Policy Advisor Resume Samples

A Policy Advisor researches and analyses to advise individuals, and the government about best practices on various issues. The job description entails carrying out development work and liaising with internal and external contacts and assessing the potential impact of policy decisions. While the job duties tend to change, the following duties listed on the Policy Advisor Resume are regarded as common – undertaking or commissioning research, gathering and analyzing data and information; developing expertise in a particular area, providing advice to senior managers, stakeholders, and decision-makers; supporting and coordinating meetings, conferences or debates; writing briefings, reports and speeches; writing and monitoring communications to ensure consistency, and carrying out consultations.

Those seeking this job role must be able to mention on the resume the following skills – an interest in policy and bringing about change; the ability to understand diverse perspectives, effective research and analysis skills, good political judgment and initiative, the ability to make decisions autonomously, and commitment. An undergraduate degree is usually required.

Policy Advisor Resume example

Policy Advisor Resume

Summary : Profile More than 7 years of successful experience in customer service and support with recognized strengths in sales, customer service, technical support, and Customer Retention for DirecTv, and Comcast. Possess solid computer skills.

Skills : Sales Oriented, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Researched, analyzed, and planned for issues of interest to the Borough President and Deputy Borough President.
    2. Borough Report and Strategic Policy Statement.
    3. Increased stakeholder support amongst the public, elected officials, City administration, and agencies for the Borough President's project and policy priorities, including State legislation to address prescription drug abuse, rising pension costs, and numerous capital projects.
    4. Coordinated with and supervise staff for corresponding PowerPoint presentations.
    5. Served as an advisor on domestic policy issues including education, health care, agriculture, Medicare, Medicaid, welfare, Social, Security, and health, and human services appropriations.
    6. Led Senator's successful effort to help double biomedical research funding from $11 billion to $22 billion.
    7. Actively helped pass the Poison Center Awareness and Enhancement Act, supporting efforts of 55 centers in the United States that serve over 2 million poisoning victims annually.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS


Policy Advisor Resume

Summary : Entrepreneurial, take-charge real property rights and land use manager with diverse competencies in all aspects of the acquisition, maintenance and disposal of real property. Seasoned developer who is adept at identifying fatal flaws, resolving obstacles and preserving capital in various land acquisition and entitlement settings.

Skills : Research, SQL, Strategic Planning, Spss, R, Python, Hadoop, CSS, Java, SAS, Statistics, HTML, Minitab, EViews.

Description :

    1. Worked directly with the Commissioners on a variety of transmission and generation-related matters including adjudicated dockets, research, and state and federal legislation policy.
    2. Assisted the Commissioners in obtaining information and knowledge to guide them in their decision-making on adjudicated transmission dockets.
    3. Ensured that deadlines related to dockets were met, identifying and resolving roadblocks to timely completion.
    4. Participated in the organization and development of compliance filings pursuant to the requirements of FERC.
    5. Reviewed all state and national legislation concerning transmission for technical policy implications on behalf of the Director and the Commission.
    6. Determined strategic implications of transmission issues and assessed the economic, social, rate, and technical viability of transmission policy alternatives.
    7. Developed and applied communication tools and methods to inform other key stakeholders of such matters and strategic implications of legislative, planning, and policy issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Arts


Policy Advisor Resume

Objective : Maintaining excellent communication among diverse staff, including CB, contractors, and related staff at all levels, while maintaining high ethical standards with respect to confidential information, and also Prioritizing and managed multiple, high profile tasks under tight deadlines.

Skills : Inventory Management, Research, Microsoft Office, Excel, Excellent Communication, Strategic Planning, Analysis, Strong Work Ethic, Spss.

Description :

    1. Served as the primary advisor on Education, Energy, Environmental, Natural Resources, National Guard, Transportation, Wildlife and Fisheries, and Workforce policy areas to the Governor.
    2. Researched and drafted policy briefs and positions pertaining to key policy areas.
    3. Served as primary liaison to coordinated policy area agencies.
    4. Reviewed, briefed, and recommended positions to Governor and senior staff for legislation related to policy areas.
    5. Drafted bill signing or veto recommendations for adopted legislation related to policy areas.
    6. Conducted meetings with constituents and stakeholders regarding issues within policy areas.
    7. Constituent Services Representative Oversaw Louisiana constituent issues for Agriculture, Education, Legal, Local Government, Public Safety/Corrections, Social Services, Transportation and Wildlife and Fisheries.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Policy Advisor Resume

Objective : To leverage my deep knowledge and experience in the public sector to help support a public or private entity in reaching their strategic goals. By joining a great team, I plan on being a great leader in the area of civic responsibility and continue to be a role model in the area of community involvement and volunteerism to support the community in which I work and live.

