The Florida Chamber of Commerce seeks a Governmental Affairs Coordinator to assist in the development of the Florida Business Agenda, provide policy research, build presentations, and support advocacy efforts of the Governmental Affairs team on behalf of Chamber members and in support of Chamber initiatives. This includes handling all lobbyist registrations and disclosures, managing calendars, and providing executive support for VP of Governmental Affairs and Executive Vice President.
The Governmental Affairs Coordinator will manage all bill tracking, attend committee meetings as assigned, and be held responsible for the accurate execution of the Florida Chamber Legislative Report Card during Legislative Session.
This person must be exceedingly well organized, flexible and enjoy administrative challenges in the role of supporting others. The ability to interact with staff and customers (at all levels) in a fast-paced environment, sometimes under pressure, remaining flexible and proactive, resourceful and efficient, with a high level of professionalism. Expert level written and verbal communication skills, strong decision-making ability and attention to detail are equally important.
Must be proficient with Microsoft office, including Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.
Requires meticulous attention to detail, the ability to adapt, and management of multiple tasks at once.
Experience with Lobbytools (or a bill tracking software) and the legislative process is preferred.
Previous Executive Support preferred.
Competitive total compensation package comprised of base salary with bonus opportunity
5 hours of PTO per month to volunteer at the non-profit of your choice.
Long-Term Disability (Short-Term Disability also available)
Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Time off (Holidays, Vacation, Sick Time)
The Florida Chamber of Commerce, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or candidate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other class protected by federal or state law. Persons with disabilities encouraged to apply.
The Florida Chamber of Commerce is the leading business advocacy organization with a mission of securing Florida’s future. We unite business for good and we are working to grow Florida from the 17th largest economy of the World to the 10th largest economy by 2030. As we focus on making Florida more competitive, we champion core values of Accountability, Collaboration, Communication, Member & Customer Service, Integrity, Loyalty, Respect, and Success, the Florida Chamber of Commerce has ambitious initiatives and goals in place. ‘The Florida 2030 Blueprint is leading Florida to a diverse and sustainable economy through global competitiveness, prosperity & high paying jobs, as well as vibrant & resilient communities.
The Florida Chamber employs an average of 40 employees. We offer an excellent benefit plan, which includes health, life, paid time off and a generous 401k plan.