WHAT YOU WILL DO
The Federal Affairs Manager works with the Director of Government Relations, Political Affairs, and Health & Payment Policy to (1) determine strategic and operational objectives across the federal advocacy and policy landscape and (2) manage the execution of those objectives.
In executing key responsibilities, the Federal Affairs Manager will develop and manage the budgetary centers related to federal policy tracking and advocacy and manage efforts to (1) analyze and influence policy proposals, (2) engage with policymakers and their staff through direct lobbying, (3) execute grassroots advocacy, (4) identify and enact needed process refinement in those areas; (5) identify and work with stakeholder groups that share ASPS policy goals; (6) communicate opportunities to the Director for any areas where strategic programmatic development may be initiated to further support ASPS’s political and governmental advocacy; (7) manage production of reports and resources that serve to educate federal policymakers and thought leaders, ASPS physician members, and ASPS staff on key issues; and (8) supporting the ASPS Advocacy Summit ASPS political action committee, PlastyPAC.
LEAD FEDERAL ADVOCACY EFFORTS
SUPPORT AND REPRESENT THE ASPS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE
STAFF THE LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY COMMITTEE
MANAGE BUDGETS FOR FEDERAL COST CENTERS
CONTRIBUTE TO ASPS COMMUNICATIONS
Other duties as assigned.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
*ASPS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER*
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world. Founded in 1931, the Society represents 92 percent of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the United States, and more than 11,000 plastic surgeons worldwide – making ASPS a global institution and leading authority on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.