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Posts Tagged ‘Legislative Director’

Legislative Director – Congressman Jimmy Panetta (D-CA)

Congressman Jimmy Panetta (CA-20) seeks a Legislative Director to lead the policy team with the development, implementation, and advancement of his legislative agenda. It is essential that candidates for this position have an extensive background with drafting and moving legislation on Capitol Hill and very strong writing skills. The Legislative Director will work closely with the Chief of Staff, District Director, and Communications Director, as well as the legislative team, to implement a district-focused legislative strategy. Again, applicants must have legislative experience and excellent writing skills. Applicants should have previous managerial experience, strong organizational and time management skills, and the ability to work well with others in a close team environment. Experience with the House Armed Services Committee and ties to California are preferred. Salary will be commensurate with candidate’s experience. Please, no drop-ins or phone calls. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to CA20Jobs@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN)

Representative Keith Ellison seeks an organized, creative legislative director to develop legislative initiatives while managing a robust policy portfolio in a fast-paced office. Candidates should have Hill experience, outstanding writing abilities, be a self-starter, with excellent management skills. The ideal candidate has significant knowledge of House legislative procedure and ideally, experience with financial services and housing policy. Minnesota ties preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample by Tuesday, January 2, 2018 to MN05position@mail.house.gov. No calls or walk-ins, please.

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.

Legislative Director – Congressman Dan Donovan (R-NY)

The office of Rep. Daniel M. Donovan, Jr. seeks a Legislative Director (LD) with strong organizational and communication skills, leadership capabilities, legislative experience and attention to detail. The LD will report to the Chief of Staff and Member, manage all aspects of the legislative team, including direct management of staff in the DC office.

The LD is responsible for working with the legislative and communications team, Chief, and Member to develop and implement policy strategies that are in line with the Member’s goals. Experience with committee work, floor procedures, and the legislative process are required. Legislative responsibilities will most likely include: the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Energy, Natural Resources, Appropriations, Financial Services, Agricultures, Animal Welfare.

A successful candidate will be able to keep up in a fast-paced office, have excellent written and oral skills, strong editing and proofreading abilities. Candidates must be able to develop a keen understanding of the unique priorities and views of the district and find ways to advance the Member’s objectives. This is a senior level position and demands dedication, flexibility, and the ability to think creatively.

Please send a resume and three references to ny11resumes@mail.house.gov. Incomplete emails will not be responded to and phone calls and drop-ins are not encouraged.

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.

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.”

Legislative Director – Congressman Vincente González (D-TX)

Moderate Democrat from Texas seeks a Legislative Director with strong organizational and communication skills, leadership capability, and legislative experience. The LD will report to the Chief of Staff and manage all aspects of the legislative team, including direct management of staff in the DC office. The LD is responsible for working with the legislative team, Member, and Chief of Staff to successfully develop and implement policy strategies that further the member’s goals in both D.C. and the district. Strong communication skills and a focus on teamwork are critical components of this position. Experience with committee work, floor procedures, and legislative process are required. The LD will be responsible for a legislative portfolio. The LD position requires someone who pays attention to detail, is passionate about public service, is proactive, excels working in a fast-paced environment, has excellent writing ability, and who creates a positive leadership culture. Good judgement, flexibility, analytical skills, and success in advancing policy goals must also be demonstrated. The ability to lead and delegate tasks are a must. An advanced degree is preferred and previous Hill experience is required. Veterans, minorities, women, and those with Texas ties are encouraged to apply. This is not an entry level position. To submit your application, please e-mail a resume, cover letter, three references and two short writing samples with the subject line “legislative director” to tx15jobs@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Congressman Donald Norcross (D-NJ)

Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-1) seeks a Legislative Director with extensive legislative and Capitol Hill experience to join our team. The LD will be responsible for working with the Member, Chief of Staff, District Director and legislative/press team to successfully develop and implement policies that reflect the Member’s goals for his district in Southern New Jersey and his work on the Armed Services and Education and Workforce Committees. The LD will contribute to the strategic office plan; supervise and mentor legislative staff; proactively promote the office legislative agenda; manage a personal legislative issue portfolio; and perform other duties as assigned. Candidates must possess a deep understanding of the legislative and political process on Capitol Hill and have very strong communication, writing and analytical skills. The ideal candidate will be able to lead a team and delegate, be highly organized, detail oriented, creative, resourceful, and passionate about public service. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples (one narrative style and one bulleted issue brief, each 1 page max) with the subject line “Legislative Director” to cd1jobs@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (D-NY)

Rules Committee Ranking Member Louise Slaughter (NY-25) seeks a Legislative Director.  Responsibilities include developing and overseeing the Congresswoman’s legislative agenda, managing a large legislative staff, editing written material, and handling a legislative portfolio, including health and pro-choice issues. Candidates should have at least five years of legislative experience, a deep understanding of legislative process, a passion for public policy, strong writing and communications skills, experience working with external stakeholders, and the ability to work collaboratively.  Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to employ@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC)

Democratic Member of Congress from North Carolina seeks a Legislative Director for D.C. Office. The legislative portfolio includes transportation. 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 experience in education policy, 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. Please be sure to put LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR in the subject line. No drop-ins or phone calls. The office is an equal opportunity employer.

Legislative Director – Florida House Republican

Senior Conservative Republican House Member seeks a seasoned Legislative Director with strong organizational and communication skills, leadership capability and legislative experience. The Legislative Director will report to the Chief of Staff, manage the legislative team, help supervise the constituent mail program and work alongside the Communications Director. The LD will be responsible for an issue portfolio with a primary focus on overseeing the member’s work on the House Financial Services Committee. The LD position requires someone who pays attention to detail, is passionate about public service, is proactive, has excellent writing ability, and can work well in a friendly, team environment. Previous hill experience is required. This is not an entry level position. We are looking for candidates with strong legislative experience. The position is located in the Washington, DC office. To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, three references, and a writing sample with the subject line “legislative director” to FL.ConservativeRep@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – House Republican

Conservative House Republican seeks a Legislative Director with strong organizational and communications skills, leadership capability, and legislative experience. The LD will report to the Chief of Staff and manage all aspects of the legislative team. The LD is responsible for working with the Member and Chief of Staff to successfully develop and implement policy strategies that further the Member’s goals. The preferred candidate is a skilled writer, knowledgeable in a broad range of policy issues, and a problem solver. The candidate should have a minimum of 3 years Capitol Hill legislative experience. Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter to GOPjob1863@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – House Democrat

Democrat seeks Legislative Director with extensive Hill and legal experience–litigation experience preferred. The LD will report to the Chief of Staff and manage all aspects of the legislative team. The LD is responsible for working with the legislative team, Member, and Chief of Staff to successfully develop and implement policy strategies that further the member’s goals in both D.C. and the district. Strong communication skills and a focus on teamwork are critical components of this position. Experience with House Judiciary Committee, floor procedures, and legislative process are required. Interest in intellectual property and anti-competition issues required. The LD position requires someone who pays attention to detail, is passionate about public service, is proactive, excels working in a fast-paced environment, has excellent writing ability, and who creates a positive leadership culture. Submit resume and cover letter, three references and two short writing samples with the subject line “legislative director” to costochj@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC)

Democratic Member of Congress from North Carolina seeks a Legislative Director for D.C. Office. The legislative portfolio includes education, labor, and transportation. 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 experience in education policy, 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. Please be sure to put LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR in the subject line. No drop-ins or phone calls. The office is an equal opportunity employer.

