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Director of Voter Registration and Elections

Lexington County   Lexington, SC   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on September 2, 2021
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DUTIES AND JOB DESCRIPTION

The duties of the position of director of Lexington County Registrations and Elections are to ensure a fair and complete elections’ process for the citizens of Lexington County.

The director must be able to perform the following duties:

  • Foster a positive working environment and supervise small staff;
  • Manage daily office operations, which include monitoring budget, informing elections board members, county administrators and county council;
  • Train staff, precinct workers and public on election equipment and procedures;
  • Oversee election procedures to include election machine operations, elections and voter registration;
  • Act as media and public liaison on voting matters;
  • Monitor and implement local, state and federal election mandates;
  • Monitor elected districts and elector assignments; and
  • Maintain consistent communication with elections board.

 

ANNUAL SALARY:   $49,545-$54,499.50 DOQ

 

MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, public administration, management or related field, or;
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience, supplemented by three to five years administrative and supervisory experience;
  • Experience managing elections operations and working knowledge and experience in the elections and voter registrations’ processes;
  • Knowledge of State and Federal election laws
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, and skilled in accurate typing and data entry;
  • Must possess valid South Carolina driver’s license; be a registered voter; and
  • Must be able to obtain state certification within 18 months of hire.

 

For more information, and to apply, visit our web site at www.lex-co.com, “click” Human Resources, scroll down to “County Job Listings.”