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Scheduler – Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN)

Rep. Susan Brooks (IN-5) seeks an experienced scheduler for active Congressional office. This is NOT an entry-level position; at least two years of previous Capitol Hill experience as a Scheduler or equivalent is required. Qualified candidates should be able to communicate clearly in a team-oriented environment and be comfortable working in a fast-paced demanding environment while managing multiple tasks. Responsibilities include preparing the Congresswoman’s weekly and long term DC schedule; responding to all incoming scheduling requests, invitations, and other scheduling related inquiries in a timely, reliable and professional manner; coordinating closely with appropriate staff to ensure they are notified as needed regarding upcoming meetings and events; coordinating with communications staff to schedule press, interviews and radio/television time; booking all of the Members travel to and from DC and CODELs; organizing Member’s files, notes and correspondence. Position requires an exceptional attention to detail. Scheduler must be willing to work flexible hours. Prior Congressional Scheduling experience is REQUIRED.  No phone calls or drop-ins, please. Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume with “Scheduler” in the subject line to: in05jobs@mail.house.gov. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.

Field Deputy (Los Angeles District Office) – Congressman Jimmy Gomez (D-CA)

Congressman Jimmy Gomez is seeking to immediately fill a full-time job opening for a Field Deputy position in his district office.

Position Description

The Field Deputy serves as the congressman’s liaison with the community, local organizations and government agencies; staff and/or represent the congressman at events; advise the congressman about local issues; help organize community based meetings and events; implement proactive constituent outreach program; prepare Member for speeches and meetings; draft correspondence.

This position requires work hours beyond the normal 8-hour work day and will include work on weekends and holidays.

Qualifications

• Strong written, communication, analytical, and organization skills; an ability to relate well with individuals of diverse backgrounds; impeccable customer service manners; and superior public speaking skills.
• Minimum two (2) years of experience working directly with the community at large.
• Knowledge of the Asian Pacific Islander communities a plus.
• Good computer skills, including proficiency and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and Power Point.
• Bachelor’s degree required.
• Candidate must have a thorough understanding of government agencies and structure (local, county, state and federal).
• Must be able to work efficiently and effectively as a member of a team, be able to meet strict deadlines, balance multiple projects simultaneously and work under pressure.
• Attention to detail and accuracy is essential.
• Candidate should demonstrate a positive attitude, commitment to excellence, upbeat demeanor and flexibility.
• Candidate should expect weekend, some holidays, and after-hours assignments.
• Salary will depend on the experience of the applicant.
• Bilingual skills a plus.

To apply

All interested individuals should email a cover letter and resume to Gomez.CAjobs@mail.house.gov. No phone calls please.

Legislative Assistant – House Republican

Republican Congressman seeks a highly motivated Legislative Assistant to cover a portfolio including, but not limited to, transportation, infrastructure, commerce, trade, and financial services. Qualified candidates must be highly motivated self-starters, possess a desire to constantly produce new legislative ideas, have the ability to succeed in a very fast-paced office, be excellent writers, and not be afraid of the occasional failure. Significant experience with transportation and infrastructure policy is highly preferred. Please send the following materials to goplegislativestaffer@gmail.com: Resume, Cover letter, Three References.

Legislative Correspondent – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL)

Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-IL) seeks an organized, friendly, detail-oriented Legislative Correspondent for a fast-paced, team-oriented office.  Responsibilities include performing legislative research, answering constituent correspondence, and handling a small portfolio of legislative issues, including education. Applicants must value responsiveness to constituents, possess a strong work ethic, have the ability to work flexible hours, and embrace the office’s mission of improving the lives of others.  Ideal candidates will have Hill experience, the ability to multi-task, and strong written and oral communication skills. Meeting deadlines is a must.  This is NOT an entry-level position. The Office is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment. Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Please e-mail resume, cover letter and two brief writing samples to illinois17job@gmail.com with “Legislative Correspondent” in the subject line. Absolutely no phone calls or drop-bys, please.

Senior Legislative Assistant (ag) – Congressman David Young (R-IA)

Congressman David Young seeks a Senior Legislative Assistant with agricultural, legislative and Capitol Hill experience to join his Washington policy team. The position is responsible for working with the Member, Chief of Staff and Legislative Director to successfully develop and implement policies that reflect the Member’s goals for his constituents and the people of Iowa. The position will contribute to the strategic office plan; proactively promote the office legislative agenda in their issue areas; manage a personal legislative issue portfolio which will include a foundation in agricultural policy and issues; and perform other duties as assigned. Candidates must possess a deep understanding of the legislative and political process on Capitol Hill and the Midwest and have very strong communication, writing and analytical skills. The ideal candidate will be from Iowa or the Midwest, be highly organized, detail oriented, creative, resourceful, able to commit to the non-traditional workday of Capitol Hill and be passionate about public service and our bosses – the people of Iowa’s Third District. Please no calls or drop-ins. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and two policy writing samples (one narrative style and one bulleted issue brief, each 1 page max) as a single PDF file with the subject line “Legislative Assistant” to james.carstensen@mail.house.gov. Please no calls or drop-ins.

