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Connecticut State Elections Enforcement Commission
 
Executive Director & General Counsel 
PLEASE FOLLOW THE SPECIFIC APPLICATION FILING INSTRUCTIONS
AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE!
 
Open To:           The Public
Location:           20 Trinity Street, Hartford, CT
Hours:               40 hours per week
Salary:              $103,539.00  -  $132,804.00 (MP 71)
Closing Date:    July 24, 2009
 
General Knowledge:
Considerable knowledge of and ability to apply management principles and techniques; knowledge of and ability to apply state campaign financing and election laws; knowledge of criminal, constitutional, and administrative law and rules of evidence; knowledge of legislative process; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable ability in advocacy and negotiation techniques; considerable ability to interpret complex legislation.
 
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
Excellent management skills and ability to function effectively in nonpartisan capacity. Strong ability to lead management team. Excellent decision making skills. Management of elections and/or campaign finance agency desirable. Some IT knowledge desirable. Considerable public speaking and media skills. Knowledge of Connecticut election law.
 
General Experience:
Five (5) years experience in the practice of law including some experience with the Legislative process, administrative law and state election laws.
 
Special Experience:
Two (2) years of the General Experience must have been in a managerial capacity. Must be admitted to practice law in the State of Connecticut or be lawfully engaged in the practice of law as a principal means of livelihood for five out of the last seven years in a reciprocal jurisdiction in accordance with Section 2-13 of the Connecticut Practice Book and obtain membership in the Connecticut Bar within one year of appointment.
 
Note:
The filling of this position will be in accordance with reemployment, SEBAC, transfer, promotion and merit employment rules.
 
Application Instructions:
Interested and qualified candidates who meet the above requirements should submit via mail a cover letter, a detailed resume which describes fully how the applicant meets each of the knowledge, skills, ability and experiential requirements, three professional references, and an Application for Employment (PLD-1), available on-line at www.das.state.ct.us/exam, by July 24, 2009 to:
 
State Elections Enforcement Commission
20 Trinity Street, Hartford, CT 06106
Attention: Kathleen Skomro
 
      FAX NUMBER 860 256-2997         E-MAIL ADDRESS: kathleen.skomro@ct.gov
 
 
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
 
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities
 




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