Congresswoman Susie Lee (NV-03), Member of the Appropriations Committee, seeks an experienced Military Legislative Assistant (MLA) to join her Washington, D.C.-based legislative team. This is not an entry-level position. Significant Capitol Hill experience is required, with direct legislative expertise handling defense, national security, foreign relations, and veterans affairs policy. Candidate should have a strong track record of translating policy priorities into successful legislative outcomes. Candidate should have a low-ego, strong-team player and collaborative work ethic. Candidate will be expected to frequently brief the Member and demonstrate strong verbal communication skills. Candidate will work directly with the Congresswoman, Chief of Staff, and Legislative Director to advance the Congresswoman’s authorizing and appropriations priorities.
Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including marital or parental status, sexual orientation, and gender identity), disability, age, or national origin. Nevada ties are a plus. To apply send a resume, cover letter, and policy memo no later than 5pm on October 15th to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following subject line: [First Name Last Name] – Military Legislative Assistant. No phone calls, faxes, or walk-ins, please.