Statehouse Jobs Marketplace

Posted: March 18, 2015

Organization: Ohio Chamber of Commerce

Job Title: Manager, Advocacy Communications

Position Summary: The Ohio Chamber of Commerce is Ohio's largest and most diverse statewide business advocacy organization, dedicated to presenting Ohio policymakers with the business perspective on issues. The successful candidate will lead advocacy efforts at the grassroots and grasstops levels to advance the organization’s public policy agenda through developing and executing advocacy communications and campaigns and through managing and expanding online properties and social media platforms. This junior level position reports to the Ohio Chamber’s Vice President of Government Affairs and works closely with all members of the government affairs team.

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Posted: March 11, 2015

Organization: Ohio Supreme Court & Ohio Judicial System

Position: Judicial & Legislative Affairs Officer

Job Summary: The Office of Legal & Policy Affairs is seeking an experienced professional to fill the position of Judicial & Legislative Affairs Officer.  This position serves as the primary liaison between the Supreme Court and the legislature, with extensive responsibility for communication with the General Assembly, governmental entities, the Supreme Court, and judicial associations on legislative matters affecting the judicial branch.  Responsibilities include attending committee meetings, discussing initiatives, and presenting testimony at legislative committee hearings. 

Formal consideration of interested applicants responding to this announcement is ongoing and will continue until filled.  The starting salary is commensurate with experience, minimum of $70,000.

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To Apply: To be considered for this opening, candidates must apply online (




Posted: March 6, 2015

Organization: Thomas B. Fordham Institute

Position: Education Policy Analyst/Government Affairs Position 

Job Summary: Are you passionate about improving academic outcomes for children? Do you have a keen interest in education reform? Are you excited about working in areas of education that are at the forefront of public debate? Are you strategic, a good writer, eager, able to work both independently and in a team? If so, we're looking for you!

The Thomas B. Fordham Institute is the nation’s leader in advancing educational excellence for every child through quality research, analysis, and commentary. In Ohio, we are a leading on-the-ground advocate for K-12 education reform—high academic standards for all students, high-quality school choices, and a productive educational system that, first and foremost, meets the needs of Ohio’s children. We are an independent, non-profit organization with offices in Washington, D.C., Columbus, and Dayton, Ohio.

We are looking for the right person to assist on a project that requires both sharp policy analysis and government affairs duties. The position will be based in Columbus and both part-time and full-time candidates will be considered. Initial plans are for this position to be for a 12-month period; however, the potential exists for the position to become permanent if the project is successful.

Additional Details:

To Apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to:

Jeff Murray

Manager of Ohio Operations

37 West Broad Street, Suite 400

Columbus, OH 43215

Via fax: 614-223-1494

Via email at

No calls, please.

Applications accepted until position is filled.





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