Congressman Brendan F. Boyle, a Pennsylvania member of the Ways and Means Committee, seeks an experienced Senior Legislative Assistant to join his Washington, DC office. The Senior Legislative Assistant will support the Congressman with his work on the Ways and Means Committee and other issues. This position will prepare the Congressman for committee hearings and markups, floor debate and other speeches and closely track legislative activity included in the portfolio. The LA will also be responsible for taking meetings with constituents and stakeholders and developing and advancing legislation and amendments relevant to the Congressman. A successful candidate will be extremely organized, an excellent writer, a proactive self-starter, a strategic thinker and able to work collaboratively as a part of a close-knit team.
The ideal candidate will have ties to Philadelphia or Pennsylvania and previous experience with a policy portfolio. Our office is an equal opportunity employer and 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. People of color and people from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and a writing sample to PA02.Jobs@mail.house.gov with “Senior Legislative Assistant” in the subject line.