Job Announcements Board

Professional Staff - Franking Commission

The Commission on Congressional Mailing Standards (the Franking Commission) seeks a professional staff member. The bipartisan Franking Commission is responsible for reviewing and issuing advisory opinions for all unsolicited mass mailings and other communications sent by Members of Congress. The Commission is also authorized to hear and decide cases concerning abuse of franking privilege. In addition, the Commission issues regulations and provides counsel to the Members of Congress and their staff.

Communications Director / Press Secretary

Active Rhode Island Congressional office is seeking a communications director / press secretary to handle daily media inquiries; write press releases, opinion pieces, speeches, blogs, and newsletters; build relationships with local and national media contacts; pitch stories to the media; oversee the member’s web and social media presence; work closely with legislative staff to effectively message policy issues; and plan and manage community events.

Legislative Director

The office of Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson seeks a legislative director. Responsibilities will include advancing legislative priorities and supporting the member’s work as chair of the Education and Labor Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

Moderate Arizona Democrat Seeks Press/Staff Assistant

The Office of Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) seeks a motivated self-starter to join our DC team. The ideal candidate will have exceptional written communication skills, attention to detail, and strong interpersonal skills. Responsibilities include driving the member in addition to: drafting social media content, assisting with drafting press releases and creating graphic design templates, coordinating and hiring interns, managing tour and flag requests, and assisting with general office administration duties. Access to personal car highly preferred.

Job Posting - Legislative Assistant

House Judiciary Committee Democrat 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. 

Press Secretary

Maryland Democratic Congressman is seeking a Press Secretary to work closely with a diverse team in the Congressman’s D.C. office, and be the point-person on messaging and digital strategy.

DPCC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Chair and Co-Chairs of the House Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) seek an experienced Executive Director to lead a dynamic team to execute a proactive, aggressive messaging strategy. The DPCC Executive Director manages a team that pitches stories and press events to national media outlets; responds to media inquiries; maintains a robust digital profile; and drafts press releases, op-eds, speeches, talking points and other materials.

Job Opening: DC Scheduler

Progressive Democratic Member seeks a DC Scheduler with strong organizational and communication skills. Candidates must possess strong writing skills, a good sense of humor, creativity, the ability to operate in a fast-paced office under strict deadlines, and be able to work collaboratively with both DC and district staff. 

Scheduler Opening

Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17) seeks applications for a Scheduler in the Washington, DC Office.

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Staff Assistant Opening

Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro (CT-03) seeks applications for Staff Assistant in Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include driving the Member in addition to: managing front office, greeting visitors, processing tour and flag requests, filtering incoming mail, phone calls, and other constituent requests, coordinating intern program, and other duties assisting staff and Member as assigned. Access to personal car preferred, although not required. Applicants should be detail-oriented and eager to work in a fast-paced office.

Staff Assistant for Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (D-CT)

The Office of Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (D-CT) seeks a staff assistant for her Washington, DC office. Duties include: greeting visitors, answering the telephone constituent requests for general information, tours, and other inquiries, ordering all office supplies and maintaining office equipment, among other administrative and legislative duties as assigned.

Senior Legislative Assistant opening

Progressive Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee seeks a qualified and highly talented individual to serve as Senior Legislative Assistant with the primary responsibility of handling the Member’s environment portfolio and several other policy issues.

Press and Digital Media Fellow

Democratic Congressman seeks a Press and Digital Media Fellow. Responsibilities include drafting press releases; crafting social media posts; designing graphics, GIFs and web content; monitoring social media; building and managing press lists; and compiling daily press clips. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills, fluency in Adobe Creative Suite, and an eagerness to work in a collaborative office environment.

Scheduler Opening

Active New Jersey Democrat seeks a highly organized, detail-oriented, and resourceful individual to serve as scheduler in the DC office, reporting to the Director of Operations. The applicant must be able to prioritize and follow-through on items in a fast-paced environment, and possess strong written and oral communication skills.

Press Secretary - Office of Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08)

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) seeks a Press Secretary for his Washington, DC office.  He serves on the House Intelligence and House Oversight committees. The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and have an excellent understanding of all digital platforms.

Director of Scheduling

Moderate Midwestern Member seeks a hardworking, detail-oriented and highly-organized Director of Scheduling to be based out of the Washington, D.C., office. The scheduler will manage all aspects of the Member’s daily and long-term schedules in D.C. and the district. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: preparing and executing the Member’s daily, weekly, and long-term schedules in both D.C. and the District; coordinating all travel for the Member; managing incoming scheduling requests from D.C.

Committee Counsel Position

The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, seeks applications to fill a Counsel position on the Democratic staff of the Committee. The position entails: legislative drafting; jurisdictional analysis; advising on parliamentary procedure; negotiation and correspondence with Republican staff, other Congressional committees, Representatives, Senators, and Executive agencies; oversight and investigative activities; and, providing general legal counsel to the Chair of the Committee.

Tax & Trade Legislative Assistant

Progressive California Democrat and member of the House Ways and Means Committee seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle an active legislative portfolio of economic policy issues including tax, trade, transportation, housing and financial services. Responsibilities include: preparing and staffing the Member in committee hearings and markups, developing and advancing legislation and other policy priorities of the Member, researching and advising the Member on policy issues and vote recommendations, and representing the Member in meetings and events.

Military Legislative Assistant (Rep. Carbajal)

Congressman Salud Carbajal (CA-24) seeks an experienced Military Legislative Assistant to manage his work on the House Armed Services Committee and oversee a portfolio including veterans, intelligence, space, foreign affairs, trade, homeland security, and relevant appropriations.  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 extremely team-oriented and share a passion for constituent services.

HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS DIGITAL INTERNSHIP

 The House Democratic Caucus is now offering full-time digital internships.  Ideal candidates should be hardworking and highly motivated recent college graduates with a demonstrated proficiency in social media, graphic design and video editing.

House Judiciary Committee Democratic Staff Spring Paid Internship Program

The House Judiciary Committee Democratic staff are looking for interns for the spring semester. The House Committee on the Judiciary’s staff internship program offers undergraduate students, law students, graduate students, and recent graduates an opportunity to experience the operation of a congressional committee firsthand and learn about the important role that our Committee plays in the legislative process. The Judiciary Committee has jurisdiction over a wide range of legislative and oversight issues, including oversight of the U.S.

Policy Advisor / Counsel - FL-23

The office of Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz is seeking an experienced Policy Advisor/Counsel to support the Member’s legislative priorities in the areas of Homeland Security, Labor/Trade, Defense, Judiciary, and all other relevant legislative and policy work, including House Homeland Security Appropriations.

Seeking an Energy & Environment LA

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE-At Large) is seeking a highly motivated Legislative Assistant to join her team to handle the energy & environment portfolios.  The candidate will be responsible for staffing and preparing the Congresswoman for both the Energy and Environment & Climate Change Subcommittees.  Qualified candidates should have an excellent knowledge of energy & environment policy, the legislative process, coalition building, and have the ability to maintain strategic relationships with constituent organizations.