Press Assistant - Orange County, CA

The Office of Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48) is seeking a Press/Digital Assistant in his Orange County office. Qualified candidates will have strong writing, editing, and social media skills, as well as basic familiarity with graphic design/video editing software. One to two years of experience in a press or digital media role (including internships) preferred. 

This position requires the ability to thrive under pressure, multi-task, and work in a team environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting social posts + press releases
  • Compiling daily press clips
  • Assisting with speechwriting
  • Maintaining/updating website
  • Filming speeches + events 
  • Designing graphics + editing photos/videos

Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and a short writing sample/portfolio to with "Orange County Press/Digital Assistant" in the subject line.