Communications Director – Congressman Dave Joyce (R-OH)

Ohio Republican Congressman Dave Joyce seeks an organized and motivated Communications Director. Excellent analytical, communication and writing skills are required. Duties include developing and expressing the Member’s message through multiple media platforms. The Communications Director is also responsible for the Member’s e-newsletter, writing floor speeches and press releases. Interested candidates should email his or her resume to OH14Resumes@mail.house.gov.

West Michigan Regional Coordinator (Grand Rapids, MI office) – Michigan Senate Democrat

Democratic Senator is seeking a highly-motivated, organized West Michigan Regional Coordinator to work with the West Michigan Regional Director in the Grand Rapids, Michigan, office. The regional coordinator’s primary duties include handling office administrative tasks, including answering phones, opening mail, ordering office supplies, and managing the office internship program. The regional coordinator may also assist with representing the senator at meetings and public events, as assigned by the regional director. The position requires some travel over short distances to communities throughout Western Michigan, and occasionally during evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate is a person who is personable, dependable, flexible, able to multitask and prioritize, and works well under pressure.  The candidate should have an interest and familiarity with public policy. Background and experience in customer service is preferred, and strong writing and grammar skills are a must. To be successful, he/she should be both self-motivated and able to work independently, but also comfortable working as part of a large, highly-coordinated team. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please email a cover letter and resume to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com.

Scheduler/Executive Assistant – House Republican Chairwoman

House Republican Chairwoman seeks scheduler for immediate start date. Successful applicant will be organized, self-driven, reliable, professional, flexible, resourceful, assertive, and efficient; have superb attention to detail, verbal and written communication skills and experience in handling a wide range of administrative and executive support related tasks; and be able to work well under pressure, prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced, team environment.

Duties include, but are not limited to: maintaining Member’s official schedule, travel plans, and related records; briefing the member on all scheduling activities in DC and the district and making recommendations on proposed future meetings; arranging Member’s official travel and managing associated financial matters; coordinating scheduling of relevant media activities with the communications staff; making appropriate staff aware of upcoming events in need of preparation and providing the Member with related briefing materials; and remaining abreast of legislative landscape and current events which may impact Member’s appearances or meeting requests.

Ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years of executive assistant experience with competitive compensation commensurate with experience.

Email resume, cover letter and references to gophousejob@gmail.com with “Scheduler/Executive Assistant” in the subject line. Given the anticipated volume of interest, please do not initiate contact unless your application receives a response.

Executive Assistant – Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA)

Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler is seeking executive assistant candidates to schedule for the congresswoman, as well as perform general office management duties. Responsibilities will include managing all incoming D.C. meeting requests for the congresswoman, working with the chief of staff to manage the office budget, and other duties as required. The ideal candidate will already have some experience performing administrative duties, be highly detail-oriented and personable. It is highly preferable this person owns a car. The right candidate will have the flexibility to be available some evenings and other nontraditional hours. Please email resume to wa03jobs@gmail.com, and include a brief cover letter in the body of the email. Washington state/northwest U.S. ties are a plus.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC)

Democratic Member of Congress from North Carolina seeks a Legislative Director for D.C. Office. This individual is responsible for drafting legislation and amendments, tracking legislation, developing legislative initiatives, writing speeches and floor statements, staffing the Member in Committee, and representing the Member in meetings with constituents and interested parties. Applicants should have excellent written and verbal communication skills, work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment, be a strong team player, and have at least two years of legislative experience on Capitol Hill. Ties to North Carolina are a plus. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and two brief writing samples along with three references to nchousejobs@gmail.com. No drop-ins or phone calls. The office is an equal opportunity employer.

Press Assistant/Legislative Correspondent – Congressman Brian Mast (R-FL)

The Office of Congressman Brian Mast is seeking a Press Assistant/Legislative Correspondent who excels at filming and editing videos. In addition to being a strong writer, the ideal candidate will also have experience with graphic design, social media and basic HTML. Press responsibilities will include filming/editing videos, posting to social media, photographing events, writing/producing newsletters, maintaining the website, speech writing, and other responsibilities as assigned. Legislative responsibilities will include drafting constituent mail and researching policy issues. To apply, please send resume and work samples to brianmastpress@gmail.com.

