The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) is seeking a Vice President in its External Affairs Division. The Vice President of External Affairs is responsible for managing VEDP’s relationships with the General Assembly and Virginia’s congressional delegation, as well as playing a leadership role in cultivating healthy partner relationships with other key groups (e.g., local and regional EDOs, utilities, trade associations, and other key stakeholders/partners) throughout the year. The Vice President will work collaboratively across the organization and with external partners to advance policies and initiatives to increase Virginia’s competitive position. Core activities include overseeing budget and legislative development and advancement; working with the Governor’s Administration, Virginia General Assembly, and Virginia’s Congressional Delegation; overseeing VEDP’s partner relations program, outreach, and initiatives; and special projects.