Legislative Assistant

Legislative Assistant

Congressman David Scott (GA-13) seeks a dedicated Legislative Assistant to handle a policy portfolio including health, education, labor, and judiciary.  The ideal candidate will have Hill experience, a strong understanding of the legislative process, excellent writing skills, and an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.     JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Conceptualizing and advancing legislation to promote the Member's legislative agenda Writing statements and remarks related to the candidate's legislative portfolio Monitoring activity on the House Floor  Writing legislative memos and briefing materials to inform the Member on policy issues Planning and coordinating cosponsorship and support of other legislation Building relationships with district and national stakeholders Meeting with constituents and advocacy organizations   PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 3+ years of Capitol Hill/ previous LA experience Georgia ties a plus   TO APPLY: Email a cover letter, resume, short writing sample, and 2-3 references to GA13resumes@gmail.com [GA13resumes@gmail.com] with the subject line Legislative Assistant: [NAME].  No phone calls, please.  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.