Office of Legislative Management
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Submit a letter of interest and a résumé to: The Office of Legislative Management, Room 5100, Legislative Office Building, 300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106 or to the address listed in the notice of a vacancy. Application Form
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Connecticut General Assembly
Internship Program Director
Open To: The Public
Hours: Part-Time - 25 hours/week
Salary: Salary $37,132
Closing Date: September 2, 2014
The Connecticut General Assembly seeks a part-time Program Director to manage all activities of the Legislative Internship Committee. The position requires a minimum of 25 hours per week between August and May and at other times as required. The successful candidate will plan, develop, implement, manage, supervise and evaluate the internship program. Duties include serving as the liaison with universities and colleges; marketing the program; managing the website and other electronic program related data; developing and facilitating academic requirements; training and enhancement programming; and evaluating and proposing procedures and policies for the Internship Committee. Requires strong organizational skills, knowledge of the philosophy of education and teaching; knowledge of student program needs and goal setting; ability to motivate students; excellent written and oral communication skills, considerable interpersonal skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and competent with computer applications and websites. Compensation is $37,132 annually without benefits.
A Bachelor's degree plus proven experience in higher education administration, academic advisement, internship/work study coordination or a related field is required; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of the legislative process is desired.
Please send resume and cover letter to: Office of Legislative Management, Attn: Legislative Internship Program Director, Room 5100, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT 06106 or email to email@example.com to be received no later than 5:00 pm on September 2, 2014.
PLEASE FOLLOW THE SPECIFIC APPLICATION FILING INSTRUCTIONS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE!
Open To: The Public
Salary: Beginning salary for a candidate with one year of relevant experience is $64,092
Closing Date: September 18, 2014
The Connecticut General Assemblys nonpartisan Office of Legislative Research seeks one full-time research analyst. Primary responsibilities are staffing legislative committees, analyzing bills and public acts, and conducting research for legislators.
Preferred Skills and Ability:
Requires superior writing, research, and analytical skills; sound judgment; attention to detail; and excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to work under pressure and be willing to work extensive overtime during legislative sessions.
MPA, MPP, JD, or other advanced degree required. Public policy research experience or knowledge of state government or the legislative process is a plus. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience.
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AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERThe 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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