Communications Director – Congressman Joe Walsh, a conservative Republican in a major media market seeks an experienced and creative Communications Director. This is a very high paced office with a Member who gets a lot of media attention. Candidates must have outstanding communications skills, including speech-writing, press releases, newsletters, mass mail campaigns, new media, talking points and other written materials drafted for the Member. There is a heavy emphasis on new media, so candidates should also have experience in significant website, and social media experience. Candidates must be able to work well with other staff to develop and execute an effective communications strategy for the Member. Campaign or Hill experience is preferred. All candidates should provide: 1) a cover letter; 2) a resume; 3) references. Send application to email@example.com.
Internships – The office of Representative Reid Ribble (WI-08) is seeking qualified candidates to intern in our Washington, D.C. office. This internship is unpaid. We are interested in candidates of all academic disciplines. Interns will assist the staff with a variety of tasks, including office administration, legislative research, constituent correspondence, and other duties as assigned. Administration will include daily tasks such as welcoming guests, being aware of the Congressman’s and staff’s schedules, answering phones, constituent tours, mail administration, and other duties. Legislative research and constituent correspondence will include being aware of current and pending legislation, researching legislation for constituent correspondence, attending briefings, and other duties. Candidates should have excellent writing and communication skills, strong organizational abilities, a good work ethic, an ability to work independently, and the drive to take the initiative in a fast-paced environment. If candidates have any questions or wish to apply, please send resume, writing samples, and references to Derek.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internships – The Office of Congresswoman Ann Marie Buerkle is seeking diligent, energetic, conservative individuals for Fall Internships. Interns will be given the opportunity to develop leadership, management, and policy experience. Duties include answering phones, conducting Capitol tours, assisting staff members and Congresswoman Buerkle with achieving our legislative goals and constituent outreach. Interns will be challenged and will be given practical tools for career and academic success. Applicants should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, be self-motivated, and able to work as part of a professional team. Twenty-fifth District/New York ties are strongly recommended. All interested persons should contact Alisa Cassil, Internship Coordinator for Congresswoman Ann Marie Buerkle, at 202-225-3701 or email@example.com. Please have cover letter, resume, references, and a writing sample available.
IMPORTANT MESSAGE – As a reminder, please submit a copy of your resume AND positions (listed below) that you would like to be considered. You can either forward your resume to RSC@mail.house.gov or submit via the RSC website: http://rsc.jordan.house.gov/Resumes/. Please note, if you have submitted your resume within the past couple months, you DO NOT need to resubmit unless you have made significant changes to it. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.
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Chief of Staff
Committee Counsel/Professional Staff
Communications Director/Press Secretary
New Media Director
Press/New Media Assistant