Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) is seeking an experienced manager to serve as Legislative Director. The Legislative Director is responsible for managing the legislative team, advancing the Member’s progressive legislative agenda and monitoring legislative developments. Additional responsibilities include staffing the Member at issue-related events, committee-related duties, and miscellaneous administrative and legislative tasks at the request of the Congresswoman or Chief of Staff.
This is a senior staff position and candidates are expected to be team players that are highly organized, detail-oriented, excellent writers, able to manage multiple competing tasks, and knowledgeable of procedure in the House of Representatives. The Legislative Director will also need to know the district and work extensively with district staff, so MI state ties are a plus. Women, people of color, LGBTQIA+ persons and members of other marginalized communities are encouraged to apply. Phone calls and drop-ins will not be accepted.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Rashida.Jobs@mail.house.gov.