Legislative Analyst Resume Samples

A Legislative Analyst undertakes the responsibility for reviewing new legislation and see how it affects the employer. Working for a variety of sectors, these analysts perform the following duties as seen on the Legislative Analyst Resume – following and examining the legislation initiatives, providing detailed reports on how the legislation can influence the organization’s activities; providing information and insight that can influence the shape of the bill; taking responsibility for organizing meetings and conferences, arranging official visits from legislators to the organization; and staying abreast with changes and developments in government and budget processes.

Skills that determine success in this role include – deep understanding of the law and how the legislative process works; a strong understanding of the employer’s various operations, and practical experience within the industry. To work at this capacity, a degree in public policy, political science, or a law degree is needed.

Legislative Analyst Resume example

Legislative Analyst Resume

Summary : Highly motivated, focused result drive Legislative Analyst Professional. Able to handle high volume of calls in a fast-paced environment, with minimum supervision. Strategic thinker, quick order executor and quantitative problem solver. Outstanding negotiator who pursues opportunities to drive proactive service.

Skills : Legal and Legislative Research, Customer Service Expert, Data Analysis.

Description :

    1. Assigned as Interim Executive Director of the Board of Towing and Recovery Operators.
    2. Represented the agency with individual legislators and before committees during the legislative session.
    3. Researched and prepared information requested by agency executives and state legislators, and otherwise prepare documentation on legislation affecting the agency.
    4. Collected, reviewed, and disseminated agency data as requested by staff to legislative committees, legislators, other agencies.
    5. Served as agency contact with members of the General Assembly, other state and local government bodies, the public, and other interested groups and organizations to resolve constituent problems.
    6. Played an integral part in coordinating the agency's legislative process throughout the year.
    7. Tracked and analyzed the issuance of health insurance legislation and regulation by state legislatures and state agencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Public Administration


Legislative Analyst Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Legislative Analyst with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Public Speaking, Strategic Communications, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Attended and reported on numerous committees and agency hearings on issues relevant to the union.
    2. Analyzed, compared, and assessed information contained in numerous professional journals, Congressional Record, Federal Register, Congressional hearings, and foreign publications.
    3. Produced reports for Labor Department, FCC, and other Federal departments and agencies to support the union's national policy objectives.
    4. Created and implemented a grass-roots campaign to contact Congressional members for an issue that was highly relevant to the membership.
    5. Wrote bi-weekly newsletters and other publications to members regarding interests including relevant legislation, benefits, member profiles, continuing education, and future events.
    6. Coordinated annual guidelines submission to the Registrar of Regulations for the agency.
    7. Responsible for legal research and constituent correspondence in addition to serving as a liaison between lobbyists, advocacy groups, and constituents.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MSc In Politics


Legislative Analyst Resume

Summary : As a Legislative Analyst, responsible for following legislative initiatives and reports data; developing, preparing, and producing print and electronic communication from creative concept to final print; researching writes and edits articles, board agendas, features on education programs and policies and other communications and writings as assigned.

Skills : Project Management, Data Analysis, Policy Analysis.

Description :

    1. Drafted bills for proposed legislation as determined by Senate sponsors and transportation departments including the Department of Transportation and Department of Motor Vehicles and Highway Safety.
    2. Identified key issues around transportation statute and their economic, fiscal, social impacts on the public.
    3. Wrote opinions of legislative consequences in concise memoranda.
    4. Assessed economic impacts and recession correlations with economic development appropriation bills.
    5. Tracked bill progress through committees and wrote bill analyses for public distribution.
    6. Created graphical presentations of proposed legislation for the benefit of the senators and constituents.
    7. Created research design methods to develop appropriate mechanisms to evaluate existing programs and legislation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters of Regional Planning

Legislative Analyst Resume

Objective : Legislative Analyst with 2+ of Experienced in working congressional actions including legislative proposals, congressional reports and language, and Congressional briefings. Experienced with direct Congressional staff interaction.

Skills : Written Communication, Social Media Management, Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Monitored and crafting local, state, and federal controlled substance laws, with an emphasis on marijuana, impaired driving, drug testing, and collateral sanctions.
    2. Responsible for hiring and managing local lobbyists, messaging, creating earned media opportunities, and filing state expenditure reports.
    3. Monitored, assessed, and initiated responses to all controlled substance legislation, ballot initiatives, news, and policy discussions in as many as 25 states at a time.
    4. Implemented strategies such as targeted mailings, grassroots calls, radio spots, and television ads in order to affect changes in policy at all levels - local, state, and federal.
    5. Authored dozens of published letters-to-the-editor and op-eds in newspapers across the country.
    6. Drafted model legislation, created employment contracts, approved service contracts, prepared Freedom of Information Act requests, and filing Data Quality Act petitions.
    7. Responsible for tracking and analyzing the bills and laws.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters of Regional Planning

Legislative Analyst Resume

Headline : Results-oriented professional with 15+ years of experience in the areas of professional analyst and connecting to resources within the community. Excellent interpersonal and communications skills. Able to relate effectively to individuals at all levels within the organization. Expertly trained to work with diverse populations to produce quality results.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Research Analysis, Data Analysis.

