APPROPRIATIONS ASSOCIATE/COUNSEL

APPROPRIATIONS ASSOCIATE/COUNSEL

APPROPRIATIONS ASSOCIATE/COUNSEL: Rep. Marcy Kaptur seeks a highly experienced and professional legislative staffer to handle a portfolio including energy/environment (both in the personal office and as a liaison to her appropriations subcommittee staff in her role as Chair), as well as transportation and infrastructure.  Candidates must be familiar with the energy and environment portfolio, the appropriations process, advancing legislation, analyzing and briefing on complex policy issues, and drafting a wide array of written materials (including materials for Committee and Floor activities).  Experience with Great Lakes issues, the Army Corps of Engineers, and the Environmental Protection Agency is strongly encouraged. Strong written and verbal communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment are critical.  A minimum of five years of relevant and congressional experience is required.

This office is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.  Applicants should email a resume, cover letter, two writing sample, and references as individual files in PDF format to Steve.Katich@mail.house.gov with “Appropriations Associate” in the subject line.  No phone calls, faxes, emails, or walk-ins, please.