Job Announcements Board

Seeking Judiciary LA

Chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties seeks Legislative Assistant to handle Judiciary portfolio in Member’s personal office.  Responsibilities include coordinating with committee staff, preparing materials for hearings, drafting legislation, meeting with stakeholders, writing talking points, coordinating with Communications Director and representing the Member at meetings and events.  Applicants should have strong organizational, writing, and communication skills and be detail oriented.  This is not an entry level position.

Summer 2019 D.C. Internship and Fellowship Opportunities with Rep. Colin Allred (TX-32)

The Washington D.C. office of Representative Colin Allred (TX-32) seeks a full-time intern (paid position) and fellows (for college credit) to assist the office in a robust and hands-on internship position for summer 2019. Preference for the paid internship will be given to those who have a need for financial assistance. Applicants should have strong writing and research skills, and strong interpersonal and constituent service skills. Ideal candidates are college students, recent graduates, or graduate students who work well in a fast-paced and results-driven environment.

Press Assistant / Researcher Opening - Office of the House Majority Leader

The Office of the House Majority Leader is seeking a Press Assistant/Researcher to join an aggressive communications team.  Candidates for this mid-level position must possess particularly strong research and writing skills and a high level of attention to detail.  Must be a team player with working knowledge of the press and political know-how.  Website management, digital experience, and Hill or campaign experience a plus.  Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule, including long hours.

CA-48 Staff Assistant Opening

The Office of Congressman Harley Rouda seeks a Staff Assistant for the Washington, D.C. office. This is a high-pace, results-oriented position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the front desk, greeting visitors, processing flag requests, answering phones, conducting tours, overseeing the intern program, assisting legislative staff, and other duties as assigned. Successful candidate will work well under tight deadlines, is organized, hard-working, detail-oriented, has excellent constituent service skills and is a team player.

Job Opening: Press Secretary -- Office of Congressman Vicente Gonzalez, 15th District of Texas

Congressman Vicente Gonzalez, a moderate Texas Democrat, seeks a press secretary to serve in his Washington, D.C., office. Candidates should be proactive and possess superior written and oral communication skills (including strong writing, editing, and proofreading capabilities). Sense of humor a must. The ideal candidate will have prior political, legislative and communication experience.  

Primary Responsibilities:
-Establishing and maintaining relationships with Texas, national, and D.C.-based media

Spanberger Staff Assistant

Representative Spanberger seeks a staff assistant for her Washington, D.C. office. Qualified applicants should be motivated self-starters, highly organized, detail-oriented, able to multitask, have exceptional interpersonal skills, and eager to join a mission-oriented team that thrives in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must demonstrate excellent “people skills” and a strong commitment to providing outstanding constituent service.

Legislative Assistant Opening

Legislative Assistant- Congresswoman Lois Frankel (FL-21), Co-Chair of the Democratic Women’s Caucus, is hiring a legislative assistant to cover a diverse portfolio that includes staffing the Member on the Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee and the Democratic Women’s Caucus, plus other issues as assigned. Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced, collaborative, and team-oriented environment. Excellent writing skills and attention to detail are required. This is not an entry-level position. Previous Hill experience strongly preferred.

Staff Assistant/Driver

Rep. Terri Sewell Seeks Staff Assistant/Driver for Washington, D.C. Office.  Responsibilities include staffing and driving the member to events (including nights and some weekends); welcoming office visitors; processing flag and tour requests; organizing incoming mail and phone messages; logging constituent mail and working with the Legislative Correspondent to respond to inquiries; working with the Scheduler to ensure the Member is appropriately staffed for events; and other administrative duties as assigned.

Southern California Democrat Seeks Staff Assistant - Must Have Own Car

Southern California Democrat seeks Staff Assistant for Washington, DC office. Must have own car.

Responsibilities include driving the Member to events, welcoming office visitors, answering telephone calls, coordinating flag and tour requests, hiring and supervising interns, sorting and processing constituent correspondence, and other administrative and legislative duties as assigned. A safe vehicle and a good driving record are required. Please include make/model information in your cover letter.

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.

Legislative Assistant Opening, Central Florida Democrat

Central Florida Democrat seeks legislative assistant to handle transportation, housing, and additional legislative topics. This position requires that the individual develop legislation, draft legislative correspondence for Congressional and executive agency action, meet with stakeholders, review opportunities for legislative collaboration, prepare briefing documents for the Member, and work with the communications, district, and constituent correspondence team.

