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AgencyAssembly Majority, NYS
Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers
Bargaining UnitNone listed
Salary RangeFrom $50000 to $65000 Annually
Employment Type Full-Time
Travel Percentage 0%
Hours Per Week 35
From 9 AM
To 5 PM
Flextime allowed? No
Mandatory overtime? No
Compressed workweek allowed? No
Telecommuting allowed? No
Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree, interest in the legislative process and state assembly budget procedures. Experience and knowledge of the legislative process preferred.
Duties Description The duties for a Legislative Director are based on the office they serve. Typical tasks are running the Albany office and handling all legislative related tasks, meeting with groups and constituents, researching and drafting legislation, draft press releases, statements, driving the office's legislative and committee agenda and strategy, advising the Member on floor votes, and working directly with the Assembly Member and Chief of Staff to advance the legislative and policy goals of the office.
Additional Comments There are multiple positions available in the Albany area and some in NYC. The position requires flexible hours during session. State benefits are provided: Health/life insurance, paid time off, parental leave, retirement plan, tuition reimbursement and vision/dental insurance.
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