Legislative Director – Congressman Vicente González (D-TX)

Moderate Democrat from Texas seeks a Legislative Director with strong organizational and communication skills, leadership capability, and legislative experience. The LD will report to the Chief of Staff and manage all aspects of the legislative team, including direct management of staff in the DC office. The LD is responsible for working with the legislative team, Member, and Chief of Staff to successfully develop and implement policy strategies that further the member's goals in both D.C. and the district. Strong communication skills and a focus on teamwork are critical components of this position. Experience with committee work, floor procedures, and legislative process are required. The LD will be responsible for a legislative portfolio. The LD position requires someone who pays attention to detail, is passionate about public service, is proactive, excels working in a fast-paced environment, has excellent writing ability, and who creates a positive leadership culture. Good judgement, flexibility, analytical skills, and success in advancing policy goals must also be demonstrated. The ability to lead and delegate tasks are a must. An advanced degree is preferred and previous Hill experience is required. Veterans, minorities, women, and those with Texas ties are encouraged to apply. This is not an entry level position.  

To submit your application, please e-mail a resume, cover letter, three references and two short writing samples with the subject line “legislative director” to tx15jobs@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)

U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein is seeking an experienced Legislative Director to manage an active legislative agenda. Responsibilities include overseeing a 15+ person legislative staff in all areas of responsibility; monitoring Senate floor activities and overseeing the development of vote recommendations; creating and implementing long and short-term legislative priorities; coordinating the response to all constituent mail related to policy issues, including editing written correspondence; and supporting outreach efforts to state and national constituencies. The ideal candidate will be organized, possess excellent management and communication skills, and have the ability to delegate appropriately. Strong writing skills are also required for this position. Salary commensurate with experience and previous experience as a Senate Legislative Director, Senior LA, Senior Policy Advisor, or Counsel is strongly preferred. To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and a short writing sample (no more than 10 pages) to jobs@feinstein.senate.gov.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL)

Midwest, industrial heartland Congresswoman on the House Leadership team seeks an experienced Legislative Director. This leader would drive forward an aggressive legislative agenda, serve as the Member’s key policy advisor, and lead/mentor a dynamic legislative team that advances the Member’s priorities on the Transportation and Infrastructure and Agriculture committees, as well as the Democratic Steering and Policy committee. Jobs and the economy in the industrial heartland are this Congresswoman’s primary focus.

Ideal candidates will possess previous experience as a Legislative Director and a total of at least 5 years of legislative Hill experience. Innovative thinking and outstanding planning skills are a must. They should have a thorough knowledge of the legislative process and a demonstrated track record of legislative success. Candidates should be energetic, organized, and politically astute and be able to collaborate with others in a tight-knit, fast-paced environment. They should be both creative and resourceful, possessing the vision to help construct a legislative blueprint that advances the Member’s long-term objectives, while understanding the crucial interface between policy and messaging. Excellent writing, verbal and organizational skills are essential.

Illinois/Midwest/rural ties a plus. A sense of humor is greatly appreciated. This is a senior-level leadership position that requires a strong work ethic, total dedication, and close attention to detail. Non-traditional work hours are expected.

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.  The application window closes on January 24, 2016. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Qualified applicants should email a cover letter, resume and two writing samples to il17jobs@gmail.com with the phrase “Legislative Director” in the subject line.

Legislative Director – Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX)

Senior Texas Republican Member seeks an experienced Legislative Director to drive the Congressman’s legislative agenda, manage legislative staff, and oversee the office’s vast mail program. Exceptional writing and communications skills are required as the position requires both creation and review of vote recommendations, memos, and constituent letters, as well as engaging frequently with office visitors and constituents.  Management experience is preferable as candidates must be prepared to effectively manage the office’s current legislative team. To be considered, current or previous Capitol Hill experience is required; Texas ties preferred. Strong candidates will have experience as a legislative director, or at least three to five years of experience as a legislative assistant or a similar position. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, two brief writing samples and three professional references to: Resumes.TX10@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Nanette Barragan (D-CA)

Freshman Democrat seeks an organized, energetic Legislative Director with prior Hill experience to serve in a hard-working, fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities include overseeing legislative staff, collaborating to develop a legislative agenda, and advising the member on legislative issues.

Candidate should possess strong communications skills, the ability to manage multiple tasks, and to meet deadlines.

