Employer: Altice USA
Location: Long Island City, NY
Date Posted: August 8, 2022

7.22.1 – The Counsel for State Affairs will be responsible for developing legal and regulatory deliverables – e.g., internal analyses and memoranda, governmental submissions, and advocacy materials – supporting Altice USA’s business objectives, including, but not limited to, securing state broadband subsidies for market expansion; advancing the Company’s state legislative and regulatory priorities; and supporting the Altice’s state regulatory compliance across its 21-state footprint. This position will report to the Senior Counsel for Government Affairs and work with other members of the Government Affairs Team, as well as other departments, including Legal and other relevant business units.

Qualifications:

• JD degree, admission to a state Bar.
• 3+ years’ experience with regulatory and/or legislative policy issues in government, law firm, trade association and/or in-house. Prior experience in the communications sector preferred.
• Excellent regulatory/legislative analytical and drafting skills and strong ability to efficiently explain policy issues in written and verbal communication.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including ability to work as part of a team and drive a large group process.
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
• Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment and to perform well under pressure while handling multiple tasks, and ability to work a flexible schedule.
• Self-starter interested in dynamic and growing company with non-traditional approach.

To apply, please submit a resume and any supporting materials to Caprice.Henry10@AlticeUSA.com

We are Altice USA; a family of businesses that includes Optimum, Suddenlink, Optimum Mobile, Optimum Business, A4 advertising, Cheddar, and News12. Our common goal is connecting our customers to friends and family, shows they love, advertising that resonates and news that matters. We’re building a workforce that thrives on collaboration, inclusion, and innovation. We hope connecting you to a potential role is just the beginning.

Requirements of this position include demonstration of either full vaccination status against COVID-19 or company-provided weekly COVID-19 testing.

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.