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Posts Tagged ‘Legislative Correspondent’

Legislative Correspondent (health/education/labor/Indian Affairs) – Midwestern Senate Republican

Midwest Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to respond to constituent mail and assist the Legislative Assistant responsible for health care, education, labor, and Indian Affairs legislative portfolio. Qualified candidates will possess excellent writing and research skills and the ability to meet deadlines, while paying close attention to detail, in a fast-paced environment. Midwest ties, Capitol Hill experience, and knowledge in these issue areas are strongly preferred. Please send a cover letter and resume to senatehealthlc@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent (telecom/infrastructure) – New England Senate Democrat

New England Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Correspondent to work on telecommunications and infrastructure issues.  Strong writing and communications skills, attention to detail, and willingness to work hard as part of a team in a fast-paced environment are requirements.  Ideal candidate would have experience with these issue areas or previous Hill experience.  Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223927 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent – Ohio House Republican

A fast-paced Republican office is seeking qualified candidates for a Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent position based in Washington, D.C. The position is responsible for answering phones, scheduling tours, processing flag requests, and assisting with overall constituent services for the office. In addition, the position works with the Legislative Director and the LA/LC to review and respond to constituent correspondence in a variety of assigned issue areas. Other duties include managing the office’s internship program, performing some office administrative tasks, assisting with general IT support, and conducting research and other legislative and/or communications-related tasks as needed. Candidates should be politically conservative, have excellent communication and writing skills, be committed to good customer service, work well under pressure and with time-sensitive deadlines, and be able to manage a heavy work load in a fast-paced office environment. Ohio ties are not required, but are strongly preferred. Qualified individuals should send a cover letter and resume to Staffassistant2017@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Correspondent (commerce/transportation/judiciary) – Midwestern Senate Republican

Midwest Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to respond to constituent mail and assist the Legislative Assistant responsible for the commerce, transportation, and judiciary legislative portfolio. Qualified candidates will possess excellent writing and research skills and the ability to meet deadlines, while paying close attention to detail, in a fast-paced environment. Midwest ties, Capitol Hill experience, and knowledge in these issue areas are strongly preferred. Please send a cover letter and resume to senategoplc@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent – Congressman Doug Collins (R-GA)

The Office of Congressman Doug Collins (GA-09) seeks a Legislative Correspondent for his Washington, D.C. office. The Legislative Correspondent serves as a primary liaison for written communications between the Member of Congress and the constituency on a daily basis, drafting email and letter messages to provide a prompt response on behalf of the Member to constituents’ concerns, questions, and comments.

The Legislative Correspondent works to ensure the relationship between the Member’s office and active constituents remains positive by: providing ample information in response to questions, fielding messages in a timely manner, and ensuring constituents receive consistent, accurate information about legislative happenings and the Member’s agenda.

Please email GA09LC@gmail.com and include a résumé and short writing sample. No drop-ins.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Legislative Correspondent – Senate Democrat

Democratic Senator seeking a Legislative Correspondent with exceptional writing, communications, and organizational skills. Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and detail-oriented self starter, able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Responsibilities include: responding to constituent mail; assisting Legislative Assistants; researching policy issues; and other duties as assigned. Previous Hill experience, proficiency in IQ, and a public policy background are preferred. We are an equal opportunity employer. For consideration please send resume, a short writing sample and two references to senatejobs9805@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent – Arizona House Republican

Arizona House Republican seeks a Legislative Correspondent with excellent writing, research, and communications skills, as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must produce quality work under tight deadlines, work collaboratively, and have a good sense of humor. Ideal candidates should have at least 1 year of related Capitol Hill experience, and familiarity with IQ constituent management system.  Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to AZ.HouseRepublican@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent – New England Senate Democrat

New England Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Correspondent to cover many Commerce Committee issues and related mail, including transportation, homeland security, oceans, science, space, and other issues as assigned. This position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, strong organizational abilities and a commitment to meeting deadlines. Responsibilities include responding to constituent mail in a timely fashion, assisting legislative staff, and representing the Senator in constituent meetings. The ideal candidate has a strong interest in transportation. Northeast ties are a plus. Equal opportunity employer. Email cover letter, resume and two brief writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223784 as the position reference number in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent – Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO)

