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Welcome to the Venn Strategies Human Resources and Career Page. We thank you for your interest in employment with our firm.

Venn Strategies provides a fast-paced working environment with challenging and engaging opportunities for people at all professional levels. Whether you are just starting your career or you are an experienced professional, we invite you to explore career and/or internship opportunities with Venn. We are always searching for new talent.

Venn’s client work sits at the crossroads of the political and policy landscape, focusing on health, oversight, critical infrastructure, tax and financial service issues. If you are looking for an exciting career at the nexus of politics and policy, Venn is the right place for you.

Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer.

If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.

Thank you again for visiting the Venn Strategies Human Resources and Career Page! If you are interested in joining the Venn team, we encourage you to contact us at job@vennstrategies.com.

  • Associate, Critical Infrastructure

    Position Summary

    Venn Strategies is a fast-paced, nationally recognized full-service government and public affairs firm based in Washington, DC. Our track record of success is a function of our broad array of working relationships, our strategic expertise and our impeccable bipartisan reputation across the policy and political spectrum.

    We offer our clients a wide range of deliverables focused on advocacy, issue management, coalition management, grassroots engagement, alliance development and strategic advisory services. Specializing in matters of health care, tax, economic policy, financial services, trade and critical infrastructure, our firm strikes a critical balance providing the depth and breadth of a major political powerhouse, combined with the personal attention and engagement that only a principal-driven boutique can offer.

    Venn is seeking an Associate with experience in infrastructure policy and programs. The ideal candidate will possess 2-3 years’ relevant experience to support our growing critical infrastructure group. Must have a proven track record with federal policymaking and a familiarity with and passion for energy, security, environmental, trade, and economic development issues.

     

    Experience:

    • 2-3 years of relevant policy experience

     

    Responsibilities:

    • The candidate will help with research, analysis, and writing on client priorities and supporting multiple client teams with complex projects and tasks.
    • When requested, produce quality memorandums summarizing relevant policy issues for clients.
    • Watch hearings and other key meetings and produce detailed notes and memorandums relevant to client priorities.
    • Conduct administrative functions including scheduling meetings, note taking in meetings, and process tracking for the purposes of regular client reporting.
    • Prepare and process client account paperwork, as needed.
    • Establish, maintain and update files, databases, records and/or other documents.
    • Operate standard office equipment and use the required software applications.
    • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

     

    Required:

    • Must have 2-3 years’ relevant experience to support growing critical infrastructure practice.
    • Be enthusiastic and hardworking, capable of multi-tasking.
    • Must possess strong project management skills, excellent research and communications (written and oral) abilities.
    • Must be able to function well on a team.
    • Knowledge of Congressional and regulatory processes and major policy initiatives in Congress and the Executive Branch strongly preferred.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
    • Uphold a professional image with external and internal business contacts.
    • Work ethically and with integrity, including maintaining client and firm confidentiality.
    • Maintain the highest level of discretion with confidential and sensitive information.
    • Effective problem-solving skills to resolve routine client questions.
    • Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects.
    • Ability to follow instructions, including a strong adherence to meet deadlines.
    • Excellent organizational skills to prioritize and complete work efficiently.

     

    How to Apply:

    Send a cover letter and resume to job@vennstrategies.com. Please put “CI Associate” in the subject line.

     

    EEOC Statement

    Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer. If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.

  • Associate, Healthcare

    Position Summary

    Venn Strategies is a fast-paced, nationally recognized full-service government and public affairs firm based in Washington, DC. Our track record of success is a function of our broad array of working relationships, our strategic expertise and our impeccable bipartisan reputation across the policy and political spectrum.

    We offer our clients a wide range of deliverables focused on advocacy, issue management, coalition management, grassroots engagement, alliance development and strategic advisory services. Specializing in matters of health care, tax, economic policy, financial services, trade and critical infrastructure, our firm strikes a critical balance providing the depth and breadth of a major political powerhouse, combined with the personal attention and engagement that only a principal-driven boutique can offer.

    Venn is seeking a full-time Healthcare associate with experience in congressional or executive branch health policy initiatives. The ideal candidate will possess strong project management skills with excellent research and communication abilities.

     

    Experience:

    • Research in healthcare policy with either regulatory or political emphasis that will support a growing healthcare practice.
    • Federal or state agency, congressional or private sector experience in program management, research or special projects.
    • Strong writing skills and experience in producing memos showing policy issues and policy/political process knowledge; internal and client meeting agendas; cogent reports on relevant events and news developments. Document production skills and abilities must be strong.

