Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36) is seeking applicants for a District Director based in Palm Desert, CA near Palm Springs. The District Director will oversee management and operation of two District offices, serve as a key liaison to local organizations and elected officials, and develop and implement long-term strategic plans. Qualified candidates will demonstrate significant management experience, strong oral and written communications skills, strategic planning abilities, self-motivation, and outreach experience to local and state organizations. In addition, qualified candidates must have prior experience in coalition building, a thorough understanding of the federal legislative process, and in-depth knowledge of Southern CA. The position requires the ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and the flexibility to work long hours, including nights and weekends. Ties to California’s 36th Congressional District are preferred.
To apply for the District Director position, please send cover letter and resume to CARuizJobs@mail.house.gov with “District Director” in the subject line. Salary commensurate with experience. This is NOT an entry-level position. No phone calls, drop-ins or faxes.