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Sr Manager, US Fed Government Relations

Posted Mar 27
Full Time
On Site
Washington, District of Columbia

Senior Manager, US Federal Government Relations

(AMERICAS GR DIVISION, eBay Inc. Government Relations)

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eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes.

eBay is seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our organization as a Senior Manager of US Federal Government Relations, with a focus on judiciary issues.

Primary job responsibilities:

The Senior Manager, U.S. Government Relations will serve as a critical member of the Washington, D.C. based government relations team, and will report to the Head of Americas Government Relations.

  • Government Relations Strategy: Develop and implement comprehensive government relations strategies aligned with company objectives, with an emphasis on judiciary issues.

  • Policy Advocacy: Monitor and analyze legislative and regulatory developments at the federal level. Find opportunities and risks and develop advocacy plans to advance interests and address potential challenges.

  • Relationship Building: Cultivate and maintain positive relationships with key individuals, including elected officials, policymakers, regulatory agencies, and industry associations. Represent eBay’s interests in meetings, hearings, and other relevant forums.

  • Legislative and Regulatory Monitoring: Track and analyze proposed legislation and regulation. Provide timely updates to internal team members and recommend appropriate actions.

  • Coalition Building: Collaborate with industry peers, trade associations, and other organizations to build coalitions and partnerships that support eBay’s policy objectives.

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with internal teams to ensure alignment on government relations activities and strategies and compliance.



  • Bachelor’s degree in political science, public policy, or a related field. Advanced degree preferred.

  • Minimum of 8-10 years of relevant experience in government relations, legislative affairs, or related roles. 

  • Experience working with House or Senate Judiciary Committees preferred. Experience in tech, retail, and ecommerce policy a plus.

  • In-depth knowledge of US federal legislative and regulatory processes.

  • Demonstrated track record of successfully advocating for policy positions and achieving desired outcomes in a complex environment.

  • Strong network of contacts, including policymakers, staff, and relevant agencies.

  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to articulate complex issues in a clear and concise manner.

  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, leading multiple priorities.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.



Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here:

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