Assemblywoman Linda Greenstein is using CraigsList to find a new Chief of Staff — someone who can, among other things, conduct meetings with lobbyists, “elicit complex information from various sources,” and who “must advocate for assemblywoman’s best interest.” Knowledge of Microsoft Office would also be good.
Chief of Staff/ Legislative Aide- Assemblywoman Linda Greenstein
Reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: 2007-03-20, 10:45AM EDT
€ž« Helps assemblywoman prioritize her duties
€ž« Conduct meetings with constituents, lobbyists, other legislative members and their staffs as necessary either with assemblywoman or on her behalf
€ž« Liaison between assemblywoman and local/state/federal elected officials
€ž« Oversee office e-mail, database, and daily schedule
€ž« Knowledge of local press and press-release writing a plus
€ž« Must be able to handle multiple projects/tasks and prioritize
Must have excellent proficiency in:
€ž« Microsoft Office
€ž« Writing skills (especially complex letter writing)
€ž« Research skills (must be detail oriented and thorough, but able to condense information quickly for presentation to assemblywoman)
€ž« Able to elicit complex information from various sources
€ž« Must feel comfortable taking face-to-face meetings and speaking on the phone (the person in this position will often represent the assemblywoman at public functions and meetings) €ž« Must have team attitude, but work independently, be self motivated and self starter
€ž« Must be politically oriented and interested in policy and politics
€ž« Knowledge of District 14 and New Jersey politics a plus
€ž« Must perform basic office functions (ie: answer phones, filing, letter writing and anything else that comes up). Must be flexible
€ž« Policy research for potential legislation; must advocate for assemblywoman’s best interest
€ž« Advise assemblywoman on pertinent issues and in development of legislation and special projects
Location: Middlesex County, NJ
Compensation: fulltime / salary
Principals only. Recruiters, please don’t contact this job poster.
Please, no phone calls about this job!
Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.
Greenstein could, of course, monetize her staff by subcontracting this job to Republican Assemblyman Bill Baroni’s staff.