Autodesk is seeking an experienced professional to lead public policy and government affairs initiatives for the company, including advocacy of its policy priorities and values before government officials globally.
Reporting to the Chief Legal Officer, the Vice President of Government Affairs will work with Autodesk’s senior leaders to establish corporate public policy and government affairs priorities and execute a strategy to realize these objectives. This individual will raise Autodesk’s presence and influence in the U.S. with Congress, the Executive Branch and state and local public officials, and with leaders in the EU and other key markets. This individual will be an influential leader in Autodesk’s public policy trade associations in the U.S. and abroad, and present Autodesk’s priorities and values persuasively in media, public hearings, policy conferences and other high-profile public events around the world.
The Vice President of Government Affairs will lead the global government affairs team and manage its budget and resources, including consultants worldwide. This individual will partner closely with business colleagues to align policy advocacy with business strategic objectives, and communicate effectively about the company’s government affairs priorities to key stakeholders, including employees, customers and investors.
With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It’s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.