The Office of Rep. Pete Aguilar (CA-31) is seeking candidates for the Legislative Correspondent position in our office. The LC is responsible for managing an active mail program and hiring and supervising the interns who manage the front office.
The successful candidate will be extremely organized, an excellent writer and editor, a self-starter, dependable and someone who is able to work collaboratively as part of a close-knit team. The primary responsibilities are managing the constituent mail program by sorting and batching incoming correspondence, drafting and editing letters, managing the letter approval process, maintaining and utilizing the mail databases, and ensuring the office maintains a short mail turnaround time. The LC is also responsible for hiring and supervising the interns, who manage the front office, handle tours and flags, answer the phones and greet visitors.
The ideal candidate will have ties to the Inland Empire, Spanish language skills, and previous Congressional experience. The salary range for the position is $40,000 to $45,000 a year plus student loan repayment and transit benefits. Our office also offers compensation time in addition to paid vacation and sick leave.
Our office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, or parental status. People of color and people from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please submit your application using this form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScPqypjFt_4g-sZww_nVvVYL_cMxGDhRr0jke0FjejNqwGrGQ/viewform) and email a copy of your resume and cover letter using the directions included in the form. If you have any questions please call our office at (202) 225-3201.