The Office of Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) seeks an energetic and organized Legislative Correspondent to join the Washington, DC office. The Legislative Correspondent will be responsible for answering constituent mail and e-mail and will coordinate with legislative staff to prepare responses. The Legislative Correspondent will organize and sort all incoming constituent inquiries and will ensure that outgoing responses are sent in a timely manner. This position also monitors all incoming correspondence, analyzes trends, and reports findings to senior staff and the Congressman.
Additional responsibilities include greeting visitors, answering the telephone, responding to constituent requests for general information, and handling other inquiries. This position also assists with miscellaneous administrative and legislative duties at the request of staff or the Congressman.
Any interested candidate must be an excellent writer, have a demonstrated interest in legislative issues, be detail-oriented, have the ability to manage multiple and competing tasks, and have excellent organizational and proofreading skills.
North Carolina ties, Capitol Hill experience, and experience using Intranet Quorum (IQ) are preferred, but not required.
Any interested applicant should be a team player.
Applicants should submit their resume, cover letter and two work product samples at this link: https://airtable.com/shrt1D4y1Towvo8e3