Candidates should have a minimum of three years of policy experience on the Hill and knowledgeable on immigration, Port, and progressive issues.  The ability to speak Spanish is a plus.

Interested candidates should email a short cover letter and resume to CA44jobs@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Senate Republican

Active Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Director (LD) to manage a 12 person legislative team.  The LD would be responsible for developing and executing legislative strategy, reviewing all staff work products including memos, remarks and constituent mail.  Potential candidates must be excellent writers, possess strong interpersonal skills and be able to delegate. Three to five years of Hill (preferably Senate) experience required. Incomplete applications will not be considered. No direct contact or drop by visits. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223497 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Director – Senate Republican

Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Director to manage a 12+ person legislative staff.  Responsibilities include managing, developing and implementing legislative strategy, mentoring staff, and reviewing legislative work-products for substance and style.  The successful candidate will be organized, decisive, and able to delegate appropriately; possess strong writing and grammar, communication, attention to detail, and interpersonal skills in a fast-paced office environment.  Minimum of three-five years Hill (preferably Senate) experience required.  Please send a cover letter and resume to gopsenateld@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – House Republican

Republican Congressman seeks experienced Legislative Director with current Hill experience. Applicants must be self driven and motivated with a record of achievement. Current management experience is preferred. Please send your resume, an original cover letter, a sample of your work, and references to republicanc@yahoo.com.

Legislative Director – Senior House Republican

Senior Republican Member of Congress looking for experienced Legislative Director. Applicant must have 5+ years Capitol Hill experience or other government experience. Please email resume and cover letter to hilllegdirector@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS)

Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) is seeking a Legislative Director to manage a talented legislative shop. Responsibilities include managing a 12+ person legislative staff, developing and implementing legislative strategy, mentoring staff, and reviewing legislative work-products for substance and style. The successful candidate will be organized, decisive, and able to delegate appropriately. The ideal candidate will be a proactive leader, a clear communicator with strong writing and grammar skills, have exceptional attention to detail, and able to work in a fast-paced office environment. Interested candidates should note that their personal legislative portfolio will be very limited. Senate experience is required. Please email cover letter, resume, and writing sample to SenateGOPLD@gmail.com with the candidates name in the subject line by COB Monday, December 5.

Legislative Director – House Republican

Established Republican Member of Congress is in need of an experienced, conservative legislative director to drive a legislative agenda, manage legislative staff, and oversee the office’s mail program.  Candidates should have an intimate knowledge of policy issues and procedure along with experience at creatively developing legislation and amendments and shepherding them through all stages of the legislative process.  That technical knowledge should be paired with impeccable judgment, formed by an understanding and enthusiasm for the Constitution and conservative principles.  Ideal candidates should also have established relationships with leadership, committee, and personal office staff across the Republican Conference as well as issue stakeholders to facilitate progress towards legislative goals.  Exceptional writing and communications skills are required as the position requires both creation and review of vote recommendations, memos, and constituent letters, as well as engaging professionally and courteously with office visitors.  Management experience is preferable as candidates must be prepared to artfully ensure that legislative staff maintain their high performance and to provide appropriate guidance and professional development opportunities.  Candidates should also be comfortable with the Capitol Hill environment, which at times requires a flexible schedule and ability to work through demanding situations.  To be considered, candidates should have experience as a legislative director or at least two years experience in a legislative assistant or similar position.  Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to republicanmoc@gmail.com for consideration.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA)

Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, seeks Legislative Director to lead legislative team in developing, implementing and advancing all aspects of a broad legislative agenda. Candidates must have at least 3-5 years of legislative experience along with a proven record of developing and advancing strategic legislative plans that achieve results. Candidates should possess thorough knowledge of the legislative process and House procedures; previous supervisory experience; excellent organizational and communication skills; ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines; flexibility with priorities and ever changing deadlines; detail orientation; and the ability to meet attendance requirements including a varied and often unpredictable work schedule. Position requires hard-working self-starter with exceptional communication and organizational skills, good political instincts and judgment and ability to work quickly under pressure. Minority candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume, two writing samples and three references to Twaun.Samuel@mail.house.gov with the subject line: Legislative Director. No phones, calls faxes or drop-ins, please.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA)

Progressive Senior Appropriator seeks a Legislative Director to lead staff in a team-oriented office and serve as liaison to DHS appropriations subcommittee.