Senator Claire McCaskill is looking for a Legislative Correspondent to work on agriculture, rural development, energy, environment and Army Corps of Engineers issues. Primary duties are to sort, research and respond to constituent mail. LC will also assist Legislative Assistants responsible for these issues as needed, as well as attend briefings and meet with constituent groups. Applicants should be resourceful, organized and dependable. Strong writing skills are essential. Applicants with Missouri or Midwest roots are encouraged to apply. Experience in issue areas preferred. Qualifications: at least a Bachelor’s degree, excellent writing and proofreading skills, and computer literacy. Please email cover letter and resume to employment@mccaskill.senate.gov. No phone calls please.

Legislative Correspondent – Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO)

Senator Claire McCaskill is looking for a Legislative Correspondent to work on agriculture, rural development, energy, environment and Army Corps of Engineers issues. Primary duties are to sort, research and respond to constituent mail. LC will also assist Legislative Assistants responsible for these issues as needed, as well as attend briefings and meet with constituent groups. Applicants should be resourceful, organized and dependable. Strong writing skills are essential. Applicants with Missouri or Midwest roots are encouraged to apply. Experience in issue areas preferred. Qualifications: at least a Bachelor’s degree, excellent writing and proofreading skills, and computer literacy. Please email cover letter and resume to employment@mccaskill.senate.gov. No phone calls please.

Legislative Correspondent – Senator Jack Reed (D-RI)

Senator Jack Reed is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to answer mail and research issues related to defense, foreign affairs, veterans, immigration, and others. Ties to Rhode Island are preferred along with Capitol Hill or other public policy experience in these issue areas. Qualified candidates must have excellent writing, communication, analytical, and research skills, and the ability to undertake multiple tasks with a focused attention to detail; produce quality work under deadlines in a fast-paced office environment; and work collaboratively with good humor. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senateposition@gmail.com. In the subject line or text of your email, please indicate whether you have any ties to Rhode Island as well as any Capitol Hill experience and your level of issue expertise. Applicants who do not include this information as specified will not be considered. No phone calls please. Deadline for applying is July 14th.

Legislative Correspondent – Senate Republican

Republican Senator seeks Legislative Correspondent to answer constituent mail and periodically meet with constituents regarding legislative interests. Issue-specific portfolio will vary. Ideal candidates will possess excellent writing and communication skills.  Legislative Correspondents are required to maintain a tight deadline while often handling multiple tasks.  Previous Capitol Hill experience preferred.  Please email cover letter and resume to USSenateLC@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent – Midwestern Senate Democrat

Midwest Democratic Senator is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to work primarily on trade, labor, manufacturing, budget, tax, social security and appropriations issues. The Senator is an active member of the HELP and Appropriations committees and works extensively on economic issues critical to the state and constituents. Qualified candidates will have strong writing, communication, and research skills.  Responsibilities include writing letters to constituents, meeting with constituents and supporting Legislative Assistants’ work on these issues. Please submit a cover letter, resume and references to 2017LCopening@gmail.com by June 28, 2017.

Legislative Correspondent (tax/budget) – Senate Republican on Finance & Budget Committees

Conservative Republican Senator sitting on both the Finance and Budget Committees has an opening for a legislative correspondent (LC) in his Washington office. The LC will be responsible for organizing, researching, drafting, processing, and responding to constituent correspondences in the areas of tax and budget. Responsibilities will also include assisting the tax counsel in research projects, drafting legislative memos, and meeting with constituent groups. The qualified individual should be organized and motivated with exceptional writing skills, strong research abilities, demonstrated interest in the legislative portfolio, attention to detail, and expertise with VOICE. Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223731 as the job referral number in the subject line. Please no drop-ins, phone calls, or faxes.

Legislative Correspondent (health) – Senate Democrat on Finance Committee

Progressive Democratic Senator serving on the Finance Committee seeks LC to work on Medicare/Medicaid, private health insurance, veterans’ health, HHS, NIH and CDC issues. Candidate must be an outstanding writer and have solid analytical and research skills.  Relevant experience in health care policy is strongly preferred; an MPH or other advanced degree is a plus but not required.  Mid-Atlantic ties a plus – please detail in your application.  Duties include constituent correspondence, research, meetings with interest groups, and writing talking points and memos on legislation, regulations, and policy developments.  This is a very active portfolio and you should be a self-starter with a strong interest in the issue areas above, excellent attention to detail, the ability to work independently and consistently meet deadlines, and the motivation to learn and analyze new material on a broad range of topics. Equal opportunity employer, with applicants of diverse backgrounds encouraged.  Please email a cover letter, resume and brief writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223737 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent (health/seniors) – Midwestern Senate Democrat

Midwest Democratic Senator is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to work on health care and issues important to seniors. The Senator is an active member of the HELP Committee and works extensively on health care constituent issues. Qualified candidates will have strong writing, communication, and research skills. Responsibilities include writing letters to constituents, meeting with constituents and supporting the Legislative Assistant’s work on these issues. Please submit a cover letter, resume and references to lcopening2017@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent/Assistant to the Legislative Director (health/education/Indian affairs/housing) – Senate Democrat

Democratic Member seeks a Legislative Correspondent/Assistant to the Legislative Director, responding to all constituent letters in his/her issue areas and providing administrative support for the LD. The legislative issues in this portfolio include health, education, Indian affairs, and housing. The primary role is providing assistance to the Legislative Advisors of the legislative teams he/she is on as requested, including research, administrative support and meeting with constituents and/or interest groups.  He/she will keep abreast of legislative developments in his/her substantive areas and monitor Senate floor and committee proceedings.  The candidate will possess excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Please email a cover letter, resume and writing sample by Monday, June 5th to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223727 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent – Senate Democrat

Democratic Member seeks addition to active legislative team. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, with relevant Hill or policy experience, to handle legislative correspondence covering various domestic issues, which could include transportation and immigration issues, and agricultural and disaster assistance, among others. Responsibilities will include researching and drafting responses to constituent inquiries, professionally representing the Senator in meetings, tracking legislation, and supporting legislative assistants with preparation for meetings, briefings, and hearings. Ideal candidate will possess superb writing and interpersonal skills, excellent attention to detail, familiarity with the legislative process, and demonstrated interest and work experience in public policy. Candidate should be ready to work in a challenging, rewarding, and fast-paced environment. Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. Please email a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223721 as the job referral number in the subject line. Candidates should be prepared to take a writing and grammar assessment.

Legislative Correspondent (tax/econ/fin. svcs.) – Senator Bob Casey (D-PA)

Senator Casey, a Member of the Senate Finance Committee, seeks a Legislative Correspondent to handle correspondence for a host of issues including, but not limited to, tax, economic and financial services issues.  This individual will be responsible for drafting all constituent correspondence in their assigned issue areas and providing direct policy support as needed to the Legislative Assistant.  The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communication skills, superior researching skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines.  Hill experience preferred, but not required.  Preference will be given to candidates with an economic or financial services background and/or Pennsylvania ties.  Interested applicants should e-mail a resume, cover letter and two short writing samples, with the subject “Finance LC,” to open_positions@casey.senate.gov. Absolutely no phone calls or walk-ins please.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, or sexual orientation.

Legislative Correspondent – Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL)

The Office of Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (D-FL-24) seeks a legislative correspondent for the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include managing an active mail program, ensuring quick response times, researching legislative issues, and performing other duties as assigned.

Applicants should possess strong academic credentials, excellent research, writing, organizational, and communication skills, have knowledge of the legislative process, and be proficient in word processing. This is not an entry level position. Capitol Hill experience and Florida ties are preferred, but not required.

Interested individuals should email a cover letter, resume, three writing samples, and three references to FL24Applications@gmail.com, with “Legislative Correspondent” in the subject line. No drop-ins or phone calls, please.

