CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

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2022 WINTER/SPRING INTERNS

DEADLINE 9AM TUESDAY JAN 18, 2022

We are seeking dedicated interns for this winter and/or spring (January-May depending on the applicant’s schedule) to lead on various projects for The Representative. There will be an intern kick-off celebration on Jan. 21st at 3 p.m., but the inability to join the kick-off does not prevent intern participation.

Responsibilities for the selected intern include:

  • Provide administrative support to the Representative;

  • Manage highly confidential and sensitive materials to ensure discretion and appropriate action;

  • Research, track, and analyze key legislation and budget items;

  • Manage communication for the office, including written materials (e.g., correspondence, press engagements, testimony, advocacy materials) relating to legislation and budget, and social media management.  
     

LEGISLATIVE AIDE (FILLED)

We are seeking a dedicated Legislative Aide (LA) to join Representative Fluker Oakley in the work to serve the constituents of the 12th Suffolk district. The LA serves as a liaison to multiple neighborhoods in the district, and will be responsible for constituent services and policy work relative to several issue areas. Overall, the work averages 55-60 hours per week. This position is based out of the State House and includes a number of essential responsibilities, including (but not limited to):

  • Provide administrative support to the Representative

  • Manage highly confidential and sensitive materials to ensure discretion and appropriate action

  • Proactively build and maintain relationships with constituents in order to support and advance efforts across the district, as well as help problem solve challenges;

  • Work closely with community organizations and residents on a wide range of issues;

  • Build and maintain relationships with key organizations and individuals;

  • Staff or represent Representative at events in the district, often in evenings (2-3 nights/week) and on weekends;

  • Research, track, and analyze key legislation and budget items;

  • Build and maintain coalitions of support to advance policy and district goals; and

  • Manage communication for the office, including written materials (e.g., correspondence, press engagements, testimony, advocacy materials) relating to legislation and budget, and social media management.