Scheduler – Senior House Republican

Senior Republican Member of Congress is hiring a Scheduler in its DC office. Position is responsible for maintaining the Member’s district and DC schedule; receiving and responding to all requests; organizing all records; drafting correspondence; coordinating logistics for Member and staff; and handling a number of administrative duties, such as answering the telephone, greeting visitors, and processing tour and flag requests. Qualified candidates must be well organized, have strong communication skills, work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment, be able to exercise independent judgment and discretion, and be attentive to detail. This position requires a flexible schedule, an automobile and prior Hill experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Send resume to SchedulerinDC@gmail.com.

Legislative Aide (military/vets/foreign affairs) – Senate Republican

Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Aide to handle Military, Veterans and Foreign Affairs issues for his Washington, D.C. office. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: staffing the Senator’s daily meetings, maintaining an accurate and efficient system for tracking legislation, and answering corresponding mail from constituents. Applicants must be detail oriented, well organized, able to handle a fast-paced work environment, and dependable. The applicant MUST be fluent in Spanish. To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com. Previous Hill experience strongly preferred.

Legislative Aide (military/vets/foreign affairs) – Senate Republican

Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Aide to handle Military, Veterans and Foreign Affairs issues for his Washington, D.C. office. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: staffing the Senator’s daily meetings, maintaining an accurate and efficient system for tracking legislation, and answering corresponding mail from constituents. Applicants must be detail oriented, well organized, able to handle a fast-paced work environment, and dependable. The applicant MUST be fluent in Spanish. To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com. Previous Hill experience strongly preferred.

Press Secretary/Digital Director – Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY)

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) is seeking a pro-active, 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, create and self-motivated and must also have the ability to create original content including graphics and videos. Candidates must also have strong oral and written communication skills and be able to work effectively alongside the Communications Director.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, writing talking points; drafting press releases; managing website and social media accounts; creating e-newsletters and franked mailings; planning press conferences and in-district events; creating graphics and media presentations, and developing and implementing media, communications, and digital strategies.
The ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years of communications experience with significant digital experience. This is not an entry level position. People from all identity groups are encouraged to apply.

Candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples with the subject line “Press Secretary job opening” to newyorkresumes@mail.house.gov. No phone calls, faxes or drop-ins.

Press Secretary – Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN)

TITLE: Press Secretary

REPORTS TO: Member, Chief of Staff and Communications Director

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

• to manage and coordinate all communications activities, including media contacts, for the Member and the office.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• at least 1 year of congressional experience;
• strong academic credentials;
• strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills;
• strong oral communication skills;
• understanding of print and broadcast media;
• thorough knowledge of legislative process;
• knowledge of current issues and events in which the Member is involved;
• ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in the representation of the Member’s positions on policy issues;
• availability to work long hours;
• ability to work well under pressure; and
• ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others.

DUTIES:

• acts as the formal spokesperson and media liaison for the Member;
• develops and implements media and communications strategy for the Member;
• remains abreast of current legislative and non-legislative issues about which the Member may be questioned;
• evaluates current events and media reports in the district and the nation for their impact on the Member;
• provides ideas and advice on the effect in the media of the Member’s actions and legislative activities;
• writes speeches for the Member; and
• performs other duties as assigned.

All interested candidates should send their resumes to Position.MN05@mail.house.gov.

Caseworker (District Office) – Florida House Republican

Conservative Florida member has an opening for a caseworker in the district office.

SUMMARY:

The Caseworker acts as a liaison to federal agencies for constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Acts as the representative for the Congressman within his or her area of responsibility including answering casework correspondence, meeting with constituents, verbal communications with constituents, and serving as a liaison with federal agencies;

Handles casework assignments at the direction of the Director of Casework;

Assesses casework for problems requiring legislative action and makes recommendations to the Director of Casework, District Director and Chief of Staf;

Continually screens active cases and acts as liaison with constituents to ensure that their cases are handled in a responsive manner;

Maintains up-to-date files on all cases and categories of information of importance to said cases;

Meets attendance requirements as established by the office;

Maintains a good working relationship with the congressional staff, and constituents;

Accepts performance-based criticism and direction;

Works well under pressure and handles stress;

Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION (OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE):

At least 2 years of experience; strong academic credentials. Alternatively, 2 years of related experience or training in customer/constituent relations or equivalent experience.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.

Strong oral and written communication skills;

Thorough knowledge of federal agencies and departments;

Professional telephone manner;

Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner.

Ability to perform the essential job functions above;

Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others;

Thoroughness and careful attention to detail;

Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities;

Knowledge of office policies, practices, and confidentiality procedures;

Knowledge of office computer applications; and

Proficiency in word processing.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to fl.conservativerep@gmail.com.

Caseworker (District Office) – Florida House Republican

Conservative Florida member has an opening for a caseworker in the district office.

