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Innovation Policy Manager, Programs & External Engagement
Ref No.: 18-12967
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Title: Innovation Policy Manager, Programs & External Engagement
Location: Washington DC
Duration: 06+ Months Contract
  • Lead external policy and programmatic efforts across Client technologies (AR/VR/AI)
  • Build programs and partnerships, provide policy expertise on big bet technologies, and identify new programming opportunities
  • Plan events for priority stakeholders around the globe
  • Create collateral on innovation programs and partnerships
  • Manage relationship with 3rd parties on emerging technology/innovation policy issues
  • 30-40% travel
  • Passionate about emerging technologies and public policy
  • Organizational and research skills
  • Ability to manage complex projects and multi-task
  • Manage relationships in multiple countries
  • Proactive and ability to operate well with minimal guidance
  • Excel in a fast-paced environment with changing demands and ambiguity

Required:
  • Bachelors or Advanced degree in policy, international relations, law, or related field
  • 5+ years of professional experience working on policy issues for a business, government, or NGO
  • Experience working on campaigns, planning events, or in a government role