Legislative Coordinator

  • City of Galveston, TX
  • Galveston, Texas
  • Jul 01, 2020
Full Time Legal Services
  • Salary: DOQ - USD

Job Description

Job Description
Under limited supervision of the Executive Director of Community Outreach, the Legislative Coordinator serves as the municipal representative and advisor for all legislative affairs. Serves as legislative coordinator for municipal agency on state and federal legislative matters. Establishes and maintains working relationships with bill sponsors, appropriate legislative committee members and budget analysts assigned to the agency; provides concise fact sheets and any other materials. Covers all assigned hearings and floor action on assigned bills; testifies before legislative committees as necessary; and provides hearing summaries or briefings to policy makers. Advises City Management and Elected Officials on all activity regarding proposed legislation and/or bills of significance to the City. Assists senior management and leadership with strategic planning for known and potential regulatory activities. Serves as liaison with internal and external stakeholders and working groups through presentations, testimony, and attendance of meetings and hearings. Stakeholders may include elected officials, City Staff, external lobbyists, and civic leaders. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Political Science, Public Relations or related AND at least five years of experience in a legislative capacity required.

Closing Date/Time: December 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST

Job Address

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