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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/30/23

Applications Due12/29/23

Vacancy ID145113

AgencyAssembly Majority, NYS

TitleCommunications Specialist

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $40000 to $45000 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 35


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County New York

Street Address Legislative Office Building

State Street

City Albany


Zip Code12248

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience; strong written and verbal communication skills; media outreach and coordination; proficient in Microsoft Office Suite; experience in managing multiple priorities, administrative coordination and logistics; well-organized, detail-oriented, ability to multi-task with follow up skills; experience in the communication field.

Duties Description The ideal candidate will provide top-level assistance for the Members of the Caucus as well as the Chair. The position requires connecting with media sources and assisting with leading communication efforts using weekly email blasts, organizing press conferences, curating video content and more. Person should be well-organized and comfortable scheduling meetings and responding to emails on the executive's behalf.

Additional Comments This position is in Albany, NY but there are similar positions in the Bronx and Queens.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Holly Brantley

Telephone 518-455-4001


Email Address


Street 104 Concourse

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12248


Notes on ApplyingPlease write 'Communications Coordinator-Albany' in the subject line or add 'Bronx' or 'Queens' as needed

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