Responsibilities: supervise day to day activity of legislative staff; contribute to office communications plan; proactively promote the office legislative agenda; manage a personal legislative issue portfolio which may include homeland security, transportation and telecommunication among others; and perform other related duties as assigned.

Candidates should possess thorough knowledge of the legislative process and House procedures; previous supervisory experience; excellent organizational and communication skills; ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines; flexibility with priorities and ever changing deadlines; detail orientation; and ability to meet attendance requirements including a varied and often unpredictable work schedule. Previous supervisory experience and Spanish proficiency strongly preferred.

Pluses include knowledge of immigration/DHS issues and ties to California. People of color, women and LGBT persons strongly encouraged to apply.

Salary commensurate with experience. No calls or drop-ins.

Interested applicants should submit via email the following documents: cover letter, resume and one writing sample. Care should be taken to include each document as a separate attachment in the same email to: SoCalDCstaffOpening@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY)

Democratic Member of both the Judiciary and Education & Labor Committees seeks a Legislative Director to spearhead all aspects of a wide -ranging and proactive legislative agenda. The LD will also serve as lead counsel on ethical and legal matters for the office. Candidates must have a law degree and Hill experience is strongly preferred. Additionally, candidates should have a substantive record of advancing strategic plans and managing small teams. Position demands impeccable work ethic, sound judgement and the ability to execute under strenuous time constraints. The LD will join a closely knit staff, a sense of humor is a must. Experience in IP law is a bonus. To apply, send cover letter, resume and a writing sample to NY.ResumeInbox@mail.house.gov. Please note “ LD Position” in subject line.

The Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly values the diversity of its employees.

Legislative Director – Southern House Republican

Southern Republican Office is seeking a Legislative Director to advance legislative and strategic priorities of the Member as leader of a fast paced legislative team. Experience in health care and/or Energy and Commerce Committee strongly preferred. Ideal candidate will have 5 years legislative experience, strong leadership and organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communications abilities, and thorough knowledge of the legislative process. Duties include managing legislative staff, monitoring and reporting on legislative and regulatory activity, overseeing mail program, and working with key constituencies to advance policy goals. Candidate must be willing to work long, sometimes unpredictable hours and be responsive at night and one weekends as needed. Email resume and cover letter to GOPLD2k16@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Congressman Tom Emmer (R-MN)

Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) is looking for a Legislative Director to lead a legislative team in implementing and advancing the Congressman’s policy and strategic agenda. The successful applicant will have five years of legislative experience and will be responsible for monitoring floor activity, managing the legislative staff and maintaining strong relationships in the state.  The ideal candidate will have outstanding writing and communication skills and works well under pressure.  Midwest or Minnesota ties are preferred but not required.  Email résumé, cover letter and two writing samples to Robert.Boland@mail.house.gov with the subject line Legislative Director.

Legislative Director – Congressman Jared Polis (D-CO)

Congressman Polis is seeking an energetic and proactive Legislative Director to help oversee an aggressive and substantive legislative operation. The LD will focus on tax, budget, financial services, as well as a broad portfolio of other issues. The ideal candidate must have prior Hill experience, have impeccable writing and analytical skills, be able to perform under pressure in a fast-paced but very fun environment, and possess a strong knowledge of the legislative process. The candidate will be responsible for developing the Congressman’s legislative initiatives, tracking legislation, drafting correspondence and floor/committee statements, and advocating for the Member’s priorities. The successful candidate will be a results-oriented problem solver, a motivated self-starter, a team player, and one who also possesses a demonstrated ability to manage colleagues and work with other offices and committees to advance the Congressman’s agenda.  To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and two brief writing samples with the words “Legislative Director Position” in the subject line to CO02LDPosition@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – New York House Republican