     

    Responsibilities:

    • The ideal candidate will excel in research, cover complex hearings and events with a comprehensive grasp on content to produce clear, well-thought-out and relevant documents.
    • Excel in a deadline-driven environment with a can-do attitude; ability and wherewithal to communicate challenges in advance of deadlines with the foresight to come up with alternatives and/or challenge solutions.
    • Take clear notes which reflect critical information while in client and team meetings.
    • Track and alert real-time bills, hearings, mark-ups and news.
    • Assist with scheduling meetings for clients, team members, congressional and administration staff.
    • Speak knowledgeably on healthcare policy and political topics.
    • Proactively manage work process and seek out inputs for client projects using
      • Meetings
      • Trackers
      • regular reports
      • political mapping
    • Support lobby day or hill briefing with scheduling, outreach and other logistics.

     

    Required:

    • Strong time-management, judgment and written and verbal communication skills.
    • Experience providing accurate, timely and on-point research.
    • Demonstrated ability to provide effective organizational, project and process support.
    • Strong desire to learn relevant issues within the healthcare scope through inquiry and subject matter research (independently and assigned) all with an attentive approach to assignments.
    • Proficient in PowerPoint and Office 360.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in healthcare policy, political science or related field.

     

    EEOC Statement

    Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer.

    If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.

    Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. Send cover letter and resume to job@vennstrategies.com. Please put “Healthcare Associate” in the subject line.

  • Associate, Tax and Financial Services

    Position Summary

    Venn Strategies is a fast-paced, nationally recognized full-service government and public affairs firm based in Washington, DC. Our track record of success is a function of our broad array of working relationships, our strategic expertise and our impeccable bipartisan reputation across the policy and political spectrum.

    We offer our clients a wide range of deliverables focused on advocacy, issue management, coalition management, grassroots engagement, alliance development and strategic advisory services. Specializing in matters of health care, tax, economic policy, financial services, trade and critical infrastructure, our firm strikes a critical balance providing the depth and breadth of a major political powerhouse, combined with the personal attention and engagement that only a principal-driven boutique can offer.

    Venn is seeking an Associate for the tax and financial services practice.  The ideal candidate will:

    • Possess 1-3 years of relevant professional experience to support the tax and financial services practice.
    • Be enthusiastic, hard-working, detail-oriented and capable of multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment.
    • Hold strong project management skills, excellent research and communications (written and oral) abilities.
    • Demonstrate basic knowledge of congressional and regulatory processes and major policy initiatives in Congress and the Executive Branch.
    • Be digitally savvy and able to track political processes and news in real-time for client and team projects. Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
    • Uphold a professional image with external and internal business contacts.
    • Work ethically and with integrity, including maintaining client and firm confidentiality.
    • Maintain the highest level of discretion with confidential and sensitive information.
    • Possess effective problem-solving skills to resolve routine client questions.
    • Be sensitive to instruction with a strong adherence to deadlines and ability to ask questions for clarity early and often as necessary.
    • Hold excellent organizational skills to prioritize and complete work efficiently.
    • Demonstrate flexibility with potential shifts in tasks, projects, and time.
    • Have a team and client oriented attitude with a strong and proactive work ethic; willing to offer assistance to the team and firm whenever possible.

     

    As an Associate, the candidate will offer research and analysis on client priorities.

    • Support client teams with complex projects and tasks as well as administrative aspects of client meeting preparation such as document production, scheduling, note-taking, etc.
    • Track political and policy environment impacting client issues in real-time (including monitoring Twitter/social media) for regular team and client information-sharing.
    • When requested, produce memos summarizing policy and political issues for clients.
    • Cover hearings, briefings and produce coverage memos relevant to client priorities.
    • Track client team process and progress for regular team reporting.
    • Support client grassroots type efforts including local in-district and DC client lobby days.
    • Establish, maintain and update files, databases, records and/or other documents.
    • Operate standard office equipment and use the required software applications.
    • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

     

    How to Apply:

    Send cover letter and resume to job@vennstrategies.com. Please put “Associate Tax and Financial Services” in the subject line.

     

    EEOC Statement

    Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer. If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.

  • Senior Associate, Healthcare

    Position Summary

    Venn Strategies is a fast-paced, nationally recognized full-service government and public affairs firm based in Washington, DC. Our track record of success is a function of our broad array of working relationships, our strategic expertise and our impeccable bipartisan reputation across the policy and political spectrum.

    We offer our clients a wide range of deliverables focused on advocacy, issue management, coalition management, grassroots engagement, alliance development and strategic advisory services. Specializing in matters of health care, tax, economic policy, financial services, trade and critical infrastructure, our firm strikes a critical balance providing the depth and breadth of a major political powerhouse, combined with the personal attention and engagement that only a principal-driven boutique can offer.