SUMMARY:

The Caseworker acts as a liaison to federal agencies for constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Acts as the representative for the Congressman within his or her area of responsibility including answering casework correspondence, meeting with constituents, verbal communications with constituents, and serving as a liaison with federal agencies;

Handles casework assignments at the direction of the Director of Casework;

Assesses casework for problems requiring legislative action and makes recommendations to the Director of Casework, District Director and Chief of Staf;

Continually screens active cases and acts as liaison with constituents to ensure that their cases are handled in a responsive manner;

Maintains up-to-date files on all cases and categories of information of importance to said cases;

Meets attendance requirements as established by the office;

Maintains a good working relationship with the congressional staff, and constituents;

Accepts performance-based criticism and direction;

Works well under pressure and handles stress;

Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION (OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE):

At least 2 years of experience; strong academic credentials. Alternatively, 2 years of related experience or training in customer/constituent relations or equivalent experience.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.

Strong oral and written communication skills;

Thorough knowledge of federal agencies and departments;

Professional telephone manner;

Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner.

Ability to perform the essential job functions above;

Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others;

Thoroughness and careful attention to detail;

Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities;

Knowledge of office policies, practices, and confidentiality procedures;

Knowledge of office computer applications; and

Proficiency in word processing.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to fl.conservativerep@gmail.com.

Caseworker (District Office) – Florida House Republican

Conservative Florida member has an opening for a caseworker in the district office.

SUMMARY:

The Caseworker acts as a liaison to federal agencies for constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Acts as the representative for the Congressman within his or her area of responsibility including answering casework correspondence, meeting with constituents, verbal communications with constituents, and serving as a liaison with federal agencies;

Handles casework assignments at the direction of the Director of Casework;

Assesses casework for problems requiring legislative action and makes recommendations to the Director of Casework, District Director and Chief of Staf;

Continually screens active cases and acts as liaison with constituents to ensure that their cases are handled in a responsive manner;

Maintains up-to-date files on all cases and categories of information of importance to said cases;

Meets attendance requirements as established by the office;

Maintains a good working relationship with the congressional staff, and constituents;

Accepts performance-based criticism and direction;

Works well under pressure and handles stress;

Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION (OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE):

At least 2 years of experience; strong academic credentials. Alternatively, 2 years of related experience or training in customer/constituent relations or equivalent experience.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.

Strong oral and written communication skills;

Thorough knowledge of federal agencies and departments;

Professional telephone manner;

Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner.

Ability to perform the essential job functions above;

Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others;

Thoroughness and careful attention to detail;

Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities;

Knowledge of office policies, practices, and confidentiality procedures;

Knowledge of office computer applications; and

Proficiency in word processing.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to fl.conservativerep@gmail.com.

Communications Director – Senior Texas House Republican

Senior Member looking for an experienced Communications Director. Candidates should have Hill experience, strong writing and speech writing skills and experience working with the media. Salary commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should send their cover letter, resume and writing samples to TX.JobListing@mail.house.gov.

Staff Assistant (Los Angeles District Office) – Congressman Jimmy Gomez (D-CA)

Congressman Jimmy Gomez is seeking to immediately fill a full-time job opening for a Staff Assistant position in his district office.

Position Description

As the primary administrative staff member in the District Office, Staff Assistant duties include (but are not limited to): answer phones; handle mail and faxes; greet and direct visitors; maintain order and efficiency of front and back offices; order supplies; organize office files; coordinate vendor service needs; research the status of some legislation; draft some correspondence. Work on special projects as needed. In the absence of the District Scheduler, the Staff Assistant will serve as back-up and help facilitate any scheduling requests.

Casework duties include (but are not limited to): Assist constituents with their individual cases pertaining to federal agencies. As the “front-line” caseworker, help constituents with non-federal questions to find appropriate resources.
This position may require work on weekends and holidays.

Qualifications

• Strong written, communication, analytical, and organization skills; an ability to relate well with individuals of diverse backgrounds; impeccable customer service manners.
• Bachelor’s degree required.
• Good computer skills, including proficiency and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and Power Point.
• Candidate must have an understanding of government agencies and structure (local, county, state and federal).
• Must be able to work efficiently and effectively as a member of a team, be able to meet strict deadlines and balance multiple projects. Attention to detail and accuracy is essential.
• Candidate should demonstrate a positive attitude, commitment to excellence, upbeat demeanor and flexibility.
• Salary will depend on the experience of the applicant.
• Bilingual skills a plus.

To apply

All interested individuals should email a cover letter and resume to Gomez.CAjobs@mail.house.gov. No phone calls please.

Press Secretary – House Republican

GOP Congressman seeks detail-oriented individual with advanced writing skills to manage and coordinate all communications activities, including media contacts. Responsibilities include writing press releases and op-eds, responding to press inquiries, newsletter production, and maintaining member website and social media accounts. Ability to quickly grasp issues and take proactive approach to media relations required. Virginia ties and previous Hill experience of at least two years preferred. To apply, please email resume with cover letter, two writing samples, and three references to GOPApplicant@gmail.com.

