The VP, Government Relations will analyze state regulatory and legislative policy impacting property and casualty (P&C) insurance, develop substantive recommendations, and propose strategic priorities that advance and protect Arch’s P&C insurance business objectives and reputation among the various insurance departments as well as the broader stakeholder community including trade associations. Responsible for developing and maintaining broad relationships with the various insurance departments, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, and key trade association personnel. Responsible for tracking, analyzing, and anticipating P&C insurance developments and trends, helping developing Arch’s policy perspective, and communicating that to policymakers and other influencers as appropriate and consistent with the strategy. This may include the drafting of talking points, policy memoranda, comment letters, or other advocacy content.
Bachelor’s Degree in political science, public policy, public relations or a related field. Law degree or relevant advanced degree preferred. Requires extensive knowledge of mortgage industry/markets and 5-10 years of professional experience in the state government and/or federal government relations/public affairs.