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Spectrum Columbus, OH

Company
Spectrum
Location
Columbus, OH
AJE Ref #
586161378
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
250446BR
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

MANAGER, GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

Apply Now DATE POSTED 11/08/2019 Requisition Number: 250446BR Location: United States - Ohio - Columbus Area of Interest: Community Solutions, Government and Corporate Affairs Position Type: Full Time JOB SUMMARY
The Manager of Government Affairs will report to the Regional Senior Director of State Government Affairs (Midwest), while also supporting the Regional Vice President and other region team members, as assigned. The Manager of Government Affairs will assist in the development, coordination and implementation of government affairs strategies and activities that advance the company s interests in Charter s Ohio footprint, primarily at the state and local level. The job may include representing the company before state and local governments and administrative agencies, franchising and procurement, community affairs, as well as strategically planning, managing and executing other activities and events that advance the company s overall objectives. The following offers more detailed descriptions of the kinds of responsibilities associated with the position.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

*Contribute to and support Charter s government affairs and public policy strategies and tactics in Ohio

*Develop, build and expand relationships with public officials and other influential policy makers at the federal, state and local level

*Work with the Regional Leadership, peers and outside consultants to develop and grow grassroots and third-party support for the benefit of the company and its interests

*Assist in the development and management of the company s political contribution strategies, where permitted under applicable law

*Represent the company before external constituencies, including elected officials and other state and local government agencies, commissions and authorities, and organize and represent the company at community events and other external functions

*Draft, analyze, and/or present franchise/contract language, amendments, and testimony as necessary and perform legislative and regulatory advocacy

*Assist in developing budgets and effectively plan and execute initiatives to grow the company s image within the communities managed

*Review, interpret, and communicate terms and conditions of franchises, franchise-related agreements, and other contracts for implementation to ensure compliance with legal and regulatory obligations

* Support franchise renewal and franchise transfer efforts consistent with the strategies and policies for the company

* Respond to and monitor resolution of escalated complaints from local, state or federal government authorities

*Interact with local governments on permitting, right-of-way and other local concerns

*Help identify government-related business opportunities and facilitate discussions with business and assist them in developing responses for government procurement

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to:
*Read, write, speak and understand English

*Communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward manner

*Handle multiple projects and tasks

*Make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure

*Analyze, and interpret contracts, franchises and legal documents

*Use personal computer and software applications (i.e. word processing, spreadsheet, presentations, etc.)

*Work independently, but also to collaborate effectively with colleagues, peers and other internal and external constituencies

*Exercise independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance and operate with integrity and within company values; maintain high standards for ethical practice

*Have knowledge of cable, telecommunications and broadband products, services and regulation preferred

Education
*Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
*Background in law, government or public policy required

Related Work Experience
*Advocacy, lobbying and negotiation skills
*Political/government relations background
*Understanding of state and local government
*Generally 5 years related experience in the cable industry, government, public policy or legislative arenas

WORKING CONDITIONS
*Normal office conditions
*Frequent travel required
*Regular, consistent and punctual attendance
*Able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary
*Vision ability close vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus

CERTIFICATIONS AND/OR LICENSES
*Valid driver s license
*Satisfactory driving record within company standards
*Auto insurance

The Spectrum brands (including Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach) are powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. FCC Unit: 13538 Business Unit: Corporate -CCL - CORPL Apply Now Apply Later

The Spectrum brand is powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, current unemployment status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.
Charter Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability
Charter Communications will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable laws, including local ordinances.

Overview

Spectrum's Product and Services are powered and innovated by Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the leading broadband communications company and the second largest cable operator in the United States. Our company provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. Spectrum Business® similarly provides scalable, tailored, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions to business organizations, such as business-to-business Internet access, data networking, business telephone, video and music entertainment services, and wireless backhaul. The advertising sales and production services are sold under the Spectrum Reach™ brand. News and sports networks are operated under the Spectrum Networks brand. More company information can be found at newsroom.charter.com.

Company Size:
50,000+ Employees
Industry
Telecommunications
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Headquarters:
7800 Crescent Executive Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217

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