    Venn is seeking a Senior Associate with Healthcare knowledge. The ideal candidate will possess 5 or more years of experience working in healthcare policy and should have strong knowledge of congressional and federal issues; entities and processes; and a clear understanding of the healthcare marketplace.  All applicants must be client-oriented, possess a strong work ethic, enjoy working across issues, interest groups and political ideologies.

     

    Experience:

    • Must have a minimum 5 years of federal policy/political experience.
    • Must have strong knowledge of healthcare congressional and federal committees/agencies and their policy-making processes.
    • Must have a clear understanding of major healthcare policy issues including Medicare and Medicaid.
    • Must be client-oriented, an excellent communicator and researcher, digitally savvy, creative thinker, and team player with a strong work ethic.
    • Must also possess a strong ability to multi-task, work directly with external stakeholders and across party lines.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Research, cover complex hearings and events with a comprehensive grasp on content to produce clear, well-thought-out and relevant documents.
    • Excel in a deadline-driven environment with a can-do attitude; ability and wherewithal to communicate challenges in advance of deadlines with the foresight to come up with alternatives and/or challenge solutions.
    • Take clear notes which reflect critical information while in client and team meetings.
    • Track and alert real-time bills, hearings, mark-ups and news.
    • Speak knowledgeably on healthcare policy and political topics.
    • Proactively manage work process and seek out inputs for client projects using
      • Meetings
      • Trackers
      • regular reports
      • political mapping
    • Support lobby day or hill briefing with scheduling, outreach and other logistics.

     

    Required:

    • Shows interest in and demonstrates strong subject matter and process knowledge relevant to clients, teams and the firm.
    • Experience providing accurate, timely and on-point research.
    • Produces superb research and has excellent written/verbal communication skills
    • Produces clear, well-thought-out and relevant documents
    • Produces capable original analysis
    • Proficient in PowerPoint and Office 360.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in healthcare policy, political science or related field.

     

    How to Apply:

    Send cover letter and resume to job@vennstrategies.com. Please put “Sr. Associate, Healthcare” in the subject line.

     

    EEOC Statement

    Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer. If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.

  • Assistant Vice President, Continuum Health

    Position Summary

    Continuum Health Advisors is a venture of Venn Strategies, an independent government affairs and public affairs firm based in Washington, DC. Continuum’s mission is Drive health equity through partnerships with organizations dedicated to improving the health of all Americans. We offer strategic planning, policy analysis, advocacy and enhanced intersectoral collaboration. Continuum is led by public health policy experts with experience in the public and private sectors.

    Continuum is seeking an Assistant Vice President who is becoming an expert in health policy and the policymaking process with a background in advocacy or association work. The ideal candidate will be versatile in managing client needs with maturity and grace while demonstrating proficiency in health policy. This role will be key in executing high-impact partnerships and developing innovative policies and is perfect for someone who excels in both external affairs and relationship management as well as policy development and analysis.

     

    Experience In:

    • Complex project management.
    • Handling multiple competing priorities with the keen ability to be agile while working under pressure and meeting deadlines.
    • A detailed understanding of health disparities, social determinants of health, Medicaid and Medicare.
    • Working in associations or on grassroots programs/projects.
    • Research and analysis, writing and packaging information in a usable and understandable format.

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Track and analyze relevant federal and state activity related to population health and health equity.
    • Develop and maintain strong relationships with allied organizations in key public health areas (health disparities, health policy, community health, education, behavioral science).
    • Manage relationships with third party groups conducting educational activities related to clinical research and precision medicine
    • Execute priority projects to advance understanding and awareness of diversity in clinical research, especially related to precision medicine.
    • Support the development of policy proposals related to value-based care in Medicare and Medicaid through research and analysis.

     

    Required:

    • Master’s degree in public health, health disparities or relevant discipline. Bachelor’s degree may be substituted for applicants with extensive experience demonstrating the qualifications described.
    • Five (5) or more years of experience in public health, health policy or related field.
    • Highly advanced communication skills, both written and oral.
    • Demonstrated ability to produce results.
    • Eager to make impactful change, proactive, enthusiastic and hardworking.
    • Dedicated to health equity and community-driven public health innovation.
    • This position is for an individual contributor who enjoys client services, is flexible, accommodating and above all has excellent people skills.

     

    How to Apply:

    Send cover letter and resume to job@vennstrategies.com. Please put “AVP Continuum Health” in the subject line.

