VP – Government Affairs

Updated on 6/6/2024



201-500 employees

Computer vision-based parking and payment solutions

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning
Real Estate
Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$185k - $250kAnnually

+ healthcare + 401(k) plan + disability coverage + life insurance + stock options + bonus plans


Los Angeles, CA, USA

Required Skills
Public Policy
Business Strategy
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) required
  • 10+ years of relevant experience at a fast-paced company
  • Proven leadership in integrating government relations and public policy with business strategy, operations, communications, and marketing
  • Experience identifying, researching, and distilling complex national, state, and/or local regulatory issues and opportunities
  • Demonstrated ability to build and sustain relationships with government officials and community leaders
  • Exceptional leadership and management skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate and influence cross-functional teams
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a data-driven approach to decision-making
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to articulate complex concepts in a clear and compelling manner
  • Experience in AI technology, mobility, real estate, or related fields is a plus
  • Establish the strategic direction for the government affairs function to advance the company’s business goals and objectives
  • Collaborate closely with Communications, Marketing, and CEO’s Office to execute a brand policy campaign
  • Serve as primary point of contact for all matters related to governmental relations and public policy
  • Cultivate relationships and lead engagement with regulatory bodies, legislative offices, government agencies, and community organizations
  • Identify and assess regulatory and political risks
  • Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders to integrate government affairs strategies with broader business priorities
  • Manage relationships with external consultants, lobbyists, and other relevant partners
  • Stay current on regulatory trends and developments
  • Represent Metropolis in industry associations, forums, and public events

Metropolis utilizes computer vision and machine learning to revolutionize parking, eliminating the need for cash, credit cards, or tickets. The company is also exploring technology for enabling "checkout-free" experiences in physical spaces, enhancing the overall parking and payment experience.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



Santa Monica, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth