SNMMI is seeking a dynamic individual to join our Health Policy and Regulatory Affairs (HPRA) Department. The Manager of Government Affairs reports to the Associate Director of HPRA in the management of the organization's activities related to health policy and legislative affairs, including, but not limited to, identifying, monitoring and proactively addressing legislative and regulatory issues at both the Federal and State levels. The focus is on health care policy and nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, in accordance with priorities set by the SNMMI Government Relations Committee and other SNMMI Committees.
Supports the Associate Director and Director in the monitoring, analyzing and development of all federal and state legislative initiatives pertaining to nuclear medicine and molecular imaging.
Monitors and liaises with members of the Technologists Section's Technologists Advisory Group, Capital Hill and Federal Agencies.
Monitors congressional hearings, mark ups and floor votes that are pertinent to nuclear medicine and molecular imaging.
Works directly with SNMMI members, advising them on important legislation as it moves through Congress.
Creates and supplies informational materials Congress and SNMMI members.
Runs all aspects of SNMMI's annual Capital Hill Lobbying Day.
Responsible for monitoring and staffing the Technologist Advocacy Group (TAG Team).
Manages relationship with outside vendor that tracks nuclear medicine legislation and regulation.
BS/BA in Political or Health Sciences.
Three to five years' experience in legislative affairs.
Grassroots or campaign experience a plus.
Must have experience working with Congress, government agencies or a state legislative body.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
Must be able to articulate complex issues and messages to a wide variety of audiences.
About Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI), headquartered in Reston, VA, is a nonprofit scientific and professional organization that promotes the science, technology and practical application of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging. SNMMI strives to be a leader in unifying, advancing and optimizing molecular imaging, with an ultimate goal of improving human health. With 17,000 members worldwide, SNMMI represents nuclear and molecular imaging professionals, all of whom are committed to the advancement of the field.