Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-05), a member of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and senior member of the Blue Dog Coalition, is seeking a Legislative Correspondent. The candidate will be responsible for managing and maintaining a high-volume constituent correspondence system and responding to constituent letters in a timely manner. Responsibilities include drafting and reviewing constituent response letters, organizing incoming correspondence, compiling weekly mail reports to the Congressman and legislative staff, mail volume and processing statistics, and policy issues raised in incoming constituent mail. The ideal candidate must be able to work under tight deadlines and in a dynamic work environment. The candidate must also feel comfortable working up and down the management structure to ensure timely mail responses. Due to COVID-19 social distancing, the ideal candidate must be a self-starter and be able to manage their time with minimal in-person supervision from senior staff. Experience with Fireside is a plus. Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to email@example.com with the subject line “Legislative Correspondent” by February 5th.
THIS OFFICE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: Women and minorities and LGBTQ candidates 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.