Director of State Government Affairs
California and West Region
Posted on 3/22/2024
Shipt

5,001-10,000 employees

Personalized grocery shopping and delivery service
Company Overview
Shipt stands out as a leading personal shopping and delivery service, covering a vast 80% of households across 5,000+ U.S. cities, providing a diverse marketplace of retailers and products. The company's culture is centered around a community of dedicated shoppers who prioritize customer preferences and real-time communication, ensuring a personalized and efficient shopping experience. Shipt's competitive edge lies in its user-friendly app, same-day delivery service, and commitment to customer satisfaction, demonstrated by their flexible membership plans and attentive shopper community.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$65.3M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Birmingham, Alabama

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-3%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

1%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA • Birmingham, AL, USA • Remote in USA • Minneapolis...
Experience Level
Entry
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CategoriesNew
Legal
Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
  • 6-10 years of experience in policy, government affairs, lobbying or advocacy work
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven track record building policy programs that achieve results
  • Ability to travel as needed
  • Experience working with an app-based company and/or labor experience preferred
Responsibilities
  • Design and implement a state advocacy approach
  • Advocate on behalf of Shipt in state capitols and city halls
  • Advise on and influence policies and legislation
  • Manage relationships with trade associations and industry partners
  • Communicate the impact of proposed legislation/regulations
  • Collaborate with colleagues on Shipt's Government Affairs team
  • Establish strong relationships with key internal partners
  • Partner with senior leadership and key partners in legal, operations, and human resources
  • Advise on potential reputational implications and mitigate risk
  • Partner closely with the government affairs team at Target
  • Develop subject matter expertise on a wide range of policy issues
  • Provide company leaders with opportunities to develop relationships with elected officials