Job Announcements Board

Press Secretary Opening

Office of Representative Cedric Richmond (D-LA) seeks a social media-savvy Press Secretary to develop and implement an aggressive and innovative press strategy.  The position requires excellent writing and organizational skills, ability to work well under pressure, remarkable attention to detail, positive attitude, and close collaboration with legislative and district staff to maximize press opportunities.  Responsibilities include: serving as media liaison for the Member; cultivating relationships with national and local reporters; managing incoming media request

Staff Assistant Opening

Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) seeks a staff assistant for her Washington, DC office. Duties will include greeting visitors in the front office, processing flag and tour requests, driving the member to events, and providing general administrative and technological assistance for the office. Successful candidates will have engaging personalities, good senses of humor, excellent communications skills, and a sharp attention to detail. Access to a car is required. New York ties are a plus.

Southern California Democratic Office Seeks Staff Assistant

Southern California Democratic Office seeks Staff Assistant to join front office team.  Candidates should be well-organized, hard-working, and detail-oriented.  High degree of professionalism required, as well as an ability to work a flexible schedule, including long hours. Duties include answering telephone calls, greeting visitors, coordinating tours and flags, supervising interns, sorting and processing constituent correspondence, assisting legislative staff, and driving the Member.  Capitol Hill experience and California ties preferred. SPANISH SPEAKER HIGHLY PREFERRED.

Job Posting

Democratic Member of Congress seeks an Operations Coordinator/Special Assistant in Washington, DC. Successful applicants will have strong organizational and communications skills, an impeccable work ethic, and the ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously. Daily tasks include driving the Congressman, staffing him at events throughout the day, assisting with donor research, and other official and campaign activities as assigned.

Candidates must have access to a car and ability to work long hours when the Congressman is in Washington, DC.

Legislative Assistant

Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA) seeks Legislative Assistant to handle education, veterans’ affairs, homeland security (not immigration), judiciary, commerce and election-related and campaign finance reform issues.  This position works closely with the Congressman, Chief of Staff and Legislative Director, especially on education, veterans, campaign finance reform, civil rights and homeland security matters.  Hill experience or its equivalent is a must, with particular emphasis on education and/or veterans’ affairs.  Must be able to write well and quickly, and enjoy working in

Director of Digital Operations

Rep. Seth Moulton has an immediate opening for a highly motivated and experienced digital and social media professional to join our team as a Director of Digital Operations. The Director of Digital Operations will be responsible for overseeing and executing an aggressive and creative online strategy using the most current and innovative tools, including driving engagement across a broad array of social media platforms, and actively seeking new opportunities to connect with online audiences.

Staff Assistant

Midwest Democrat seeks a Staff Assistant for the Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include maintaining the front office, managing tour and flag requests, overseeing the internship program, coordinating special events and meetings, and other duties as assigned. Candidates must have superior organizational and communication skills, demonstrate a professional working attitude, and the ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment. Previous Capitol Hill experience and Michigan ties are a plus.

Press and New Media Assistant

The office of Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman seeks a highly motivated, hardworking press and new media assistant to work closely with the Communications Director, legislative staff and Member. This position will require the ability to move seamlessly between traditional and new media to promote the Member’s legislative priorities and grow both her digital footprint and media presence.

Daily responsibilities include: 

Legislative Assistant

California Congressman and Member on the Education and Workforce Committee seeks Legislative Assistant to handle education policy along with a diverse portfolio of issues. Candidates should have excellent research, writing, and communication skills. Duties include identifying and advancing policy proposals, committee hearing and mark-up preparation, meetings with stakeholders, and assisting with constituent correspondence. Successful candidates should possess strong interpersonal skills and a willingness to work in a team environment.

LD Position

Senior Democratic House member and Committee Ranking Member seeks Legislative Director. Primary responsibilities include developing policy and legislative initiatives and advising Member on all legislative issues. Position will manage long-term and short-term legislative planning; monitor legislative activity on the House floor; supervise all legislative staff in the personal office; ensure effective coordination between the personal office and committee office; and assist with hearing preparation as needed.

Legislative Correspondent

Congressman Smith (WA-09) is seeking a Legislative Correspondent. The primary responsibilities include managing a high-volume mail program with a quick response time and drafting constituent correspondence. Candidates should have previous LC experience, excellent writing skills and a working knowledge of the legislative process. Washington state ties are a plus. This office is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. 

