Executive Assistant

Executive Assistant

ABOUT US

Our team is fortunate to represent the Fighting Fifth, also known as Georgia’s 5th Congressional District. We are a diverse, dynamic, ambitious, and intentional team that is driven by the mission of delivering the promise of America, for all. Our guiding principle is to always center the voices of those most marginalized in our communities. We collectively fight to uplift the voices of the District regardless of where they were born, their skin color, their ZIP code, their bank account or whom they love. We will use all levers to meet people's needs while delivering on the promise of America.

The Office of Congresswoman Nikema Williams has an immediate need to hire an Executive Assistant based in the Washington, D.C. office. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter by May 9th.

To apply, send your resume, cover letter and a brief writing sample to GA05NWRB@mail.house.gov and include “Executive Assistant” in the subject line. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will only contact you if we are able to move forward with your application. Please no calls, direct emails, or walk-ins.

Summary:

This position is based out of Congresswoman Nikema Williams Washington, D.C. office; responsibilities will vary based on the Member’s needs. The Executive Assistant must be a hardworking, organized and detail-oriented assistant to the member of Congress. Responsibilities include transporting the Congresswoman (including evenings), coordinating logistics with Congresswoman’s scheduler, communicating key information regarding the member and the member’s schedule to staff. Additional responsibilities include making travel arrangements, assisting in keeping the Member on time throughout the day, and helping the Operations Coordinator and Chief of Staff with office operations.

This is a position of great trust in the office and strong candidates must be problem solvers with a positive attitude, sense of humor, and ability to adjust to a fast-paced environment calmly, efficiently, and professionally. Successful candidates will have great interpersonal, customer service, time-management skills, a positive and solution-oriented personality, and be able to multitask effectively in a fast-paced environment.  A safe vehicle and a good driving record are required for this position.