Student Government: Elections Committee Chair

Contact Information

Name: Tal Topf

Phone: 818-307-5158



Payrate: *$63/wk*

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: no

Resume Required: No

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 0-10 hrs/wk

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: June 12, 2014


Job Number: 0008-0528-2013

Last Date to Apply: May 30, 2013


The Chairperson of the ASUCD Elections Committee is responsible for conducting all ASUCD elections Elections during his/her term. The Chairperson will lead the five-person Committee in organizing and implementing successful elections and will be responsible for ensuring a fair, efficient, and non-partisan election process. (ASUCD General Elections are scheduled for the 7th week of fall and winter quarters, and additional Special Elections may occur as well.)


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  • Meet with the Elections Committee as needed.Assign duties and supervise tasks to be performed by the Committee.
  • Facilitate candidates’ workshops and other events.
  • Arrange, plan, and implement all logistics necessary for each Election.
  • Facilitate Elections outreach and publicity.
  • Organize the Elections Calendar for each Election.
  • Enforce all Elections Codes and Regulations.
  • Educate students regarding Elections procedures.


  • Dependable, detail-oriented
  • Organizational skills
  • Communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Quick learner
  • Must be impartial
  • Experience with social and/or traditional media a plus Knowledge of campus media resources a plus
  • Experience managing events a plus Public speaking skills a plus
  • Prior ASUCD experience and/or knowledge of the ASUCD Election Codes a plus
*Pending approval of the 2013-2014 ASUCD Budget

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. Please list any clubs, student organizations, and/or student groups that you have been involved with on campus, for how long, and in what role(s) (or from your previous campus, if you are a transfer student).

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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