Job Announcements Board

Paid Internship (Rep. Slotkin)

U.S. Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) is now accepting applications for fall internships in her Washington, DC Office.  

Interns in Rep. Slotkin’s office are compensated with monthly stipends, unless they are sponsored by an outside organization or are planning to receive academic credit for the internship.”

Hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM while Congress is in session and 9:00 AM – 5:00PM while Congress is out of session.

Intern responsibilities in the Washington, D.C. office will include: 

Axne Seeks Communications Director

Iowa Democrat seeks an experienced Communications Director to lead an active press operation. Candidates must have experience pitching and placing stories, op-eds, and letters to the editor in traditional and digital media.

  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

o   maintaining relationships with Iowa and national reporters;

o   developing and implementing weekly and long-term strategic communications plans;

o   briefing and preparing the Member for interviews;

Job Announcement: COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

Member of House Democratic Leadership and House Appropriations Committee seeks experienced Communications Director to plan and execute a proactive, aggressive earned, social and direct communications strategy.

Legislative Assistant / Senior Legislative Assistant

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08), Chairman of the House Oversight Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, seeks an experienced and enthusiastic LA/Senior LA (title commensurate with experience) to handle healthcare, immigration, and judiciary issues.

Paid Internship (Rep. Slotkin)

U.S. Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) is now accepting applications for fall internships in her Washington, DC Office.  

Interns in Rep. Slotkin’s office are compensated with monthly stipends, unless they are sponsored by an outside organization or are planning to receive academic credit for the internship.”

Hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM while Congress is in session and 9:00 AM – 5:00PM while Congress is out of session.

Intern responsibilities in the Washington, D.C. office will include: 

Rep. Malinowski - District Office SA Position

The Office of Congressman Tom Malinowski seeks a Staff Assistant for its Somerville District Office location. The Staff Assistant will act as the first point of contact for the front office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Office Management

  • Greet and provide direction to visitors
  • Manage office inventory
  • Oversee office internship program

Constituent Communications

Press Secretary / Digital Director (Rep. Barragan)

Representative Nanette Diaz Barragán is seeking a talented and highly motivated individual to assume the role of Press Secretary/Digital Director. The person chosen for the position will work closely with the Communications Director to develop and execute the Congresswoman’s long-term communication plan.

Energy Professional Staff or Counsel

The Committee on Energy and Commerce Majority is seeking a professional staff member or counsel to focus on energy issues within the Committee’s jurisdiction.  Responsibilities will include drafting legislation, preparing hearings, and coordinating with stakeholders and member offices.  Ideal candidates will have a demonstrated interest in and understanding of energy policy issues, and some public policy experience.  Knowledge of energy efficiency policy is particularly helpful, but not necessary.  Please submit a c

Scheduler / Executive Assistant (Rep. Costa)

Rep. Jim Costa (CA-16) seeks an experienced, well-organized, and detail-oriented Scheduler/Executive Assistant to manage the Member’s Washington D.C. schedule and administrative duties.

SCHEDULER / EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

Progressive West Coast Democrat seeks a well-organized, detail oriented, and energetic self-starter for the position of Scheduler/Executive Assistant.  The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, is highly motivated, has a sharp sense of humor, and has the ability to keep calm while under pressure in an oftentimes hectic and unpredictable environment.

Senior House Democrat seeks Legislative Correspondent

Senior House Democrat seeks Legislative Correspondent to manage managing a high-volume constituent mail program. Responsibilities include responding to all constituent correspondence in a timely manner, drafting constituent correspondence, managing intern correspondence work, and communicating policy priorities within the district with legislative staff. Interested candidates must be detail-oriented, have excellent writing, organizational, and communication skills. Maryland ties are preferred.

Legislative Assistant Opening

The office of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (MN-05) is seeking an experienced, highly-motivated Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse portfolio of issues, including committee work. Candidates must possess strong writing skills, a good sense of humor, creativity, the ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and a willingness to work collaboratively with both DC and district staff. 

