Job Announcements Board

Job Opening- Staff Assistant

The Office of Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) seeks a hardworking, detailed-oriented Staff Assistant with excellent oral and written skills.  Responsibilities include managing the front office, answering the phone, greeting visitors, handling tour and flag requests, overseeing the intern program, and other tasks as assigned. Applicants must possess strong interpersonal skills as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.  California ties and previous Hill experience are strongly preferred.

Legislative Fellow: Women’s Issues

Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence (MI-14) seeks a full-time Legislative Fellow for Women’s Issues in her Washington, DC office. Duties include: conducting policy research and tracking legislation, preparing memos for staff and the Member, liaising with stakeholders, and organizing events for the Democratic Women’s Working Group and the Bipartisan Women’s Caucus. The ideal candidate will possess policy experience, an understanding of the legislative process, strong communication skills, and the ability to work well in a fast-paced environment.

Chief of Staff Opening

Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) seeks candidates for the position of Chief of Staff to lead his Washington, D.C. and District Offices. The ideal candidate will have staff management experience, Capitol Hill work experience, press and communications experience, and ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment. The candidate should be a strategist with the ability to help Congressman García implement his legislative priorities.

Job Opening: Legislative Assistant

Rep. Frank Pallone is seeking a legislative assistant for his personal office. Primary responsibilities will include a legislative portfolio with an emphasis on the environment, energy, and disaster response, among other issues; working with senior staff on new legislative proposals; drafting of memos and talking points for the Member; drafting, review, and management of related letters; coordination with communications and district staff on press events; stakeholder meetings and proactive outreach.

Job Posting: Health LA

Senior House Democrat seeks energetic, organized, self-starter to handle health care and other issues.  MUST have prior health care policy experience and possess good writing skills.  This is NOT an entry level position.  REQUIRED:  Capitol Hill Health Care policy staff experience. Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to health.applynow@mail.house.gov

Legislative Director Opening

Northeast Democrat seeks enthusiastic Legislative Director to coordinate and oversee the Member’s legislative agenda, along with advising the Member on legislative activities and leading legislative staff. This is not an entry-level position.

Rep. Derek Kilmer seeks Communications Director

Rep. Derek Kilmer (WA-06) is seeking an experienced Communications Director for his fast-paced and highly engaged office. This position will serve as the spokesperson and primary communications advisor to the Member and will be responsible for developing and executing an aggressive strategic communications plan including local, regional, and national press for the Congressman’s initiatives as well as his work as Chair of the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress and as Chair of the New Democrat Coalition.

Press Assistant

Blue Dog Democrat seeks a Press Assistant to serve on an active communications team. Duties include creating social media content, drafting press materials, media monitoring, helping communications director manage press inquiries, and other communication and administrative tasks as assigned. The position will have high priority placed on high-quality, creative social media content including graphics, videos, and photos.

Scheduler

Office of a Blue Dog Democrat is seeking an administrative professional to serve as the Member's scheduler. Duties would include scheduling for both DC and district, working on various scheduling related projects and tasks, assisting with office management, and supporting the Chief of Staff with vouchers and other administrative tasks. Candidates must be detail oriented, committed to follow through, and able to exercise discretion. Must have the ability to multitask and balance workload in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

New England Democrat seeks Digital Specialist

New England Democrat seeks a motivated and savvy digital specialist to support and contribute to the efforts of the communications team. The requirements of this position include the production of high-quality web graphics and videos, as well as filming, taking photos, and livestreaming events. Candidates must possess strong technical skills, advanced creativity and artistic ability, a high level of attention to detail, and strong writing skills. Applicants should have experience with Adobe Photoshop, Premiere, and Illustrator.  Experience executing paid social media campaigns a plus.

Research Assistant Announcement - JEC

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Research Assistant to help policy staff research, write and fact-check reports, policy briefs, hearing memos, charts and other documents.

Policy Analyst Announcement - JEC

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Policy Analyst to help researching and writing reports; drafting policy memos and other documents; preparing for hearings; and fact checking. He or she will report to the senior policy staff and will work closely with the communications team.

Staff Assistant Announcement - JEC

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Staff Assistant to handle administrative tasks, event coordination, workflow tracking, research and other tasks as needed. He or she will work directly with the Staff Director.

