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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 08/06/19

Applications Due09/05/19

Vacancy ID72750

AgencyPublic Ethics, NYS Joint Commission on

TitleAssociate Counsel

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $89500 to $125500 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 540 Broadway

City Albany


Zip Code12207

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must have been admitted to the New York State Bar be in good standing and must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the practice of law subsequent to admission to the Bar. Strong research and writing skills are required. Knowledge of legislative and policy development process and basic understanding of New York State or municipal government is preferred but is not a requirement.

Duties Description The NYS Joint Commission on Public Ethics (“JCOPE”) seeks an individual for employment for an Associate Counsel Position:

Duties of this position include: (i) advising and assisting those under JCOPE’s jurisdiction by providing guidance, assistance, and training relating to the ethics and lobbying laws; (ii) developing policy and regulations; and (iii) assisting with investigations and administrative proceedings. The position may require occasional in-state travel.

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

Name Joint Commission on Public Ethics

Telephone (518) 408-3976

Fax (518) 408-3975

Email Address


Street 540 Broadway

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12207


Notes on ApplyingInterested candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, two writing samples and the names, addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references, in confidence.

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