Legislative Assistant/Sr. Legislative Assistant

Legislative Assistant/Sr. Legislative Assistant

Rep. Shontel Brown (OH-11) seeks experienced candidates for a Legislative Assistant/Senior Legislative Assistant (title commensurate with experience) position handling a diverse portfolio of committee responsibilities and policy issues. Ideal candidates will be responsible for Agriculture and Oversight & Reform subcommittee portfolios and additional legislative issues. Legislative experience is required and at least 3-4 years of Hill experience is preferred. The ideal applicant will possess excellent critical thinking and written and verbal communication and research skills, understand political and policy nuances, and be eager to work in a fast-paced collaborative environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, advancing the Member's portfolio-related and other priorities, crafting legislation and amendments that advance the Member's legislative agenda, monitoring and advising the Member of legislative developments within the committees and on the House floor, staffing the Member in meetings and Committee hearings/markups, engaging with constituents, stakeholders and officials, and supporting messaging efforts. This is not an entry level position. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply and Ohio ties are a plus, but not required .

This office is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive workforce. Interested parties should email a cover letter, resume and recent writing sample in a single file (PDF preferred) to Ohio11Resumes@mail.house.gov with LA/SrLA, Last Name, First Name in the subject line.