Legislative Assistant – Somali Language - DFL Caucus - Constituent Services Department
Full-time Legislative Assistant position with the DFL Caucus of the Minnesota House of Representatives to provide support for the DFL Constituent Services Department.
Primary responsibilities include constituent casework, advocacy, and administrative support for the DFL Constituent Services Division and the DFL members of the Minnesota House of Representatives. Additional duties include a focus on Somali constituencies and translation.
Good communications, customer service, and human relations skills a must. Knowledge of state government and the legislative process desired. Frequent public contact necessary. Somali language proficiency required; Somali writing and translating strongly preferred.
Position requires proven writing and editing abilities, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail. Must have the ability to work long and irregular hours especially during session. BA/BS desired.
Entry salary starts at $1,624.71 semi-monthly, commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits.
To assure consideration, cover letter and resume must be received by Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Send to:
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