The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) is looking to fill the position of Director, Government Relations.

The incumbent will be responsible for managing government relations activities for the railway industry in Canada with a broad range of stakeholders and issues.

The overall objective of this position is to act as an in-house lobbyist for the Railway Association of Canada in Ottawa and select provincial capitals and municipalities. The incumbent will liaise with a network of contacts (internal and external) to proactively develop, coordinate and carry out advocacy plans that protect and advance the interests of the railway industry as well as achieve increased knowledge and communication between the RAC, government officials (elected and appointed) and other external stakeholders.

Location: Headquarters - Ottawa
Start date: Immediate
Salary range: Commensurate with knowledge and experience; plus benefits
Travel: Frequent travel required
Reporting to: Vice-President Public and Corporate Affairs.

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume in confidence by February 6, 2015 to with a covering letter (no more than 750 words) describing their interest and suitability for the position.

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