Legislative Assistant

Legislative Assistant

Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-02), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and member of the House Appropriations Committee, is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Legislative Assistant.  Ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of Hill experience, a good understanding of House procedures, an understanding of developing and tracking legislative initiatives and political awareness.  This is not an entry level position.

 

Excellent writing, verbal and organizational skills are essential along with the ability to be a self-starter while working in a fast paced environment.  Job responsibilities will include drafting legislation, writing hearing statements, legislative memos, constituent correspondence and preparing briefing materials.  A sense of humor is greatly appreciated.

 

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and two writing samples to WI02JobOpening@gmail.com with “Legislative Assistant” in the Subject Line.  Job opening closes on August 14th.  No phone calls, faxes or drop-ins please.