Staff Assistant

Staff Assistant

Rocky Mountain Democrat seeks a Staff Assistant to assist both the Washington D.C. and District Office. Currently both offices are in a state of full time telework. Primary duties will include managing the incoming calls to both offices phone systems, assisting with District Office with constituent casework intake, and assisting the Washington D.C. office with legislative work.

 

While physical presence in the Washington D.C. area is not immediately required, applicants must be prepared to relocate within 90 days of hire to be prepared to work out of the Washington D.C. office at such time as the COVID-19 pandemic allows for a return to our physical office space.

 

At such time as the COVID-19 pandemic allows, this individual will fulfil the role of the Staff Assistant in the Washington D.C. office. Those responsibilities will include staffing and managing the front office, answering the phone, greeting visitors, handling tour and flag requests, overseeing the internship program, occasionally driving the Member to and from events during regular office hours and afterhours, and providing additional office support as needed.  

 

Although this is an entry-level position, candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, great attention to detail, strong time management skills, an ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines, and a sense of humor. Capitol Hill experience and/or Western ties are preferred, but not required. Proof of clean driving record is required. Please send a resume and cover letter to: RockyMountainDem@mail.house.gov with “Staff Assistant” in the subject line. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.