Legislative Assistant

Legislative Assistant

Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-02), member of both the House Appropriations and Education & Labor Committees, is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Legislative Assistant.  Ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of Hill experience, a good understanding of House procedures, an understanding of developing and tracking legislative initiatives and political awareness.  This is not an entry level position.

Excellent writing, verbal and organizational skills are essential along with the ability to be a self-starter while working in a fast paced environment.  Job responsibilities will include drafting legislation, writing hearing statements, legislative memos, constituent correspondence and preparing briefing materials.  A sense of humor is greatly appreciated.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and two writing samples to WI02JobOpening@gmail.com with “Legislative Assistant” in the Subject Line.  Job opening closes at the end of business on Friday, May 20th.  No phone calls, faxes or drop-ins please.

This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, gender identity and expression, marital status, parental status, or sexual orientation.