Legislative Aide

Legislative Aide

Senator Casey seeks a Legislative Aide to handle defense, foreign policy and veterans affairs issues and collaborate with the Senator’s designee on the Senate Intelligence Committee to drive and implement his national security legislative agenda. This individual will be responsible for: monitoring pending legislation in assigned issue areas; drafting amendments and bills; meeting with constituents and managing stakeholder engagement; managing the office’s DoD appropriations requests process; preparing briefing materials for the Senator; and responding to constituent correspondence within the assigned issue areas in a timely manner. Qualified candidates will have strong writing, analytical, negotiation, and organizational skills. The ideal candidate is a collaborative team player with strong time management skills and a demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple tasks and projects at a time. Substantive policy experience in relevant issue areas is required; Hill experience and/or Pennsylvania ties a plus. This is not an entry-level position; recent graduates should not apply.  Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three references to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with “National Security Leg Aide” in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-bys, please. This office is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes. Requests for accommodation should be directed to open_positions@casey.senate.gov.