Active Republican New York Congressman is seeking a Legislative Director to be responsible for overseeing development and implementation of Congressman’s legislative/policy program; managing overall legislative operation and staff; and related duties. Strong writing, management and analytical skills required. Experience as a House Legislative Director, or at least 6-8 years of legislative experience preferred.  Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to nycongressjob@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Midwestern Senate Democrat

Active Midwestern Democratic Senator seeking Legislative Director to be responsible for overseeing development and implementation of Senator’s legislative/policy program; managing overall legislative operation and staff; and related duties. Strong writing, management and analytical skills required. Experience as a Senate Legislative Director, or at least 6-8 years of Senate legislative experience preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223251 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Director – Midwestern Senate Democrat

Active Midwestern Democratic Senator seeking Legislative Director to be responsible for overseeing development and implementation of Senator’s legislative/policy program; managing overall legislative operation and staff; and related duties. Strong writing, management and analytical skills required. Experience as a Senate Legislative Director, or at least 6-8 years of Senate legislative experience preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223251 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Director – Senate Democrat

Active Democratic Senator seeking Legislative Director to be responsible for overseeing development and implementation of Senator’s legislative/policy program; managing overall legislative operation and staff; and related duties. Strong writing, management and analytical skills required. Experience as a Senate Legislative Director, or at least 6-8 years of Senate legislative experience preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223233 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA)

Senior Progressive Member of both Appropriations and Budget Committee seeks Legislative Director to lead a talented legislative team in developing, implementing and advancing all aspects of broad and legislative agenda. Responsibilities include staffing both the Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs along with active foreign affairs/ global peace and national security portfolio. LD also serves as liaison to CPC and Democratic Whip’s office. Candidates must have at least 3 years of legislative experience along with a proven record of developing and advancing strategic legislative plans that achieve results. Position requires hard-working self- starter with exceptional management, communication and organizational skills, good political instincts and judgment and ability to work quickly under pressure and with a broad range of constituencies. Experience in foreign policy/ global peace and national security issues is also required.

The Office is an is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly values the diversity of its employees. To apply, send cover letter, resume and short writing sample to lee.resumes@mail.house.gov with Legislative Director in subject line.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC)

North Carolina Democrat seeks Legislative Director to manage a complex legislative portfolio and provide close oversight of an active legislative team.  Major responsibilities include developing, implementing and advancing all aspects of the Member’s legislative agenda.

North Carolina ties and a background in education policy is preferred.  This person will be expected to staff Education and the Workforce hearings and manage the Member’s Bipartisan HBCU Caucus.  The LD will also manage relationships with the Democratic Whip’s office. Additionally, this role will require the cultivation and maintenance of key relationships within the District and with the press team.

Candidates must have at least 4 years of legislative experience along with a proven record of developing and advancing strategic legislative plans that achieve results. Position requires hard-working self- starter with exceptional management, communication and organizational skills, good political instincts and judgment and ability to work quickly under pressure and with a broad range of constituencies. Experience in transportation and labor are a plus.

The Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly values the diversity of its employees. We encourage women and people of color to apply.

Please send cover letter, resume and short writing sample to NCHouseJobs@gmail.com with Legislative Director in subject line. No calls or drop ins.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA)

Senior Progressive Member of both Appropriations and Budget Committee seeks Legislative Director to lead a talented legislative team in developing, implementing and advancing all aspects of broad and legislative agenda. Responsibilities include staffing both the Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs along with active foreign affairs/ global peace and national security portfolio. LD also serves as liaison to CPC and Democratic Whip’s office. Candidates must have at least 3 years of legislative experience along with a proven record of developing and advancing strategic legislative plans that achieve results. Position requires hard-working self- starter with exceptional management, communication and organizational skills, good political instincts and judgment and ability to work quickly under pressure and with a broad range of constituencies. Experience in foreign policy/ global peace and national security issues is also required.

