CARS is Hiring a Government Affairs Specialist!

CARS is Hiring a Government Affairs Specialist!

Published on February 23, 2024

At CARS, we're thrilled to announce a fantastic opportunity for dynamic professionals to join our team. We are currently seeking a talented and dedicated individual for the role of Government Affairs Specialist. If you're passionate about shaping policy, advocating for industry interests, and making a meaningful impact in the railway sector, this could be the perfect role for you!

Why Join CARS?

  • Industry Impact: Be at the forefront of influencing policy outcomes and advocating for the interests of the railway and transit sectors.
  • Collaborative Environment: Join a small but mighty team where your contributions are valued, and your ideas can shape the future of the railway supplier industry.
  • Professional Growth: Immerse yourself in a role that encourages continuous learning and growth, allowing you to expand your skills and expertise.

Role Overview: As a Government Affairs Specialist at CARS, you will play a pivotal role in connecting with government decision-makers, analyzing legislation, and developing strategies to influence policy outcomes. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the long-term sustainability of the railway supplier industry in Canada.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with policymakers, government agencies, and industry stakeholders.
  • Analyze proposed legislation and regulatory developments.
  • Develop strategies to influence policy outcomes in favor of railway suppliers.
  • Build strong relationships with government officials.
  • Write Letters of Request to Government Officials and create weekly 'Government Initiatives' e-blasts for members.
  • Articulate industry issues and advocate for CARS members.

Requirements:

  • Proficiency in both French and English.
  • Lobbying experience in the transportation/rail industry.
  • Excellent communication, writing, and presentation skills.
  • Experience in government relations, preferably in transportation.
  • Ability to conduct research in related fields.

How to Apply: Interested candidates can apply by clicking here.

Don't miss this chance to be a part of a vibrant and influential organization. We look forward to welcoming a new Government Affairs Specialist to the CARS team!

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