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Posted: October 13, 2016

Organization: Ohio Senate Minority Caucus

Position: Policy Advisor/Deputy Legal Counsel

Job Summary: The individual’s responsibilities will be balanced between Policy Advisor and Deputy Legal Counsel as determined by the needs of the Minority Caucus and directed by the Minority Leader and Minority Chief of Staff.

As Policy Advisor, the individual works to enact legislation and to advance policies on behalf of the Senate Minority Leader and all caucus members. The individual covers issues pending before the Ohio Senate and Ohio General Assembly as assigned and works with all caucus members and staff to advance our members’ legislative agendas.

As Deputy Legal Counsel, the individual assists the Legal Counsel, the Senate Minority Leader, caucus members, and staff with matters of law, ethics, and rules. The individual must be admitted to practice law before the Supreme Court of Ohio and be an active member in good standing.

Additional Information:

To Apply: Applicants should submit resume, cover letter and up to two writing samples. It is preferred that one writing sample be a form of legal writing and the other be for a non-lawyer audience. Submit materials to Bethany Sanders, Legal Counsel. Ohio Senate Democratic Caucus,

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but should be submitted with all required materials by November 4, 2016 for priority consideration.



Posted: October 3, 2016

Organization: Ohio Senate Democratic Caucus

Position: Senior Legislative Aide for Democratic Senator

Job Summary: The Senior Legislative Aide (SLA) is responsible for researching, analyzing, and tracking legislation of interest to the Senator and for the Senator to consider in committee and on the Senate floor. The SLA also shares administrative duties with the rest of the staff in the office, including constituent work, mail, letter writing, answering phones, etc.

Duties include:

--Attending legislative-related meetings with the Senator
--Attending most, if not all, of the Senator’s legislative committees, unless otherwise designated by the Senator
--Attending Senate Session
--Keeping track of all bills of interest to the Senator, including those in his or her
committees, those in House committees that may be coming to the Senate, or
pending votes on the Senate floor
--Researching ideas behind possible bills for introduction and communicating with
the Legislative Service Commission to get bills drafted in official form

To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to Mike Premo, Minority Chief of Staff, Ohio Senate, via email at  Deadline October 21, 2016.



Posted: October 3, 2016

Organization: Ohio Senate Democratic Caucus

Position: Legislative Aide for Democratic Senator

Job Description: The Legislative Aide (LA) provides essential office support for a Senator. The LA is responsible for the Senator’s schedule and closely manages where, how, and why the Senator attends events and meetings. They are also responsible for communicating daily with the Senator and the Senior Legislative Aide on the various issues that come up with constituents, meetings, phone calls, etc. The LA will also share legislative duties and/or committee assignments as the Senator sees fit.

Additional duties include:

--Filing legislative information and organizing the Senator’s filing system
--Planning meetings and logistics, recording proceedings, preparing notices and minutes, and writing reports
--Providing scheduling services for the Senator and making travel arrangements
--Attending meetings and functions on behalf of the Senator
--Greeting and directing visitors
--Processing commendations and proclamations
--Copying and faxing materials
--Writing press releases and responding to requests from the media

To Apply: Please send cover letter, resume and a writing sample to Mike Premo, Minority Chief of Staff, Ohio Senate, via email at, Deadline October 21, 2016.



Posted: October 3, 2016

Organization: Ohio Association of REALTORS

Job Title: Director of RPAC Development/My Realtor Party

Job Summary: This position is primary responsible for developing the RPAC of Ohio fundraising duties within the state association and assisting local associations in reaching their local RPAC of Ohio fundraising goals. This position is also responsible for being the key point of contact and visionary, ensuring that RPAC of Ohio is striving to meet the NAR RPAC Annual Goals and maximizing RPAC of Ohio’s opportunity to use NAR grant and fundraising tools. Additionally, this position serves as the resource in coordination of all My Realtor Party activities and maximizing the utilization by both OAR and local associations. The position operates under the direction of the Vice President of Public Policy and supports overall team strategy.

Additional Details:

To Apply: E-mail a cover letter (with salary expectations), detailed resume, and three professional references to: Ohio Association of Realtors ATTN: Public Policy 200 East Town Street Columbus, OH 43215 Email:

All submissions must be postmarked by Friday, October 21, 2016



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