The Office is an is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly values the diversity of its employees.

To apply, send cover letter, resume and short writing sample to lee.resumes@mail.house.gov with Legislative Director in subject line.

Legislative Director – New York House Democrat

Senior Democratic Member Seeks Legislative Director to assist in the development of policy positions and legislative initiatives; manage and support legislative staff; speech write; and monitor and report on floor action.  The ideal candidate will have previous Hill experience or relevant policy related professional experience.  Must be innovative, highly motivated, and attentive to detail.  Must have demonstrated ability to conduct and direct complex legislative analysis, particularly on economic development, transportation, telecom, and energy issues, and present the results in a concise manner.  Strong oral and written communication skills required.  Graduate degree preferred.  This is not an entry-level position.  New York ties are a plus.  Forward letter of interest and resume to DemLD.Search2016@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Congressman Sandy Levin (D-MI)

The office of Rep. Sander Levin is accepting applications for Legislative Director.  The LD directs legislative strategy, is involved in all issues of interest to the Member, tracks Members votes and legislative record, mentors four legislative assistants, supports legislative needs of District staff and is involved in approving constituent mail.  The ideal candidate should have at least 5 years of experience on the Hill and have experience managing staff.  They should be proactive, collaborative, patient and enthusiastic about issues.  Any experience on Michigan-related issues a plus.  Interested applicants can email Hilarie.Chambers@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – New York House Democrat

Senior Democratic Member Seeks Legislative Director to assist in the development of policy positions and legislative initiatives; manage and support legislative staff; speech write; and monitor and report on floor action.  The ideal candidate will have previous Hill experience or relevant policy related professional experience.  Must be innovative, highly motivated, and attentive to detail.  Must have demonstrated ability to conduct and direct complex legislative analysis, particularly on economic development, transportation, telecom, and energy issues, and present the results in a concise manner.  Strong oral and written communication skills required.  Graduate degree preferred.  This is not an entry-level position.  New York ties are a plus.   

Forward letter of interest and resume to DemLD.Search2016@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR)

Congresswoman Bonamici is seeking a Legislative Director. The LD will closely manage all aspects of the policy shop, including direct management of Legislative Assistants and Legislative Correspondent, in addition to working closely with the Chief of Staff and District Director to oversee communications and outreach. The LD is responsible for the development and implementation of a successful policy strategy to further the member’s goals both in D.C. and in the district. A focus on communication and teamwork is a key component of this position. The LD has a legislative portfolio with a focus on criminal justice, immigration, consumer protection, campaign finance reform, appropriations, telecommunications, and possibly other issues. The LD also tracks and manages records, including legislative meetings and votes, and must be highly organized. Qualified candidates will have experience working in a fast-paced office environment, an in-depth knowledge of the legislative process, superior writing abilities, and a positive attitude. Good judgement, flexibility, analytical skills, and success in advancing policy goals must also be demonstrated. A law degree is preferred, but not required. Oregonians are encouraged to apply. To submit your application, please email a resume, cover letter, and two short writing samples to Rachael.Bornstein@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Southern Member of Congress (House)

Senior Member of Congress from the southern US seeks an experienced staffer for a Legislative Director position. Only current/previous Legislative Directors or Senior Legislative Assistants with experience will be considered.

Incumbent will be responsible for driving member legislative initiatives, briefing the member and Chief of Staff on all policy matters, meetings with relevant public interest groups and constituents, providing real time vote recommendations, and assisting the Chief of Staff on policy matters. Position requires a comprehensive knowledge of House procedures as well as a working knowledge of all current issues debated in the House. Team-oriented skill, outgoing personality, sense of humor, strong written and oral communication and analytical skills, attention to detail, and management skills are requirements. Staff members with ties to the south and staff with a legal background will be given special consideration. NO PHONE CALLS OR DROP INS.

