Global Public Policy Associate
Company: Blackrock, Inc.
Location: New York
Posted on: November 22, 2021
As part of our responsibilities to our shareholders and clients,
BlackRock advocates for public policies that we believe are in our
shareholders' and clients' long-term best interests. The Global
Public Policy Group supports the creation of regulatory regimes
that increase financial market transparency, protect investors, and
facilitate responsible growth of capital markets, while preserving
consumer choice and properly balancing benefits versus
implementation costs. Job Description: The responsibilities of an
Associate in the Global Public Policy Group include:
- Support efforts to monitor and advocate on relevant U.S. public
policy issues, with a particular focus on market structure
- Support production of comment letters and public policy
position papers, including drafting and editing content, tracking
deadlines, and ensuring proper submission.
- Develop and maintain relationships with key policymakers,
industry peers, trade associations, and other stakeholders.
- Assist in preparation of materials for meetings with
policymakers, clients, and trade organizations.
- Assist in preparation of speaking remarks and PowerPoint slides
for senior members of the team. Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree with strong record of academic
- Major in public policy or political science and/or relevant
legislative/public policy internship experience are a plus.
- 3-5+ years of experience in asset management preferred.
- Strong PowerPoint skills and proficiency in Microsoft
- Strong writing and research skills; strategic and creative
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple
ongoing deliverables and tight deadlines.
- Ability to clearly articulate ideas to internal and external
audiences across all levels of senior management is
- Interest in financial services regulation.
- Good judgment and impeccable ethics; desire to succeed in a
demanding, innovative, entrepreneurial environment.
- Exceptional organizational skills and keen attention to detail.
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide
range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition
reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working
parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and
be there for the people you care about. About BlackRock At
BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and
more people experience financial well-being.--Our clients, and the
people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their
children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their
investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support
businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that
connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive
progress. This mission would not be possible without our smartest
investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're
dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel
welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and
development opportunities to help them thrive. BlackRock is proud
to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We
evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color,
national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses
protected by law. BlackRock will consider for employment qualified
applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent
with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair
chance law. "I really love my work in corporate strategy-it's the
best job, in terms of what I want to achieve and where I can
excel." As a people-centric business, our long-term sustainability
depends on our employees and culture. We have more than 16,000
employees in 35+ different countries who speak over 80 languages.
We also serve millions of clients from different cultures around
the world. We believe a wide range of perspectives and talent is
crucial to creating a richer culture for our employees and a better
experience for our clients. How we typically hire experienced
professionals As a global investment manager and fiduciary to our
clients, our purpose at BlackRock is to help everyone experience
financial well-being. Since 1999, we've been a leading provider of
financial technology, and our clients turn to us for the solutions
they need when planning for their most important goals. BlackRock
is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We
are committed to equal employment opportunity to all applicants and
existing employees and we evaluate qualified applicants without
regard to race, creed, color, national origin, sex (including
pregnancy and gender identity/expression), sexual orientation, age,
ancestry, physical or mental disability, marital status, political
affiliation, religion, citizenship status, genetic information,
veteran status, or any other basis protected under applicable
federal, state, or local law. View the EEO is the Law poster and
its supplement , and the pay transparency policy . BlackRock is
committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations
to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable
accommodation because of a disability for any part of the
employment process, please send an e-mail to
Disability.Assistance@blackrock.com and let us know the nature of
your request and your contact information.
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