Job type full-time
Full job description
Remote legal jr1764 full time
The strategy behind the game.
We’re searching for a government affairs manager to engage in legislative and regulatory issues impacting the business across the countryAs part of the government affairs team, you will work closely with business units throughout the company as well as with lobbyists, legislators, and regulators to shape legislation and regulation governing sports betting, igaming, and fantasy sportsWhen you join us, you’ll play a key role in determining the legal framework for sports betting, igaming, and fantasy sports in states across the nationSound good to you? join us.
What you`ll do as a manager, legal and government affairs
Assist in coordination and oversight of multi-state legislative effort
Advise on government affairs strategy for company
Manage strategy and contract lobbyists and various state efforts
Develop and maintain relationships with key policy makers
Review and draft legislation and analyze its impact on the company
Draft comments on proposed legislation and regulations
Testify at legislative hearings and meetings
Assist company in obtaining appropriate licenses
Monitor developments in industry and provide relevant and timely insight
Strategize and coordinate efforts with communications team
Perform other duties as assigned
What you`ll bring:
Knowledge of gaming industry and laws impacting gaming businesses
J.dAnd five years of working experience required
Excellent verbal communication and writing skills for both technical and non-technical audiences
Excellent interpersonal skills and collaborative attitude
Ability to spot issues and propose solutions
Ability to timely respond to new demands, priorities, and challenges
This position could require travel up to 30% of the timePosition can be based in boston or remote.
Who are we a good fit for?
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spiritOur work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problemsIf that sounds good to you, join us.
We are draftkings.
We’re inspired by our shared passion for developing creative solutions to complex challenges and empowering the people around us to do their best workWe are industry leaders in the digital entertainment and technology space propelled by constant curiosity and diverse perspectives.
Our teams are fueled by innovationWe are looking ahead, building what’s next, and continuously reinventing the industryWe’re a publicly traded (nasdaq: dkng) technology company headquartered in boston, with teams around the world and an expanding global presence.
We strive to create a place where all feel safe, empowered, engaged, championed, and inspiredDraftkings is proud to be an equal opportunity employerThis means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.
Ready to build what’s next? apply now.
As a regulated gaming company, you may be required to obtain a gaming license issued by the appropriate state agency as a condition of employment.