     

    EEO Statement

    Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer. If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.

  • Vice President, Critical Infrastructure

    Position Summary

    Venn Strategies is a fast-paced, nationally recognized full-service government and public affairs firm based in Washington, DC. Our track record of success is a function of our broad array of working relationships, our strategic expertise and our impeccable bipartisan reputation across the policy and political spectrum.

    We offer our clients a wide range of deliverables focused on advocacy, issue management, coalition management, grassroots engagement, alliance development and strategic advisory services. Specializing in matters of health care, tax, economic policy, financial services, trade and critical infrastructure, our firm strikes a critical balance providing the depth and breadth of a major political powerhouse, combined with the personal attention and engagement that only a principal-driven boutique can offer.

    Venn is seeking a Vice President with experience in regulatory and legislative infrastructure policy. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience within an agency as a political or career staffer and/or as a government relations professional for a trade association, company, or firm. A successful applicant should demonstrate legislative or regulatory successes and have strong, current, relationships with senior-level political staff and third-party organizations.

     

    Experience:

    • Independently manage client advocacy and project efforts
    • Has and maintains deep content competency in one or more subject areas related to infrastructure policy (e.g., energy, security, technology, environment, trade, transportation)
    • Mapping and executing a linear plan for achieving client/project goals
    • Leading client and advocacy meetings confidently with desired outcomes

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Effectively engage with senior-level political and policy relationships and in third-party organizations to support client and firm goals
    • Demonstrate the ability to independently generate clear deliverables for the firm and clients
    • Anticipate project needs and engage internal and external assets to meet them
    • Identify challenges to reach targeted objectives, and engage appropriate resources to seek alternative approaches in a timely and thoughtful way
    • Be a strong and consistent mentor to junior staff members
    • Provide clear value to business development pitches
    • Identify opportunities to expand client work
    • Show clear initiative in bringing policy ideas to the management team and clients on how to achieve client business goals
    • Identify and work to address staffing gaps
    • Demonstrate superlative analytical and communications skills, both written and oral
    • Provide regular, constructive input to improve the operations of the firm and to bolster the value of the firm’s client work

     

    How to Apply:

    Send cover letter and resume to job@vennstrategies.com. Please put “CI VP” in the subject line.

     

    EEOC Statement

    Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer. If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.

  • Vice President, Healthcare

    Position Summary

    Venn Strategies is a fast-paced, nationally recognized full-service government and public affairs firm based in Washington, DC. Our track record of success is a function of our broad array of working relationships, our strategic expertise and our impeccable bipartisan reputation across the policy and political spectrum.

    We offer our clients a wide range of deliverables focused on advocacy, issue management, coalition management, grassroots engagement, alliance development and strategic advisory services. Specializing in matters of health care, tax, economic policy, financial services, trade and critical infrastructure, our firm strikes a critical balance providing the depth and breadth of a major political powerhouse, combined with the personal attention and engagement that only a principal-driven boutique can offer.

    Venn is seeking a Vice President with experience in legislative and regulatory work.  Medicare and Medicaid knowledge is strongly desired and medical association work as a lobbyist or government affairs professional is ideal. For success, the applicant should demonstrate legislative or regulatory successes and have strong, current, relationships with senior-level political staff and third-party organizations.

     

    Experience:

    • Independently manage client advocacy and project efforts
    • Has and maintains deep content competency in one or more subject areas related to public health policy
    • Mapping and executing a linear plan for achieving client/project goals
    • Leading client and advocacy meetings confidently with desired outcomes

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Effectively engage with senior-level political and policy relationships and in third-party organizations to support client and firm goals
    • Demonstrate the ability to independently generate clear deliverables for the firm and clients
    • Anticipate project needs and engage internal and external assets to meet them
    • Identify challenges to reach targeted objectives, and engage appropriate resources to seek alternative approaches in a timely and thoughtful way
    • Be a strong and consistent mentor to junior staff members
    • Provide clear value to business development pitches
    • Identify opportunities to expand client work
    • Show clear initiative in bringing policy ideas to the management team and clients on how to achieve client business goals
    • Identify and work to address staffing gaps
    • Demonstrate superlative analytical and communications skills, both written and oral
    • Provide regular, constructive input to improve the operations of the firm and to bolster the value of the firm’s client work

     

    How to Apply:

    Send cover letter and resume to job@vennstrategies.com. Please put “Vice President, Healthcare” in the subject line.

     

    EEO Statement

    Venn’s employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, marital status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law. Venn is an equal opportunity employer. If you require an alternative method of application or screening, please contact Human Resources.