(Closed) Government Relations Consultant

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(Closed) Government Relations Consultant

Hiring Government relations consultant

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Cumberland Strategies is seeking a Consultant to support our Toronto practice and presence. In this role, you will be responsible for working with our team of senior consultants to support the success of our clients with provincial and municipal government relations. In addition, you will be responsible for keeping a strong pulse on legislation and other important policy changes at Queen’s Park and be able to provide a detailed analysis for senior consultants and clients when needed.

Those with recent or current political experience at Queen’s Park should apply. Experience in public affairs/relations consulting is considered an asset but not mandatory. Compensation is commensurate with experience and applicants must be Toronto-based.

Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate strong organizational skills, an entrepreneurial mindset, and above all be a strong communicator and team player.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute Government Relations strategies and tactics with other members of the team
  • Be knowledgeable about major policy and political developments being driven by government and how they relate to or impact our clients
  • Work closely with clients and team members to advise and review the progress of government relations strategy and tactics
  • Support the building and maintenance of strategic relationships with officials at the provincial and/or municipal levels of government

Qualifications:

  • Recent political experience
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Prior Government Relations experience is considered an asset

About Cumberland Strategies:

Cumberland Strategies is a leading public affairs, government relations and strategic communications firm with decades of experience advising Canadian and multinational blue-chip corporations. Led by some of the country’s brightest public affairs minds, Cumberland brings intelligent strategic thinking to every project and campaign, ensuring successful outcomes for clients.

To apply click here: Government Relations Consultant