Legislative Assistant / Senior Legislative Assistant

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08), Chairman of the House Oversight Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, seeks an experienced and enthusiastic LA/Senior LA (title commensurate with experience) to handle healthcare, immigration, and judiciary issues.

This is not an entry-level position: the ideal candidate will have previous legislative experience, strong writing skills, an ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment, a positive attitude, and strong coalition-building skills. While this position is primarily policy-focused, preferred candidates will have an understanding of congressional investigations and the ability to work collaboratively with press and communications staff.

Responsibilities will include policy research, drafting legislation, and staffing the Congressman for hearings/markups before the House Oversight Committee.

While not the primary responsibility, this position will include projects related to the impeachment investigation through the House Intelligence and Oversight committees. Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to il08careers@gmail.com

The office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, genetic information, national origin, uniformed service, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression.