Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant and professional manner. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing. Knowledge of office policies, practices and procedures as well as current laws and requirements relating to the Office of the Clerk. Must have proven legal research, strong organizational, written and oral communication skills. Must have prior Congressional experience and the ability to work effectively under pressure and maintain poise and courtesy in dealing with Members and staff. Must have a law degree and be a member in good standing of the bar of the highest court of any state. Extensive knowledge of constitutional and administrative laws. Minimum of five years of practical legal legislative experience. Must have strong academic credentials, good legal research, writing, and excellent communication skills. Must have an analytical mind and be detail oriented. This position is identified as a Test Designated Position and is subject to random drug testing. This position also requires a Security Clearance; therefore, your ability to secure and maintain such a Clearance is a continued condition of employment.