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This position is critical to the company’s efforts to favorably impact public policy issues of importance and to enhance our reputation with policymakers and government stakeholders. This position reports to the Political Affairs Manager and supports the issue advocacy needs of both the federal and state government relations teams. The responsibilities include developing and executing a cohesive issue advocacy and messaging strategy for federal and state public policy issues; managing regular interactions with internal and external stakeholders as it relates to federal and state public policy advocacy messaging; coordinating Government Relations key messages to align with enterprise branding; and collaborating with trade associations, coalitions and constituent legislators on company news and awards to enhance our reputation.
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Position has management responsibilities for government relations advocacy messaging strategy development and execution in support of advancing federal and state public policy priority issues with both internal and external stakeholders. This position will work closely with both the federal and state government relations teams to help execute a strategic advocacy messaging plan that increases support for key public policy issues and enhances the company’s reputation. Individual is responsible for coordinating with federal and state government relations teams to create effective communications and tools to raise employee awareness about public policy issues.
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International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.
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