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Government and Public Affairs Campaigner

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Date: 23-Nov-2020

Location: TW

Company: Greenpeace East Asia

Purpose and Scope of the Job

The Government and Public Affairs Campaigner is responsible for developing effective relationship and lobbying strategy with key actors in governmental organizations in the respective jurisdiction to promote Greenpeace campaign and organizational goals. Working closely with the campaign teams on legislation and government policy, the campaigner will ensure the effective integration of political advice into campaigns and organizational development.

Job responsibilities
  • Work with campaign teams and other colleagues to develop and implement government advocacy-related strategies and projects.
  • Actively engage in building and maintaining effective relationships with players in governmental and public sectors (i.e. state owned and/or operated enterprises and institutions) in order to promote campaign and our organizational mission. 
  • Provide expertise with respect to political issues and government operations.
  • Keep abreast of existing and emerging issues in the political and public domains which are related to the environment and Greenpeace. Analyze new development in support of campaign goals. Analyze new development in support of campaign goals.
  • Organize activities and other public events. Represent the organization and respond to public speaking requests as needed. Attend and/or organize conferences. Respond to public inquiries about his/her own area of work. Prepare materials and publications.
  • Be able to operate in fast changing circumstances with ability to quickly and effectively adjust plans to best deliver objectives.
  • Undertake other duties as assigned by the Unit Head. 
Competencies Profile
Act with integrity
Champion for Change
Coordinate & Implement Plans
Demonstrate Resilience
Strive for Result & Quality
Influence Others (internal & external)
Strategic Thinking
Negotiate with Others (internal & external)
Build Networks (internal & external)
Critical Thinking
Skills and Expertise required

Knowledge of Domestic Politics
Presentation and lobbying skills
Goods Chinese writing skills

Specific Work Environment

Works in a standard office environment and is frequently required to travel to other Greenpeace offices, campaign locations or locations where environmental problems require the presence of Greenpeace representatives.

Compensation Info

Job Segment: Public Policy, Government