Legislative Correspondent – Delaware Senate Democrat

Moderate Democratic Senator seeks highly motivated Legislative Correspondent for robust economic policy portfolio.  Duties include writing constituent correspondence, researching, supporting Economic Policy Advisor, drafting memos for the Senator, meeting with groups and constituents, and staffing the Senator.  Qualified candidates will have strong analytical, writing, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Experience in economic policy, manufacturing, or in the private sector is strongly recommended.  Delaware ties are a plus. Starting annual salary is $35,000. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223701 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent (defense) – Senate Democrat on Armed Services Committee

Democratic Member of Senate Armed Services Committee seeks addition to active defense team.  The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, with relevant Hill or policy experience, to handle legislative correspondence mainly for defense and veterans affairs issues. Responsibilities will include researching and drafting responses to constituent inquiries from a military-heavy state and professionally representing the Senator in meetings, tracking legislation, and supporting the Defense team with preparation for meetings, briefings, and hearings. Ideal candidate will possess strong writing and interpersonal skills, excellent attention to detail, understanding of the legislative process to include developing legislative priorities and tracking their progress.  Candidate must demonstrate interest and work experience in defense issues.  Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. Military experience preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223680 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent – Congressman Robert Aderholt (R-AL)

The Office of Rep. Robert Aderholt seeks a legislative correspondent for the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include managing an active mail program, writing letters to respond to constituent legislative inquires, ensuring quick response times, and performing other duties as assigned.

Applicants should possess strong writing skills and ideally will have absorbed a sense of the pace on Capitol Hill and some knowledge of the legislative process by having been a staff assistant or intern.

Interested individuals should email a resume to mark.dawson@mail.house.gov.

Staff Assistant & Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent – Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI)

Senator Brian Schatz seeks two staff assistants for his office in Washington, DC. One position is a front office position with responsibilities that include answering and responding to phone calls, responding to tour requests from constituents, and assisting with constituent correspondence. The second position is a back office position with responsibilities that include drafting correspondence, managing the organization of incoming correspondence, doing policy research, and performing various administrative duties. Both positions have great potential for growth and promotion within the office. Qualified applicants will have strong communication, writing, and organizational skills; exercise sound judgment; operate well under pressure; and work well as part of a team. Hawaii ties are strongly preferred. All applications must be submitted through the legislative jobs resume bank at http://www.schatz.senate.gov/services/jobs.

Legislative Correspondent (energy/environment/public lands) – Senator Jon Tester (D-MT)

Western Democratic Senator seeks LC to work on issues including energy, environment and public lands. Candidate must be a strong writer and possess solid analytical and research skills. Relevant experience in these fields is preferred but not required. Duties include constituent correspondence, research, meetings with constituents, and writing talking points and memos on legislation, regulations, policy developments, and other items within the issue portfolio. This is an active portfolio and you should be a self-starter with excellent attention to detail and an interest in learning and analyzing new material on a broad range of topics. Please email a cover letter, resume and brief writing sample to Western.Senate.Dem@gmail.com with 223665 as the job referral number in subject line.

Military Legislative Correspondent – Senator Gary Peters (D-MI)

Midwest Democratic Senator on the Armed Services Committee seeks a highly motivated, detail oriented and resourceful Military Legislative Correspondent to handle the defense, foreign policy, veterans, and intelligence portfolio in a fun, fast-paced office. Duties include processing incoming mail, drafting outgoing constituent mail, conducting research, providing assistance to senior legislative staff, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with stakeholders. Security clearance eligibility and exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills are necessary. Previous Hill experience, military service, proficiency in IQ, and a public policy background are preferred. 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. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “MILITARY LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT” in subject line.

Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent – Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL)

Midwest Democrat seeks an energetic and detail-oriented individual with excellent oral and written communication skills for the combined position of Staff Assistant & Legislative Correspondent in his Washington, D.C. office. Staff Assistant responsibilities include recruiting and supervising a team of interns, processing flag and tour requests, overseeing tours of the Capitol Building, and other administrative duties as needed. Legislative Correspondent responsibilities include managing an active mail program, organizing and batching all incoming mail, researching and drafting constituent correspondence in a timely manner, and supporting the legislative team as needed. Candidates with Illinois ties are strongly encouraged to apply.  Qualified applicants should send resume, cover letter, and a writing sample to IL11.CDJobs@mail.house.gov. Please, no phone calls or drop-ins.

