The office of Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (D-WA) seeks a dynamic staff assistant/press assistant with strong digital media skills. Staff assistant duties include maintaining the front office, overseeing tours and flag requests, and ensuring day-to-day operations run smoothly. Press assistant tasks include sending daily clips, drafting social media content, and assisting in other aspects of the team’s fast-paced media operation. Strong writing skills with expertise and passion for digital media required. Hill experience and Washington state ties are a plus.
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Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) seeks candidates for the position of Digital Manager/Press Secretary. Candidates must have a minimum of two years of successful work on digital media for an elected leader or comparable experience. Candidate must be able to produce excellent written and visual content, including graphics and video, for a variety of social media platforms. Applicants should be able to communicate effectively about a variety of policy issues. Applicants should also have a proven history of writing creative and original copy, and engaging followers.
Rep. Salud Carbajal (CA-24) seeks an experienced Communications Director for his Washington, DC office to plan and execute a proactive earned media and digital media constituent outreach strategy. This is a senior staff role requiring 2-3 years of previous Hill or political communications experience. This is not an entry level position.
Progressive Southern California Democrat seeks highly-motivated, detail-oriented staff assistant with excellent written and oral communication skills for DC office. Responsibilities include general reception duty, driving, handling tour requests, processing constituent correspondence, addressing constituent matters, managing interns and assisting the Member and staff in all functions of the office. California ties are a plus. A valid driver’s license, daily access to an automobile and a good driving record are a necessity. Please
The Office of House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is seeking motivated, digital-savvy interns to join an aggressive communications team for part-time summer positions starting in June.
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Progressive Southern California Member seeks an experienced Executive Assistant (EA) to manage the Member’s most valuable asset: time. The EA manages the Member’s schedule, including official activities as well as unofficial activities for scheduling purposes only. The EA works closely with staff, stakeholders, and other Member offices to balance the Member’s time between commitments. The EA also manages the Member’s travel and all related records, including ethics forms, receipts, and travel card payments.
Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) of the Energy and Commerce Committee is looking for a flexible candidate willing to fill a variety of press roles within the office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the Communications Director in implementing the Member’s communications plan across both traditional and digital media; writing one minutes and other remarks; responding to press inquiries and drafting press releases; writing and placing op-eds and expanding the Member’s digital media presence. Prior Capitol Hill experience is preferred. Experience wit
Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) of the Energy and Commerce Committee is looking for an experienced Communications Director to oversee all facets of the communications operation. This position works with our Press Secretary to secure the Member press appearances, write op-eds, speeches, one minutes and other remarks, respond to press inquiries, oversee our digital operation, create and distribute franked mailings and staff the Member at events. This is not an entry level position. Applicants must have strong research, writing, and communication skills. Familiarity wit
New York Democrat seeks a Scheduler/Executive Assistant for his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include managing and maintaining the Member’s daily and long term calendar in D.C., working with other team members to balance the Member’s time between commitments, ensure the Member is provided with briefing materials for each event and meeting, and performing other duties as necessary. Responsibilities also include reviewing meeting requests, arranging travel to/from Washington, DC, general administrative tasks and assisting on some legislative issues.
Washington state Member is seeking a highly motivated Communications Director. The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and have an excellent understanding of all digital platforms. Main responsibilities will be to draft media advisories, press releases, create and execute a communications plan for the Member. A sense of humor is a must. Please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com by COB May 20th.
The Office of Representative Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) seeks a highly motivated digital and press fellow to help their communications team execute an aggressive press and social media strategy. This position is paid.
Responsibilities would include helping create social media assets with an emphasis on video, generating and executing plans for social media content, distributing morning clips, media monitoring, assisting the Press Secretary in drafting prep materials and other written product.
Active Ways and Means Democrat seeks an experienced Communications Director to lead national and local media and outreach efforts. This position will be based in the Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include writing a broad array of speeches, drafting press releases and op-eds, and maintaining relationships with local and national press. The Communications Director is also responsible for producing a weekly newsletter and managing all digital accounts.
CBC Democrat on Ways & Means Committee seeks an experienced Communications Director to implement an aggressive and innovate communications strategy.
House Committee Chairman seeks individual with at least two years of substantive executive agency or legislative experience to join staff and help hold the Trump Administration accountable with respect to immigration and border policies and programs. This individual, under the director of a Subcommittee Director, would be responsible for staffing the Chairman and Committee Democrats on matters within the staffer’s portfolio and making contributions to hearings, briefings, markups, and other Committee activities.
Senior Texas Democrat seeks Press Secretary. Responsibilities will include fielding reporter inquiries from national and local media outlets, writing press releases, and e-newsletters, managing all social media platforms, and working with the DC and District teams to proactively plan and execute media strategies. Ideal candidates are hardworking, proactive, and detail-oriented communicators who work well under a deadline. Prior relevant communications experience required, previous congressional experience preferred.
Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE-At Large) is seeking a highly motivated, creative, and experienced Communications Director to lead her media and outreach efforts, based in her Washington, D.C. office.
Senior House Democrat seeks a Legislative Assistant or Counsel to cover the Judiciary portfolio as well as other issues. The position requires previous policy experience, either on or off the Hill and will be responsible for covering immigration, anti-corruption, gun violence prevention, investigations and oversight, criminal justice, and other issues. Law degree preferred but not required. Previous Hill experience a plus.
The Office of Congressman Jimmy Gomez (CA-34) seeks a Scheduler for the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include managing and maintaining the Member’s daily and long-term calendar in D.C., working with a variety of stakeholders to balance the Member’s time between commitments, ensure the Member is provided with briefing materials for each event and meeting, assisting with office management responsibilities, and performing other duties as required. Capitol Hill and/or executive assistant experience is preferred.
The office of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard seeks a DC Scheduler with strong organizational and communication skills.
Congressman Rick Larsen seeks an experienced manager for the Legislative Director position in his DC office. Primary responsibilities include managing legislative staff and developing, overseeing and implementing the legislative agenda. The Legislative Director will have to know the district and work extensively with district staff and therefore WA state ties are a plus. The applicant should also be knowledgeable of the procedures in the House of Representatives and all legislative/policy issues before Congress.
Congressman André Carson, Chairman of the House Intelligence Subcommittee on Counterterrorism, Counterintelligence, and Counterproliferation, seeks an experienced Legislative Assistant to support his work on the Intelligence Committee, as well as a portfolio including defense, foreign affairs, and homeland security issues. Candidate must be proficient at advancing legislation, analyzing and briefing on complex policy issues, and drafting a wide array of written materials.
The Congressional Progressive Caucus seeks an experienced and enthusiastic Policy Advisor based in Washington, D.C., to support and advance CPC Members’ legislative agendas.
Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ), a senior member of the House Committee on Ways and Means, seeks a legislative assistant who will be responsible for handling a diverse array of economic policy legislative issues, including tax, financial services, and budget. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, advancing legislation, hearing preparation, statement drafting, writing correspondence, and event organizing. Applicants should have significant and relevant legislative experience in economic policy – this is not an entry-level position.