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Flaherty & Hood, P.A.

Communications & Government Relations Associate


Flaherty & Hood, P.A., a law firm specializing in government relations, is seeking a creative jack-of-all-trades to assist with internal and external communications, events planning and administrative tasks.


  • Assist the Media & Communications Director in developing and implementing communications strategies for our firm and clients that include media outreach and social media content creation
  • Researching, writing and editing materials including press releases, social media posts, newsletters and informational handouts
  • Planning and coordinating events such as conferences, seminars and “Day at the Capitol” lobbying events
  • Supporting the work of the government relations team at the Minnesota Capitol

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or a related field
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Social media expertise
  • Content writing experience for all media platforms
  • Highly computer literate with capability in email, web design (preferably Wordpress), MS Office, Adobe Suite, and related tools
  • Interest in state and local politics
  • Experience making and editing videos (preferred)
  • Photography experience (preferred)
  • Events planning experience (preferred)

Position will include some in-state travel and occasional irregular and evening hours.

Flaherty & Hood, P.A. offers competitive compensation and an excellent work environment. Compensation determined based on qualifications and experience. Deadline to apply is Feb. 14, 2020. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Julie Liew at


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