Senior Manager, Policy and Government Relations, Americas

Kraken

Kraken

United States
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Building the Future of Crypto

Our Krakenites are a world-class team with crypto conviction, united by our desire to discover and unlock the potential of crypto and blockchain technology.

What makes us different?

Kraken is a mission-focused company rooted in crypto values. As a Krakenite, you’ll join us on our mission to accelerate the global adoption of crypto, so that everyone can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. For over a decade, Kraken’s focus on our mission and crypto ethos has attracted many of the most talented crypto experts in the world.

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As a fully remote company, we have Krakenites in 70+ countries who speak over 50 languages. Krakenites are industry pioneers who develop premium crypto products for experienced traders, institutions, and newcomers to the space. Kraken is committed to industry-leading security, crypto education, and world-class client support through our products like Kraken Pro, Kraken NFT, and Kraken Futures.

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The Team:

As part of Kraken’s world-class legal division, the global policy and government relations team works in close partnership with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders to shape policy outcomes that support Kraken’s mission. Team accountabilities include: policy and political strategy, advocacy, education, thought leadership development and managing critical relationships across a broad range of government bodies, international standard setters, regulators and industry stakeholders.

The Opportunity:

  • Lead the development and prioritization of Kraken’s advocacy positions on key policy topics across key markets in the Americas

  • Develop and execute strategies to effectively communicate educational, thought leadership and advocacy content to key stakeholders

  • Engage industry associations and other third-party partners to shape industry advocacy efforts and amplify Kraken’s voice in public policy debates

Skills you should HODL:

  • 10+ years in financial services policy, experience and interest in digital assets, crypto market development and relevant public policy changes

  • Leadership and management experience

  • Legal and regulatory experience analyzing and developing strategic responses to proposed federal and state legislation and regulation

  • Ability to apply a business-focused mindset to identify, prioritize and deliver advocacy objectives

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Kraken is powered by people from around the world and we celebrate all Krakenites for their diverse talents, backgrounds, contributions and unique perspectives. We hire strictly based on merit, meaning we seek out the candidates with the right abilities, knowledge, and skills considered the most suitable for the job. We encourage you to apply for roles where you don't fully meet the listed requirements, especially if you're passionate or knowledgable about crypto!

As an equal opportunity employer, we don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Whether that’s based on race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws.

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