New England Democrat seeks a new Staff Assistant for a fast-paced congressional office. Staff Assistant responsibilities include answering phones, processing flag and tour requests, driving the member to and from events during regular office hours and after hours, organizing the member’s daily scheduling binder, and providing general administrative assistance to the office.
Candidates must be punctual, responsible, trustworthy, a driven team player, excellent at multitasking, with a commitment to public service. Candidates should also have an engaging personality, excellent communication skills, sharp attention to detail, good time management skills, an ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines, and a sense of humor. The candidate must have a clean driving record. New England Ties are a plus. Candidate is expected to be on call and available whenever the member is in Washington, D.C.
Please send resume and cover letter to NewEnglandSA@mail.house.gov. Please no phone calls or drop-ins. Women and candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, or parental status.