Legislative Correspondent - Member seeking conservative legislative correspondent. Familiarity with the legislative process and Intranet Quorum (IQ) are required and those without Hill experience need not apply. Responsibilities include but are not limited to managing, drafting, researching and responding to constituent correspondence, creating mail reports, writing proactive mailers, and briefing the Member on trends in correspondence. Applicants must be committed, pro-life conservatives, detail-oriented, driven, team players with exceptional writing skills. Send resumes to HillJobs2011@gmail.com.
Staff Assistant - Texas Republican seeks a personable, professional, and organized Staff Assistant. Duties include, but are not limited to: arranging and conducting tours; answering phones; and responding to constituent correspondence. Candidates must have strong writing and interpersonal skills. Texas ties are a plus. Please email resume, cover letter, and a short writing sample to email@example.com.
Internship - A Capitol Hill (unpaid) internship is available starting in August to assist Congressman Steve Scalise (LA-01) and his staff in the day-to-day operations of the office answering telephones, greeting visitors, guiding tours of the Capitol, and assisting in legislative projects. As an intern, you will be able to shadow the Congressman in committee and meetings. Interns are encouraged to attend committee hearings and briefings contingent that work in the office is complete. Our interns will experience a firsthand view of the legislative process and an all inclusive Capitol Hill experience. This is an excellent opportunity for college students or recent graduates interested in obtaining Hill experience. Please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internship – The office of Congressman Michael Turner (OH-9) is IMMEDIATELY seeking a full-time or part-time intern for the remainder of the Spring and Summer in Washington, D.C. Responsibilities include answering phones, organizing, distributing, and inputting mail, providing tours of the Capitol, and assisting legislative staff in research and writing projects. An immediate start date is preferred. Please email cover letter and resume to email@example.com with Internship in the subject line. This is an unpaid internship.
Professional Staff (Health) - A Republican Senate office seeks experienced staff member to handle health issues. Position requires extensive policy experience in health care and a strong working knowledge of the legislative process. Duties include researching and developing legislation and working it through the legislative process, hearing preparation and organization, drafting letters, statements, and memos. Interested applicants must be strong communicators both in written and oral forms, independent self-starters and work well in a fast paced environment. Senate legislative and oversight experience preferred. Some travel is required. Please send a cover letter, resume, and a 300 word assessment of a key health care issue in the body of the email message to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating job referral number 211390 in the subject line.
Legislative Correspondent - Republican Senator seeks Legislative Correspondent to answer constituent mail. The issue portfolio focuses primarily on, but is not limited to health care and education. Candidates must have a proven track record of excellent writing and communication skills. Legislative Correspondents are required to maintain tight deadlines while often handling multiple tasks. Previous Capitol Hill experience and/or background in health care/education issues preferred. Applicants should email cover letter and resume to HealthLC@yahoo.com.
Systems Administrator - Western Republican Senator seeks a Systems Administrator to oversee computer systems in DC and State offices. Responsibilities include determining hardware, software and system requirements to meet the IT needs of the office, maintaining and troubleshooting hardware and software problems related to the network, desktop devices, and other office equipment, and providing blackberry support. Ability to troubleshoot (network, hardware, and software) and knowledge of website development is strongly recommended. Knowledge of Intranet Quorum and Enterprise is a plus. The ideal candidate should be well-organized, dependable and flexible, and able to balance multiple-tasks as well as maintain composure under pressure. Applicants must also demonstrate a strong aptitude for training staff on computer applications and have strong oral and written communication skills. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to email@example.com indicating job referral number in the subject line.
Banking/Financial Services Adviser - Republican committee seeks aggressive and experienced staff member to handle banking/financial services, lending, and small business issues. Knowledge of financial sector and credit card industry a plus. Interested applicants must be strong writers, independent self-starters, and work well in a fast paced environment. Capitol Hill/legislative oversight experience preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send a cover letter, resume and two writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating job referral number in the subject line.
Committee Budget Analyst - Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs is seeking a Budget Analyst. Responsibilities include conducting oversight of regulatory agencies, developing and staffing hearings, and preparing memoranda, statements and speeches. Applicants should possess MBA, CPA, or similar educational background. Please email resume to: email@example.com.
Committee Counsel - Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs is seeking attorneys with banking or housing law experience. Responsibilities include drafting legislation, developing and staffing hearings, and preparing memoranda, statements and speeches. Applicants should possess excellent academic credentials and at least 3 years of private practice or regulatory experience. No Capitol Hill experience required. Please email resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Staff Assistant - The Republican Labor Policy Office for the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee seeks an enthusiastic, detail oriented individual with a strong interest in labor and employment policy. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, letter writing, preparing for hearings, conducting research and analysis, and providing general office support to the labor office professional staff. Qualified applicants must demonstrate strong communication and research skills, be able to work well in a team environment, have a strong sense of initiative and be able to multi-task in a professional work setting. Please e-mail resume and cover letter to email@example.com indicating job referral number 211388 in the subject line.
Deputy Office Manager - Senior Southern Republican Member seeks a Deputy Office Manager to assist in a broad range of office management and administrative tasks. Duties include mastery of all Senate administrative systems and procedures, including budgeting, reimbursement, parking, payroll, transit, systems, Sergeant-at-Arms, Disbursing, and telecom. Candidate should be well organized with an eye for details. The candidate must also have strong written and verbal communication skills, be able work independently, and, most importantly, be able to work quickly and under time constraints. Hill experience is not required, however previous relevant experience is preferred. Please send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Administrative Assistant/Scheduler - Republican Senator seeks an individual to serve as the Assistant to the Chief of Staff and Assistant Scheduler. This person would be responsible for responding to all incoming invitations, researching travel arrangements, handling all communications, performing legislative research and providing general assistance for the Chief of Staff. This person would also be the general and backup support for the Scheduler. In addition, this person would also be responsible for handling various administrative duties assigned. This person must be flexible, detail-oriented, able to juggle multiple tasks and have strong writing, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Some scheduling and Hill experience preferred. This is not an entry-level position. Salary commensurate with experience. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to email@example.com indicating job referral number 211387 in the subject line.
Internship - Republican Senator seeks highly motivated students for full-time unpaid internships in fast-paced press department. Ideal candidates will have ties to the Northeast with previous Hill or press office experience and an interest in communications. Responsibilities include writing press releases and memos, providing administrative support, conducting research and assisting the Press Staff with day-to-day operations. Applicants must have strong writing and interpersonal skills, interest in communications, and the ability to multi-task with short deadlines. Interns must be able to start as soon as possible, and should be available to continue through August. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating job referral number 211389 in the subject line.