Press Assistant

Press Assistant

Congressman Schneider Seeks Press Assistant

 

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) seeks a Press Assistant for his suburban Chicago office. The Press Assistant reports directly to the Communications Director and will work closely with the district and legislative teams.

 

Responsibilities include managing the weekly newsletter, drafting talking points and other written materials including press releases and speeches, creating digital content, compiling daily press clips, assisting with livestream events, and promoting district events. The ideal candidate will possess excellent oral and written communications skills, the ability to work collaboratively, high attention to detail and work well under deadline. Spanish-language skills are strongly preferred. Illinois ties are a plus.

 

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, writing sample and graphic design sample to IL10.CommsApp@mail.house.gov. Absolutely no calls or drop-bys, please. This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, military status, parental status, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other factor or basis prohibited by applicable federal law.  Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate  in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes.