Legislative Assistant or Policy Advisor

Legislative Assistant or Policy Advisor

U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai’i - 01) is seeking a Legislative Assistant or Policy Advisor for his Washington, D.C. office.

 

Responsibilities include managing a diverse and active portfolio of issues. Responsibilities will include staffing the Congressman, preparing appropriations requests, monitoring committee and floor activities, advancing legislative initiatives, drafting constituent correspondence, and representing the office in meetings. Direct report is to the Chief of Staff although the Congressman is routinely involved in all aspects of his office operations.

 

Strong preference given to (1) prior Capitol Hill experience and (2) Hawai’i background, and applicants are asked to detail these attributes. The position also requires initiative, strong interpersonal skills, the ability to multitask, work independently and effectively under pressure, make decisions and solve problems, orientation to detail, excellent verbal communication and writing skills, and long hours especially adjusting to changing time zones.

 

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, three references and two short writing samples to HI01resumes@gmail.com with “DC Legislative Staffer” in the subject line. Please, no phone calls, faxes or drop-ins.