LA Opening

LA Opening

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE-At Large) is seeking a highly motivated Legislative Assistant to join her team. Legislative portfolio will be focused on education, labor, and financial services, but will also include tax, budget, trade, and judiciary, among other issues. This position will also spearhead the Congresswoman’s Future of Work Caucus, which encompasses crafting legislation, developing stakeholder relationships, managing the caucus as a resource for Congress on related issues, and putting together caucus events with members and stakeholders. Qualified candidates should have a good knowledge of the legislative process, coalition building, and have the ability to maintain strategic relationships with constituent organizations. This position requires the ability to advance the Congresswoman’s legislative priorities in their issue portfolio and be creative in spotting new legislative opportunities. Candidates must be self-starters, able to meet short deadlines, and juggle many priorities in a fast-paced environment.  Ties to Delaware are a plus. This is not an entry level position and this is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to lbr.jobposting@gmail.com with “Legislative Assistant” in the subject line by COB September 28, 2020. No phone calls, drop-ins, or emails please.