Legislative Assistant Opening

Congressman Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) seeks a Washington, DC-based Legislative Assistant (LA) to manage a demanding portfolio that includes handling the Congressman’s Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, with the possibility of additional issues based on expertise and interest.  This is not an entry-level position:  previous congressional experience as an LA or legislative correspondent, or equivalent experience working on federal transportation or infrastructure policy, is required.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a mature understanding of the legislative and appropriations processes, an ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment, and a collaborative and team-oriented attitude.  Preference will be shown to candidates with ties to New Jersey and/or familiarity with transportation policy issues affecting the state.  Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to nj07resumes2018@gmail.com; no phone calls or walk-ins, please. Subject line should read “Legislative Assistant - Last Name.” Representative Malinowski is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment.