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Why you should work at the Missouri Ethics Commission

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Missouri Ethics Commission. Through our electronic reporting systems and our website, our agency provides critical information to the public about who contributes to candidates for public office, how candidates spend the money they raise and how lobbyists spend funds on public officials. Our mission is to serve the public interest by promoting and maintaining transparency, accountability, and compliance with campaign finance, lobbying, and conflict of interest laws. We educate and assist the citizens of Missouri, public officials, lobbyist, and those participating in public elections by increasing awareness and understanding of the law. We investigate and enforce these laws consistently.

We are a state agency with 24 positions and our staff receive state employee benefits including health insurance, paid sick and vacation time, and retirement benefits depending on tenure with the state.

The Commission is an equal opportunity employer.  If you have questions about the job opportunities, call (573) 751-2020.

Reporting Specialist

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The Missouri Ethics Commission (MEC) is seeking a reporting specialist for the compliance and education division. This specialist will assist candidates and public officials in state and local office, and committee treasurers required to file campaign finance reports with the MEC. The specialist will also assist lobbyists file annual registration and monthly expenditure reports with the MEC.

Duties also include entering and updating information in electronic systems, and reports for completeness and accuracy.

Familiarity assisting individuals with electronic reporting systems a plus.

A degree from an accredited college or university is preferred; or a high school diploma or equivalent and two years of work experience are required.

The skills, knowledge, and abilities of the successful applicant should include:
• Ability to handle large volumes of phone calls professionally;
• Knowledge of and ability to interpret, explain, and apply the laws and regulations pertaining to assigned area;
• Excellent organizational skills;
• Excellent attention to detail;
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office with emphasis in Word and Excel;
• Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with other staff, elected and appointed officials at the state and local government levels, and the general public;
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as part of a team; and
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.

Salary range from $34,500 - $36,000 depending on qualifications. A resume and cover letter should be submitted by October 7, 2022, via email to or mailed to MEC Personnel, PO Box 1370, Jefferson City, MO 65102. The position will remain open until filled. Preference is given to applications received on or before October 7, 2022. EOE