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Texas Senate Committee on Education, Administrative Assistant, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11857

Tue, July 5, 2016

To learn more about this position and apply, please go to your BTT Gateway account, Job ID 11857

Job Description: 

The Assistant Clerk will assist the Committee Director and Chief Clerk in the committee's administrative tasks. The Position also entails performing various administrative functions, such as, processing mail, handling phones, organizing office, and supporting office staff as necessary. Candidates should expect to gain valuable knowledge about the legislative process and refine their administrative skills. Applicant should have a basic understanding of the legislative process, be willing to do administrative work, as well as research and writing. 

PLEASE NOTE: This is a temporary position lasting for four months. At the end of those four months, there is potential for this position to become permanent, but there is no guarantee.  

Requirements: 
Applicants must have a bachelor's degree. 

Qualifications: 
Ideal candidates should be flexible, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a positive "can-do" attitude, and superior organizational skills. Applicants must be able to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines. Applicant should maintain a standard of professionalism at all times as they will represent the office to members of the greater political community.  

Prior government work/internship experience is preferred. 

Candidate must be available to work 40 hours a week with a start-date of June 20, 2016. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

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