Description :

    1. Monitored legislation, policies, and congressional hearings affecting the Social Security Administration (SSA) and its administrative programs.
    2. Evaluated current, new, and proposed legislative and regulatory policies to determine impacts on programs and initiatives.
    3. Developed recommendations on the implementation of legislation, regulations, and policies, in consideration of associated agency-level impacts.
    4. Liaised between legislative personnel, the White House, OMB, and other federal agencies.
    5. Prepared hearing materials and briefed Commissioner of Social Security and Deputy Commissioner for the Office of Legislation and Congressional Affairs.
    6. Demonstrated familiarity with legislative volumes, such as  Congressional Records, and Administrative News.
    7. Successfully served as the Lead Analyst for Medicare legislation, due to proven expertise in legislative analysis, monitoring, and processes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's in Political Science

Legislative Analyst Resume

Summary : Looking for an opportunity to work as a Legislative Analyst, where all knowledge, skills, and experience can be used to the fullest and also have the opportunity to learn more about the Legislative Analyst field.

Skills : Policy Analysis, Organizational skills, Data Analysis.

Description :

    1. Supervised staff of twelve writers and word processors.
    2. Handled all personnel decisions, including recruitment, affirmative action, training, salaries, promotions, and disciplinary matters.
    3. Answered over 200,000 letters annually. Edited all responses.
    4. Created marketing strategies for candidates and policies.
    5. Developed direct mail system for targeted interest groups, including the development of mailing lists.
    6. Developed a follow-up system to keep constituents informed about relevant legislation.
    7. Wrote newsletters and press releases for the Speaker of the Assembly.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master of Business Administration

Legislative Analyst Resume

Summary : Legislative Analyst with 2+ years of experience in Participating in-state research projects, including state surveys and updating of current legislative and state survey charts. Prepares reports and responds to inquiries, and recommends and approves actions to resolve financial issues.

Skills : Policy Analysis, Congressional Hearings, Problem-solving.

Description :

    1. Trusted liaison to a senior lobbyist at political events and election activities involving the communication of client interests and gathering of information relevant to the client from local, state, and federal representatives and business leaders.
    2. Worked with a team of developers and business strategists to create a self-checkout App to split a restaurant check.
    3. Worked with Commissioned Corps Headquarters leadership in coordinating on matters affecting legislative policy, including formal responses to Congressional inquiries.
    4. Advised top officials in OASH and CCHQ on policy matters.
    5. Assisted senior analysts & OASH leadership in carrying out a legislative strategy that assists in expediting the Agency's health legislative program through the Congressional authorizing or appropriation processes.
    6. Developed interprets and implements financial concepts for financial planning and control.
    7. Assisted the City Council in the budget process and puts together required tables and charts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS In Information Systems Management

Legislative Analyst Resume

Objective : As a Legislative Analyst, responsible for Planning, developing, coordinating, and executing research projects to meet the needs of the External Affairs department in conjunction with other departments within the Health System as directed by the Executive Director.

Skills : Policy Analysis, Analytical Skills, Data Analysis.

Description :

    1. Provided the Minority Conference with summaries and memos of any bills relating to Education Law that passed either house of the State Legislature.
    2. Contributed to Conference reports on education and higher education issues.
    3. Assisted Capitol and District Offices with any constituent concerns regarding the State education law.
    4. Developed, drafted, and introduced legislation relating to state education law on behalf of several Conference Members.
    5. Assisted with state-wide forums and task forces hosted by the Assembly Minority.
    6. Prepared analysis and suggests amendments to the budget.
    7. Worked in collaboration with State Affairs Regional Directors, state trade associations, and local retained counsel to identify priority issues and assists with the implementation of advocacy strategies in assigned states.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.A. In Political Science

Legislative Analyst Resume

Summary : Legislative Analyst with 2+ years of Experienced in Legislative Analyst and Guided legislative and regulatory strategy and advocacy. Managed successful multi-state legislative regulatory portfolio, Advises regarding the development of internal policy, Build shared-interest coalitions and organizes voting blocks, and Communicates strongly with a proven track record of developing successful constituent advocates and influencing up the governmental chain.

Skills : Researching legislative bills and public laws, Organizational skills.

Description :

    1. Coordinated capital expenditures with the Office of Management and Budgets (OMB).
    2. Provided technical assistance to legislators during budget hearings, negotiations, and adoption sessions.
    3. Monitored capital expenditures, investigated cost-overruns on capital projects.
    4. Produced interim status reports on in-progress capital projects.
    5. Submitted final project reports to the legislature and the OMB.
    6. Assisted in monitoring legislative activities and analyses of policy processes related to the Commissioned Corps providing technical assistance or resources as required throughout the process.
    7. Researched, tracked, analyzed, and reported data on local, state & federal legislative initiatives that may impact education
    8. Composed and edited a variety of materials for the Association, including materials for the Governmental Relations department, CSBAs committees, and task forces.
     
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters of Regional Planning

Legislative Analyst Resume

Summary : As a Legislative Analyst, responsible for Preparing implementation tracking grid for state and federal healthcare legislation, coordinating with departments across the organization on upcoming changes in policies, and helps identify potential opportunities.

Skills : Data Analysis, Research Analysis, Organizational Skills.

Description :

  • Attended conferences, meetings & seminars to maintain expertise of legislative initiatives and impact.
  • Assisted with meetings and events by developing agendas, taking meeting minutes, following-up with members on after-action items, and prepared programs and brochures.
  • Answered calls for the Governmental Relations department, screens calls, and referred to the proper person for action; assisted directly with routine inquiries within CSBA policy.
  • Downloaded daily reports generated from the web-based legislative tracking system.
  • Conducted background research in order to develop story and message concepts as well as to prepare responses to public inquiries on a variety of topics as instructed.
  • Read and demonstrated an understanding and adherence to CSBA values, policies, and practices.
  • Demonstrated respect, honesty & professionalism at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS In Information Systems Management