Job Announcements Board

Legislative Correspondent Job Opening

Legislative Correspondent – Member seeks Legislative Correspondent with excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work in a fast-paced office.  The ideal candidate will have strong organizational skills and a high attention to detail.  Responsibilities include overseeing an active constituent mail program, working with the legislative team to understand the Member’s position on different issues, drafting constituent response letters, and coordinating the Washington internship program.&nbs

Fall 2018 Press Internship

The Office of Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-04) is seeking a press intern to assist with a fast-paced communications operation for Fall 2018. Qualified candidates will have strong writing, editing, event planning, social media, graphic design, and photography skills, and be able to work on tight deadlines. Selected candidate will also be expected to perform standard administrative duties.

Intern responsibilities include:

Executive Assistant/Scheduler Opening

Rep. Kathleen Rice seeks a detail-oriented, highly organized, proactive person to serve as Executive Assistant/Scheduler in her Washington, DC office.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the congresswoman’s DC schedule, booking travel and working with staff to ensure the congresswoman is prepared for meetings and events. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, a good sense of humor, and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Prior congressional experience is strongly preferred, but not required.

Social Media Fellow

Member of Democratic leadership is currently seeking candidates for a full and/or part-time social media fellow in his Washington, D.C. office, with positions available starting in late July/early August.

Press Intern

Member of Democratic leadership is currently seeking candidates for full and part-time press internships in his Washington, D.C. office, with positions available starting late July/early August.

Interns will work closely with a fast-moving press shop for a prominent Member of Congress and will be expected to contribute significantly. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: compiling daily press clips, preparing background research on media requests and other projects as required.

Economic Policy Advisor (Senate)

Moderate Democratic Senator seeks an economic policy advisor to manage a broad policy portfolio including, tax, banking, trade, small business and budget issues.

Operations Manager

Second term Democratic Member of Congress seeks Operations Manager to support a very fun but increasingly busy Washington, DC office.  The successful candidate will have previous experience scheduling on a campaign, in a Member personal office on Capitol Hill, or for other government officials or senior executives.  Strong communication skills are non-negotiable, and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-moving office environment is a must.  The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated understanding of planning and logistics, an understanding of the typical Capitol Hil

Press Intern Opening

The Office of Rep. Quigley (D-IL) is seeking a press intern to assist in fast-paced and active communications operation for Fall 2018. Qualified candidates have academic or professional experience in American politics; an interest in communications or media; can work on short deadlines; and excel at most or all of the following: writing, editing, event support, and social media (esp. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, graphic design).
 
Intern duties may include:

-   Compiling daily press and news clips

Seeking Communications Director

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) is seeking a Communications Director for her Washington, DC office.  The Communications Director will be responsible for overseeing the planning and execution of the overall media strategy and managing the day-to-day communications operation.  Candidates must possess excellent written and oral communications skills, as well as be able to make critical decisions independently.  Duties include but are not limited to working with local and national reporters, proactively engaging in media outreach, managing online communications, and d

Seeking Staff Assistant

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) is seeking a Staff Assistant for her Washington, DC office.  Duties include helping to manage the front office, answering phones, greeting visitors, processing flag and tour requests, and performing other tasks as assigned.  The ideal candidate will be organized, flexible, and possess strong interpersonal skills.  Capitol Hill experience and Texas ties preferred, but not required. 

Legislative Assistant Opening

The office of Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle energy, environment, transportation, agriculture, Native American issues, disaster response and other related issues.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to advising the Member on all matters in the issue portfolio; developing and advancing policy proposals; drafting vote recommendations and talking points for related floor and committee proceedings; staffing the Member in relevant meetings; and representing the Member before constituents and stakeholders.  T

Job Opening: Tax/Financial Services LA

Senior Member of Congress on the Committee on Ways and Means seeks legislative staffer.  Candidate should be an experienced legislative staffer who will be responsible for a portfolio that includes tax and financial policy,  judiciary issues, and others.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to advancing legislation, writing and editing correspondence, and drafting statements for the Member.  This is not an entry level position. 

