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Legislative Editor - Legislative Commissioners' Office

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Nonpartisan bill drafting office is seeking a full-time legislative editor. Primary responsibilities include proofreading and editing legislation, legal opinions, memoranda, correspondence and other documents drafted by office attorneys. Excellent English grammar and writing skills as well as attention to detail are essential, as are interpersonal, computer, and time management skills. Collegial, deadline-driven environment with extended hours, including nights and weekends during the legislative session. Excellent health insurance, retirement and other fringe benefits. Expected starting date is the end of September 2014.

For information about the Legislative Commissioners' Office, see our webpage at http://www.cga.ct.gov/lco.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in English, journalism or communications, or a related field, three years of editorial experience, and excellent communication skills. Legal experience preferred. 

Applicants will be required to take a timed editing skills test prior to being invited for an interview.

Application Instructions:

Please send resume and cover letter to:  Legislative Commissioners' Office, Attn: Legislative Editor Position, Room 5500, Legislative Office Building, 300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106 to be received no later than 5:00 pm on August 8, 2014. No e-mailed or faxed applications will be accepted.

Payroll Specialist - Office of Legislative Management 

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Full-time position in Human Resources for the state legislature in Hartford specializing in payroll processing and benefit administration for approximately 750 employees. While payroll is the primary responsibility, individual will also have some HR duties. Successful candidate will have a working knowledge of payroll practices, a strong numbers orientation, an attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal skills and commitment to a high level of customer service. Experience with PeopleSoft software a plus. Excellent state fringe benefits.

Minimum Requirements:

Associate's degree plus four years of advanced clerical experience in payroll or any equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Application Instructions:

Please send resume and cover letter to: Office of Legislative Management, Attn: Payroll Specialist Position, Room 5100, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT 06106 or email to CGAEMPLOYMENT@CGA.CT.GOV to be received no later than 5:00 pm on August 6, 2014.

Press Secretary House Republican Office

General Knowledge:  The Connecticut House Republican Office is seeking a Press Secretary to help work on the day-to-day operations of the communications department. 

Preferred Skills and Ability:  Ideal candidates are strong writers, proactive, and hardworking. Must have the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines, work well on a team, and have an acute attention to detail.  General understanding of state government processes and experience in graphic design are a plus. 

General Experience:  Responsibilities include writing press releases, e-newsletters, and other press materials; assisting with pitching reporters; helping set up events; monitoring daily news items; updating legislator websites; and other daily duties working directly with state legislators. 

Application Instructions:  Please send a resume, cover letter, and three brief writing samples by August 1, 2014 to: HRO Press Secretary Search Committee, Room 4200, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT 06106 or reply online at HROEmployment@cga.ct.gov


 

Legislative Aide

 General Knowledge:  The Connecticut House Republican Office is seeking an energetic and organized individual to fill a Legislative Aide (LA) position.  Primary responsibilities include constituent service, administrative and legislative functions.   

 Preferred Skills and Ability:  Ideal candidates are strong communicators, proactive, and hardworking. Must have the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines, work well on a team, and have an acute attention to detail.  General understanding of state government processes and computer skills including Microsoft Outlook is a plus.

General Experience:  Responsibilities include constituent management and communication, legislator scheduling, letter writing, E-Mail management for multiple legislators and other daily duties working directly with state legislators. 

 Application Instructions:  Please send a resume and cover letter by August 1, 2014 to: HRO LA Search Committee, Room 4200, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT 06106 or reply online at HROEmployment@cga.ct.gov


 

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The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.

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