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Location: Newark, California
This position will develop and have primary responsibility for ensuring implementation for a government-relations, corporate responsibility, and communications strategy to support the Cargill Salt and Land Management businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area. The position will coordinate the businesses’ government relations, internal communications, external communications, corporate responsibility, and stakeholder outreach.
The position will work in close collaboration with Cargill Salt and Land Management on high-risk business issues at the federal, state and local government level, identify and anticipate legislative and regulatory policy developments and their impact on Cargill, effectively advocate for Cargill’s interests before federal, state and local government authorities, and serve as a registered lobbyist in California.
The role will manage communications outreach to targeted media, NGOs and other stakeholders to authentically communicate Cargill’s point of view and sustainability priorities. The position will issue news releases, coordinate media interviews and public forums on behalf of the company.
The position will coordinate work with outside counsel and consultants, as needed.
The position will directly interact with senior business leaders to communicate legislative, regulatory, and community developments and developing strategic plans to address these developments. This position will also heavily interact with state and local lawmakers and staff, and agency officials. This position will take an active role in developing relationships and partnerships with non-government organizations (NGOs) and other individual stakeholders and groups.
Minimum Required Qualifications