Legislative Correspondent (tax/energy/environment/land/ag) – Southern Senate Republican

Republican Senator is looking for a Legislative Correspondent to work on tax, energy, environment, land, agricultural and other issues as needed in his Washington, DC office. Daily duties include but are not limited to researching and responding to constituent mail, attending hearings and briefings, and meeting with constituent groups.  Southern ties strongly preferred. Individuals must be a college graduate with at least six months of experience.  They also should be able to write well and to work in a fast-paced, and often high-stress environment. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223628 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent (military) – Midwestern Senate Democrat on Armed Services Committee

Midwest Democratic Senator on the Armed Services Committee seeks a highly motivated, detail oriented and resourceful Military Legislative Correspondent to handle the defense, foreign policy, veterans, and intelligence portfolio in a fun, fast-paced office. Duties include processing incoming mail, drafting outgoing constituent mail, conducting research, providing assistance to senior legislative staff, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with stakeholders. Security clearance eligibility and exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills are necessary. Previous Hill experience, military service, proficiency in IQ, and a public policy background are preferred. 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. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “MILITARY LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT” in subject line.

Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant – Southern House Republican

Southern Republican seeks a Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant for the Washington, D.C. office. Candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, knowledge of the legislative process, superb organizational skills, and strong commitment to teamwork and collaboration. Responsibilities may include managing constituent mail program, updating website and social media accounts, overseeing constituent outreach, assisting Communications Director with other media projects, and assisting legislative team with research. Please send resume and one writing sample to congressionaljobs121@gmail.com

Legislative Correspondent (tax/trade/retirement/fin. svcs./housing) – Mid-Atlantic Senate Democrat on Finance Committee

Progressive Democratic Senator serving on the Finance Committee seeks LC to work on tax, trade, retirement, financial services, and housing issues.  Candidate must be an outstanding writer and have solid analytical and research skills.  Relevant experience in economics, finance, and/or tax policy is strongly preferred; a law or advanced policy degree is a plus but not required.  Duties include constituent correspondence, research, meetings with interest groups, and writing talking points and memos on legislation, regulations, policy developments, and other items within the issue portfolio.  This is a very active portfolio and you should be a self-starter with a strong interest in the issue areas above, excellent attention to detail, the ability to work independently, the ability to consistently meet deadlines, and the motivation to learn and analyze new material on a broad range of topics.  Mid-Atlantic ties a plus – please detail in your application.  Please email a cover letter, resume and brief writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223593 as the job referral number in subject line.

Legislative Correspondent (tax/trade/retirement/fin. svcs./housing) – Mid-Atlantic Senate Democrat on Finance Committee

Progressive Democratic Senator serving on the Finance Committee seeks LC to work on tax, trade, retirement, financial services, and housing issues.  Candidate must be an outstanding writer and have solid analytical and research skills.  Relevant experience in economics, finance, and/or tax policy is strongly preferred; a law or advanced policy degree is a plus but not required.  Duties include constituent correspondence, research, meetings with interest groups, and writing talking points and memos on legislation, regulations, policy developments, and other items within the issue portfolio.  This is a very active portfolio and you should be a self-starter with a strong interest in the issue areas above, excellent attention to detail, the ability to work independently, the ability to consistently meet deadlines, and the motivation to learn and analyze new material on a broad range of topics.  Mid-Atlantic ties a plus – please detail in your application.  Please email a cover letter, resume and brief writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223593 as the job referral number in subject line.

Legislative Correspondent – Midwestern Senate Republican

A Midwestern Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Correspondent. The ideal candidate will be an excellent writer and have solid analytical and research skills. Duties include constituent correspondence, research, meetings with interest groups, and writing talking points and memos on legislation, regulations, policy developments, and other items within their issue portfolio. Prior hill experience is strongly preferred. Please email a cover letter, resume and brief writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223598 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent – New York House Democrat

A Senior New York Democrat seeks an enthusiastic, energetic, motivated, positive and exceptionally organized Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent for their Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include managing front office operations, greeting visitors, processing tour and flag requests, overseeing intern program, drafting constituent correspondence and a wide variety of other tasks as assigned.