Staff Assistant – California House Democrat

Democratic House Member seeks a Staff Assistant for Washington, D.C. office.
Responsibilities include greeting visitors, answering the telephone, scheduling tours and responding to constituent requests for general information and other inquiries. This position also monitors delivery and pickup of materials, maintains the front office, and assists with various administrative duties. The staff assistant also helps manage the intern program. Please send cover letter and resume to castaffassistant1996@gmail.com.

Press Secretary – Progressive Midwestern House Democrat

Progressive Midwest Congressman seeks a Press Secretary for the DC office. Ideal candidate is a proactive, highly motivated, and detail-orientated individual with excellent written and oral communications skills, experienced in digital media and graphic design and able to identify opportunities to promote the Congressman’s work while handling multiple tasks in a fast-paced collaborative environment. Prior Hill or campaign press experience preferred.

Daily tasks include managing member’s social media platforms and website; graphic design projects; video filming and editing; drafting releases, newsletters and advisories; developing relationships and serving as the point-of-contact for local and national press; pitching potential stories; and staffing the Congressman for interviews and events.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, two writing samples (not to exceed one page each), and an example of previous digital media or graphic design projects to Hire@mail.house.gov with “Press Secretary” in the subject line by COB August 31, 2017. No phone calls, faxes or drop-ins please.
This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or expression, or sexual orientation.

Scheduler/Executive Assistant – Southern California House Democrat

Southern California Democrat seeks Scheduler/Executive Assistant for Washington, DC office.

Responsibilities include maintaining the Member’s daily and long-term schedules, processing all incoming invitations and meeting requests, coordinating travel arrangements, and communicating with constituents by phone and email to address requests, concerns, and questions.  The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented and extremely well-organized. Applicants should have previous scheduling experience (at least one year in a similar position).

Responsibilities also include driving the member (including nights and some weekends). A car and good driving record are required for this position. California ties and Spanish fluency are a plus.

No phone calls please. The office is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please submit resume, cover letter and three references to caldemresumes@gmail.com with “Scheduler/Executive Assistant” in the subject line. Please submit all application materials in one pdf.

Military Legislative Assistant – House Republican on Armed Services Committee

Personal office of Republican member of the House Armed Services Committee is seeking a military legislative assistant (MLA) to handle committee work and an issue portfolio including national security, foreign affairs and energy. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, exceptional writing skills, the ability to work well in a fast-paced office, and a team-oriented attitude toward legislative work. Legislative experience, military service and a Top Secret clearance are preferred. Qualified applicants can send their resume to resumesLA2017@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Counsel – Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-CA)

Progressive California Democrat seeks Legislative Counsel to serve as lead staff for Member’s work on the House Judiciary Committee as well as other non-Committee legislative issues as assigned. Interest in child welfare policy and criminal justice reform a plus. Ideal applicants should have a J.D. with 3-5 years of Hill or other legislative experience, excellent writing skills, solid analytical abilities, and strong political instincts. This is not an entry-level position. Candidate should be self-starters, creative at coming up with great legislative ideas and strategies and be able to constructively work in a team environment in a fast-paced office. Candidates with California ties encouraged to apply. No phone calls or drop-ins, please. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three writing samples with “Legislative Counsel” the subject line to Rep.Karen.Bass@mail.house.gov.

Creative Services Manager – House Republican Leadership Office

We’re seeking a talented visual designer for our private and internal brand packaging initiatives. Interested applicants are invited to apply by clicking here: https://housegop.typeform.com/to/LHOCmw.

Military Legislative Assistant – Senior House Republican on Armed Services Committee

Senior Republican House Armed Services Committee Member looking for MLA. Applicants should have a couple of years NDAA experience. This is not an entry level position. Email resume and cover letter to hascmla@gmail.com.

Scheduler – House Republican

A Republican Member of Congress seeks qualified applicants to be his new scheduler. Candidates should be well organized, able to multi-task and think on their feet, as well as able to work flexible hours.

Duties will include being in charge of the Member’s schedule, coordinating all travel, overseeing all incoming invitations and meeting requests, maintaining all of the Member’s records and personal correspondence, and anything else as assigned by the Member or the chief of staff.
This is not an entry-level position. To be considered, an applicant must have previous experience as a scheduler on the Hill. Otherwise, please do not apply.

Email resume, references, and a cover letter to hillschedulerapp@gmail.com. Applicants who do not send a cover letter will not be considered.

Scheduler – House Republican

A Republican Member of Congress seeks qualified applicants to be his new scheduler. Candidates should be well organized, able to multi-task and think on their feet, as well as able to work flexible hours.

