Legislative Assistant to Speaker - DFL Caucus
Full-time Legislative Assistant to the Speaker position providing outreach services for the Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives.
Anticipate the needs of the Speaker and initiate and prepare correspondence. Develop and maintain the Speaker’s schedule to maximize outreach to constituents and constituencies.
Need a take-charge self-starter who maintains a positive work attitude while working in an intense and ever changing environment. Must be able to maintain confidentiality and deal with highly sensitive materials. Frequent public contact requires excellent human relations skills, strong organizational abilities and the ability to reprioritize quickly. Above average writing skills needed for drafting correspondence. Excel and Microsoft Word proficiency required. Good understanding of state government and the legislative process important. Must have the ability to work long and irregular hours especially during session. BA/BS desired.
Entry salary $2,476.36 semi-monthly commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits.
To assure consideration, cover letter, resume, and three references must be received by Monday, November 29, 2021. Send to:
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MAIL: Human Resources
185 State Office Building
100 Rev. Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd.
St. Paul MN 55155