Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) seeks an experienced Legislative Director (LD). The LD is responsible for:
Advising Congressman Levin on all policy positions, legislation and votes;
Coordinating with Legislative Assistants, the Legislative Correspondent, and Legislative Fellows to develop policy positions and ensure that Congressman Levin is prepared for all legislative hearings, markups, and vote series;
Overseeing the legislative staff and working in concert with communications, district, and operations staff; and
Personally handling Congressman Levin’s active work as a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, plus other issue areas to be determined.
The ideal candidate will have:
At least three years of Hill experience as a legislative assistant;
A strong understanding of the legislative process;
Excellent writing and organizational skills;
Impeccable attention to detail;
A commitment to bold and progressive policy change; and
The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
The Office of Congressman Andy Levin is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin or citizenship status, sex, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, disability or military status.
Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to MI09.Jobs@mail.house.gov with the subject line of the form: “LD – Your Name” no later than 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 12, 2021.