Job Announcements Board

Professional Staff Member/Investigator for Cybersecurity

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Technology Modernization (Democratic Staff) seeks a cybersecurity Professional Staff Member/Investigator to assist with oversight and investigation of information technology programs at the Department of Veterans Affairs.  This is not an entry level position.  

Qualified candidates will have strong research, writing, and communications skills with a demonstrated ability to work on a team, generate ideas, and develop an oversight strategy.  

Professional Staff Member/Investigator for Program and Financial Analysis

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Technology Modernization (Democratic Staff) seeks a Professional Staff Member/Investigator with experience in program management or financial analysis to assist with oversight and investigation of information technology programs at the Department of Veterans Affairs.  This is not an entry level position.  

Qualified candidates will have strong research, writing, and communications skills with a demonstrated ability to work on a team, generate ideas, and develop an oversight strategy.  

Communications Director Opening

Midwestern Democratic Representative seeks an experienced Communications Director to serve in the Washington, D.C. office. Applicants should have at least three years of experience on the Hill or in an aggressive, proactive media environment. This position will manage all communications and social media functions of the office, including developing communications plans, maintaining relationships with both national and district media, responding to daily media inquiries, and preparing written materials, including speeches, talking points, newsletters, op-eds, and direct mail.

Scheduler Position

Senior California Democrat seeks a motivated, energetic, and detail-oriented Scheduler for the Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include coordinating and maintaining the Member’s schedule, drafting personal correspondence, and occasionally driving the member. Qualified applicants must be personable, dependable, and able to juggle multiple tasks with competing priorities. California ties preferred. Sense of humor required.

Legislative Aide/ Junior Legislative Assistant

A Senior Democratic Member of the Ways and Means Committee has an opening for a legislative aide/ junior legislative assistant to assist the legislative director with policy, correspondence, strategy, and administrative duties. 

Legislative Assistant Opening

Moderate Energy and Commerce Democrat seeks experienced Legislative Assistant to cover a robust and diverse portfolio including telecommunications, digital and privacy issues, consumer protection, as well as defense and veterans issues. Duties include, but are not limited to, introducing and advancing legislation, responding to inquiries, communicating with stakeholders in the district, staffing the Member in meetings and Committee hearings/markups, and assisting with constituent correspondence.

Job Opening- Staff Assistant

The Office of Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) seeks a hardworking, detailed-oriented Staff Assistant with excellent oral and written skills.  Responsibilities include managing the front office, answering the phone, greeting visitors, handling tour and flag requests, overseeing the intern program, and other tasks as assigned. Applicants must possess strong interpersonal skills as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.  California ties and previous Hill experience are strongly preferred.

Legislative Fellow: Women’s Issues

Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence (MI-14) seeks a full-time Legislative Fellow for Women’s Issues in her Washington, DC office. Duties include: conducting policy research and tracking legislation, preparing memos for staff and the Member, liaising with stakeholders, and organizing events for the Democratic Women’s Working Group and the Bipartisan Women’s Caucus. The ideal candidate will possess policy experience, an understanding of the legislative process, strong communication skills, and the ability to work well in a fast-paced environment.

Chief of Staff Opening

Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) seeks candidates for the position of Chief of Staff to lead his Washington, D.C. and District Offices. The ideal candidate will have staff management experience, Capitol Hill work experience, press and communications experience, and ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment. The candidate should be a strategist with the ability to help Congressman García implement his legislative priorities.

Job Opening: Legislative Assistant

Rep. Frank Pallone is seeking a legislative assistant for his personal office. Primary responsibilities will include a legislative portfolio with an emphasis on the environment, energy, and disaster response, among other issues; working with senior staff on new legislative proposals; drafting of memos and talking points for the Member; drafting, review, and management of related letters; coordination with communications and district staff on press events; stakeholder meetings and proactive outreach.

Job Posting: Health LA

Senior House Democrat seeks energetic, organized, self-starter to handle health care and other issues.  MUST have prior health care policy experience and possess good writing skills.  This is NOT an entry level position.  REQUIRED:  Capitol Hill Health Care policy staff experience. Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to health.applynow@mail.house.gov

Legislative Director Opening

Northeast Democrat seeks enthusiastic Legislative Director to coordinate and oversee the Member’s legislative agenda, along with advising the Member on legislative activities and leading legislative staff. This is not an entry-level position.

Rep. Derek Kilmer seeks Communications Director

Rep. Derek Kilmer (WA-06) is seeking an experienced Communications Director for his fast-paced and highly engaged office. This position will serve as the spokesperson and primary communications advisor to the Member and will be responsible for developing and executing an aggressive strategic communications plan including local, regional, and national press for the Congressman’s initiatives as well as his work as Chair of the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress and as Chair of the New Democrat Coalition.

Press Assistant

Blue Dog Democrat seeks a Press Assistant to serve on an active communications team. Duties include creating social media content, drafting press materials, media monitoring, helping communications director manage press inquiries, and other communication and administrative tasks as assigned. The position will have high priority placed on high-quality, creative social media content including graphics, videos, and photos.

Scheduler

Office of a Blue Dog Democrat is seeking an administrative professional to serve as the Member's scheduler. Duties would include scheduling for both DC and district, working on various scheduling related projects and tasks, assisting with office management, and supporting the Chief of Staff with vouchers and other administrative tasks. Candidates must be detail oriented, committed to follow through, and able to exercise discretion. Must have the ability to multitask and balance workload in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

New England Democrat seeks Digital Specialist

New England Democrat seeks a motivated and savvy digital specialist to support and contribute to the efforts of the communications team. The requirements of this position include the production of high-quality web graphics and videos, as well as filming, taking photos, and livestreaming events. Candidates must possess strong technical skills, advanced creativity and artistic ability, a high level of attention to detail, and strong writing skills. Applicants should have experience with Adobe Photoshop, Premiere, and Illustrator.  Experience executing paid social media campaigns a plus.

Research Assistant Announcement - JEC

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Research Assistant to help policy staff research, write and fact-check reports, policy briefs, hearing memos, charts and other documents.

Policy Analyst Announcement - JEC

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Policy Analyst to help researching and writing reports; drafting policy memos and other documents; preparing for hearings; and fact checking. He or she will report to the senior policy staff and will work closely with the communications team.

Staff Assistant Announcement - JEC

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Staff Assistant to handle administrative tasks, event coordination, workflow tracking, research and other tasks as needed. He or she will work directly with the Staff Director.

Job Posting: Legislative Director

Progressive California Democrat seeks an experienced, creative, outside the box thinker to serve as Legislative Director and lead the Member’s legislative team.

Job Posting: Communications Director

Progressive California Democrat seeks an experienced Communication Director to lead a fast-paced and highly engaged press operation. Applicants must be creative, dynamic, proactive, energetic, and hungry!

Legislative Assistant Opening - Jesús "Chuy" García (IL-04)

Freshman Member, Rep. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) is seeking a Legislative Assistant(s) to manage a portfolio of diverse issues. Candidates should have at least 2 years of experience in the House or Senate, or have equivalent federal legislative advocacy experience. This is not an entry-level position. Successful candidates should have demonstrated experience advancing legislation, monitoring the Floor, and conducting research. Applicants should be outstanding writers who are able to handle talking points, speeches, memos and letters.

Scheduler / Executive Assistant

Progressive West Coast Democrat seeks a well-organized, detail oriented, and energetic self- starter for the position of Scheduler/Executive Assistant. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, is highly motivated, has a sharp sense of humor, and has the ability to keep calm while under pressure in an oftentimes hectic and unpredictable environment. Qualified applicants are comfortable keeping a complex schedule, making quick decisions, solving problems on the fly, and effectively relaying scheduling changes to the Member, staff and outside groups in a timely manner.

Defense and Foreign Policy Advisor

Congressman Seth Moulton (MA-06) is seeking an experienced and energetic MLA to manage his work on the Armed Services Committee and oversee a portfolio including defense, foreign affairs, intelligence, and homeland security. Candidates must share the office’s mission “to serve, and inspire others to serve, in order to improve people’s lives and strengthen our democracy.”  This is not an entry-level position; a graduate degree, strong knowledge of national security issues, and a minimum of three years of substantive legislative or related experience are required.