Legislative Assistant

Legislative Assistant

The office of Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse issues portfolio including but not limited to Labor, Health Care, Armed Services/Veterans Affairs, Homeland Security, Small Business, Women’s Issues, LGBTQ+/Equality Caucus, and more.  Responsibilities include drafting and analyzing legislation, tracking floor proceedings, conducting research, drafting policy and meeting memos, meeting with constituents, and staffing the Member in meetings and at events. Applicants should be able to work well under pressure, have excellent written and oral communication skills and work under strict deadlines.

This is not an entry-level position. Excellent writing skills and experience handling policy issues are required. Diverse candidates, women, and LGBTQ persons are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and a writing sample to ny18maloneyleg@gmail.com with the subject line “Legislative Assistant Application.” Deadline for submissions is COB on Friday, November 12th. No phone calls or walk-ins please.