Press Assistant

Press Assistant

Press Assistant-House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology-Democratic Staff

The Democratic Staff of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology seek a Press Assistant. Duties include, but are not limited to, drafting press releases, opeds, and talking points; assisting with fielding media requests; staffing Committee markups and hearings; managing the Committee website; assisting the Press Secretary with managing the Committee’s social media accounts and drafting original content; and livestreaming Committee events. The ideal candidate will have strong writing skills, a great work ethic, the ability to multi-task, and work well under pressure. Must be a team player and have a strong interest in Science Committee jurisdiction. Applicants with experience with adobe are encouraged to apply. Experience with graphic design, OBS, and video editing is a plus. Hill experience is also a plus.

Qualified applicants should email a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples to sciresumes@mail.house.gov with “Press Assistant” in the subject line by October 25. We are equal opportunity employers; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, national origin, uniformed status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. No calls or drop-ins please.