1/1/17 Update: This position has been filled. Thanks to all the wonderful applicants who showed interest in joining our team.

Texas Action has an immediate opening for a Senate Legislative Director to help train and mentor policy staff and maintain a timely work flow for our analysts to turn out high quality bill analysis and vote recommendations for members of the Texas Senate.

The Senate Legislative Director will work with our policy team to make sure that our analysis of bills before the Senate is accurate and that our vote recommendations are well-written and consistent with our Liberty Principles; Free Markets, Private Property Rights, Individual Liberty, Personal Responsibility, and Limited Government.

If you support these principles, have a background in public policy, are an experienced leader, and want to help equip Texas legislators to make quality voting decisions based on sound analysis, please send us your resume!

This full-time temporary position is currently open with a start date as soon as possible, preferably not later than January 3rd, and running through the end of May.

To apply send your resume, cover letter, and references to [email protected].

Qualified candidates must have legislative experience, possess strong writing skills, be capable leaders, share a strong personal commitment to our Liberty Principles, be willing to work the long days and sometimes late nights required during legislative session, be diligent workers, and work well in a fast-paced team environment.

Posted December 20, 2016 by Nathanael Ferguson