Press Internship

The Office of Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) seeks a press intern for the DC office for Spring 2020. Qualified applicants have very strong writing and communication skills, experience with video editing and content creation, a strong sense of professionalism and demonstrate a solid work ethic. Spanish speaking candidates with Texas ties are strongly encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: working closely with staff to draft social media content on a variety of issues and social media platforms, tracking media coverage, executing daily press clips, and editing the weekly video shoot.

The position is available beginning in January 2020. To apply, send a resume and cover letter to ellie.valega@mail.house.gov with the subject “Spring Press Internship Application”. In your cover letter please indicate expected start and end dates, hours available to work, and if course credit is available for this internship.

This office is an equal opportunity employer: Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. This office 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.