Duties will include being in charge of the Member’s schedule, coordinating all travel, overseeing all incoming invitations and meeting requests, maintaining all of the Member’s records and personal correspondence, and anything else as assigned by the Member or the chief of staff.
This is not an entry-level position. To be considered, an applicant must have previous experience as a scheduler on the Hill. Otherwise, please do not apply.

Email resume, references, and a cover letter to hillschedulerapp@gmail.com. Applicants who do not send a cover letter will not be considered.

Communications Director – Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN)

TITLE: Communications Director
REPORTS TO: Member and Chief of Staff/Administrative Assistant
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

* to manage and coordinate all communications activities, including media contacts, for the Member and the office.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* previous Capitol Hill and organizing/campaign experience, extensive national media contacts, and background working with both print and electronic media;
* strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills;
* strong oral communication skills;
* understanding of print and broadcast media;
* thorough knowledge of legislative process;
* knowledge of current issues and events in which the Member is involved;
* ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in the representation of the Member’s positions on policy issues;
* availability to work long hours;
* ability to work well under pressure; and
* ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others.

DUTIES:

* acts as the formal spokesperson and media liaison for the Member;
* planning and executing media strategy, pitching stories, booking interviews, running social media channels, designing graphics, editing We the Podcast, conceiving videos, and writing press releases, op-eds, and talking points for the Member;
* remains abreast of current legislative and non-legislative issues about which the Member may be questioned;
* evaluates current events and media reports in the district and the nation for their impact on the Member;
* provides ideas and advice on the effect in the media of the Member’s actions and legislative activities;
* writes speeches for the Member; and
* performs other duties as assigned.

No phone calls, faxes or drop-ins please. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and two writing samples to Position.MN05@mail.house.gov with “Communications Director Application ” in the Subject Line.

Staff Assistant – Congressman Lou Barletta (R-PA)

Pennsylvania Member seeks a highly energetic, motivated, and organized Staff Assistant for the   Washington, DC office. The candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, be comfortable with managing multiple tasks and work well under pressure. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering and screening telephone calls; organizing and managing the front office; greeting constituents and visitors, preparing and coordinating requests for flags and tours; monitoring deliveries, tracking and managing office supplies and materials; assisting with mail processing; collecting and disseminating daily press clips. The ideal candidate will have experience interacting with the public and have excellent writing and communication skills. This is a full-time permanent position, PA ties are preferred but not required. Must love dogs. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, and resume to PA11SAjob@mail.house.gov.

Digital Aide – Progressive Northeastern Senate Democrat

Progressive Northeast senator seeks a digital aide to join our office’s growing digital team. Ideal candidates will have at least one-two years of work or internship experience in a Hill office, political campaign, or nonprofit/advocacy organization. Excellent writing, proofreading, and organizational skills required; primary job responsibilities include maintaining a content calendar and writing social media posts, website copy, emails/newsletters, and other digital-based content. Social media fluency and creativity (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Medium) required. Experience with content management systems like WordPress or Drupal, and basic graphic design with Photoshop, InDesign and/or Illustrator preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and one non-academic writing sample to progressivedigitaljob@gmail.com.

Staff Assistant – Southern Senate Republican

Southern Republican Senator seeks an energetic, friendly, and dedicated person to serve as Staff Assistant. Individual must possess superior organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks in a high-paced environment. Duties include, but are not limited to answering and routing telephone calls, fulfilling various constituent requests, greeting visitors and tallying constituent opinion calls, and coordinating tours. Candidate will be responsible for processing all constituent flag requests.  Attention to detail is a must. The ideal candidate will also possess a positive attitude and the ability to take initiative in solving problems. Southern region ties and fluency in Spanish required. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223851 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Press Assistant/Writer – Congressman Mark Sanford (R-SC)

The Office of Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC) is seeking a bright, creative, and self-motivated press assistant/writer to add to our Washington, DC communications team. The primary responsibility of this position will be content creation. This will largely include the writing of speeches, press releases, op-eds, social media content, newsletters, and website copy. The successful applicant will be a strong writer able to digest complex legislative concepts and quickly produce clear, concise content understandable to both the media and constituents. This person must also be comfortable working in an incredibly fast-paced environment and willing to accept the occasional failure. Applicants must have a BA or equivalent at a minimum. Hill experience is not required, but would be considered a plus. Campaign or newspaper writing experience preferred. Send resume and cover letter to srepjobvacancy@gmail.com.

Sr. Legislative Assistant (ag) – Senior Southern House Republican on Agriculture Committee

Senior member of the House Agriculture Committee seeks qualified Senior Legislative Assistant to handle Ag Committee portfolio and other policy issue areas, as assigned upon hire. Required attributes include excellent writing and communications skills and demonstrated Capitol Hill or professional experience in agriculture and trade policy. Candidates should have bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of relevant work experience in the area of government, policy, or related fields. Previous Member personal office experience highly desired. No calls or drop bys. This office is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, submit a cover letter detailing your experience and areas of policy interest aside from agriculture and resume to southernagmember@gmail.com.