Applicant must have a great sense of humor, a positive attitude, strong writing and analytical skills, the ability to learn quickly, a team mentality, a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle with a good driving record. This is an entry-level position. Current Hill interns, recent college graduates, Women, minorities, those who identify as LGBT and those with ties to New York are encouraged to apply.

Interested individuals should email a cover letter, resume, TWO writing samples and 4 professional references.

Interested individuals should email a cover letter, resume, TWO writing samples and 4 professional references.

In the subject line please put your name and “Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent Application”. NO phone calls or drop-bys, please.

Send applications to newyorkdemjob@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant – Congresswoman Gwen Moore (D-WI)

The Office of Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-04) seeks a creative and detail-oriented self-starter to serve as Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant in the Washington, DC office.

Primary responsibilities are to receive, sort, draft, and process responses to constituent correspondence. The Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant is also responsible for drafting proactive mass mailings, including 499s and e-newsletters. The Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant will also assist the Communications Director with management of social media, drafting op-eds and press releases, and will be responsible for graphic design.

This position requires excellent writing, research, and communications skills in a fast-paced and team environment. The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented self-starter who demonstrates a high degree of creativity and motivation and is willing to take on additional tasks as assigned.

To be considered, applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and 2 writing samples in a single document (MS Word or PDF) to wi04resume@mail.house.gov. Subject line should be Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant.

Legislative Correspondent (health/labor/pensions) – Senator Jodi Ernst (R-IA)

The Office of Senator Joni Ernst is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to work on health, labor, and pension issues. The main responsibilities include drafting substantive responses to constituent correspondence and assisting with research, meeting memos, and legislative memos. Candidates must have excellent writing skills, the ability to manage multiple tasks with attention to detail, and a self-starter attitude. Iowa ties are preferred. The office is an equal opportunity employer and salary is commensurate with experience. Please submit a resume and cover letter to resumes_ernst@ernst.senate.gov with “Legislative Correspondent Position” in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant – Congressman Scott Taylor (R-VA)

Congressman Scott Taylor (VA-2) is seeking a detail-oriented and creative team player to serve as Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant in the Washington, DC office.

Primary responsibilities for the LC/PA are to assist with sorting, drafting, and processing constituent correspondence and assisting the Communications Director with social media and video production. The position requires excellent writing, research, and communications skills in a fast-paced environment and the willingness to take on any other tasks assigned.

Virginia ties are preferred and all applications must be sent to VA02GOP@gmail.com for consideration.

Legislative Correspondent – Washington State Senate Democrat

Democratic Senator seeks a Legislative Correspondent to handle a host of issues. Individual will be responsible for drafting all constituent correspondence in their assigned issue areas and providing direct policy support to the Legislative Assistants handling those issues. The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communication skills, superior research skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines. Being a team player is a must. Hill experience a plus, but not required. Washington state ties preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223522 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent – Congresswoman Nanette Diaz Barragan (D-CA)

Congresswoman Nanette Diaz Barragan is seeking an enthusiastic, professional, and well-organized individual to serve in the dual role of Legislative Correspondent/Staff Assistant. This job requires excellent oral and written communications skills, exacting attention to detail, and an ability to balance multiple priorities simultaneously.

Daily tasks include answering calls, conducting and organizing tours, processing flag requests, greeting visitors, managing the intern program, and supporting the Member and staff as needed. Driving duties may also be required.

This individual will also manage the constituent mail program, including monitoring the flow of incoming and outgoing mail, keeping the constituent database complete and current, responding to all constituent correspondence, and working with the legislative staff to maintain a proactive constituent outreach operation.

Fluency in Spanish and Hill experience strongly preferred.  Southern California ties are a big plus.

Please email resume, cover letter and one writing sample to CA44jobs@gmail.com. No phone calls or drop-bys please!

Legislative Correspondent – Senator Bob Casey (D-PA)

Senator Casey seeks a Legislative Correspondent to handle correspondence for issues including healthcare, aging education, immigration, LGBT issues, science and technology, and arts/humanities. This individual will be responsible for drafting all constituent correspondence in their assigned issue areas and providing direct policy support as needed to the Legislative Assistant. The ideal candidate must have superb oral and written communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to translate complex policy issues into easily understandable language. Successful applicants will be extremely organized and able to effectively manage multiple projects under tight deadlines. Relevant experience and background in related pertinent policy areas and Pennsylvania ties a plus.  Interested applicants should e-mail a resume, cover letter and two *short* writing samples to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject “Legislative Correspondent” Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Absolutely no calls or drop-bys please.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, or sexual orientation.

