Work hard, have fun and make history with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Public Policy. The Senior Manager will join a growing, dynamic team and be able to enhance AWS’ advocacy before primarily state and local policymakers in Brazil.
Like our business interests, our policy issues are broad, forward thinking, and driven by what is best for our customers.
The Senior Manager, AWS Public Policy Brazil, will develop and execute strategic local government affairs objectives for engagement on AWS business and policy priorities at state and local levels to support our growing business in Brazil.
This position will lead state and local government outreach and establish relationships with public officials in local communities, including where we have existing operations and potential development.
This position will also be responsible for engaging on city and state ordinances and regulations, working closely with outside consultants and our trade associations.
The Senior Manager will work collaboratively with key internal Amazon stakeholders, including the broader AWS Americas Public Policy team, the Amazon Consumer Public Policy team, and the AWS infrastructure, public sector and commercial sales, security, public relations, tax and legal teams.
The candidate will assess and anticipate public policy matters, oversee and coordinate external advocacy efforts, outreach programs, and key initiatives, in particular at the state and local levels.
The Senior Manager is responsible for building positive relationships across public and private sectors in Brazil.
The position will involve a significant amount of travel in the future and will preferably be based in Sao Paulo or Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Strategic Objectives and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Head of AWS Public Policy Brazil, the Senior Manager Public Policy position will :
B or Master’s degree preferred). A Bachelor’s degree is also required
create factual, relevant and easily understandable talking points and other messaging; and persuasively deliver messaging to relevant audiences.
Think critically, process data from multiple sources, forecast potential scenarios, prioritize based on probability and desired outcome, and recommend a best course of action.
Ability to intelligently build a course of action, analyze trade-offs, and make recommendations even in ambiguous situations.
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