Job Details

Policy Advisor

Metro, Portland, Oregon

Job - Government

Close Date: 03/27/2020

Deadline to apply: March 27, 2020
Salary: $71,054 - $98,764 annually

POSITION SUMMARY:
Are you an effective communicator with a solid understanding of the current political environment, and a strong aptitude for recognizing and handling confidential matters with discretion? We are currently seeking a Policy Advisor who will thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment while maintaining a high level of attention to detail, and providing information and excellent customer service to a wide range of people.

In this role, you will provide complex program support to a Metro Councilor and function as a member of the Council Office team.

At Metro, we hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
• Three years of progressively responsible and complex policy and administrative support experience, AND
• A bachelor's degree in public affairs, political science or a related field; OR
• Any combination of education and experience which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the job.

To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center.
Application requirements: In addition to the required electronic application, please upload a resume and a cover letter describing your experience as it relates to the duties of this position. Applications without a cover letter, resume and answers to the supplemental questions will not be considered.

Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Complete details: www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs