Job Announcements Board

Job Opening: Scheduler

Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher (TX-7) seeks a positive, well-organized, and detail-oriented scheduler for the Washington, DC office. 

Washington Press Secretary

Northeast Democrat seeks Press Secretary to work under District-based Communications Director and D.C.

Constituent Services Liaison/Caseworker - Rep. Krishnamoorthi (Based in Chicago Suburbs)

SUMMARY:

As a caseworker for a congressional district office in the Chicago suburbs, you will act as a liaison between constituents and government agencies or other organizations. You respond to requests for assistance and resolve issues through investigation, intervention, facilitation, and creative problem-solving.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Staff and Press Assistant Position

Congressmember Karen Bass seeks a Staff and Press Assistant to manage her front office. Administrative tasks include managing an exhaustive constituent tours program, hiring and mentoring interns, processing constituent requests and coordinating responses, answering phone calls, greeting visitors, and providing other vital support to the Member and staff. Communications tasks include video production, graphic design, website management, and the drafting of social media content, press statements, constituent outreach materials, and newsletters.

Staff Assistant Opening (Rep. Ocasio-Cortez)

Responsibilities include welcoming office visitors; processing flag and tour requests; organizing Member correspondence and incoming mail and phone messages; logging constituent mail and working with the Legislative Correspondent to respond to inquiries; managing and executing the intern program; staffing and driving the Member to events and other duties as assigned. 

The ideal candidate will have a solution-oriented personality, a great sense of humor, and the ability to manage a vast but essential portfolio.

STAFF ASSISTANT OPENING

Progressive member of House Democratic Leadership seeks an organized, team-oriented Staff Assistant in the DC office. The applicant is responsible for supervising interns, greeting visitors, processing incoming mail, answering phones, managing tour requests, and general assistance to the DC office staff. 

Applicants should have excellent oral and written communication skills, great attention to detail, strong time management skills, and an ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines with flexible work hours. 

SCHEDULER OPENING

Progressive member of House Democratic Leadership seeks a highly organized, detail-oriented, and resourceful individual to serve as a scheduler in the DC office. The applicant must be able to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment and possess outstanding interpersonal skills. 

Congressman Donald Norcross Seeks Communications Director

The Communications Director will manage all communications and social media functions, including developing short- and long-term communications plans, responding to daily media inquiries, maintaining relationships with reporters, writing and distributing press releases and advisories, creating and managing social media content, including graphics and videos, preparing speeches, talking points, and op-eds, and creating Franked communications such as outreach emails and mailers.

Seeking Legislative Fellow

Judiciary Vice Chairwoman Mary Gay Scanlon (PA-05) is seeking a Fellow for the Washington, D.C. office to assist in covering policy areas relating to the work of the House Judiciary Committee.  Responsibilities include drafting meeting materials for the member, attending Congressional hearings, meetings with stakeholders and advocates.

Parliamentarian - Judiciary Committee

The House Judiciary Committee Democratic Staff seeks a Parliamentarian to advise the Chairman during Judiciary Committee proceedings.

DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY

The Committee on Homeland Security Majority Staff is hiring a communications staffer. Applicants should have a solid writing background, relevant work experience, and be able to work under extremely tight deadlines.

Legislative Assistant

The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure is seeking a junior Legislative Assistant to assist subcommittee and/or full committee Professional Staff. Must have attention to detail and be a self-motivated, team player who will jump in to assist with a variety of tasks. The position will include significant administrative work such as answering phones, pulling together materials for committee hearings and markups, with more substantive policy work as time allows.  Experience on Capitol Hill is preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. 

Staff Assistant Job Opening

Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) seeks an organized, passionate, team-oriented Staff Assistant for the Washington DC office. Responsibilities include: managing the front office, coordinating tour and flag requests, overseeing the DC internship program, and providing additional office support as needed. While this is an entry-level position, candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, great attention to detail, strong time management skills, and a desire to work collaboratively. Washington State ties are preferred.

Press Intern (Paid)

Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) has immediate openings for a paid Press Intern in the Washington, D.C. offices. Position reports and works closely with Communications Director. Responsibilities include compiling press clips, creating graphics and digital content, assisting with press conferences, drafting social media content, talking points and memos, conducting research and assisting the press staff with the daily operations of a very active press office. The ideal candidate must work well under pressure and tight deadlines, have good written and oral communication skills.

Military Legislative Assistant (Rep. Heck)

Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) seeks an experienced Military Legislative Assistant to manage his work on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and oversee a portfolio including defense, veterans, and related appropriations. This portfolio is subject to change. This is not an entry-level position. Strong knowledge of defense issues, the NDAA process, and a minimum of two years of substantive legislative experience are required. Candidates should be team-oriented and share a passion for constituent services.

Press Intern

Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) has immediate openings for a paid Press Intern in the Washington, D.C. offices. Position reports and works closely with Communications Director. Responsibilities include compiling press clips, creating graphics and digital content, assisting with press conferences, drafting social media content, talking points and memos, conducting research and assisting the press staff with the daily operations of a very active press office.

CHC Policy and Special Projects Coordinator

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) seeks a hardworking, initiative-taking, and detail-oriented Policy and Special Projects Coordinator. The ideal candidate will work both collaboratively and individually, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, has the ability to produce high quality work in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines.

Legislative Assistant Opening

Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, seeks an experienced and enthusiastic Legislative Assistant to cover her work on the House Judiciary Committee, including immigration, constitutional issues, criminal justice, and civil rights and civil liberties.  The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of experience, ideally 2-3 on the Hill, as well as a solid grasp of House procedures and a deep understanding of immigration policy. This is not an entry level position.

Staff Assistant / Driver - Rep. Jimmy Gomez

The Office of Congressman Jimmy Gomez (CA34) seeks an organized, passionate, team-oriented Staff Assistant and Driver for the Washington DC office.  Responsibilities include: managing the front office, coordinating tour and flag requests, managing DC internship program, driving the Congressman to and from events, and providing additional office support as needed.  While this is an entry-level position, candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, great attention to detail, strong time management skills, and an ability to work under pressure to meet tight

Staff Assistant Position

The Office of Congressman Joaquin Castro seeks an organized, team-oriented Staff Assistant for the Washington DC office.  Responsibilities include managing the front office, coordinating tour and flag requests, working with staff to manage the day to day DC internship program, providing support to the Scheduler, and assist with various administrative duties as needed.  While this is an entry-level position, candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, great attention to detail, strong time management skills, and an ability to work under pressure to

Press / T&I Intern Opening

Senior Washington state member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee seeks a press/transportation intern for his Washington, D.C. office.

Press Secretary

The Office of Congressman TJ Cox is seeking a full time Press Secretary including additional responsibilities supporting the office mail program. An ideal candidate should be an excellent writer in English and Spanish, and will be responsible for drafting press releases, speeches, and social media content; handling press inquiries; editing audio and video; and helping with creative messaging projects.