Social Media/Press Secretary – Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI)

Progressive Midwest Congressman is seeking a highly motivated, detail-orientated, and energetic individual with excellent written communications skills, experience with digital media strategy and an eye for graphic design for a Social Media / Press Secretary position.

Daily tasks include managing member’s social media platforms and website; graphic design projects; video filming and editing; daily press clips; drafting releases, newsletters and advisories; helping to field media inquiries and organize press events. The ideal candidate will be creative, have a strong proficiency crafting social media content and be a detail-oriented team player able to handle multiple tasks at once.

Excellent writing and strong organizational skills are essential, along with the ability to be a self-starter while working in a fast paced environment.  Ties to Wisconsin and Capitol Hill experience are pluses.  A sense of humor is greatly appreciated.

This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or expression, or sexual orientation.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, two writing samples, and an example of previous digital media or graphic design projects to WI02JobOpening@gmail.com with “Social Media” in the Subject Line. No phone calls, faxes or drop-ins please.

Press Secretary/Constituent Service Representative – House Democrat

The Press Secretary/Constituent Service Representative manages and coordinates activities, including media contacts. Also, acts as a liaison to federal, district, and local agencies for the Congressman and constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents. Please submit cover letter, resume and two writing samples to AL.2017@mail.house.gov.

Press Secretary/Speechwriter – Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE)

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester seeking a Press Secretary to join an aggressive communications team. Responsibilities include drafting speeches and talking points, press releases and advisories; managing social media accounts; coordinating press events, and other tasks as assigned. Prior press experience; Hill or campaign experience and familiarity with social media and digital-based content is strongly preferred. Excellent writing and strong organizational skills are essential, along with the ability to be a self-starter while working in a fast paced environment.

Delaware ties along with availability of a car are a plus. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment.

Interested candidates must submit resume, cover letter, three writing samples in English, and two examples of social media or digital media work products to lbr.jobposting@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent (defense/foreign policy) – Senate Republican

Republican Senator on a national security committee is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to handle constituent correspondence and provide legislative support on defense and foreign policy issues.  The position will require significant research and writing, and a person who can effectively function both independently and as a member of a team.  The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and possess a background in defense and foreign affairs and strong attention to detail. Capitol Hill experience as a Legislative Correspondent preferred. Please send a cover letter and resume to senategoplc@gmail.com.

Northern Michigan Regional Director (Traverse City office) – Senator Gary Peters (D-MI)

Michigan Senator Gary Peters seeks a Northern Michigan Regional Director.  Based in Traverse City, this position acts as the Senator’s key liaison to government, business, civic, economic development, community, and constituent groups throughout Northern Michigan. This position will monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the region and update the Senator and his staff accordingly, in addition to attending civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing and speaking for the Senator in his absence.  The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to work independently and generate new ideas, the ability to develop, execute, and track metrics for a regional strategic plan, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment. Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government and/or community outreach and solid ties to Northern Michigan. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply.  Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references, salary requirements and a sample congratulatory letter to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com.

Casework Manager (Chicago office) – Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL)

The Office of Senator Tammy Duckworth seeks a Casework Manager. The position will be based in the Senator’s Chicago Office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, overseeing management and quality of casework and casework staff, updating the Office Director(s) on key cases and gathering status reports to document progress and patterns. Responsibilities also include working with the Administrative staff to ensure the casework intake process is efficient and handled in accordance with appropriate protocol; communicating clear instructions and providing updates to staff and interns accordingly; organizing and handling multiple projects simultaneously; and understanding departmental structures, operations and protocol. Familiarity with government services, particularly related to Veterans, Immigration and Social Security is preferred. Candidate will also be highly motivated and proactive with 3 years management experience and a Bachelor’s Degree. Excellent verbal and communication skills are required. Prior experience should demonstrating a knowledge of local, state and federal agencies and departments.  Prior congressional casework experience is preferred. Please contact us for any accommodations needed in the application process. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223831 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Law Fellows – Senate Rules & Administration Committee (minority)

The Democratic Staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Rules and Administration seeks part-time or full-time undergraduate, graduate, or law students to work during Fall 2017. Fellows and interns will assist Committee staff with research and drafting legislation, memos, talking points, and letters. Projects will focus on a variety of areas within the Committee’s jurisdiction, including election administration, campaign finance, and oversight. The position is unpaid. Please email a resume, cover letter, writing sample, unofficial transcript, and the time commitment you can offer (i.e. start/end dates and number of days/hours per week) to Lindsey_Kerr@Rules.senate.gov with “Fellows” in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Executive Assistant or Staff Assistant – House Republican

Looking for candidates that have experience in the following positions: Executive Assistant or Staff Assistant. Duties will be determined and defined based on the candidate hired.  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. Candidates must have previous Hill experience.  Applicants can send resume, salary requirements, cover letter, and references to ExecAsstHouse@gmail.com.

