Job Announcements Board

Staff Assistant Opening - Office of Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence

The Office of Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence seeks a Staff Assistant for her Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include: maintaining the front office, greeting visitors, answering phones, managing tour and flag requests, assisting with constituent requests, and other duties as assigned. Applicants must have superior organizational and communication skills, demonstrate a professional working attitude, and the ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment. Previous Capitol Hill internship experience and Michigan ties are a plus.

Job opening: Constituent Services Representative

Senior Member of Congress seeks Constituent Services Representative for his office in Napa, California.  Responsibilities include: answering casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents; acting as liaison with federal, district, and local agencies for the Member and constituents; office administrative responsibilities and other duties important to serving the people of the congressional district.

Communications Director Opening

Florida Democratic Member of Congress seeks an experienced, hardworking team player with outstanding writing and sound political judgment to serve as Communications Director.

Legislative Assistant Opening

Legislative Assistant - Active, hard-working Senior member of the Appropriations Committee seeks Legislative Assistant to handle a portfolio that includes agriculture, food safety, and nutrition, as well as drug, device, and product safety, among other issues. Preferred applicants will have Hill experience handling these issues, as well as general knowledge of the appropriations process. Strong writing and oral communication skills; ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment; and sense of humor are important.

OPENING: Legislative Assistant Position

Progressive California Democrat seeks a positive, energetic, resourceful, hard-working Legislative Assistant with experience on Capitol Hill to handle active legislative portfolio, which includes immigration, homeland security, and civil rights. The portfolio will also include Ways and Means Committee issues such as social security and human resources.

Job Opening: Staff Assistant

Rep. Jerrold Nadler seeks highly-organized, detail-oriented Staff Assistant. Responsibilities include supervising interns, greeting visitors, answering phones, managing tour requests, opening the office, and general assistance to the DC office staff. This position is also responsible for backing up the DC Scheduler and assisting staff with correspondence and research. Strong research, organizational, and oral and written communication skills required.  Experience with Fireside 21 a plus.  NY ties preferred.

Job Opening: Staff Assistant

Rep. Jerrold Nadler seeks highly-organized, detail-oriented Staff Assistant. Responsibilities include supervising interns, greeting visitors, answering phones, managing tour requests, opening the office, and general assistance to the DC office staff. This position is also responsible for backing up the DC Scheduler and assisting staff with correspondence and research. Strong research, organizational, and oral and written communication skills required.  Experience with Fireside 21 a plus.  NY ties preferred.

Scheduler job

Illinois Congressman seeks a scheduler for DC Office. Duties include reviewing and managing scheduling requests, staffing the member throughout the day, identifying key groups to have the member meet with and speak at their events along with other tasks as assigned.

Access to car preferred but not required.

Please email resume and cover letter to il08careers@gmail.com with the subject line “Scheduler Job.” No calls or walk-ins

JOB OPENING: Policy/Communications Assistant

Policy/Communications Assistant: The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) seeks a positive, energetic, hard-working, and highly-organized Policy and Communications Assistant to join our caucus staff.

Press & Digital Intern

The Office of Congressman John Sarbanes (MD-03) seeks an unpaid press and digital intern to assist a fast-paced communications operation for Fall 2017. Qualified candidates should have an interest in communications, experience in media relations, strong writing and editing skills, and should excel at community management on social media and social content creation.

Specific tasks include:

Communications Director Opening

Connecticut Democratic Member of Congress seeks experienced, hardworking team player with outstanding writing skills and sound political judgment to serve as Communications Director in her Washington DC office.

Democratic Whip's Office Seeking Interns For Digital Internship Program

The Office of the House Democratic Whip is seeking motivated, digital-savvy interns to join an aggressive communications team. This digital internship program includes the regular production of high-quality web graphics and videos. Candidates must possess strong technical skills, advanced creativity and artistic ability, and a high level of attention to detail. Experience in website management and social media strategy a plus. Must be a team player. Willingness to take initiative, generate creative ideas, and ability to work under deadline pressure a must.

Communications Director Opening

New Jersey Democrat seeks a pro-active, hard-working and tech-savvy individual to serve as Communications Director in his Washington, D.C. office. Ideal candidates will have on-the-record and speechwriting experience as well as familiarity with running a comprehensive digital media program including Facebook, Twitter, and proactive emails. Candidates should be organized, perform well with multi-tasking, and possess strong oral and written communication skills.

Qualified candidates will work well in a fast-paced, team environment.

Press Sec/Digital Dir

Midwest member of Democratic House elected Leadership seeks an experienced, hardworking, tech-savvy and media proficient Press Secretary/Digital Director in her Washington, D.C. office. Ideal candidates will have prior on-the-record media experience. They will also have experience running a comprehensive digital media program including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and blast emails - all of which require being able to produce original graphics and videos.

Education and Workforce LA

Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi seeks Legislative Assistant to handle a broad array of domestic issues, including his Education and the Workforce Committee assignment, environment, energy, tax, trade, and other related issues.  Duties will consist of developing legislation, monitoring activity on assigned issues, advising and representing the Congressman, building relationships with constituent groups and advocacy organizations, and other tasks as assigned.

Rep. Lieu seeks experienced Communications Director

Communications Director 
The Office of Congressman Ted Lieu (CA-33) seeks a hardworking, professional Communications Director to join a busy and proactive team. Applicants must have previous experience working with the media and pitching stories; thrive at multitasking; possess strong written and verbal communication skills; and have sound political judgment.

JOB VACANCY: Legislative Counsel

Legislative counsel: Progressive California Democrat seeks Legislative Counsel to serve as lead staff for Member’s work on the House Judiciary Committee as well as other non-Committee legislative issues as assigned. Interest in child welfare policy and criminal justice reform a plus. Ideal applicants should have a J.D.

Healthcare/Education Legislative Assistant Opening

Senior Ohio Democrat seeks energetic and organized Legislative Assistant to join a fast-paced, team-oriented D.C. office. Applicants must be able to multi-task, maintain strong work ethic and be able to work flexible hours. The Legislative Assistant will work closely with Member and other staff members, particularly senior staff.   

Job Posting: Scheduler/Executive Assistant

Southern California Democrat seeks Scheduler/Executive Assistant for Washington, DC office.

Responsibilities include maintaining the Member’s daily and long-term schedules, processing all incoming invitations and meeting requests, coordinating travel arrangements, and communicating with constituents by phone and email to address requests, concerns, and questions.  The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented and extremely well-organized. Applicants should have previous scheduling experience (at least one year in a similar position).

Job Opening: Communications Director

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch (D-Boston) is seeking a proactive, dependable, and hardworking team player with strong writing skills and sound political judgment to serve as Communications Director in his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, writing press releases, op-eds, and speeches, drafting e-newsletters, talking points, and briefing memos, coordinating day-to-day press operations and outreach, and managing the official website and social media accounts.

Legislative Director Opening

Congresswoman Nanette Barragan (CA-44) seeks a Legislative Director (LD) with extensive legislative and Capitol Hill experience.  The LD will be responsible for collaborating with the Chief of Staff, District Director, legislative staff and contribute to the communications plan.   The LD will participate in the development of a strategic plan and proactively implement and execute the Congresswoman’s legislative agenda.   The LD will supervise and mentor the legislative staff, manage a personal legislative issue portfolio and perform other duties as assigned.  C

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT

Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-IL) seeks an organized, friendly, detail-oriented Legislative Correspondent for a fast-paced, team-oriented office.  Responsibilities include performing legislative research, answering constituent correspondence, and handling a small portfolio of legislative issues, including education.

Job Opening: Communications Director

The Office of Congressman Pete Aguilar (CA-31) seeks a hardworking DC-based Communications Director to join a busy and proactive team. Applicant must have previous experience working with the media and pitching stories; thrive at multitasking and working irregular hours; possess strong writing skills; have sound political judgment; and have background working with social media.