Job Announcements Board

Rep. Chellie Pingree Field Representative opening in Portland, Maine

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree seeks a Field Representative, based in her Portland, Maine office, to cover a variety of issues including a focus on sustainable agriculture, nutrition, Maine fisheries and maritime issues, environmental issues, climate change, economic development and arts/creative economy. Job responsibilities include representing the Member at public events, identifying issues related to federal programs, managing correspondence and acknowledgments from the office, meeting with constituents and community leaders, and serving as a liaison with federal, state and loc

Communications Director

Moderate New Jersey Democrat seeks dynamic and experienced Communications Director to lead press team. Applicants should have at least three years of experience on the Hill and/or working in fast-paced media environments.

Job Posting - Legislative Assistant/Legislative Aide

Legislative Assistant/Legislative Aide. Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján seeks a motivated and hardworking Legislative Assistant or Legislative Aide. The legislative portfolio will include agriculture, natural resources, tribal, and judiciary issues. Qualified candidates should have a strong understanding of the legislative process, experience managing strategic relationships, excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to excel in a fast-paced office. This is not an entry level position. The office is an equal opportunity employer.

Legislative Assistant (Rep. Pramila Jayapal, WA-07)

Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Legislative Assistant to cover economic policy issues including housing, trade, infrastructure, and the Congresswoman’s work on the House Committee on the Budget.  The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of Hill experience, a good understanding of House procedures, and a deep understanding of economic policy.  This is not an entry level position. Candidates with graduate training in law, public policy, or social science are preferred. 

Rep. Lawrence - Press Secretary/Communications Director

Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Member of the Appropriations and Oversight and Reform committees, is seeking a dynamic, experienced, and highly-motivated Press Secretary/Communications Director to lead press operations. The primary responsibilities of the individual are to act as the formal spokesperson; develop and implement media and communications strategies; including pitching and fielding a high volume of press requests; maintaining relationships with national and district media; write press releases, op-eds, speeches, and newsletters.

Job Announcement -- District Digital Press Assistant

Digital Press Assistant Opening:

The Office of Congressman Paul Tonko seeks an energetic, organized, and creative Digital Press Assistant for his Albany, NY district office. The position will support an active communications team with high-quality digital engagement, video and graphic development, policy related writing, messaging and local media relations.

Team Ruiz Seeks Staff Assistant

Southern California Democrat is seeking an organized, detail-oriented individual to serve in the position of Staff Assistant/Press Assistant in a fast-paced and highly collaborative Capitol Hill office.

SCHEDULER / EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

The Office of Congressman Ro Khanna seeks a Scheduler/Executive Assistant based in his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include managing the Member’s daily and long-term calendar in the district, D.C. and other travel. The position requires careful coordination of the Member’s time between commitments, assisting with office management responsibilities and performing other duties as required. Capitol Hill and/or executive assistant experience is preferred.

JOB OPENING: Scheduler (Rep. Pramila Jayapal, WA-07)

The Office of U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) seeks an experienced and well-organized Scheduler for the Representative’s Washington, D.C. office.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Job Opening: Legislative Assistant

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE-At Large) is seeking a highly motivated Legislative Assistant to join her team. Legislative portfolio will include financial services, tax, budget, education, and judiciary, among other issues. Qualified candidates should have a good knowledge of the legislative process, coalition building, and have the ability to maintain strategic relationships with constituent organizations. This position requires the ability to advance the Congresswoman’s legislative priorities in their issue portfolio and be creative in spotting new legislative opportunities.

Congressional Investigator Wanted

The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure is seeking an energetic, thoughtful investigator with outstanding written and oral communications skills to join its Democratic oversight staff. Must be a self-motivated, diligent, team player adept at conducting extensive research, quickly summarizing key issues and able to juggle multiple tasks. Candidates should be comfortable briefing Members of Congress, interviewing federal officials and writing substantive investigative reports.

Job Posting - Legislative Assistant

Freshman California office seeks a legislative assistant to cover a broad range of domestic policy issues including healthcare, education and the environment. The ideal candidate will be creative, ambitious, curious and have the ability to successfully drive projects to completion. Hill experience and California ties are a plus, but not required. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of professional experience. Please email a cover letter and resume to: resumesCA45@mail.house.gov by March 8, 2019.

Job Posting – Labor/Environment Legislative Assistant

The office of Congresswoman Katherine Clark seeks a Legislative Assistant focused on economic justice, equal pay, and environmental sustainability and will include covering labor on the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee. Responsibilities of this position include drafting and analyzing legislation, conducting research, drafting policy memos, meeting with constituents, and staffing Appropriations Committee hearings.

Job Posting | Communications Director

The Office of Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) seeks an energetic, organized, and creative Communications Director to join the Washington, DC office.  The Communications Director will be responsible for leading the press and media operations, and developing and implementing the media, communications, and public relations strategy for the Member.  The Communications Director reports directly to the Member and the Chief of Staff, while closely collaborating with other members of the staff.

Job Opening: Legislative Assistant

California Democratic Member of the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis seeks Legislative Assistant to handle select committee work, as well as a portfolio of issues, which will likely include: agriculture, energy, environment, science and technology, education, telecommunications, trade, housing, and small business issues. This is not an entry level position, and the applicants must have 2 or more years of substantive legislative work experience. Send resume, short writing sample, and references to sharon.wagener@mail.house.gov.

Economic Opportunity Subcommittee Staff Director, House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Summary: The House Veterans’ Affairs Committee Majority staff seeks a Subcommittee Staff Director for the Economic Opportunity (EO) Subcommittee. The EO Subcommittee Staff Director will be responsible for managing all issues and activities within the Subcommittee, which includes advising on policy, producing and shepherding legislation to passage, and oversight of relevant Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) programs.

Communications Director Opening

Moderate New Jersey Democrat seeks dynamic and experienced Communications Director to lead press team. Applicants should have at least three years of experience on the Hill and/or working in fast-paced media environments.

Job Opening: Press Secretary

The office of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard seeks a Press Secretary to manage and coordinate all media and public relations activities in a very busy and dynamic office. The ideal candidate will be able to develop and execute integrated communications plans, collaborate effectively with colleagues and implement all press strategies.

DISTRICT DIRECTOR OPENING (REP. LAUREN UNDERWOOD)

Congresswoman Lauren Underwood (IL-14) is seeking a District Director based in her West Chicago, Illinois office.  The District Director will oversee the management and operation of two district offices, including establishing a second district office location and hiring and managing approximately 6 district office staff and interns. The District Director serves as a key liaison to local organizations and elected officials, and works closely with the DC-based staff to provide unparalleled constituent services and develop and implement immediate and long-term strategic outreach plans.

BREAKING: Rep. Welch Seeks Qualified Comms Director Candidates

BREAKING: Rep. Peter Welch is hiring a communications director. All of the ideal skills are needed:  Write like Hemingway; pitch like Roger Clemens; organized like Marie Kondo; and a not-quite-Cardi B social media game. Team player a must. Wicked sense of humor welcome.

Communications Director Opening

Congressman Donald McEachin is hiring a Communications Director to work in his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include communications planning and press strategy for D.C. and the district; drafting press materials including: remarks, talking points, newsletters, statements, press releases, and media advisories; pitching media events; assisting with the management of the Congressman’s social media accounts; interview preparation; and overseeing the office’s franked mail program.