Job Announcements Board

Rep. Pascrell seeking Economic Policy Advisor

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.

Senior Tax and Economic Policy Advisor

Chair of the Ways and Means Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee seeks a Senior Tax and Economic Policy Advisor who will be responsible for a portfolio that includes tax policy and other issues.  

LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR

Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) is hiring a Legislative Director.  The Legislative Director will manage the legislative team and advance the member’s legislative priorities. Congressman Heck serves on House Financial Services Committee, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, the Joint Economic Committee and is founder and a co-chair of the New Democrat Coalition’s Housing Task Force.  The ideal candidate will have previous Hill experience, familiarity with issues before Financial Services and Economic Committees, strong management skills and attention to detail.

Communications Director

The Office of U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) seeks an experienced, creative and highly motivated Communications Director to lead media and outreach efforts in her Washington, D.C. and Seattle, WA offices.

An ideal candidate will:

Scheduler

California Member is seeking an exceptionally organized and hard-working scheduler to develop and maintain Member’s DC and district schedule.

The ideal candidate will have excellent attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment, exhibit good judgement, have a positive attitude, and work well in a team environment. Additional responsibilities include: planning domestic and international travel logistics, assisting with the Member’s personal correspondence, maintaining office records, and other projects as assigned by the Member and/or Chief of Staff.

Press Secretary

Moderate Democrat seeks Press Secretary to join a fast-paced, active communications team. Candidates should have experience developing and implementing communications strategies and possess excellent writing and organization skills.

Responsibilities include fielding reporter inquiries, pitching stories, and establishing strong relationships with local reporters; writing press releases, talking points, speeches, and op-eds; managing online social media channels; and working with the DC and district teams to proactively plan and execute media strategies.

Professional Staff Member, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations (Democratic Staff) seeks a Professional Staff Member to join a small team of oversight and investigative staff. 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 investigation strategy. Candidates will have experience in congressional investigations/oversight, relevant legal experience, or investigative journalism.

Communications Director

Southern California Democrat seeks experienced Communications Director for Washington, DC office to plan and execute a proactive and aggressive earned media and digital media outreach strategy.

Press Secretary

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.

Legislative Assistant - Environment and Public Health

Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (Mi-13) is seeking a Legislative Assistant to join a talented team. The Legislative Assistant will support the Congresswoman with her work on the Committee on Oversight and Reform, which includes the Subcommittee on the Environment and the Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy.  An ideal candidate will have a strong background in environmental issues and health policy. In addition, this position should seek to bring new ideas on how to use all aspects of policymaking to deliver achievements to our constituents. 

Democrat on Ways & Means Committee seeks an experienced Press Secretary

Senior CBC Democrat on Ways & Means Committee seeks an experienced Press Secretary to implements an aggressive and innovate communications strategy. Responsibilities include developing messaging; fostering strong relationships with reporters; pitching stories; drafting press releases, speeches, and op-eds; and, managing the social media content.

Scheduler Job

Rep. Angie Craig’s Washington DC office is seeking a scheduler. Responsibilities include managing the Member’s daily and monthly calendars as well as travel arrangements and incoming scheduling requests. The position requires an incredible attention to detail and is fast-paced. Additional responsibilities include direct management of our Staff Assistant, and assistance with various office management tasks. This position will report to the Chief of Staff.

Legislative Assistant

Pacific Northwest Member seeks Legislative Assistant to handle a policy portfolio, including, but not limited to Tax and Budget, Housing and Transportation.

Professional Staff Member, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity (HVAC)

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity (Democratic Staff) seeks a Professional Staff Member to join our team. 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. Candidates will have experience in Congressional process, policy making, budgeting, and veteran programs.

Press Secretary Opening

Senior CBC Democrat on Ways & Means Committee seeks an experienced Press Secretary to implements an aggressive and innovate communications strategy. Responsibilities include developing messaging; fostering strong relationships with reporters; pitching stories; drafting press releases, speeches, and op-eds; and, managing the social media content.

Digital Media Fellowship

Digital Media Fellowship (paid, temporary): The Office of Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy (D-FL) is seeking a Digital Media Fellow to join its fast-paced communications operation. Primary responsibilities will include drafting and creating social media content; producing high-quality online graphics and videos; taking photos; filming and livestreaming events; compiling daily press clips; and maintaining media lists.

Seeking Judiciary LA

Chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties seeks Legislative Assistant to handle Judiciary portfolio in Member’s personal office.  Responsibilities include coordinating with committee staff, preparing materials for hearings, drafting legislation, meeting with stakeholders, writing talking points, coordinating with Communications Director and representing the Member at meetings and events.  Applicants should have strong organizational, writing, and communication skills and be detail oriented.  This is not an entry level position.

Summer 2019 D.C. Internship and Fellowship Opportunities with Rep. Colin Allred (TX-32)

The Washington D.C. office of Representative Colin Allred (TX-32) seeks a full-time intern (paid position) and fellows (for college credit) to assist the office in a robust and hands-on internship position for summer 2019. Preference for the paid internship will be given to those who have a need for financial assistance. Applicants should have strong writing and research skills, and strong interpersonal and constituent service skills. Ideal candidates are college students, recent graduates, or graduate students who work well in a fast-paced and results-driven environment.

Press Assistant / Researcher Opening - Office of the House Majority Leader

The Office of the House Majority Leader is seeking a Press Assistant/Researcher to join an aggressive communications team.  Candidates for this mid-level position must possess particularly strong research and writing skills and a high level of attention to detail.  Must be a team player with working knowledge of the press and political know-how.  Website management, digital experience, and Hill or campaign experience a plus.  Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule, including long hours.

CA-48 Staff Assistant Opening

The Office of Congressman Harley Rouda seeks a Staff Assistant for the Washington, D.C. office. This is a high-pace, results-oriented position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the front desk, greeting visitors, processing flag requests, answering phones, conducting tours, overseeing the intern program, assisting legislative staff, and other duties as assigned. Successful candidate will work well under tight deadlines, is organized, hard-working, detail-oriented, has excellent constituent service skills and is a team player.

Job Opening: Press Secretary -- Office of Congressman Vicente Gonzalez, 15th District of Texas

Congressman Vicente Gonzalez, a moderate Texas Democrat, seeks a press secretary to serve in his Washington, D.C., office. Candidates should be proactive and possess superior written and oral communication skills (including strong writing, editing, and proofreading capabilities). Sense of humor a must. The ideal candidate will have prior political, legislative and communication experience.  

Primary Responsibilities:
-Establishing and maintaining relationships with Texas, national, and D.C.-based media

Spanberger Staff Assistant

Representative Spanberger seeks a staff assistant for her Washington, D.C. office. Qualified applicants should be motivated self-starters, highly organized, detail-oriented, able to multitask, have exceptional interpersonal skills, and eager to join a mission-oriented team that thrives in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must demonstrate excellent “people skills” and a strong commitment to providing outstanding constituent service.