The House Judiciary Committee Democratic Staff seeks hard-working lawyers with significant legal experience to serve as legislative counsels. In particular, applicants should have relevant backgrounds in at least one of the following areas: criminal law, immigration law, constitutional law, intellectual property law, commercial and administrative law (including antitrust and bankruptcy), or oversight work.
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SENIOR LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT: Senior Member on the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure is seeking qualified candidates to staff the Member’s committee assignment in addition to managing a diverse legislative issue portfolio. Candidates should be accomplished at drafting, advancing, and analyzing legislation, monitoring legislative developments, conducting research, and drafting vote recommendations.
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney seeks a proactive, hard-working and tech-savvy individual to serve as press secretary and digital director in his Washington, D.C. office. Ideal candidates will have experience running a comprehensive digital media program including Facebook, Twitter, and proactive email. Candidates should be organized, creative and motivated and must have the ability to generate original content including graphics and videos.
Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi of Illinois seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a broad array of domestic issues, including healthcare, environment, energy, small business, tax, trade, and other related issues. Duties will consist of developing legislation, drafting speeches and talking points, monitoring activity on assigned issues, advising and representing the Congressman, building relationships with constituent groups and advocacy organizations, and other tasks as assigned.
Representative Seth Moulton seeks a Digital Coordinator / Press Assistant. Candidates must have and share the office’s mission “to serve, and inspire others to serve, in order to improve people’s lives and strengthen our democracy.” The position will assist the communications team with developing, implementing, and executing a digital strategy to effectively communicate with the public and grow social media audiences.
Representative Seth Moulton seeks a Communications Director to serve as his on-the-record spokesperson and to develop and implement a strategic communications plan for the official office.
New York Congressman is seeking an experienced press secretary to join his DC office. The press secretary is responsible for developing and executing a media strategy, which includes writing press releases, talking points, and op-eds, while also managing the Member's social media pages, web site, pitching story ideas and working closely with reporters. Must have on-the-record experience and strong writing skills. Candidates with NY ties a plus. This is not an entry level position.
The Energy and Commerce Committee Democratic Staff seeks a motivated and hardworking communications professional to join fast-paced communications team as a press assistant. Responsibilities include drafting news releases, social media posts, op-eds and talking points; designing graphics for both social media and web content; monitoring social media for trending topics; maintaining and updating press lists; and compiling daily press clips. Qualified candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills, a proven ability to perform under pressure while juggling
The Energy and Commerce Committee Democratic Staff seeks a motivated and hardworking communications professional to join fast-paced communications team to manage communications for our Energy and Environment subcommittees. Responsibilities include writing communications materials (news releases, statements, op-eds, and talking points); managing press inquiries; maintaining strong relationships with reporters who cover the committee; and coordinating with the communications staff of committee members. Qualified candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills; t
Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay of Missouri seeks a Legislative Director to lead his team in developing, implementing and advancing all aspects of his legislative agenda. Candidates must have at least 3-5 years of legislative experience along with a proven record of developing and advancing strategic legislative plans that achieve results.
LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT: Northeast Democrat seeks legislative staffer to handle diverse policy portfolio. Candidates should be accomplished at drafting, advancing, and analyzing legislation, monitoring legislative developments, conducting research, and drafting vote recommendations.
LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT: Senior Midwestern Democrat seeks an experienced legislative staffer to handle a portfolio including healthcare, housing, transportation and infrastructure, and other issues as assigned. Candidates must be proficient at advancing legislation, analyzing and briefing on complex policy issues, and drafting a wide array of written materials. Strong written and verbal communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment are critical. At least three years of Capitol Hill experience is required. Midwestern
COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR: Position immediately available for a communications director to manage media relations, social media, website, and message development in collaboration with member and senior staff. Must have experience with complex policy issues, including speech writing and drafting/editing policy statements. Knowledge of photography, photo editing, and video editing beneficial. Very collaborative environment, but communications director must be able to develop and execute communications strategy independently. Campaign experience is a plus.
The Office of Rep. Quigley (D-IL) is seeking a press intern to assist in fast-paced and active communications operation for Spring 2019. Qualified candidates have academic or professional experience in politics; an interest and established skill set in communications or media; can work on short deadlines; and excel at writing, editing, event support, and social media content creation. Graphic design/video editing experience preferred.
Intern duties include:
- Compiling daily press and news clips
Senior Energy and Commerce Democrat seeks a Climate Change and Environment Legislative Assistant. The primary responsibilities for this position will be leading the Member’s existing climate initiatives, identifying new areas for legislative action, and coordinating with other Members and outside stakeholders. Additional duties will be based on experience and include other environmental and natural resources priorities.
Congressman Ami Bera seeks a Senior Policy Advisor with health policy expertise to handle a diverse portfolio of issues and manage work leading several Congressional health caucuses and task forces. Successful candidates will have strong oral and written communication skills, and demonstrated experience advancing a legislative agenda, working with diverse coalitions, and representing Members of Congress in front of stakeholders and constituents. Several years of professional health policy experience, including Hill familiarity is required.
The Office of Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi seeks a full-time Director of Outreach and Constituent Services Liaison. The position is based in the Congressman’s Schaumburg office.
New Pennsylvania member seeks an experienced Legislative Director to recruit and manage a legislative team in developing, implementing, and advancing all aspects of a broad legislative agenda. This is not an entry-level position, 3-5 years of Hill experience is required at a minimum. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated experience developing a legislative agenda and achieving results in the House of Representatives. Previous managerial experience (preferably with hiring experience), an expert knowledge of House legislative processes and procedures, excellent orga
A Democratic Member of Congress is seeking a bilingual (English and Spanish) communications director. The candidate should have previous communications experience.
Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) seeks an experienced legislative staffer who will be responsible for her legislative work as a Member of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
The ideal candidate will excel in a fast-paced work environment, be a team player, possess strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to work quickly under pressure. Candidates should have a minimum of three years legislative experience, and a documented understanding of the issue portfolio.
Democratic Committee staff seek energetic and entrepreneurial professional to join an active communications office. Duties include but are not limited to: drafting press materials including releases and op-eds; cultivating relationships with the national and trade media; coordinating press conferences and media events; and working with legislative staff to communicate the committee’s policy priorities to local and national audiences. Ideal candidate will have experience working in communications, including working on Capitol Hill, or in government or a campaign environment.
DIRECTOR OF SCHEDULING - Senior Member of House Democratic Leadership seeks Director of Scheduling to manage Member’s daily and long-term schedule in D.C., including organizing and tracking invitations, speaking engagements and scheduling requests for the Member, assisting in coordinating travel arrangements and keeping Member on schedule throughout day. Additional responsibilities include managing and planning special events.
Midwestern Democratic Member of Congress seeks organized, team-oriented Staff Assistant to manage the front office of the Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include answering the phone, greeting visitors, coordinating tour and flag requests, managing interns, and assisting in processing and drafting constituent mail. Candidates should have excellent written and oral communication skills, strong attention to detail, and be able to multitask in a fast paced work environment. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester seeks experienced Chief of Staff with a proven track record of successful organizational management as well as the legislative process. The Chief of Staff reports directly to the Member and will manage the entire congressional staff. This position is responsible for developing, leading, and implementing strategic operations on Capitol Hill as well as managing operating budgets and all activities and staff in both the Washington D.C. and district offices.