Job Posting: Washington County

Government Relations Manager

Washington County, Oregon

The County Administrative Office for Washington County is seeking a confident governmental relations manager who thinks systemically, and possesses the skills to effectively communicate ideas, proposals, and recommendations to diverse interest groups.

The Government Relations Manager reports directly to the County Administrator, providing advanced level professional government relations and legislative advocacy in a multifaceted public and private sector environment. This individual will also provide strategic advice, and manage highly complex and sensitive legislative, intergovernmental and community issues; perform detailed legislative analysis; and provide input and recommendations on a wide variety of issues that impact County operations and policies.

Individuals who are interested in this outstanding opportunity are asked to apply online after creating a master account. Attaching a cover letter and a comprehensive resume to the short form application will take the place of completing a more comprehensive application form. Scroll down to the bottom of the application to attach the required application materials.

This position is open until filled. First review of applicant materials will begin May 21, 2012.