AT&T AVP Executive Branch (FTC/Consumer Protection) in Washington, District Of Columbia
position is located in Washington DC.
Relocation assistance is available.
Purpose: This position is responsible for both federal executive branch and
external affairs activities. Develops high level strategies and plans for
achieving regulatory objectives to include: interfacing with and responding to
United States Cabinet Officials, other confirmed officials, senior agency
officials, and Senior Executive Service officials.
and Responsibilities: Serving as a policy witness and advocate before the
Executive Departments and Commissions, relevant associations, and where major
corporate positions are at issue in the regulatory process. Creating persuasive
public policy positions and analysis of regulatory reform activity in order to
respond to emerging trends in the Telecommunications and Media Industries.
Overseeing successful coordination and status reporting of federal rule-making,
enforcement actions, tariff-setting, trade-agreements, budgets, and policy
initiatives from the administration. Developing policy positions and organizing
strategy with respect to regulatory and policy issues. Monitoring and
establishing guidelines to oversee the analysis of proposed rules,
investigations and enforcement actions to determine impact on AT&T and
appropriate action. Directing the presentation of company positions to Executive
Branch officials, third party stakeholders and company officers. Directs and
participates in maintaining contacts with government and business leaders to
ensure understanding and support for company objectives.
Bachelors or Advanced degree preferred.
or more years of experience, with a preference for Federal Trade Commission
and/or consumer protection experience.