Legislative Internship

Offered By: 
State Representative Cecil Bell, Jr.
Job Location: 
Austin
Salary: 
Unpaid
Job Description: 
Representative Cecil Bell, Jr. is seeking applicants for an unpaid internship for the 86th Legislative Session starting ASAP. Session applicants must have part-time or full-time availability through May 31, 2019. Academic credit available, when possible. The intern shall: • Answer the phone and greet visitors • Collect invitations and maintain the office calendar • Manage constituent correspondence on legislative issues • Check and sort mail • Research and draft reports regarding legislation in assigned policy areas • Request committee hearings and prepare bill analyses • Monitor committee hearings and track relevant legislation • Assist the chief of staff in preparing daily floor packet for Representative • Other duties as assigned Applicants should have strong research and writing skills, well-developed organizational and interpersonal skills, solid computer skills, and effective communication skills. Applicants should also have an avid interest in government and the legislative process.
Application Instructions: 
To Apply Please submit a cover letter, resume, and availabilities to Ariane Marion at Ariane.marion@house.texas.gov. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Contact Information: 
Ariane Marion Chief of Staff ariane.marion@house.texas.gov
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Ariane Marion
Expiration Date: 
Sunday, March 3, 2019