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 for its dynamic, growth-oriented public affairs 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 legislative hearings; writing client communications; advising clients on integrated advocacy and lobbying strategies; and contributing across client teams.
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 offer medical, dental, 401K, a generous PTO package, family leave, and more. Additional benefits include free parking or public transit reimbursement and a fully stocked kitchen. During the session interim, Goff Public has a hybrid work model, with employees working remotely on Mondays and Fridays, and in the office Tuesdays through Thursdays. During session, work is conducted in person. Goff Public is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise and Small Business Enterprise and an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer.
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.
The ideal candidate will have at least three years of experience in direct lobbying or legislative work. Strong candidates may exhibit some or all of the following traits and skill sets: The ideal candidate will have at least three years of experience in direct lobbying or legislative work. Strong candidates may exhibit some or all of the following traits and skill sets:
- Ability to thrive in a fluid and collaborative environment
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
- Ability to multitask, lead and support projects simultaneously
- Proactive, hardworking and detail-oriented Inquisitive, fast learner
- Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
- Ability to meet deadlines
- Availability to work unpredictable hours based on legislative and client activity
At Goff Public, you will be tasked with producing the highest quality work while serving multiple clients with daily deadlines. You will grow your skillset and be exposed to a wide array of clients, industries and professional opportunities.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, September 29.