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Director of Government Affairs
Penn United Technologies, Inc.
Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 07/03/2012
Job Type: Full-Time
Penn United Technologies, Inc. is seeking a full-time Government Relations professional prepared to join & soon direct our efforts as a member of a broad-based, bi-partisan trade reform network that promotes global competitiveness of domestic manufacturers.
This person would serve as a representative & spokesperson in legislative matters for domestic manufacturing interests, especially regarding trade policy, while supporting & advancing the Vision & Values of Penn United Technologies. Responsibilities would include: contact & confer with members of legislature & other public offices to persuade them to support legislation favorable to domestic manufacturers; advise Penn United staff on relevant proposed trade legislation; develop media relations & serve as spokesperson to inform the public of proposed legislation impacting domestic manufacturing; represent Penn United at state & national association meetings.
Candidates must possess a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Political Science, International trade/business, Economics or related field; excellent understanding of the US government legislature process; excellent verbal & written communication skills; commitment to our company's vision and values; willingness to travel.
Penn United is a mid-size precision manufacturer located in Butler, PA, approx. 35 miles north of Pittsburgh. We offer a competitive salary & an excellent benefits compensation package which includes medical, dental, Rx, vision, employee stock ownership, 401k, bonus program, & vacation & holidays. Interested candidates can apply on-line at www.pennunited.com or email email@example.com for an application. EOE.