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Staff Director – House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance & Memorial Affairs (DAMA) (minority)
The Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs (DAMA) Minority Staff Director is responsible for issues involving the jurisdiction of the Subcommittee, including researching, analyzing and managing all issues and activities within the HVAC Minority Staff Office related to disability assistance (benefits and compensation) and memorial affairs. This position assists the HVAC Minority Staff Director in advising the Ranking Member and other Committee Members on policy and legislative matters relating to veterans’ benefits and compensation, claims processing and memorial affairs. The Subcommittee Minority Staff Director is responsible for overseeing any Subcommittee staff, Subcommittee hearings and other matters involving the Subcommittee and DAMA issues. The DAMA Subcommittee Minority Staff Director reports to the HVAC Minority Staff Director. The successful candidate will have strong academic credentials (college degree required), leadership and organizational skills, thorough knowledge of the legislative process, be self-motivated and able to exercise discretion and work independently. This is NOT an entry level position.