Legislative Clerk - House Administration Committee

Legislative Clerk - House Administration Committee

The Committee on House Administration seeks a Legislative Clerk. The Legislative Clerk supports the Committee by helping to prepare and execute the Committee’s official proceedings, including hearings and markups.  These responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

 

  • assisting Committee staff with all aspects of preparation for Committee proceedings;
  • distributing notices and invitations for Committee proceedings;
  • serving as the reading Clerk during Committee meetings;
  • maintaining the Committee library and managing certain Committee records;
  • serving as the Committee’s archivist; and
  • organizing Committee travel for field hearings.

 

Qualified candidates must have impeccable organizational skills, a willingness to be proactive and take initiative, excellent communication skills, and sound judgment.  Hill experience and a familiarity with House rules and congressional Committee proceedings is strongly preferred.  The ideal candidate must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment and be a good public speaker.

 

The Committee is committed to, and benefits from, a diverse staff, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

 

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Resume.CHADEM@mail.house.gov and include “Legislative Clerk” in the subject line.