Manager - International Government Engagement

Public Affairs
Why Mayo Clinic
The Manager in Public Affairs will provide consultation on and management of government engagement strategies and projects that advance Mayo Clinic International’s strategic priorities.

Innovation and compassion are paramount to providing world-class medical care to patients from all over the world. We lean on the variety of perspectives and backgrounds of our colleagues’ to continuously challenge ourselves and to create a workplace that supports diversity, equity, and inclusion. Become part of the legacy that embraces our differences and enables us to provide the best care to patients from all over the world.

Position description
This role monitors, evaluates and understands international relationships and regulatory issues and assesses potential impact on Mayo Clinic in coordination with other departments and subject matter experts. Working closely with Mayo Clinic International’s leadership team, the Manager also contributes to strategic planning, communications and compliance where appropriate. Ongoing monitoring of geopolitical developments in key regions and management of external consulting resources are also key elements of this position. The manager must have the ability to work in a complex environment with multi-dimensional points of view and is self-motivated, organized and serves as a professional ambassador for Mayo Clinic. Belief in the mission and strong ethical conduct is essential. This position requires occasional travel.
A Bachelor's degree and five to seven years of international relations, public policy, government relations or public service experience is required. A Master’s degree is preferred.
Additional qualifications
Experience working with an international organization or business is preferred. Requires excellent skills in oral and written communications, critical thinking and active listening. The incumbent must be able to work effectively in a consensus-style operation that expects and promotes teamwork. Must be comfortable with ambiguity. Must possess the ability to inspire trust and confidence and communicate effectively with internal and external audiences. The ability to work independently, work with multiple projects and maintain a high degree of professionalism and confidentiality is essential.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Monday-Friday flexible business hours
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Administration, Business, Finance
Job posting number
LaTasha Perkins
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.