At AMGA, we are paving the way for medical groups and integrated systems of care to deliver the next level of high-performance health. This position will report to the Senior Director, Government Relations.
The Government Relations Assistant will be involved in AMGA advocacy to policymakers as well as provide administrative, clerical and logistical support to the Public Policy Department. The ideal candidate will be a smart self-starter with superior organizational and administrative skills; possess strong communications abilities, both verbal and written; and have a general knowledge or interest in health care.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Advocacy and Engagement with Congress - Closely involved in growing and maintaining AMGA’s advocacy efforts, which include developing congressional support for relevant legislation and issues, planning and executing Capitol Hill Lobby Days, recruiting for and maintaining the Grassroots Network, as well as tracking and analyzing relevant legislation.
Member Services - Directly involved in member services. Attends and presents at regional meetings when appropriate, and drafts related materials for AMGA members.
Editorial Responsibilities - Writes, reviews, edits and/or formats documents and publications, Power Point presentations, and Excel spreadsheets, arranges meeting logistics.
Administrative Responsibilities - Drafts minutes for monthly calls and meetings, maintains spreadsheets and presentations.
Hybrid weekly work schedule with 2 days in the office and 3 days of telework.
For information on AMGA visit our website at www.amga.org.
American Medical Group Association (AMGA) is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, genetic information, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.
Bachelor’s degree in public policy, government relations, communications, or a similar subject
1 year experience in public policy preferred
Knowledge and understanding of Capitol Hill a plus
Internal Number: GA2021
AMGA is a trade association leading the transformation of health care in America. Representing multispecialty medical groups and integrated systems of care, we advocate, educate, and empower our members to deliver the next level of high performance health. AMGA is the national voice promoting awareness of our members’ recognized excellence in the delivery of coordinated, high-quality, high-value care. More than 170,000 physicians practice in our member organizations, delivering care to one in three Americans. For more information, visit amga.org