NY-18 Fall Press Fellow

The Washington, D.C. office of Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) is seeking a press fellow to assist with an aggressive and fast-paced communications operation for Fall 2019. This is not a traditional Hill internship. Applicants must have strong writing, editing, and digital communication skills. Ideal candidates are college students, recent graduates, or graduate students with prior experience working on the Hill, creating content, and writing under tight deadlines. Fellowship is paid and highly competitive. It traditionally runs from mid-September to mid-December. Minorities, women, and LGBTQ persons are strongly encouraged to apply.

Primary Duties:

  • Writing press releases
  • Drafting daily social media content (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
  • Maintaining website
  • Designing graphics, video editing
  • Compiling daily press clips
  • Managing press lists
  • Providing research for op-eds and press releases

Please email a resume, cover letter, writing sample, and 2-3 digital samples to libbie.wilcox@mail.house.gov with “FALL PRESS FELLOWSHIP” in the subject line.