Communications Director Position

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell, MI-12, is seeking an experienced and proactive Communications Director to lead media and outreach efforts in her Washington, DC office. The Communications Director will oversee the planning and implementation of overall media strategy and manage the day-to-day communications operation. Responsibilities include but are not limited to working with local and national reporters, proactively engaging in media outreach, managing online communications and writing press releases, speeches and op-eds.

Scheduler Job

Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) is seeking an organized, disciplined, self-starter to serve as Scheduler in his Washington, D.C. office. Previous scheduling experience is an advantage but is not required.

Staff Assistant / Legislative Correspondent

The Office of Congressman Earl Blumenauer seeks a SA/LC for his Washington DC office. Duties include managing the front office and managing an active constituent correspondence program, as well as a range of other duties. Responsibilities for the position include sorting and tracking incoming mail, researching and monitoring legislation, drafting clear and readable letters, and ensuring timely and accurate responses using our constituent mail system. A successful candidate must be highly organized, a strong writer, and have the ability to work in a fast-paced team-oriented environment.

Scheduler / Executive Assistant

Congressman Jared Huffman is seeking a scheduler / executive assistant for his D.C. office. In this role, you'd be responsible for the Congressman's D.C. schedule by making travel and meeting arrangements while anticipating and responding to day-to-day developments. You would serve as the office's primary point of contact for constituents, elected officials, and nonprofit and advocacy organizations, coordinate with our DC and California teams (including legislative, press, and campaign) to identify priorities, and then work independently to make short- and long-term scheduling decisions.

Staff Assistant Opening

Staff Assistant: Upstate New York House Democrat seeks a Staff Assistant for his Washington, DC office. Duties will include managing front office operations, processing bills and invoices, handling flag and tour requests, acting as the office’s technological point person, and being the primary driver for the Member while in Washington. Candidates should have excellent communication skills, work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment, and be a team player.

Health/Judiciary/Tax LA Wanted

Legislative Assistant: Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo (D-GU) seeks a legislative assistant to handle health, immigration, tax, and other issues. Qualified candidates will have experience handling a legislative portfolio, excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

Looking for Energy Staffer

Ranking Democratic Member of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology seeks to fill Professional Staff position on the Committee.

Scheduler Job

Active Illinois Congressman seeks a scheduler for DC Office. Duties include managing scheduling requests, staffing the member throughout the day, and other tasks as assigned.

This is not an entry-level position, the ideal candidate will be a self-starter with the proven ability to perform well in a variety of situations. 

Please email resume and cover letter to il08careers@gmail.com with the subject line “Scheduler Job.” No calls or walk-ins.

Scheduler / Executive Assistant Position Opening

The office of Rep. Debbie Dingell, MI-12, is seeking a scheduler/executive assistant to maintain the Member’s official Washington, D.C. schedule, to manage all travel and to work directly with the District based scheduler under the Direction of the Chief of Staff to ensure a seamless schedule between the District and Washington, D.C. offices.

Hiring Communications Director

The DC office of Congressman Mark Takano is seeking a Communications Director to develop and implement a communications plan for the office including writing speeches and press releases, responding to press inquiries, preparing online content, and managing media events in both DC and California. Ideal candidates will be strong writers and creative thinkers who work well in a collaborative environment. A deep understanding of digital media is expected, and Hill or political experience is preferred, but not required. This is not an entry-level position.

Energy LA

Legislative Assistant:  Senior Democrat on Energy & Commerce Committee seeks a legislative assistant to handle a diverse portfolio of domestic policy issues with a focus Energy and Environment subcommittee work. As such, experience with committee work and energy issues preferred. Responsibilities also include developing legislative initiatives, tracking legislation, writing briefing materials, constituent correspondence, and representing member in meetings with interested parties.

Communications Director

Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) 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 and speeches, respond to press inquiries, create and distribute franked mailings and staff the Member at events.  Being able to pitch local and national reporters is a must, as well as being able to make critical decisions independently. This is not an entry level position. 

LD / Senior LA Opening

Democratic Member of Congress from Texas seeks a Legislative Director / Senior Legislative Assistant for D.C. Office. This individual will lead the legislative team, be responsible for drafting legislation and amendments, tracking legislation, developing legislative initiatives, writing speeches and floor statements, staffing the Member in Appropriations Committee, and representing the Member in meetings with constituents and interested parties.

Job Opening for Staff Assistant

Rep. Al Lawson seeks a motivated and organized Staff Assistant to serve in the Washington, DC office. The Staff Assistant’s responsibilities include managing the front office by greeting visitors and answering phone calls, overseeing the office’s robust tour and flag program, acting as coordinator to an active intern program, offering general administrative support to the office and other duties as assigned.