associations, and contract lobbyists/consultants to implement the strategic plan * Provide support to strengthen the growth of the company through intelligence gathering, public policy advocacy, and community engagement * Coordinate DocuSign s Global Government Affairs Council to report out and oversee cross functional government affairs activities. * Evaluate pending legislation, survey and communicate its impact on the organization, and oversee the development of the organization s response to legislation * Ensure that DocuSign builds and maintains strategic relationships with federal, state, and local authorities and regulatory agency heads who are most relevant to the business * Oversee trade association activities to ensure a return on investment and alignment with the overall strategy * Basic_Qualifications * Bachelor s degree in public policy or related field. Masters or Law Degree preferred * 12 + years of relevant experience * 7 + years of government affairs experience * 3 + years of experience in a trade association, legislative office, or government agency * Thorough understanding of the legislative and regulatory process at the federal, state, and local levels * Preferred_Qualifications * Proven track record of successful legislative advocacy and strong relationships with elected officials, agency heads, and policy makers relevant to DocuSign * Strong management and leadership skills for effectively working with executives as well as internal issue experts, lobbyists/consultants, coalitions, and media to drive positive legislative outcomes * Outstanding communications skills, both oral and written * About_Us DocuSign helps organizations connect and automate how they prepare, sign, ac on, and manage agreements. As part of the DocuSign Agreement Cloud, DocuSign offers eSignature: the world's #1 way to sign electronically on practically any device, from almost anywhere, at any time. Today, hundreds of thousands of customers and hundreds of millions of users in over 180 countries use DocuSign to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people's lives. Plus, we save more trees together! And that s a good thing. DocuSign is an Equal Opportunity Employer. DocuSign is committed to building a diverse team of talented individuals who bring different perspectives to the business and who feel a sense of inclusion and belonging when they join our team. Individuals seeking employment at DocuSign are considered without regards to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status, or any other legally protected category. Show moreShow less

Keywords: DocuSign, Washington DC , Government Affairs Director, Executive , Washington, DC

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Assistant Manager in Training
Description: Job Description Accelerate Your Potential Geared for the Driven Interested in a rewarding
Company: Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Location: Middle River
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Campaign Development Manager (MD - MW)
Description: How many people can answer the question, What do you do for a living with the answer, I help find cures for cancer. At LLS, employees take our mission seriously. Whether you work in one of our chapters, (more...)
Company: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Location: Owings Mills
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Performance Management Consultant
Description: Performance Management ConsultantThe George Mason University, Human Resources Payroll Department is looking for an enthusiastic and energetic person for a Performance Management Consultant job opening. (more...)
Company: Washington Post
Location: Fairfax
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Initiatives Manager
Description: Initiatives ManagerThe George Mason University, School of Business invites applications for the position of Initiatives Manager. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement (more...)
Company: George Mason University
Location: Fairfax
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Operations Management Professional Development Program
Description: Overview br br Picture yourself managing a business with full operational, P L, and management responsibilities with the support and resources of a nation-wide organization. Exciting Sure, but this (more...)
Company: Suburban Propane
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Program Manager with Security Clearance
Description: We are looking for a Program Manager who can provide vision, thought leadership, and work in a fast-based environment. You will be responsible for project management tasks as the Project Manager on our (more...)
Company: Percival Engineering+
Location: Columbia
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Utilization Management (UM) Nurse Coordinator
Description: Clinical Manager/Admin opening in Hanover, Maryland. This and other rn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com About Corizon HealthCorrectional healthcare is not just a job. It's a calling.By choosing (more...)
Company: Corizon Health
Location: Hanover
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Project Manager
Description: N-3 Technologies is seeking a Project Manager for its direct government client. This is a five 5 year project based in Baltimore, MD. Candidates that have experience in education environments
Company: N-3 Technologies, Inc.
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Program Manager, Senior
Description: ECS is seeking a Program Manager, Senior to work in our Washington DC office. Please Note: This position is contingent upon contract award. Job Description: Qualified candidate will serve as the Government's (more...)
Company: ECS Federal, LLC
Location: Washington
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Deputy Program Manager/Site Lead
Description: Job Description Lead and manage from start up through operational capability a complex full IT engineering and installation project for a secure operations and support facility as the Alternate Program (more...)
Company: BAE Systems USA
Location: Fort Belvoir
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Log In or Create An Account