Sr. Government Affairs Analyst

  • New York, NY, USA
  • Jan 29, 2019
Full time Analyst / Researcher Government Affairs / Relations

Job Description

NYU School of Medicine is one of the nation’s top-ranked medical schools. For 175 years, NYU School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless people. An integral part of NYU Langone Health, the School of Medicine at its core is committed to improving the human condition through medical education, scientific research, and direct patient care. For more information, go to, and interact with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Sr. Government Affairs Analyst.

In this role, the successful candidate The primary responsibility of this role is to support the Director of State Affairs, and assist the Vice President. The Senior Policy Analyst will assist the Director as needed, especially with the analysis of key federal and state issues. He or she will also work on State grants, as needed. The staff person may also be asked to represent NYU Langone Health to government officials, as well as to governmental agencies, community boards, associations and community groups. The Senior Policy Analyst will advocate for NYU Langone Healths approved institutional objectives and will assist in enhancing a positive reputation in the community and government arenas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with casework requests from internal and external sources including physician referrals, patient assistance, immigration issues, and general information requests. Liaison with internal departments to resolve any casework issues
  • Attend Community Board meetings relevant to the Medical Center. Submit notes and brief Department Directors and Vice President
  • Coordinates Computer related activities and reports.
  • Coordinates Veterans Affairs issues
  • Provide liaison to the Population Health Department and DSRIP activities.
  • Assist in the supervision of Student Interns
  • Assist with filing of lobbying reports.
  • Work on special projects, as assigned by the Director or Vice President.
  • Works with the Director on Transplant and Organ Donation Issues.
  • Coordinate and schedule appointments for meetings with public officials in Washington, Albany and New York City.
  • Assist with the filing of and follow-up for grants, particularly state grants.
  • Analyze local, state and federal budgets.
  • Assist in the preparation, operation and follow-up for special events, visits by public officials and receptions.
  • Assist with federal and city issues, as needed.
  • Be the Department contact on DSRIP activities.
  • Takes the lead on Family Health Center and provide liaison to the Population Health Department.
  • Attend internal and external meetings, conference calls with associations, federal, state and local councils or committees and government entities. Prepare written summaries.
  • Create and update charts relating to federal and state legislation and activities of the Office of Government Affairs.
  • Draft correspondence to public officials and their staff, including position papers and memoranda of support or opposition.
  • Research issues of importance on the state and federal levels. Brief Department Director and Vice President on issues.
  • Support all Office of Government and Community Affairs efforts, with a focus on New York State relations and issues.

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a The candidate must have a Masters Degree and/or at least 2-4 years in Government and/or Healthcare field. Excellent analytical, organization and planning skills. Strong computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you’ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU School of Medicine’s EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal “EEO is the law” poster or visit for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.

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