Job Posting: Legislative Director

Progressive California Democrat seeks an experienced, creative, outside the box thinker to serve as Legislative Director and lead the Member’s legislative team.

Job Posting: Communications Director

Progressive California Democrat seeks an experienced Communication Director to lead a fast-paced and highly engaged press operation. Applicants must be creative, dynamic, proactive, energetic, and hungry!

Legislative Assistant Opening - Jesús "Chuy" García (IL-04)

Freshman Member, Rep. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) is seeking a Legislative Assistant(s) to manage a portfolio of diverse issues. Candidates should have at least 2 years of experience in the House or Senate, or have equivalent federal legislative advocacy experience. This is not an entry-level position. Successful candidates should have demonstrated experience advancing legislation, monitoring the Floor, and conducting research. Applicants should be outstanding writers who are able to handle talking points, speeches, memos and letters.

Scheduler / Executive Assistant

Progressive West Coast Democrat seeks a well-organized, detail oriented, and energetic self- starter for the position of Scheduler/Executive Assistant. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, is highly motivated, has a sharp sense of humor, and has the ability to keep calm while under pressure in an oftentimes hectic and unpredictable environment. Qualified applicants are comfortable keeping a complex schedule, making quick decisions, solving problems on the fly, and effectively relaying scheduling changes to the Member, staff and outside groups in a timely manner.

Defense and Foreign Policy Advisor

Congressman Seth Moulton (MA-06) is seeking an experienced and energetic MLA to manage his work on the Armed Services Committee and oversee a portfolio including defense, foreign affairs, intelligence, and homeland security. Candidates must share the office’s mission “to serve, and inspire others to serve, in order to improve people’s lives and strengthen our democracy.”  This is not an entry-level position; a graduate degree, strong knowledge of national security issues, and a minimum of three years of substantive legislative or related experience are required.  

Tax and Economic Policy Advisor

Moderate Alabama Democrat and Member of the House Ways and Means Committee seeks an experienced “Tax and Economic Policy Advisor” to assist the legislative team in developing, implementing, and advancing a broad legislative agenda. The “Tax and Economic Policy Advisor” will be directly responsible for advising the Member on tax, financial services, banking and economic development related issues.

Press Intern Opening

The office of Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) is seeking a professional, dependable, and hardworking student or recent graduate for a press internship. 

Duties will include drafting press releases and social media content, updating press lists, compiling daily press clips, media monitoring, answering the office phone, and other communications and administrative tasks as assigned. Internship to start as soon as a qualified candidate is identified. Scheduling and start date is flexible. Stipend or class credit available. 

Senior Health LA

U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas) seeks a Senior Health LA with Hill experience. This is not an entry level position. Excellent written and oral communication skills required.  Advanced degree a plus. Send resume, brief writing sample, and three references to DoggettJobs@mail.house.gov. Use title on your email: “Senior Health LA” No drop-ins or calls please.

Job Posting: Legislative Director for Progressive New York Member

Progressive New York City Member seeks Legislative Director to oversee and support the Member’s legislative priorities. Responsibilities include providing the Member with vote recommendations, setting legislative priorities and managing staff to achieve them, planning dynamic events to raise awareness of the Member’s actions, writing talking points, liaising with community leaders, and spearheading legislative initiatives within their own portfolio.

Legislative Director

Congresswoman Grace Meng seeks a Legislative Director. Familiarity with the appropriations process is required. Responsibilities include developing and advancing Rep. Meng’s legislative agenda, and managing the legislative team. Strong leadership skills that foster teamwork and a friendly environment are necessary. Applicant should be an outstanding writer, who is able to handle talking points, speeches and op-eds. This is a position that requires the ability to work under pressure and manage multiple projects. 

Legislative Assistant/Grants Fellow, Texas House Democrat

Seeking Legislative Assistant/Grants Fellow to manage extensive funding initiatives of House Appropriator.  The individual will work with local city officials to develop positions, policies, and objectives to promote and advocate for legislation, grant funding and technical support that will have a positive impact on the city and congressional district.  Additional duties include working to monitor and assist with any proposed federal rules or legislation which would affect the region.