Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Republican Study Committee Jobs List -- September 10th, 2012
Scheduler – House Republican seeks a well-organized scheduler for fast-paced Washington, D.C. office. Scheduler would be responsible for handling Member’s Washington D.C. scheduling, personal correspondence, travel to and from D.C., and other administrative tasks as needed. Candidate should possess Hill experience, familiarity with scheduling and office operations, strong interpersonal skills, as well as ability to be detail oriented and juggle multiple tasks. Familiarity with Word, Excel, Outlook, and IQ is required. Previous scheduling experience and southwest ties preferred but not required. Salary commensurate with experience. This is not an entry level position. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and two references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Staff Assistant – Active Texas Republican is looking for a staff assistant. Duties include driving the Congressman, overseeing constituent mail, organizing tours and flags, supervising and training interns, assisting press secretary, and recording and editing hearing clips. Must be organized and enjoy working with constituents. Ideal candidate is a Texan and recent college graduate currently working on the Hill as an intern or staff assistant. Email resumes and cover letters to Phaedra.email@example.com with “Staff Assistant” in subject line. No calls or drop-bys please. Internships – The office of Congressman Robert Latta (OH-5) is looking for interns for Fall 2012 for our Washington, D.C. office. We are looking for highly qualified candidates that are motivated, detail-oriented, and personable. The ideal candidates will have excellent research and writing abilities, be able to multi-task and interact well with constituents. These are unpaid positions, but interns will have the opportunity to experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the legislative process, and attend briefings of interest. Responsibilities include answering the phone, giving tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, and supporting the legislative and communication staff on various projects. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Erin Partee at firstname.lastname@example.org. Ohio ties are preferred, but not required. Internships – The office of Congressman Doug Lamborn has an immediate opening for internships in his Washington DC office. Duties include, but are not limited to: working with the Chief of Staff, Legislative Director and Legislative Aides in drafting constituent correspondence, attending congressional hearings and briefings, answering phones, sorting mail and conducting tours of the Capitol. If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to Brandon Miller at Brandon.email@example.com indicating "Internship" in the subject line. Internship – The office of Congressman Todd Rokita (IN-4) is seeking an intern to join the Washington, D.C., office for the Fall 2012 semester. Duties include, but are not limited to: greeting visitors, providing constituent tours, opening mail, answering phones, attending briefings, assisting with legislative research, and providing aid to staff-members with various projects. Interns will gain an understanding of the legislative process and the functions of a congressional office. The ideal candidate will be a hard-working, detail-oriented professional with strong oral and written communication skills. Office hours are 8:30am-6pm while the House is in session and 9am-5pm out-of-session. Internships are unpaid, but college credit is available, and there is some flexibility to customize hours and start/end dates. Indiana ties are preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should email firstname.lastname@example.org with a resume and a cover letter and Fall Internship in the subject line. Internship – Congressman Bill Posey (FL-15) has a full-time internship available immediately until the end of November in his Washington, DC office. Duties include but are not limited to answering telephones, greeting visitors, conducting tours of the Capitol, researching legislative issues, writing letters and working with our mail database system. There will also be opportunities to experience Washington DC and cultivate your interest in American government by attending briefings, hearings, and classes. Qualified candidates should possess excellent organizational and communication skills, should have a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic. Although internships are unpaid, our office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university. Florida ties are preferred but not necessary. All interested individuals should submit a cover letter and resume to Tim.Convy@mail.house.gov with “2012 Internship” in the subject line. No phone calls please. Include in your cover letter why you would like to intern on the Hill for Congressman Posey, why you believe you are qualified, as well as how soon you will be able to start. Should we wish to move forward with an interview, we will contact you soon. Internship – Representative Steve Scalise (LA-01) is currently accepting internship applications for the fall of 2012. The internship would open immediately with some flexibility for start/end dates. Louisiana ties are a plus but not required. Interns will be responsible for greeting visitors, answering phones, giving tours of the US Capitol, and assisting staff in various projects. Interested candidates should send a resume and a cover letter to email@example.com with “Fall 2012 Internship” in the subject line. Internships – The Office of Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) is seeking interns for the Fall 2012 semester in the Washington, D.C. office. Day to day responsibilities include (but are not limited to) greeting constituents, answering telephones, sorting mail, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, assisting legislative staff with projects, attending Congressional briefings and hearings, and assisting with press activities. The ideal candidate will be a college student or recent graduate who is motivated; is detail-orientated; possesses strong organizational, communication and writing skills; has a positive attitude; and has the ability to manage multiple tasks and work well under pressure and in a team environment. Texas ties preferred. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with "ATTN: Intern Coordinator" in the subject line.