Legislative Staffer

Legislative Staffer

Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-Sacramento) is seeking an experienced legislative staffer to manage a portfolio that includes her energy and environment work on the Energy & Commerce Committee and as co-chair of the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC); flood control; California water issues; immigration; and more. Preferred applicants will have Capitol Hill legislative experience; the motivation to proactively advance policy priorities; a strong knowledge of portfolio issues; excellent writing and communication skills; and the ability to work under tight deadlines.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, advancing the Congresswoman’s agenda on the Energy & Commerce Committee; developing and analyzing legislation; drafting remarks and talking points; monitoring legislative activity and providing vote recommendations on assigned issues; advising and representing the Congresswoman; maintaining relationships with constituent groups and other stakeholders. This is not an entry level position. Please e-mail resume, cover letter, and a writing sample to ca06jobs@gmail.com.