Job Opening: Deputy Press Secretary

The House Judiciary Committee Democratic Staff seeks a motivated and hardworking communications professional to join a fast-paced communications team to help manage communications for the full committee and subcommittees.  Responsibilities include drafting communications materials (news releases, statements, talking points, etc.); managing public notices for the Committee and Subcommittee’s work, helping with press inquiries; maintaining media directories of reporters who cover the committee; and coordinating with the Committee’s communications team and staff of committee members.  Qualified candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills; the ability to comprehend and summarize complex legislation quickly; a proven ability to perform under pressure while juggling multiple tasks; and sound political judgment.  Candidates should have at least 2 years of relevant experience.  Prior Hill or campaign experience, as well as familiarity with immigration issues is preferred. The Judiciary Committee is committed to, and benefits from, a diverse staff, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and three writing samples to Job.Jdem@mail.house.gov. Please no walk-ins or phone calls.