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Job Opportunities


Staff Attorney for VA Conflict of Interest & Ethics Advisory Council

The Virginia Division of Legislative Services, the primary legal and research agency for the General Assembly of Virginia, is seeking an attorney to fill a position on its professional staff to assist in the work of the Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council. This position includes assisting with the issuance of ethics and conflict of interest opinions relating to public officials and research and policy analysis pertinent to the Lobbyist Disclosure and Conflict of Interests Acts.

Successful candidates must be a member of the Virginia State Bar and have excellent legal, writing, and communication skills. This entry level position has a starting salary of $60,000 / year.

Interested parties should submit a resume, letter of interest, and writing sample no later than February 13, 2016, to Iris Fuentes (ifuentes@dls.virginia.gov).

Please note: "Ethics Staff Attorney Applicant" should appear in the subject line of your e-mail.

Proofreaders/Editors

In September of each year, the Editing Office accepts applications for temporary, full-time proofreaders for the upcoming General Assembly Session. Some evening and weekend hours are required in December and early January in addition to 40-hour workweeks.

A bachelor's degree, computer proficiency, and proofreading/editorial experience are required. Work in preparation for the 2016 Session begins October 26, 2015, ends January 22, 2016, and pays $20/hour.

To apply send a resume with cover letter and a completed state application to Lilli Hausenfluck, Chief Editor, Division of Legislative Services, 201 North 9th Street, 2nd Floor, Richmond, VA 23219 or to Editor@dls.virginia.gov with "Proofreader/Editor" in the subject line. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. on September 28, 2015.

A copy of a state application may be found at:
https://www.trs.virginia.gov/documents/Gm/stateapp.doc