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Lobbyist

Posted: 06/09/2022

Goff Public seeks lobbyist
 
Goff Public, a top-ranked, full-service public affairs and public relations firm based in Saint Paul, seeks a full-time lobbyist/public affairs professional for its dynamic, growth-oriented government relations practice.
 
Successful candidates will have the ability to work effectively on a bipartisan team. This position will be responsible for managing client accounts; developing legislative strategies; on-the-ground lobbying of state and local elected officials and staff; monitoring of legislative hearings; writing client communications; advising clients on integrated advocacy and lobbying strategies; and contributing across client teams.
 
The ideal candidate will have strong Republican relationships and at least 5 years of experience in direct lobbying or legislative work. Strong candidates may exhibit some or all of the following traits and skill sets:

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multitask, lead and support projects simultaneously
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Proactive, hardworking, and detail-oriented
  • Inquisitive, fast learner
  • Ability to thrive in a fluid and collaborative environment
  • Availability to work unpredictable hours based on legislative and client activity
 
This is an opportunity to work for a highly respected firm with clients across multiple industries. In addition to direct lobbying at the Minnesota Capitol, the position includes working within Goff Public’s public relations and public affairs practices.
 
If you think you’d be great in this role, please send us a cover letter that tells us who you are and how your experience, skills and personality may be the next great addition to Goff Public, along with your resume. All materials must be emailed directly to Sue Kuncio at sue@goffpublic.com by Thursday, June 30.
 
Goff Public welcomes candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply. We believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture is fundamental to our success and provides employees the best opportunities to grow professionally and provide their highest value to clients and each other.
 
About Goff Public
Goff Public is a top public relations and public affairs firm offering seamlessly integrated media relations, lobbying, advocacy, crisis communications, community engagement, training and digital creative services to help our clients reach the audiences who matter most.
Based in downtown Saint Paul, Goff Public has been in business since 1966. Our company culture is built on teamwork, authenticity and creativity. We love our clients, our industry and working with each other.
 
We work hard and we’re not afraid of new challenges. At Goff, you will be tasked with producing the highest quality work while serving multiple clients with daily deadlines. You will grow your skill set and be exposed to a wide array of clients, industries and professional opportunities.
 
Our values
We are passionate about and invested in our work, our clients and our communities. We provide
employees opportunities to grow professionally and provide their highest value to clients and each other. We strive to include diverse ideas, points of view, identities, backgrounds, abilities and experiences in all that we do. We act with integrity and value honesty, candor, accountability and collaboration.