Hours: Part-time, flexible, approximately 15-24 hours per week.
Job Description: Employee assists in maintaining large government relations database comprised of Congressional staff and state-level legislature membership. Typical duties include using the internet to research state and federal legislators, contacting legislative offices to update information on staff, and other similar duties as assigned. Position is ideal for an individual looking to broaden their understanding of elections, politics, and congressional procedures and organization.
Qualifications: A strong interest in government, legislatures, and politics. Must be experienced in internet research, have excellent phone etiquette, and have a general understanding of governmental structure, particularly legislatures and committee systems.
About Vocus: Vocus' Government Relations software helps organizations manage grassroots networks, monitor legislation and track PAC contacts. Vocus provides a complete grassroots management solution, featuring a comprehensive database of federal and state legislative contacts. Corporations and organizations can track projects, activities and legislation; maintain a professional online advocacy site; and analyze lobbying efforts and legislative success. Please visit www.vocus.com for more information. Our office is conveniently located in College Park.
Point of Contact: Please email Stephen Salfeety at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Interested persons should submit a cover letter and resume at their earliest convenience to the above email address. Please, no phone calls or drop-ins.