The American Financial Services Association has an opening for a very organized, detail-oriented individual to conduct research, analyze state legislation and assist with other aspects as part of the state government affairs department in Washington, D.C.
The ideal candidate loves research and has an eye for legislative and data analysis. Strong research and writing skills are required.
Job duties include daily legislative tracking and research, producing research and reports on relevant consumer credit issues, reviewing state laws to produce 50-state surveys, writing comment letters and other materials, proofreading/editing, and updating the SGA website and twitter account.
Good starting salary, excellent benefits, some travel (approx. 2-3x per year) and a collegial work environment. Candidates must have a BA or similar degree with 0-2 years of experience, a great work ethic, and the desire to grow professionally. Familiarity with financial services issues is a plus.
For consideration, email a resume, cover letter and short writing sample to Matt Kownacki at firstname.lastname@example.org.