Skills : Drafting Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Appointed by the Governor to represent Guam on President Obama's climate change task force and at the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.
    2. Received the Governor's Award for modernizing the government's stance on climate change and ensuring that all government agencies incorporate adaptive measures Appointed by the Western Pacific Fisheries Management Council to serve on its climate change and marine planning committee.
    3. Helped draft the climate change policy that governs the regional fishery management organization and oversees a primary industry for small island developing states with few commodities and limited capabilities to enforce their exclusive economic zones Assisted the Lieutenant Governor with the oversight of all public safety agencies (i.e. Police, Fire, Customs, Corrections, Juvenile Affairs, Homeland Security).
    4. Collaborated with agency heads, senators, boards, and commissions to resolve issues that arise.
    5. Ensured that the executive branch and Cabinet members are kept abreast of agency operations and potential problems.
    6. Directly supervised two policy analysts Participated in the Emergency Operations Center during natural and manmade hazards threatening the island (i.e. North Korean Missile Threat, Typhoons and Tropical Storms, Mass Casualties, Explosions) Saved $1.5 million in grant money from being returned to the Federal government.
    7. Served as lead staff on health insurance reform legislation as well as health care provider reimbursement under the successful Balanced Budget Agreement.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Policy Advisor Resume

Objective : Seeking an opportunity with an organization to maximize my leadership skills Results-Oriented Diversity and Inclusion Steward Minority Business Advocate Conflict Resolution Community Relations Relationship Builder.

Skills : Microsoft, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Represented Senator to national organizations, visiting stakeholder groups, and constituents through speeches, panel discussions, and presentations.
    2. Drafted policy memos, conducted legal and policy research, and drafted legislative amendments.
    3. Worked closely with House Members, partisan and non-partisan Legislative and Administrative branch staff, as well as State Capitol lobbyists.
    4. Provided direct support to the Associate Commissioner of the Childrens Bureau to develop, communicate and advance Childrens Bureau priorities.
    5. Applied a race equity lens to the child welfare system, research, and practices that will inform innovative approaches to address the disproportionate representation of children of color in the child welfare system.
    6. Collaborated with partners to incorporate and emphasize the voices of individuals with lived experience in the child welfare system to inform planning and implementation of strategic priorities.
    7. Exercised initiative in identifying areas in which the Childrens Bureaus priorities can be advanced within the Federal government and among other stakeholder groups.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            MS

                            Policy Advisor Resume

                            Summary : Over 8 years of technical, customer service, warehouse logistics, and management experience in the automotive/heavy equipment industry. Acted as branch manager on occasion. Studied Accounting, Business Economics, and Finance extensively while at the University.

                            Skills : Microsoft Office, Analysis, Administrative, Organizational Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Coordination, Presentational Skills, Management Skills.

                            Description :

                              1. Assisted in setting strategic goals for projects.
                              2. Supported governmental sector in HIV national policy development.
                              3. Collaborated with national educational institutions in the development and implementation of study courses for medical staff.
                              4. Analyzed HIV testing services effectiveness across assigned programs and operational areas.
                              5. HIV-tested policies were reviewed for further improvement.
                              6. Interfaced and collaborated with ACF and CB leadership and staff; work across CB divisions; understand and apply appropriate standards of confidentiality and information sharing between the client-agency and ICF.
                              7. Interacted, engaged, and collaborated with local, state, and national stakeholder groups in substantive ways to promote and implement CBs priorities.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            7-10 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Management
                            Education
                            Education
                            Master's In Health Care Management

                            Policy Advisor Resume

                            Objective : Using and applying public child welfare agency experience to support the development and implementation of new and innovative strategies to support Children's Bureau priorities, and also Identifying and/or create new and innovative strategies to achieve the Children's Bureau's priorities and goals.