Job Opening: Temporary Press Secretary

Active Bay Area Democratic Member seeks a temporary DC-based Press Secretary. Responsibilities will include fielding reporter inquiries from national and local media outlets, writing press releases, talking points, and e-newsletters, managing all social media platforms, and working with the DC and District teams to proactively plan and execute strategies to generate earned media coverage. Ideal candidates are hardworking, proactive, and detail-oriented communicators who work well under a deadline and are willing to work non-traditional hours.

Job Opening: Temporary Staff Assistant

Active Bay Area Democratic Member seeks a temporary Staff Assistant. Responsibilities include managing the front office, answering the phone, greeting visitors, processing tour and flag requests, overseeing the internship program, providing additional office support as needed as well as driving the Member to and from events. Access to a car is preferable and clean driving record required.  Previous congressional experience preferred, and California ties are a plus. Women and diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE COUNSEL

The Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the House Committee on the Judiciary seeks a hard-working lawyer with significant legal experience to serve as legislative counsel.  Applicants should have several years of experience in either intellectual property or courts-related issues.  Responsibilities include: serving as a resource for Democratic Members of the Judiciary Committee on matters of law and policy; drafting legislation; coordinating hearings and witnesses; preparing Members for hearings and markups; drafting statements, memos, and briefing m

U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester—In-District Press & Digital Media Assistant

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester is seeking an in-district press & digital media assistant to join an aggressive two-person communications team. This position is based in Wilmington, Delaware. Responsibilities include managing the Congresswoman’s website and social media accounts, working collaboratively to generate creative and engaging content for digital platforms, drafting talking points and advisories, and staffing the Congresswoman and taking photos/videos at events.

Rep. Stevens Seeks District Outreach Specialist on Manufacturing and the Innovation Economy

The Office of Congresswoman Haley Stevens seeks a business and community relations professional focused on outreach and collaboration with stakeholders in Southeast Michigan's innovation economy. This individual must work closely with all components of Detroit's robust auto industry as well as other innovative manufacturers, research-focused educational institutions, trade groups, organized labor, and industry stakeholders like the Manufacturing Extension Partnership.  

Specific duties of this role include but are not limited to: 

Education and Labor Committee Oversight Position

The House Committee on Education and Labor (Democratic staff) seeks counsel to assist with oversight and investigations on the labor team. Applicants who are not attorneys but who have at least three years of experience conducting investigations are also encouraged to apply. Experience in labor policy is a plus, but not a requirement.

Congressman Rick Larsen Seeking Staff Assistant

Congressman Rick Larsen (WA-2) seeks a hardworking and detail-oriented Staff Assistant for the D.C. office. The Staff Assistant will be the face of the office by greeting guests and answering phones. The Staff Assistant will also manage tours and flag requests, mentor interns and help with the mail program.  Seeking a candidate that is outgoing, organized, and a team player. WA state ties a plus.  Women, minorities and LGBTQ persons are encouraged to apply. 

Legislative Assistant Opening

The office of Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse issues portfolio. Responsibilities include drafting and analyzing legislation, tracking floor proceedings, conducting research, drafting policy and meeting memos, meeting with constituents, and staffing the Member in meetings and at events.

This is not an entry-level position. Excellent writings skills and experience handling policy issues are required. Diverse candidates, women, and LGBTQ persons are encouraged to apply.

Rep. Chellie Pingree Field Representative opening in Portland, Maine

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree seeks a Field Representative, based in her Portland, Maine office, to cover a variety of issues including a focus on sustainable agriculture, nutrition, Maine fisheries and maritime issues, environmental issues, climate change, economic development and arts/creative economy. Job responsibilities include representing the Member at public events, identifying issues related to federal programs, managing correspondence and acknowledgments from the office, meeting with constituents and community leaders, and serving as a liaison with federal, state and loc

Communications Director

Moderate New Jersey Democrat seeks dynamic and experienced Communications Director to lead press team. Applicants should have at least three years of experience on the Hill and/or working in fast-paced media environments.

Job Posting - Legislative Assistant/Legislative Aide

Legislative Assistant/Legislative Aide. Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján seeks a motivated and hardworking Legislative Assistant or Legislative Aide. The legislative portfolio will include agriculture, natural resources, tribal, and judiciary issues. Qualified candidates should have a strong understanding of the legislative process, experience managing strategic relationships, excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to excel in a fast-paced office. This is not an entry level position. The office is an equal opportunity employer.