Legislative Correspondent – Congressman-elect Brian Mast (R-FL)

Congressman-elect Mast (R-FL) is looking for a Legislative Correspondent to help create a constituent mail system from scratch. This LC will play a big role in establishing a new Congressman’s policy stance on a wide array of issues. The daily routine will be heavy on research, an exhaustive amount of writing, and utilizing your creative mind to be a little more efficient today than you were yesterday.  Writing ability and Florida ties will be the most important factors in filling this position. Interested applicants should send a resume to TeamMastFL18@gmail.com. Please include a one-page writing sample that efficiently explains any topic for which you are passionate. A great writing sample will summarize the whole page in the first line and leave a layman reader with a solid understanding of the topic by the end. The top candidates from this round will be asked to write a sample constituent letter of our choosing under a deadline at a later date, so don’t worry about picking your favorite constituent letter at this point.

Legislative Correspondent – Senate Democrat

Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Correspondent for Washington, DC office. Primary responsibilities include drafting responses to constituent correspondence and conducting research. This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced work environment. Knowledge of current events and issues in which the Senator is involved is a must. Hill experience preferred. Please e-mail cover letter, resume, and a one page writing sample to employment.senate@gmail.com with “Legislative Correspondent” in the subject line.

Legislative Correspondent – Progressive Midwestern Senate Democrat

Progressive Midwest Democratic Senator seeks highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual for open Legislative Correspondent position. The main responsibility in this position is responding to constituent mail in a timely and correct manner and drafting form and individual letters. Other responsibilities may include assisting Legislative Assistants with legislative work on an ad hoc basis, representing Senator at events and in constituent meetings, and other duties as assigned. Qualified candidates should be strong writers, well-organized, resourceful, and be able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, changing environment. Prior Hill experience preferred, but not required. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_empoyment@saa.senate.gov with 223443 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Assistant & Legislative Correspondent (2 positions) – Southern Freshman House Democrat

Progressive, Freshman House Member seeks Legislative Assistant and Legislative Correspondent.

1.) LC Candidates should have knowledge of the letter writing process and have at least 6 months of congressional experience.
2.) LA will ideally have one year of legislative experience   working for a democratic Member of Congress or relevant advocacy group/organization.
3.) Southeastern ties a plus.

Please send cover letter and resume to smithporter95@gmail.com. Applications will be accepted until November 25, 2016.

Legislative Correspondent (military issues) – Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY)

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks a Legislative Correspondent who can assist the team with the Senator’s Armed Services Committee assignment, as well as foreign affairs and veterans’ issues.  The LC would assist the Legislative Assistant with legislation, drafting briefing memos, meeting with constituents and would draft constituent correspondence pertaining to military, foreign affairs and veterans issues.  Candidate must be able to handle multiple projects at once, be a team player, and have a positive attitude.   New York ties a plus.  Military veterans and minorities encouraged to apply.  Please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@gillibrand.senate.gov with the subject line Military LC.

Legislative Correspondent – Pacific Northwest Senate Democrat

Pacific Northwest Democratic Senator seeks a Legislative Correspondent to draft quality constituent letters within a deadline-driven system. Other responsibilities include policy research, legislative work, and scheduling support for two Legislative Assistants. This position requires excellent communications and analytical skills. This portfolio handles topics on civil rights (including LGBT nondiscrimination and criminal justice reform), labor, pensions, immigration, gun control, housing and social services issues. Qualified candidates should be motivated self-starters, highly organized, demonstrated strong writers, able to multitask, and eager to join a mission-oriented team that thrives in a fast-paced environment. Relevant experience and Northwest ties preferred, but not required. Our office is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and sensitive to the needs of the diverse community we serve. The office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or uniformed service.  We invite members of all diverse communities to apply as we endeavor to best serve constituents from every background. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223400 as the job referral number in the subject line.

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