The Association of California Water Agencies seeks a new State Relations Assistant
ABOUT THE POSITION
The State Relations Assistant is responsible for performing in a key support capacity for the State Legislative Relations Department, State Legislative and Regulatory Advocates and Analysts, and other members of the Government Relations team. The position will be responsible for tracking bills, submitting position and regulatory letters and comments, responding to member and committee questions, as well as general administrative tasks such as scheduling meetings and logistics, maintaining files and records, performing research, and assisting Analysts.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
The salary range is $28.43 – $36.96 per hour with salary placement based on qualifications. ACWA offers a competitive benefits package that includes CalPERS retirement, medical insurance, and dental insurance.
Qualified candidates should submit a completed ACWA application, resume, and cover letter to Shellie Anderson at 980 9th Street, Suite 1000, Sacramento, CA 95814 or via e-mail to ShellieA@acwa.com by July 19th.
For more information, go to https://www.acwa.com/careers/state_relations/
The ideal candidate will be able to shift gears quickly and enjoy working as part of a team. They will also possess strong written and verbal communication skills, strong software skills, and have a general understanding of state legislative and regulatory processes. Candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in a job related field and have previous experience leading to knowledge of State Legislative Branch of government.