Government Affairs

San Francisco
Gov't Affairs
Full-time

Responsibilities

    • Research and stay abreast of relevant bureaucratic initiatives, state and federal autonomous laws.
    • Advise and project manage internal teams on public policy matters
    • Project manage Starsky's participation in Federal and State programs, including processes to allow Starsky to road test in additional states
    • Manage contracted lobbyists
    • Build and maintain relationships with autonomous vehicle stakeholders in key states including elected officials, legislators, and executives
    • The person who fills this role will be the first hire in this department

Preferred Experience & Skills

    • 2+ years of Public Policy experience (both campaign and for-profit public affairs work)
    • Understanding of the legislative process at the state and federal level, and how different bureaucracies within Departments of Transportation work together
    • Ability to interface with, and interest in working with, both sides of the aisle
    • Excellent verbal, written communication skills, and professional presence

Location

    • San Francisco, travel necessary