Job Announcements Board

Director of Operations

Illinois Democrat seeks a Director of Operations for his Washington, D.C. Office. This is not an entry level position. Responsibilities include managing and maintaining the Member’s daily and long-term calendar, working with a variety of stakeholders to balance the Member’s time between commitments, ensure the Member is provided with briefing materials for each event and meeting, assisting with office management responsibilities, and performing other duties as required.

Communications Director

Congressman Jared Huffman is seeking an aggressive and creative communications director with strong writing skills and a good sense of humor. In this role, you'll be responsible for designing and implementing the overall communications strategy for an active Member of Congress and subcommittee Chairman, including handling media inquiries, speechwriting, pitching in both DC and the district, working with our legislative team to write press releases, talking points, and other material while meeting tight deadlines, and maintaining a social media and online presence.

District Job Opening: Constituent Advocate

Rep. Houlahan's West Chester (Philadelphia suburbs) district office has an opening for a constituent advocate who does both casework and community outreach. The ideal candidate is passionate about public service, smart, good at solving problems, organized, works well with others, fun to be around, and would represent the office well with constituents and other important stakeholders. Women and minorities encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to PA06HoulahanJobs@gmail.com.     

Director of Constituent Communication

Representatives Joe Cunningham and Colin Allred seek an experienced and self-motivated shared staffer to run their franked and digital outreach programs.  Candidates must be highly organized, proficient in multi-tasking, and able to work collaboratively with two different offices.

Communications Director for Moderate Arizona Democrat

Congressman Tom O’Halleran, Policy Co-Chair of the Blue Dog Coalition and member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, seeks an experienced Communications Director who believes in working across the aisle to get things done. This might be the job for you if you are more interested in highlighting issues that matter to Arizonans by communicating with local media outlets rather than posting snarky tweets or being an off-the-record source for the national press corps. Please leave your partisan talking points at home.

Staff Assistant (CA) - Office of Congressman Mike Levin

Congressman Mike Levin seeks a Staff Assistant for his Oceanside, CA office. This position is responsible for managing the front desk and all administrative duties of the office. The staff member in this role interacts regularly with constituents and answers correspondence and verbal communications with constituents. This staff member is located primarily in the Oceanside, CA office, but may be required to travel on occasion to the Dana Point office.

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Paid Internship Opportunity (Rep. Suzan DelBene)

The Washington D.C. office of Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) seeks paid interns for our Fall 2019 Internship Program. Ideal candidates will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, experience with research, and an enthusiasm for civics and constituent service. Applicants must be prepared to juggle multiple different tasks in a fast-paced environment.

Intern duties include:

District Scheduler / Deputy Scheduler / Special Assistant

The district office of Congresswoman Diana DeGette seeks a District Scheduler/Deputy Scheduler/Special Assistant to manage her active Denver schedule.  Responsibilities include carefully tracking and responding to meeting requests and invitations and working with the Member and senior staff to organize and facilitate large Member-driven events, press interviews, speaking engagements, and local and cross country travel, while paying close attention to detail.

Scheduler Position

Moderate Freshman Western Member seeks a highly organized, hard-working Scheduling and Operations Director to develop, coordinate, and manage all aspects of the Member’s daily and long-term schedule in DC and in the district. This individual will work closely with the Member, DC staff, and District staff. The ideal candidate will have prior scheduling experience on the Hill, and salary is commensurate with experience. This is not an entry-level position.

Director of Operations

Illinois Democrat seeks a Director of Operations for his Washington, D.C. Office. This is not an entry level position. Responsibilities include managing and maintaining the Member’s daily and long-term calendar, working with a variety of stakeholders to balance the Member’s time between commitments, ensure the Member is provided with briefing materials for each event and meeting, assisting with office management responsibilities, and performing other duties as required.

