Moderate, Blue Dog Democrat on Energy and Commerce Committee seeks experienced Legislative Assistant to cover a robust and diverse policy portfolio, including telecommunications, privacy, energy, climate, and environment. Duties include, but are not limited to, introducing and advancing legislation, responding to inquiries, communicating with stakeholders in the district, staffing the Member in meetings and Committee hearings/markups, and assisting with constituent correspondence. Strong writing, organizational, oral communication, and collaborative work skills as part of a close-knit team are required. Ideal candidates will be proactive, have a dedicated work ethic and have a proven record of identifying policy issues and turning ideas into legislative successes. Prior Capitol Hill experience preferred; but not required. This is not an entry-level position. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.