Executive Office, Office of Government Affairs, Vice President - Salt Lake City/Los Angeles

Location(s) US-CA-San Francisco
Job ID
2021-69781
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President/Executive Director
Function(s)
Executive Office
Region
Americas
Division
Executive Office
Business Unit
Government Affairs--US
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

EXECUTIVE OFFICE

 

The Executive Office plays an integral role in setting and advancing Goldman Sachs’ strategy and in supporting and enhancing the firm’s distinctive culture. Our goal is to provide our people, clients, shareholders and the broader public with information about the breadth of our global efforts, highlight our focus on delivering sustainable, long-term returns for our shareholders and demonstrate our commitment to making an impact on the communities where we live and work and on society more broadly.

 

OFFICE OF GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

 

The Office of Government Affairs aims to advance the firm’s public policy agenda, promote constructive relations with governments and regulators, and serve as a source of information inside the firm about government and public policy. This position provides the appropriate candidate with a unique opportunity to work with colleagues throughout the firm on matters critical to the firm’s relationships with key government officials, and to advance the firm’s commercial strategy.

 

GOLDMAN SACHS 10,000 SMALL BUSINESSES VOICES

 

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Voices is an initiative for program participants to organize and advocate for policies that matter to them. It builds on Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, which over the past decade has provided access to education, capital, and support services to more than 10,000 small business owners across all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington D.C. This position provides the appropriate candidate with a unique opportunity to organize local, state and federal advocacy campaigns in support of the 10,000 Small Businesses Voices community.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITES

  • Serve as the firm’s West Coast regional director for the 10,000 Small Businesses Voices program, actively engaging with program participants, elected officials, community leaders, and business groups
  • Oversee the development and execution of 10,000 Small Businesses Voices advocacy campaigns across the West Coast region
  • Work closely with firm’s regional leadership and departments across the Executive Office to advance the firm’s community engagement programs 


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ideally 7-10 years of fulltime work experience 
  • Experience in public policy advocacy, political campaigns, media relations, state/local government, etc.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strategic and innovative thinker
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work with all levels of an organization 
  • Ability to work under pressure, juggle multiple projects, and proactively working towards deadlines
  • Client focus and commercial orientation
  • Team player with ability to successfully work across all divisions of the firm

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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