Send a cover letter, resume, 2 writing samples, and salary requirements to HouseStaffOpening@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – House Republican

Conservative House Republican seeks a qualified Legislative Director to oversee the Member’s legislative priorities and manage appropriate staff.

Responsibilities include: working to formulate positions, monitoring activity on the House floor; handing long and short-term legislative planning for the Member; overseeing the progression of bills with which the Member is involved; recommending strategies and tactics on bills and positions; assigning legislative staff areas of responsibility; and training and supervising legislative staff.

Successful candidates will have a thorough knowledge of the legislative process; House organization and procedures; ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others, provide necessary organization, leadership, and motivation to manage the legislative staff and have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Please send resume and cover letter to employment1776@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – House Republican

Conservative Congressman seeks a Legislative Director to handle management of a busy legislative shop. Candidates must have significant legislative experience and accomplishments.  Please submit an original cover letter, resume, references, 3 examples of past legislative work, and a 700 word essay describing one problem with America’s capital markets and proposed solutions. Please email submission packet to republicanc@yahoo.com.

Legislative Director – West Coast House Democrat

West Coast Democrat is seeking highly organized, hard-working legislative director with extensive knowledge of the legislative process and House Rules.

Applicants must have LD experience or a minimum of 3 years Senior LA experience and demonstrate an ability to manage and mentor staff, think strategically, develop and implement legislative plans and achieve results.

A successful candidate will have excellent writing, analytical, and oral communications skills along with a good sense of humor. Salary commensurate with experience.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and two short writing samples to westcoastdem2015@gmail.com.

Legislative Director – Congressman Derek Kilmer (D-WA)

Rep. Derek Kilmer (WA-06) seeks a Legislative Director. Responsibilities include overseeing the design and implementation of an ambitious legislative agenda, managing legislative staff, editing a large volume of written material, and handling a significant legislative portfolio. Candidates must have at least 2-3 years of legislative experience, a deep understanding of legislative process, a passion for public policy, strong writing and communications skills, experience working with external stakeholders, and the ability to work collaboratively. The ideal candidate will have experience with appropriations, a creative and entrepreneurial approach to public policy, strong organizational skills, and a sense of humor.  Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume with subject line “Legislative Director” to kilmer.resumes@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Director – Southeastern House Republican

Established Member of Congress from the southeastern US seeks an experienced staffer for a Legislative Director position.  Only current/previous Legislative Directors or Senior Legislative Assistants with experience will be considered.  LD will responsible for driving member legislative initiatives, briefing the member on all policy matters, meeting with relevant public interest groups and constituents, providing real time vote recommendations, and assisting the Chief of Staff on similar matters.
Position requires a comprehensive knowledge of House procedures as well as a working knowledge of all current issues debated in the House.  Team-oriented skill, outgoing personality, and attention to detail are requirements, and staff members with ties to the southeast will be given special consideration.

Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to to USHouseStaffJob@gmail.com.

Legislative Director (energy/health) – House Republican on Energy & Commerce Committee

Republican Energy and Commerce House member seeks experienced candidates for a Legislative Director position. Primary responsibilities include advising the Congressman on all policy issues, managing a 4-person legislative team, and working with constituents and stakeholders on legislation. This is a senior role in an active and aggressive office. Qualified candidates must have at least 5 years of relevant experience on Capitol Hill or in the private sector. Experience on energy and/or health care is preferred.  The successful candidate will be highly organized, aggressive and hard-working, have strong writing and research skills, and be able to lead a team. Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested candidates who meet these qualifications should submit their resume, cover letter, references, and salary expectations to eandclegislativedirector@gmail.com. No calls or walk-ins please.

Legislative Director – Congressman Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX)

Moderate Texas Democrat is seeking an experienced Legislative Director to cover health, energy, agriculture, transportation and other issues and oversee legislative operations.  Excellent writing skills, a sense of humor and thorough knowledge of the legislative process are required. Prior Hill experience required, Spanish language skills and Texas ties a plus. Please send a resume, cover letter, and brief writing sample to costexas@gmail.com. No calls or drop-ins please.

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