Communications Specialist DFL Caucus

Location
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Posted
Jan 11, 2018
Closes
Jan 23, 2018
Employment Status
Temporary

Temporary Communications Specialist position with the DFL Caucus of the Minnesota House of Representatives.

Responsible for managing member communications including writing press releases, columns, letters, and speeches, assisting with earned media events, posting to social media, tracking legislative news, and other communications tasks as assigned.

Ideal candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Strong written and verbal skills.
  • PC experience and knowledge of Microsoft Word required.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as research and organizational skills a must.
  • Knowledge of computer based layout and design programs (Adobe InDesign CS and Photoshop) preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks and meet multiple deadlines under pressure.
  • Must have the ability to work long and irregular hours especially during the legislative session.
  • Experience with video editing software such as Final Cut is preferred.
  • BA/BS desired.

Entry salary: $796.80 weekly, commensurate with experience.

To assure consideration, cover letter and resume must be received by Wednesday, January 24 2018. Send to:

EMAIL: DFLjobs@house.mn

FAX: 651-296-1186

Please indicate job title you are applying for in your cover letter.

MAIL: DFL Personnel Committee

c/o Human Resources

185 State Office Building

St. Paul, MN 55155

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