Press Assistant/Legislative Correspondent – Congressman Brian Mast (R-FL)

The Office of Congressman Brian Mast is seeking a Press Assistant/Legislative Correspondent who excels at filming and editing videos.  In addition to being a strong writer, the ideal candidate will also have experience with graphic design, social media and basic HTML.  Press responsibilities will include filming/editing videos, posting to social media, photographing events, writing/producing newsletters, maintaining the website, speech writing, and other responsibilities as assigned.  Legislative responsibilities will include drafting constituent mail and researching policy issues.  To apply, please send resume and work samples to brianmastpress@gmail.com.

Staff Assistant – House Ethics Committee

The Committee on Ethics has an opening for a Staff Assistant. Duties include: answering telephones; assisting with the tracking and processing of committee correspondence; providing administrative support in setting up committee meetings; and entering data and navigating databases with accuracy. This is a non-partisan position which requires the ability to serve all Members of Congress equally and refrain from political or partisan activity. Applicants must have excellent organizational skills and a professional telephone manner; good computer skills; proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel; ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others; ability to use good judgment in responding to inquiries and requests; and flexibility in assisting with daily tasks and projects. This is an entry level position with a starting salary of $30,000 per year. Please email cover letter and resume with “Staff Assistant” in the subject line to ethicsjobs@mail.house.gov. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Digital Designer – House Republican Conference

At the House Republican Conference, we pride ourselves on our team’s shared values, “Have Fun While We SERVE” (Seek excellence, Everybody matters, Responsibly own it, Vigilant integrity, Embrace change). We believe in a culture of honesty and innovation, and we’re always striving to improve as we work together to better serve the Chair; our Conference membership; and the American people. The House Republican Conference is the messaging arm of House GOP lawmakers. We want to take our bold House GOP agenda to every corner of America – that means meeting people where they are and reaching new audiences. We’re looking for a Digital Designer to be part of the Conference Digital team. He or she will be responsible for the House Republican Conference’s external video and graphic production. They will assist the Digital Director with comprehensive creative collateral for major legislative initiatives like tax   reform, budget, health care, infrastructure, etc. Additionally they will create short, social media-focused videos for more consistent content on House GOP channels. The ideal candidate is a political, visual storyteller with an eye for graphic design and an ability to creatively translate complicated policy initiatives into simple, meaningful videos and graphics. Most importantly, he or she will be eager to grow and determined to excel.

Does that sound like you? Then apply now!  Fill out your application here: https://housegop.typeform.com/to/Ih3hWi.

Legislative Director/Counsel – Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL)

The office of Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz is seeking an experienced Legislative Director/Counsel to oversee and support the Member’s legislative priorities and all other relevant legislative and policy work.

Responsibilities include advising the Member on all matters in the issue portfolio which will include Foreign Policy and Health Care; developing and advancing legislative proposals; analyzing legislation and drafting vote recommendations and talking points for floor and committee proceedings; staffing the Member in relevant meetings; representing the Member before constituents and stakeholders; and supervising the legislative staff. The ideal candidate must have a law or advanced degree; significant foreign policy and Jewish Community experience; experience advising a Member of Congress; experience advancing policy proposals; excellent written and verbal communication skills; and enjoy working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. Prior work in another Congressional or Senate office with Florida ties is a plus.

This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, national origin, uniformed status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression.

Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter and resume to FL23Resume@mail.house.gov with the subject line “Legislative Director/Counsel.” Please save cover letter and resume in a single file (pdf preferred) and name the file “Last name, First name.”

Scheduler/Office Manager – Congressman Al Green (D-TX)

Rep. Al Green seeks a Scheduler/Office Manager for his Washington, DC Office. Responsibilities include developing and managing the Member’s daily schedule and travel arrangements; organizing the Member’s daily briefing materials; occasionally driving the Member to events, evaluating all incoming invitations and meeting requests; communicating with constituents by phone and email quickly to address requests, concerns, and questions; maintaining office records and office supplies; serving as the emergency office coordinator; and performing other duties as required.

Applicants must have superior organizational skills, strong written and communication skills, poise and ability to thrive in a fast paced environment. The Scheduler/Office Manager will work closely with the Member and Chief of Staff as well as other DC and District staff to coordinate the Member’s short-term and long-term schedule. Previous scheduling and/ or Capitol Hill experience is highly desirable; Texas ties are a plus.

The position involves long hours and availability by phone on weekends and evenings. No phone calls or drop-ins.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to TXResumeInbox@mail.house.gov.

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