Government Affairs Manager

Job Description

Siemens Russia has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Government Affairs Manager based in Moscow. As Government Affairs Manager you will champion and preserve Siemen’s brand in Russia and assigned countries by developing and implementing an effective public relations strategy with a particular focus on cross-business strategic campaigns.

Reporting to CEO Siemens Russia the successful candidate will be working as part of our team with the responsibility for the delivery of strategic and topic-led public relations work.

What are the main responsibilities?

  • Represents Siemens´ interests with local or regional legislatures, government agencies, and regional/national industry associations (AHK, RSPP, etc.) on the respective level,
  • Monitors relevant legislation and proposes and/or implement communication activities towards political stakeholders,
  • Prepares political briefings for internal Top Management,
  • May assist SOCs in acquiring procurement objectives of the local/regional government,
  • May liaise with authorities and local legislative and executive branch officials advising them of company concerns,
  • May recommend political contributions to local/regional officials,
  • Evolves and maintains personal contacts to the major stakeholders in the decision process,
  • Identify, brief and manage agencies to create and deliver agreed campaigns and monitor performance

What do I need to qualify for this role?

  • Strong, hands-on experience gained ideally within a corporate press office or within government,
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  • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills,
  • Good knowledge and contacts in Russian media, Ministers’ office, Presidential Administration of Russia,
  • Excellent IT skills and Microsoft Office,
  • Understanding and experience of using social media in a business environment,
  • A passion for current affairs and news

Siemens, the leading global engineering and technology services company, has been active in Russia for over 170 years. We provide innovative solutions to help tackle major challenges, across all our businesses.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: OOO Siemens

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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