Legislative Assistant

Legislative Assistant

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (D-NJ) is seeking a dedicated, hard-working and innovative Legislative Assistant for his Washington, DC office. This position will handle a diverse portfolio consisting of Financial Services/Taxes, Small Business, Energy, Environment, Judiciary (Civil Rights, Voting Rights, Criminal Justice Reform and others), and Tech. This staffer will be responsible for managing the Congressman’s legislative priorities and bills, handling all legislative matters that arise in their portfolio, including vote recommendations, introducing and cosponsoring legislation, and all other LA responsibilities.

This is not an entry-level position, at least two years of Capitol Hill or equivalent experience is required. Office is an equal opportunity employer. The salary range for this position is $50,000-$60,000.

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and two professional writing samples to resumes.nj10@gmail.com. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.