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Vice President - Public Policy - 1.0 FTE

Essentia Health
Duluth, MN 55802
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Building Location:

Miller Dwan Medical Center


48260 Office of CEO

Job Description:

This position is responsible for facilitating and establishing Essentia Health policy agenda in collaboration with Essentia leadership. The individual leads lobbying efforts in Essentias interest and monitors legislative action as it impacts Essentias Mission and strategies.
The VP, Public Policy collaborates with Essentia leadership to establish a position on matters of public policy. As a direct report to the CEO, this individual serves an integral role in identifying and addressing concerns about policy gaps that affect both acute and long-term needs of the organization.
The individual is responsible for monitoring legislative and agency action on matters of interest and impact to Essentia as well as implementing tactics to address them, including drafting written statements of position to be introduced as legislation, amendments or otherwise used to advance Essentias interests; testifying on behalf of Essentia at the State and Federal level.
The VP, Public Policy works with Essentia Finance and market leaders to interpret the regulatory and budget impacts of legislative/regulatory action on Essentia.
The VP, Public Policy serves as an important and credible liaison between Essentia and legislative, agency and association personnel making policy decisions affecting Essentia. In order to establish this credibility, the individual must regularly meet with policy makers, individually or as a participant in numerous legislative, association and agency meetings.
The VP, Public Policy is responsible for overseeing activities at the city and county level which similarly affect Essentias interest. This individual plays a critical role in supporting Essentias interests during major building projects or other high profile and sensitive times.
At all times, the VP, Public Policy will uphold Essentias mission, values and ethical standards and demonstrate the behavioral and service expectation described in our policies and procedures.

Education Qualifications:


A minimum of seven years experience supporting public policy initiatives in a corporate, association, not-for-profit, law firm or similar setting.


A Bachelors degree is required. An advanced degree, including a JD, is preferred.



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Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-29
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