The Uniform Law Commission (ULC), a national non-profit law reform organization, seeks a full-time Legislative Communications Assistant to join the organization’s staff in downtown Chicago. The Legislative Communications Assistant would provide administrative and communications support to the organization’s Legislative Department. Examples of tasks the Legislative Program Coordinator would do include scheduling conference calls, writing press releases and social media posts, and drafting informational materials for the organization’s website.
The deadline for applications is March 15, 2018. An equal opportunity employer, the ULC welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.
Please send cover letter and résumé to email@example.com and include “Legislative Communications Assistant” in the subject line.
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite
Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Government, Communications, or a related field
Previous legislative or government experience
Interest in state law, government, and politics
Commitment to public service
Additional Salary Information: The ULC offers a competitive benefits package, including health, disability, and dental insurance, and a retirement plan with employer match.
About Uniform Law Commission
The ULC drafts nonpartisan, carefully considered, and well-crafted state legislation in areas of the law for which uniformity among states is desirable. The ULC legislative staff works to enact uniform laws in the legislatures of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. All ULC drafting projects are open to the public and stakeholders are encouraged to provide input. ULC acts include the Uniform Commercial Code, the Uniform Probate Code, the Uniform Anatomical Gift Act, and over a hundred other acts in areas including commercial law, family law, civil procedure, criminal justice, real property, trust and estate law, and business organizations.