Staff / Press Assistant

Staff / Press Assistant

The Office of Congresswoman Kim Schrier seeks a Staff/Press Assistant for her Washington DC office. This position will support office operations as well as assist the Communications Director.

Responsibilities include: answering phone calls, running the front office and greeting visitors, processing mail, overseeing tour and flag requests, drafting newsletters and press releases, assisting with social media, updating the webpage, tracking office metrics and general administrative support.

Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to public service, attention to detail, ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment, and a sense of humor. The ideal candidate is highly-organized, solution oriented, has customer service experience and some Hill experience. Washington ties are strongly encouraged and access to a car is a plus but not required. The office is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

To be considered, please submit a cover letter and resume with references to WA08Resumes@gmail.com with “Staff/Press Assistant” in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.