Are you interested in joining a small, independent agency whose work touches the lives of every American citizen? The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) is dedicated to improving the electoral process to ensure that all eligible citizens have the right to vote and have their votes counted accurately. Every EAC employee is proud to be a part of a team that works together to assure that every vote counts. Take a look at our job openings.
Associate Counsel (General Attorney)
Incumbent assists the General Counsel with ensuring that the Commission meets all Federal, state and local legal and regulatory requirements; reviews proposed policies and procedures to ensure compliance with same; and assist in keeping key staff informed of changes in all Federal, state, and local laws and regulations that may affect EAC 's operations.
Conducts legal research; drafts legal opinions; and provides written and oral advice to the GC, the Commission, and EAC staff in the areas of election administration, freedom of information and privacy, ethics and conflicts of interest, grants, procurement, personnel matters, appropriations, and legislation. Participates in the development of agency policies, guidance, guidelines, advisories, directives, and procedures regarding EAC operations and the implementation of HAVA and NVRA.
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