Sponsored Links: Google Nigeria Recruitment for Public Policy Team 2017 – See Application, Eligibility, Requirements and other guidelines below. Closing Date Not Specified Job title Public Policy Team Location/City Lagos Qualification Graduate Google Nigeria Recruitment for Public Policy Team: Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants for the 2017 Google Nigeria Recruitment for Public Policy Team. Interested applicant ought to follow the details and procedures on this page to secure this opportunity. As a member of Google’s Public Policy team, you help shape various product and issue agendas with policy makers inside and outside government. In addition, you will help advise our internal teams on the public policy implications of their products, working with a closely coordinated and cross-functional global team. The role requires significant experience either working with or in government, politics or a regulatory agency as well as an ability to grasp complex technical and policy issues. As our Manager for Public Policy and Government Relations, you will represent Google externally with government, regulators and third parties, as well as help manage our local public policy strategy and campaigns. You will work with a cross-functional team of Google employees in Africa as well as with a closely-coordinated global Public Policy team to advance policy positions that benefit our users. Job Title: Public Policy and Government Relations Manager Location: Lagos You will handle our various product agendas with policy makers inside and outside government as part of the team in West and Francophone Africa. In addition, you will help advise our product and engineering teams on the public policy implications of their products, working with a closely coordinated and cross-functional global team. Technology moves quickly, so it’s important that we work closely with politicians, regulators, academics and third parties around the issues that affect the Internet and our users. We advocate for Google on the big public policy issues of the day and often play a part in high-profile debates. In this role, you’ll combine creativity and intellectual rigor with the organizational skills to manage different campaigns and projects to tight deadlines. You’ll apply your expertise to real-world scenarios, acting as an inspiring advocate and enthusiastic team player eager to help shape the future of Internet and mobile policy. Responsibilities Develop and lead public policy campaigns across the full range of policy areas that impact Google and the web. Key issues include technology innovation, free expression, access, privacy, intellectual property and copyright. Engage directly with politicians and policy-makers. Engage governments and other stakeholders, particularly on issues of regional relevance. Qualifications Minimum qualifications: BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience. Experience either working with or in government, politics or a regulatory agency. Ability to speak and write in English and French fluently and idiomatically. Preferred Qualifications Experience in policy related to economic and digital growth, the impact of internet and technology on society and economy. Demonstrated knowledge of the tech sector or the key issues impacting the web (e.g. economic growth, intellectual property, innovation and entrepreneurship policy, online safety media policy and free expression). Ability to work in a cross-cultural environment and manage projects and relationships in multiple countries. Ability to manage complex technical and policy issues. Excellent personal, political, analytical and organizational skills. How to apply Interested candidates should; [You must Login or Register to see Link] Application Deadline Date Not stated At Google, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. To all recruitment agencies Google does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Google employees or any other company location. Google is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.