Invariant, a bipartisan government relations and communications firm providing strategic advice to companies, trade associations, non-profits, and individuals, seeks a senior lobbyist with strong ties to Republican members to join our growing national security practice. 


What you will do

  • Develop and implement federal advocacy strategies for leading defense technology companies, Fortune 500 companies, trade associations, and others
  • Represent clients on Capitol Hill, within the executive branch including the Executive Office of the President, before federal regulatory agencies, in industry coalitions, and at other policy functions
  • Craft and execute strategic client engagement plans
  • Research and draft policy updates, issue papers, one-pagers, and other collateral for distribution to clients as well as to Capitol Hill, the Administration, and other external audiences
  • Spot issues and disseminate timely information to clients
  • Contribute to and participate in business development efforts


Who you are

  • 10 or more years of experience on Capitol Hill and/or relevant government affairs organizations
  • Familiarity with the federal legislative process and understanding of federal agencies and relevant third parties and associations
  • Demonstrated expertise in national security issues and annual legislation including appropriations and the National Defense Authorization Act
  • Ability to translate client priorities to federal policymakers and vice versa
  • Excellent organizational skills to manage multiple projects and competing deadlines
  • Comfortable and adaptive when working in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Solid communication skills and ability to manage both up and down
  • Sense of humor and team-first mentality
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