The Office of Congressman Adam Schiff (CA-28) seeks an enthusiastic press intern to support a fast-paced communications team based in Washington, D.C. The ideal candidate is energetic, teachable, and possesses strong written and verbal communications skills. Responsibilities will vary, but will include compiling press clips, creating and maintaining press lists, pitching ideas for social media content, drafting content, and advancing the mission and goals of the communications team. This internship will be conducted remotely, with the option to work in-person if congressional and D.C. health guidelines allow.
Interested applicants should send a resume, short writing sample, and 1-2 social media graphics to email@example.com with “Press Intern – NAME” in the subject line by COB on August 23, 2021. This is a limited term position that begins in September 2021 and offers a monthly stipend. Previous Hill experience not required. California ties are a plus. The 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. Diverse and non-traditional applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.