Head - Government Affairs, Policy and Advocacy
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jul 31 2021


About the Organization:

GSK are a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. They have three global businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. Every day, they help improve the health of millions of people around the world. Their goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies.


  • Lead development and implementation of Policy & Advocacy Strategy for GSK in India

  • Develop and strengthen the Government Affairs capability.

  • Engage with Commercial leads to identify and prioritise Policy & Advocacy issues and lead the development of plans around these issues that are market specific.

  • Develop the policy content/material : identify, develop and produce policy material on key issues to support government interactions.

  • Build partnerships with local and regional Policy & Advocacy Stakeholders (incl. senior policy-makers, Advocacy Groups, NGO’s, etc.) to support business, build reputation and improve access.

  • Build interactions with government affairs colleagues across GSK Government Affairs and provide leadership and focus as appropriate.

  • Provide intelligence to the International Leadership team (and India Leadership Team) on Policy trends and activities to identify and support future growth opportunity

  • Drive Grant strategy, maintaining ethical and responsible standards and supporting GSK’s reputation.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Graduate / Post Graduate with 15 - 20 Years of experience

  • Experience in Government Affairs

  • Extensive experience in government organizations

  • Experience of implementing and measuring government affairs strategies and programs to support business objectives

  • Experience interacting with national, regional and international policymakers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • LAW degree / MBA

  • Successful engagement with policy makers and government activities

  • Understanding of political, legal, regulatory and social environment

  • Understanding of the political, economic and social sensitivities and practices

How to apply

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