Public Policy @ Airbnb airbnb
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Airbnb is growing out Public Policy Team, to help us develop campaigns to advance our public policy positions. We are growing rapidly, so it's important that we work closely with politicians, regulators, and legislators to help them understand the issues that affect our community, as well as educating different legislative bodies about the amazing positive impact we can have on cities and tourism. To do this role effectively you must be able to build trust and talk to a variety of governments, from city to national, to help them understand our brand and our contribution. We need to align press and governments, and win hearts and minds in order to support Airbnb?s growth and the sharing economy as a whole. The ideal candidate will be passionate about Airbnb and the sharing economy, and have experience with or in government, politics, campaigns or advocacy groups. It is a bonus to have worked in a startup, ecommerce, or other high growth, fast paced company.
Help develop and implement Airbnb?s federal legislative and public policy activities; including helping determine advocacy priorities, positions, and strategies.
Execute on the strategic plan to achieve goals of company in public policy
Work with legislative bodies and government agencies on Airbnb?s priority issues, including crafting and negotiating language for legislation, drafting comments on administrative regulations, and authoring substantive issue briefs and position papers.
Represent Airbnb in coalitions and collaborations to advance Airbnb?s advocacy initiatives.
Maintain relationships with an extensive network of contacts in local, state and federal legislative, executive and administrative offices, as well as with allied groups and coalition partners.
Engage in research, writing and other activities to provide analysis and critical thinking on developments affecting Airbnb?s priorities.
Monitor legislation and regulatory matters in assigned region and advise company with respect to policy challenges
Represent Airbnb in meetings with government and elected officials
Build coalitions with other organizations to advance policy goals of Airbnb
Advise Airbnb?s teams on public policy matters to guide development of products, services and policies
Degree or advanced degree level in related field
Broad policy experience and preferably direct knowledge in one or more of the following fields: Internet, privacy, content regulation, online safety, housing or landlord/tenant law.
At least 5-10 years experience working in politics, government, regulator, or relevant business or non-governmental organization (a mix of public and private sector experience is an advantage).
First-rate personal, political, analytical and organizational skills.
Direct experience working within local, state, regional or national politics, government, think tanks, public interest groups or the field of corporate public policy.
Ability to quickly get up to speed on complex technical and regulatory issues.
Excellent communicator with great interpersonal and presentation skills, both for subject matter experts and the layperson.
Ability to work independently as well as a team player in a multi-task work environment while producing the highest caliber work product in a timely manner
Self starter with a sense of humor and the ability to thrive in a fast moving and sometimes stressful environment
$2000 yearly employee travel coupon
Paid time off
Medical, dental, & vision insurance
Life Insurance and Disability Benefits
Flexible Spending Accounts
Daily breakfast, lunch & dinner
Weekly happy hour
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