FYI, read below and if cannot use it forward to someone who might can. Subject: FW: Chief Attorney for Senate Committee on Ways and Means ------------------------------------------- From: Office of Legislative Services Human Resources[SMTP:OLSHRS@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] Sent: Tuesday, August 03, 2010 3:37:10 PM To: !ALL JOINT; !ALL SENATE; !HSE All House; !PUBLIC COUNSEL; AG Auditor General Staff; All OPPAGA Subject: Chief Attorney for Senate Committee on Ways and Means Auto forwarded by a Rule The Florida Legislature The Florida Senate Committee on Ways and Means Job Title: Chief Attorney General Summary: This is highly complex legal work providing legal counsel, advice, and representation for the Senate Committee on Ways and Means. An employee in this position serves as the senior legal expert to the committee. Candidates with experience in Florida's budgeting process are preferred. Examples of Work Performed: Participates in conducting complex legal research in highly technical and specialized areas, specifically the budgetary process, requiring extensive legal experience. Performs legal research concerning the interpretation of Florida Statutes and on other matters in question for members and staff of the Legislature. Performs other related duties as required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of legal terminology. Knowledge of Florida laws and legal procedure. Knowledge of the Florida Constitution. Skill in reading comprehension, analysis, research, and organization. Ability to provide legal counsel. Ability to interpret state and federal legislation, laws, and rules. Ability to employ legal reasoning and to foresee possible legal problems. Ability to communicate effectively and concisely, both orally and in writing. Ability to take action in situations which lack clear direction. Ability to take initiative on independent research projects. Ability to deal tactfully and courteously with the public, press, and lobbyists. Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate work assignments. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Ability to use independent judgment when releasing information to the public. Ability to collect and analyze data. Ability to conduct meetings and to make presentations. Ability to perform legal writing and prepare various legal documents. Ability to research legal documents and legal references. Ability to draft legislation. Minimum Qualifications: Admission to The Florida Bar and three years of professional experience in the practice of law, legal research, teaching law, or in administrative or judicial hearings. Salary: $59,772 - $131,568 The Legislature offers a competitive benefits package. Application Deadline: Open until filled. Submission of Application: Qualified applicants should send a completed legislative application and resume to: Office of Legislative Services Human Resources Office Suite 701, Claude Pepper Building 111 West Madison Street Tallahassee, FL 32399-1400 Applications are available through the Florida Legislature's website Online Sunshine or by calling (850) 488-6803. Accommodation for Disability: If an accommodation is needed for a disability, please notify Human Resources at (850) 488-6803. Check out the TABI resource web page at http://acorange.home.comcast.net/TABI and please make suggestions for new material. if you'd like to unsubscribe you can do so through the freelists.org web interface, or by sending an email to the address tabi-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the word "unsubscribe" in the subject.