Midwestern Democrat on the Financial Services Committee seeks a legislative staffer to handle a portfolio including financial services, housing, budget, tax, and other issues as assigned. Strong written and verbal communication skills and demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment. Previous committee experience preferred but not required. Midwestern ties are a plus. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
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Moderate Alabama Democrat and Member of the House Ways and Means Committee seeks an experienced Legislative Director to manage a legislative team in developing, implementing, and advancing all aspects of a broad legislative agenda. The Legislative Director will be directly responsible for advising the Member on tax, financial services, banking and economic development related issues.
COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR– The Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) seeks an experienced and self-motivated Communications Director immediately to help manage the CPC's press and communications operations. Candidates must possess strong writing and organizational skills, a digital and new media background, a good sense of humor, creativity, the ability to operate in a fast-paced office under strict deadlines, and be able to work collaboratively with CPC offices and staff.
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Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-Sacramento) is seeking an experienced legislative staffer to manage a portfolio that includes her energy and environment work on the Energy & Commerce Committee and as co-chair of the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SSEC) ; flood control; transportation; California water issues; and more. Preferred applicants will have Capitol Hill legislative experience; the motivation to proactively advance policy priorities; a strong knowledge of portfolio issues; excellent writing and communication skills; and the ability to work under tight deadlines.
The Office of House Majority Leader-Elect Steny Hoyer is seeking motivated, digital-savvy interns to join an aggressive communications team for part-time spring semester positions starting in January.
Senior Appropriations Democrat seeks experienced Press Secretary/Communications Director applicants for position in a fast-paced and highly engaged office. The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal skills, the proven ability to manage multiple communications projects, and the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in the representation of the Member’s position on policy issues.
The office of Congresswoman Katherine Clark seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse range of appropriations-related policy issues including her work on the Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee. Responsibilities of this position include drafting and analyzing legislation, conducting research, drafting policy memos, meeting with constituents, and staffing Appropriations Committee hearings.
The office of Congresswoman Katherine Clark seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse range of appropriations-related policy issues including her work on the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee. Responsibilities of this position include drafting and analyzing legislation, conducting research, drafting policy memos, meeting with constituents, and staffing Appropriations Committee hearings.
New Jersey Congressman seeks Director of Operations
Senior Democratic Member seeks a Legislative Assistant in his Washington, D.C. office to develop and plan legislative initiatives and monitor legislative developments on the House floor on assigned issues.
Senior Democratic Member seeks a Scheduler/Executive Assistant in his Washington, D.C. office. Duties will include responding to scheduling requests and invitations in a timely and professional manner, working closely with the appropriate staff to gather all information and advance materials, coordinate the Member’s travel and working closely with the Member to manage the Congressman’s schedule. Successful candidates must possess exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail, be able to multi-task, and work in a fast-paced and dynamic office environment.
Senior Democratic Member seeks a Staff Assistant to join his D.C. office. The Staff Assistant manages day-to-day operations of the front office including answering phones, sorting mail, greeting visitors, processing flag and tour requests, drafting correspondence and managing interns. Ideal candidates will have some professional experience, be friendly, very detail-oriented with good time-management skills and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
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Alabama Congresswoman seeks District Based Press Secretary
DIRECTOR OF SCHEDULING - Freshman House Democrat seeks Director of Scheduling to manage Member’s daily and long-term schedule in D.C. and in the district, including organizing and tracking invitations, speaking engagements and scheduling requests for the Member, assisting in coordinating travel arrangements and keeping Member on schedule throughout the day. Additional responsibilities include managing and planning special events.
PRESS SECRETARY — Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) seeks an experienced Press Secretary to handle all media matters. Duties include working with local and national reporters, producers, and bookers; conducting proactive media outreach; long-term planning; managing online communications, and drafting press releases, op-eds, and speeches.
House Committee on Veterans' Affairs (Incoming Majority) Democratic Staff seeks Communications Director to serve as spokesperson and primary communications advisor to the incoming Democratic Chairman. Qualified candidates will have significant on-the-record press experience, a demonstrated understanding of veterans’ issues, superior written communications skills, and a demonstrated ability to craft and execute a strategic communications plan. The office is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, minorities, and LGBTQ candidates to apply.
Representative-Elect Deb Haaland seeks experienced legislative candidate to handle a broad portfolio of issues. Candidates must be creative and proficient at advancing legislation, analyzing and briefing on complex policy issues, and drafting a wide array of high-quality written materials. Looking for a spark-plug who actively pitches legislative ideas and creative solutions, and will closely liaise with the Congressional Progressive Caucus and progressive outside organizations. Candidates should possess in-depth knowledge of the legislative process, work well under pressur
DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF / LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR – Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-02), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and member of the House Appropriations Committee, is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Deputy Chief of Staff / Legislative Director to coordinate and oversee the Member’s legislative agenda, along with advising the Member on legislative activities and managing the legislative staff.
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.
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.