This position is in the Second District, Board Member’s Sacramento office. In a learner capacity, the Student Assistant will be required to assist the Board Member’s office in a variety of technical and administrative tasks relating to constituent outreach and assistance, office tasks and duties, and case evaluation under the direct supervision of the Board Member’s senior staff. One additional position may be filled. The position is located in a high-rise building.
• Microsoft applications: Word, Excel, and Outlook
• General knowledge of basic clerical procedures
• Work independently and under stringent deadlines
• Learn policies and procedures related to a Board Member’s office
• Reason logically and write effectively
• Analyze situations accurately and take appropriate action
• Review print and online reference materials to obtain solutions
• Assist in research, review and other related activities in the office
• Operate a personal computer, photocopy machine and other electronic office equipment
• Maintain confidentiality of sensitive matters
• Work in a high-rise building
• This position can range from 15 to 20 hours per week.
• Interest in acquiring knowledge of the organization and function of the Board of Equalization
• Interest in assisting taxpayers with tax issues and understanding their rights
• Good communication skills, both oral and written
• Willingness to adjust to changing assignments and priorities
• Ability to maintain cooperative working relationships
Interested candidates must submit a cover letter; State Application; resume; writing sample; unofficial transcripts; proof of application for, or enrollment as a student in, an appropriate college or university program; and at least two references.
290 - 054 - 4870 - 900
Board Member Office, 2nd District, Sac
Final Filing Date:
Board of Equalization 450 N Street, MIC: 20 Sacramento, CA 95814
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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