SCHEDULER OPENING

The Office of Congresswoman Debbie Dingell seeks a scheduler for her Washington, DC office.  The scheduler will be responsible for the Member’s daily and long-term schedule in DC and will work in close coordination with the chief of staff and district scheduler.  Specific responsibilities include maintaining the Member’s official DC schedule, managing all travel, invitations and scheduling requests, and various additional administrative duties.  The ideal candidate will have previous experience working as a scheduler or executive assistant in either a public official’s office

Democratic Senator seeks Executive Assistant

Democratic Senator seeks an Executive Assistant to serve in Washington, DC office. Candidates must be meticulous, demonstrate excellent communications skills, and have the ability to prioritize and follow-through on multiple tasks in a high pressure/fast paced environment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the Senator’s incoming correspondence, supporting the scheduling team, and helping with other administrative tasks as needed.

Communications Director

Southern California Democrat seeks an experienced Communications Director to lead a fast-paced and highly engaged press operation. Applicants must be creative, dynamic, proactive, energetic, and hungry!

Paid Internship and Fellowship Opportunities (Rep. Colin Allred)

The Washington D.C. office of Representative Colin Allred (TX-32) seeks a full-time intern (paid position) and fellows (for college credit) to assist the office in a robust and hands-on position for fall 2019. Preference for the paid internship will be given to those who have a need for financial assistance. Applicants should have strong writing and research skills, and strong interpersonal and constituent service skills. Ideal candidates are college students, recent graduates, or graduate students who work well in a fast-paced and results-driven environment.

Professional Staff Member/Security Officer

The House Committee on the Judiciary seeks a Professional Staff Member/Security Officer.  Responsibilities include participating in a wide range of oversight projects, assisting in preparation for Committee hearings and markups, providing research assistance, and managing access to the Committee’s secure facility.  Ideal candidates should be highly detailed oriented, experience handling large volumes of information, and demonstrated ability to meet precise deadlines.  An active security clearance is a plus.  The Committee strives to ensure that our staff reflects the div

Spanish-Language Press Secretary

Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) seeks candidates for the position of Press Secretary.  Candidates must be fluent in Spanish. Ideal candidates should have minimum of two years of successful work on communications for an elected leader or comparable experience, excellent writing abilities, and experience handling press inquiries. Applicants should be able to communicate effectively about a variety of policy issues.  Applicants should also have a proven history of writing creative and original copy.

Communications Director Opening - Rep. Mark Pocan

Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-02), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and member of the House Appropriations Committee, is seeking an experienced and self-motivated Communications Director to manage office's press and communications operations.  Candidates must possess strong writing skills, a good sense of humor, creativity, the ability to operate in a fast-paced office under strict deadlines, and be able to work collaboratively with both DC and district staff.  Ideal candidates should have previous Capitol Hill experience, extensive national media contacts, a backgrou

Seeking Communications Director/Press Secretary: Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08)

Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) is seeking a Communications Director/Press Secretary for his Washington, DC office.  Congressman Krishnamoorthi serves on the House Intelligence and House Oversight committees. The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and an excellent understanding of all digital platforms.

Staff Assistant

Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) seeks candidates for the position of Staff Assistant. Candidates should be able to work effectively in a fast-paced and highly collaborative team.

Democratic Elections Counsel

The Committee on House Administration Committee seeks an attorney to serve as Democratic Elections Counsel. 

Responsibilities include:

Communications Director

Freshman, Moderate Democrat seeks an experienced Communications Director to implement an aggressive and innovate communications strategy.

Responsibilities include maintaining relationships with reporters, organizing and replying to inquiries, and proactively pitching stories; drafting and editing press releases, running an aggressive and responsive social media program; writing op-eds, talking points, newsletters, mailers, and speeches; and managing and collaborating with the current press secretary.

Digital Intern

The Democratic staff of the House Committee on the Judiciary is seeking a motivated digital intern for a summer position. This digital internship program includes the production of high-quality web graphics and videos, as well as rapid response work, filming/post production editing, manual photography, and livestreaming events.

DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY

The Committee on Homeland Security Majority Staff is hiring a communications staffer. Applicants should have a solid writing background, relevant work experience, and be able to work under extremely tight deadlines.

PRESS ASSISTANT

The Committee on Homeland Security Majority Staff is hiring a press staffer. Applicants should have a solid writing background, relevant work experience, and be able to work under extremely tight deadlines.