Communications Director Position

South Florida Democrat seeks an experienced Communications Director to lead an active, bilingual press operation. The position will be based out of her Washington, DC office and will include occasional travel to the district.  Candidates must have experience pitching and placing stories, op-eds, and letters to the editor in traditional and digital media.

Staff Assistant / Legislative Correspondent (Rep. Jayapal)

The Office of U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) seeks a highly organized, passionate, team-oriented Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent for the Representative’s Washington, D.C. office.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Paid Internship (Rep. Tlaib)

U.S. Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) is accepting applications for spring internships in her Washington, DC Office and Detroit Neighborhood Service Center. This internship allows college students and recent graduates an opportunity to gain direct knowledge of how a congressional office functions and see the inner workings that are required to best serve the constituents of the Michigan 13th Congressional District. Many congressional interns have used their experience to further their interests and careers in public service, government and more.

Paid Internship (Rep. Omar)

Representative Ilhan Omar’s Washington D.C. office is looking for a fall intern to start immediately. 

Interns in Rep. Omar’s office are compensated at a rate of $15/hour, unless sponsored by an outside organization also compensating at a rate of $15/hour. 

Hours are flexible, but generally run from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. 

Intern responsibilities in the Washington, D.C. office will include: 

Press Assistant Opening – House Democratic Caucus

Press Assistant: The Press Assistant will report to the Deputy Press Secretary for daily and weekly assignments and the review of all work product. They will also work directly with the Digital Assistant or their designee(s) to ensure a smooth process and schedule for Members to use the Democratic Caucus Recording Studio. The Press Assistant will support the broader communications department as needed. In addition, the Press Assistant will be the primary liaison with the Operations Department and help coordinate cross-departmental requests. 

Digital Director/Washington Press Assistant

The office of Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz seeks an experienced Digital Director and Press Assistant to handle a range of fast-paced media issues, and will report to the Communications Director. Duties will include working with local and national reporters; long-term planning; drafting e-newsletters, social media posts, press releases, op-eds and speeches. This position will be responsible for managing digital media accounts and producing video content. It requires excellent writing skills and an ability to work closely with legislative and district staff.

Legislative Correspondent (Rep. Pete Aguilar)

The Office of Rep. Pete Aguilar (CA-31) is seeking candidates for the Legislative Correspondent position in our office. The LC is responsible for managing an active mail program and hiring and supervising the interns who manage the front office.

Legislative Assistant (Rep. Stephanie Murphy)

Rep. Stephanie Murphy, a Florida member of the Ways and Means Committee, seeks a legislative assistant to handle an array of domestic policy issues, including health care, education, labor, housing, judiciary, transportation, trade, and veterans.  Responsibilities include drafting and analyzing legislation; conducting research; drafting internal and external communications in issue areas; meeting with constituents and interest groups; and attending hearings and markups conducted by the Ways and Means Committee’s Worker and Family Support Subcommittee.

Rep. Scanlon Seeks Communications Assistant

Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon seeks an experienced Communications Assistant to work in either the Washington, D.C. or Pennsylvania office.  Duties will include drafting op-eds, press releases, blog posts, and website and social media content and graphic/web design.  This position requires excellent writing and graphic design skills, creativity, and an ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 

Legislative Assistant Opening

The Office of Congressman Joe Neguse seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle the Judiciary Committee portfolio, including tech, antitrust, immigration, civil rights, and other related issues. Responsibilities of this position include drafting and advancing legislation, staffing and preparing the member for Committee hearings and markups, writing policy memos and vote recommendations, and meeting with constituents. 

Communications Director Opening (Rep. Alma Adams)

SUMMARY:

The Communications Director is a key member of the management team that includes the Chief of Staff, Legislative Director, and the District Director.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Legislative Assistant

Congressman Mike Quigley (IL-05), who serves as Chairman of the Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Subcommittee on Appropriations, is seeking an experienced, highly-motivated, and industrious Legislative Assistant to manage FSGG Appropriations Subcommittee work, as well as an economic policy portfolio that includes, but is not limited to, financial services, tax, budget, trade, and labor.