                            Skills : Sales, Managing Skills.

                            Description :

                              1. Traveled the United States representing the Office of the President at the locations of several natural and man-made disasters.
                              2. Chaired grant-writing instructional conferences throughout the United States.
                              3. Managed outreach to media, congressional staff, and constituents.
                              4. Directly supervised CFBCI's internal and external web pages, vital to improving and enhancing effective communication.
                              5. Authored, designed, and promoted Preparedness at the Grassroots, a how-to guide for non-governmental organizations to assist with emergency preparedness and response.
                              6. Liaisoned between agency and department officials, the White House, and other Federal Departments and agencies.
                              7. Developed and maintained a database of state legislators, elected officials, media, and congressional staff from around the country which dramatically improved the effective and efficient dissemination of DHS correspondence in a timely and effective manner.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            B.A. In Political Science

                            Policy Advisor Resume

                            Objective : As a Policy Advisor, responsible for Identifying opportunities for collaboration to support the Children's Bureaus work, and also Maintaining current knowledge of and relationships with key organizations, and strategically leverage these relationships.

                            Skills : Computer Skills, Program Management, Program Development, Project Management, Written Communication, Powerpoint, Excel, Excellent Communication Skills, Group Facilitation, Web Content, Monitoring, Evaluations, Policy Development, Administrative, Education, Team Leadership, Team Oriented.

                            Description :

                              1. Assisted with planning programs for foreign exchange visitors and related government and industry organizations, and prepared briefing materials and supporting documentation for delegations to international meetings.
                              2. Provided assistance in the formulation and implementation of policies and programs relating to international transportation and trade activities and programs.
                              3. Helped coordinate and organize the Women in Transportation event at the White House.
                              4. Responded to requests from international organizations, foreign transportation organizations and other agencies for general information or official comment.
                              5. Provided research and analytic support to the office's coordination of Departmental policy engagement in major bilateral and multilateral groups including Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the International Transport Forum (ITF), and bilateral partnership programs with key international partners.
                              6. Sought out information from senior and foreign embassy personnel concerning international transportation, trade and facilitation programs; stayed abreast of and perform research on political, economic, or other developments affecting ongoing or potential activities.
                              7. Helped facilitate the Secretary's international travel agenda and meetings with international exchange visitors.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            MS

                            Policy Advisor Resume

                            Objective : Highly qualified Policy Advisor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure to multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

                            Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing.

                            Description :

                              1. Investigated policy issues involving public safety and blight, briefing Mayor through memoranda and in person.
                              2. Reported on policy debates involving medical marijuana, grand jury findings, and prostitution solicitation.
                              3. Advised constituents on restraining orders, eviction actions, vehicle impoundments, and other inquiries.
                              4. Shepherded proposed ordinance regulating billboards by organizing volunteer effort to photograph and pinpoint every billboard, by researching state law, and by creating innovative computer mapping system.
                              5. Resulted City Council ordinances prohibit billboards from advertising alcohol or tobacco products within 1,000 feet of places where children congregate and mandated the removal of billboards in residential areas.
                              6. Represented Mayor on Public Safety Committee, which oversees police and fire departments.
                              7. Provided legislative and policy analysis for the Oregon House Republican Caucus.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            MS

                            Policy Advisor Resume

                            Objective : Strong business acumen and analytical skills, along with organizational and time management skills, and a successful track record of identifying process improvements and sifting through complex data to provide leadership guidance on vital issues.

                            Skills : Microsoft, Advisor.

                            Description :

                              1. Directed the New Member Program which provided tools and resources for new legislative offices.
                              2. Conducted research, drafted legislative reports, and briefed 30 legislators on subject matter area legislation and issues.
                              3. Oversaw New Jersey's Internet Gaming Bill as it advanced through the legislature.
                              4. Engaged and briefed legislators through the process including final passage and the Governor's signature.
                              5. Managed the development of policy positions on strategic energy issues in the legislative and regulatory arenas such as the California Energy Commission.
                              6. Developed and implemented communications strategy on the role of the gas grid in the states long-term energy resource planning.
                              7. Developed and implemented communications strategy on energy efficiency policy for both internal and external audiences.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Master Of Business Administration