Press & Staff Assistant

Press & Staff Assistant

Congresswoman Shontel Brown (OH-11) seeks a Press Assistant/Staff Assistant to support her communications and administrative operations.

Press Assistant responsibilities include compiling daily press clips, drafting social media content, writing press releases and media advisories, and assisting the Communications Director and other team members with the Member’s communications operation and priorities.  Staff Assistant responsibilities include handling front office responsibilities, drafting correspondence, and providing additional office support as needed.  The position is a dual report to the Communications Director and the Executive Assistant to the Congresswoman.

Successful candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills, an ability to handle multiple assignments on tight deadlines, a strong team mentality, and a solid familiarity with the use of digital media and designing creative content, including but not limited to web platforms, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and two (2) writing samples immediately to Ohio11Resumes@mail.house.gov with the subject line PA/SA Applic Last Name, First Name.

The position will remain open until filled, but screening will begin as applications are received.