Lobbyist

A Lobbyist works to influence political policy by petitioning government leaders and lawmakers. Voters initiate lobbying, other lawmakers, or associations—lobbying companies, which are similar to public relations firms and government legislators. Lobbyist educate government officials and corporate officers. Participates in advertising campaigns. And works to influence opinion leaders.

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KEY SKILLS

  • Analytical

  • Persuasive

  • Research

  • Diplomatic

  • Different legal systems

  • Organisation

  • Social

  • Creative

  • Resourceful

  • Interpersonal Skills

PROS


  • Job security grows proportionally with every year of experience

  • With increased familiarity, you gain the trust of several politicians and are considered highly valuable

  • Your job involves you being charming and speaking your mind

  • Their research gives you an upper hand with the politicians

  • You have the opportunity to influence the legislations passed

CONS

  • You need to have influential connections

  • It is difficult to integrate yourself with the system

  • Companies and governments often rely upon one person in the field to make sure all programs and policies are being implemented and managed

  • It takes long hours spent on the phone and writing letters, trying to rouse the community to get involved

  • They suffer a reputation of mistrust and are known for greasing their palms every once in a while when persuasion falls short

OPPORTUNITY TYPES

GOT WHAT IT TAKES?

  • Government

  • Think tanks

  • Labour Unions

  • Corporations

  • Environmental organisations

  • Pharmaceutical Compnaies

  • You are persuasive

  • You work towards getting your efforts materialized

  • You love entertaining people and groups

  • You want to revitalize economically challenged communities

  • You don't budge from what you believe in

KEY OPPORTUNITIES

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

  • BGR Government Affairs LLC

  • Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP

  • Chamber Hill Strategies LLC

  • Ferox Strategies LLC

  • Ickes & Enright Group Inc.

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