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Job Title

District Executive Secretary (District 8)

General Summary

The office of State Senator Keith Perry (District 8) is seeking a District Executive Secretary in his Gainesville office.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A high school diploma or its equivalent and three years of secretarial or clerical work experience.    
  • Possession of a Certified Professional Secretary (CPS) Certificate can substitute for the required experience.
  • College education can substitute at the rate of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours for each year of the required work experience.  Vocational/technical training in an area of secretarial science or office/business studies can substitute at the rate of 720 classroom hours for each year of the required work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to write and speak both English and Spanish fluently.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal abilities
  • Strong writing and computer skills

Salary

$23,544 annually or commensurate with experience
Excellent employee benefits

Employment Description

Tasks include, but are not limited to: performing varied secretarial, administrative and office management duties; maintaining supervisor’s calendar and arranging appointments; arranging travel plans and preparing travel requests & reimbursement  vouchers; receiving and screening all incoming calls and visitors; receiving, reading, distributing or handling incoming mail; composing and preparing routine correspondence and reports; maintaining office files, physical and computer; updating mailing lists, constituent lists and other information as necessary; operating and maintaining office equipment including computers, printers, copiers and fax machines; maintaining all supplies for the office at an appropriate level and ordering supplies as necessary; may assist in managing the district office expense account and preparing related reports; and assisting in handling constituent requests.

Submission of Application

Interested parties may send a cover letter, resume and completed Florida Legislature Employment Application to:

The Honorable Warren Perry
Florida Senate
4650 NW 39th Place STE C

Gainesville, FL  32606

or e-mail  lott.kayla@flsenate.gov

Applications are available through the Florida Legislature's web site Online Sunshine and in Room 701 of the Claude Pepper Building.

Accommodation for Disability

If an accommodation is needed for a disability, please notify Human Resources at (850) 488-6803.