Staff Assistant Opening

New Jersey Democrat is seeking a highly motivated and organized staff assistant with excellent oral and written communication skills for the Washington, D.C. office.

Rep. Raskin Seeks Staff Assistant

Rep. Jamie Raskin Seeks Staff Assistant/Driver for Washington, D.C. Office.  Responsibilities include staffing and driving the member to events (including nights and weekends); welcoming office visitors; processing flag and tour requests; organizing incoming mail and phone messages; logging constituent mail and working with the Legislative Correspondent to respond to inquiries; working with the Scheduler to ensure the Member is appropriately staffed for events; and other duties as assigned.

Communications Director

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch (D-Boston), Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on National Security, 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.

Job Opening - LC

Congressman John Garamendi (CA-03) is seeking a Legislative Correspondent. The job entails managing and responding to constituent letters, reporting out metrics related to our mail volume, and managing several special programs related to constituent outreach. The job also involves some management of our intern program, as well as a close working relationship with our legislative and communications teams. Candidates must be excellent writers, diligent organizers, and strong team players, with an interest in developing their own leadership skills and a passion for constituent service.

Staff Assistant Opening

Virginia Democrat seeks D.C. office staff assistant. Duties include assisting the chief of staff, helping to manage the front office, answering phones, greeting visitors, processing flag and tour requests, and performing other tasks as assigned. The ideal candidate will be energetic, organized, flexible, and efficient, with strong interpersonal skills and a good sense of humor. Capitol Hill experience and Virginia ties preferred but not required.

Legislative Correspondent - Rep. Courtney

Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02) is seeking a Legislative Correspondent. The primary responsibilities include managing and organizing constituent correspondence, researching and drafting high quality responses, and ensuring timely completion of replies. Candidates must be highly organized, detail focused and have excellent writing skills. Prior Hill experience preferred but not required. Connecticut and New England ties are a plus. This office is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

RHODE ISLAND-BASED PRESS SECRETARY

Congressman David N. Cicilline, a member of the House Democratic Leadership, is seeking a Rhode Island-based press secretary to handle day-to-day press relations, draft talking points, and implement a comprehensive communications strategy. This position reports directly to the Congressman’s Capitol Hill-based communications director and the Rhode Island-based district director.

SCHEDULER OPENING

Texas democratic office is seeking an experienced scheduler.  This individual will be responsible for the Member’s daily and long-term schedule in D.C. and in the district. Specific responsibilities include managing invitations, scheduling requests, and logistics for domestic and international travel. This individual must be organized and able to work in a fast-paced environment.  Previous Capitol Hill scheduling or other scheduling experience is strongly preferred.

Staff Assistant Opening

Representative David Price (NC-04) seeks a Staff Assistant to join his Washington, DC congressional staff.  The Staff Assistant will be responsible for managing the front office, fielding visitors and telephone calls, coordinating constituent service requests, serving as a liaison to technical support and service contractors, and performing other administrative, legislative, and communications tasks as required.  Successful candidates will demonstrate a high degree of professionalism; strong writing, organizational, and interpersonal skills; an ability to take initiative in a dyna

Staff Assistant Job Announcement

Staff Assistant - New York Democrat seeks motivated, energetic, and positive staff assistant to help manage front office operations and assist constituents.  Duties will include answering telephone calls, greeting visitors, coordinating tours, processing flag requests, and assisting with legislative correspondence as needed.  The position requires the ability to work well with others, good organizational skills, attention to detail, and a sense of humor.  New York ties and Spanish language proficiency a plus.  Minority candidates encouraged to apply.

S. Nevada Democrat Seeks Communications Staffer

Communications Director – Southern Nevada Democrat is seeking communications professional to join a fast-paced office as Communications Director. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; developing and implementing communications strategies across both traditional and digital media; writing speeches; responding to press inquiries; drafting press releases; writing and placing op-eds; overseeing and expanding the Member’s social media presence; and planning press conferences and in-district events. Experience with Nevada media a plus.