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Public Affairs Manager

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Mercer LLC Washington , DC 20319

Posted 2 months ago

Marsh & McLennan Companies is seeking a Public Affairs Manager. The position is responsible for assisting with global Government Relations and Media Relations efforts for the world's leading professional services firm for risk, strategy and people.

The company's nearly 65,000 colleagues advise clients in more than 130 countries. With annual revenue over $14 billion, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment through four market-leading firms.

Marsh advises individual and commercial clients of all sizes on insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions. Guy Carpenter develops advanced risk, reinsurance and capital strategies that help clients grow profitably and pursue emerging opportunities. Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Oliver Wyman serves as a critical strategic, economic and brand advisor to private sector and governmental clients.

The Manager supports the leadership of the Public Affairs department through a set of tasks that range from communications to advocacy to political compliance and administration. A particular focus of the role will be the execution of a social media engagement strategy in support of the Company's corporate communications, intellectual capital, and executive leadership positioning.

The position will help to curate the enterprise website, keeping content organized and fresh. The Manager will also support MMC's Global Risk Center and Operating Companies, helping to distribute publications through and to key external stakeholders through a variety of platforms.

The Manager will support MMC's Directors of Government Relations as they advance the Company's interests. The role also encompasses management of MMC's political action committee, including filing reports as required by the Federal Election Compliance.


  • Develop and execute a social media strategy in support of MMC's corporate communications effort.

  • Create and distribute the enterprise weekly Press Matters report. Assist with the management of the Daily Insights Report. Attend to other reports as may be required to manage the enterprise's intellectual capital.

  • Help to curate the enterprise website,, to ensure the content is organized and fresh.

  • Support MMC's global Government Relations team as it advocates the Company's interests to policymakers and key stakeholders. Research and prepare brief analysis of issues as needed. Help to maintain engagement with key external stakeholders.

  • Maintain the enterprise's compliance with Federal Election Commission (FEC) campaign laws. Prepare and file reports in a timely and accurate manner to the Federal Election Commission (FEC), as required by federal law and in accordance with Marsh & McLennan Companies' internal controls. Coordinate with MMC's Legal Department to monitor the FEC for new commission guidance.

  • Assist with the processing of receipts, deposits, and disbursements of all MMC PAC funds in accordance with Federal Election Commission guidelines.

  • Assist with bi-weekly and monthly Media Relations and Government Relations conference calls, including preparing agendas, keeping minutes, compiling and distributing various reports to Directors as needed.


  • Undergraduate degree required; a degree in communications or public affairs is highly preferred


  • Three years of relevant experience preferred; entry level considered

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Candidates must have strong project management skills, including great attention to detail, excellent writing ability, and a natural inclination for collaboration

Other requirements:

  • Knowledge of the professional services or insurance sector is also preferred

Marsh & McLennan Companies is a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and people. Marsh is a leader in insurance broking and risk management; Guy Carpenter is a leader in providing risk and reinsurance intermediary services; Mercer is a leader in talent, health, retirement and investment consulting; and Oliver Wyman is a leader in management consulting. With annual revenue of $13 billion and approximately 60,000 colleagues worldwide, Marsh & McLennan Companies provides analysis, advice and transactional capabilities to clients in more than 130 countries. The Company is committed to being a responsible corporate citizen and making a positive impact in the communities in which it operates. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: Visit for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MMC_Global

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at:

Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.

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Public Affairs Manager

Expired Job

Mercer LLC