Who We Are:
Waxman Strategies is a progressive-minded public affairs firm led by former Congressman Henry Waxman, called “one of the most accomplished legislators of his or any era” by President Obama. Now out of Congress, Waxman heads the firm’s all-star team. Our work is primarily in the areas of health care, the environment, and technology, media and telecommunications.
Our health care team uses its deep policy knowledge and experience to provide policy and regulatory analysis, strategic counsel, and communications support to our diverse portfolio of clients. Our work spans the issues of drug pricing, women’s health, safety net providers, and others. A sampling of our health care clients includes Medicines360, Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California, William & Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Commonwealth Fund, and others.
What We Need:
We are looking for a Senior Director with a strong background in communications for our health practice who can think creatively, interface confidently with clients, build deep relationships with journalists and respond nimbly to breaking news and rapidly evolving campaign scenarios. This person must be willing to work on a variety of clients and projects, which could include building communications campaigns to advance meaningful policy change, change behaviors and advance the work of health tech startups. They must demonstrate exceptional leadership skills, a highly collaborative work style, and the ability to assist in the development of new business. The ideal candidate should also combine prior work experience in health policy and the legislative process.
Competitive and commensurate with experience.
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Waxman Strategies is an equal opportunity employer; we strictly prohibit discrimination against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity or expression and any other characteristic protected by law.