Monday, February 11, 2013
House GOP Jobs Bank -- February 11th, 2013
Looking for a Job on the Hill? Follow @GOPJobBank or our Facebook page for instant updates as new jobs become available. Would you like your resume to be included in the House GOP Resume Bank? Job Postings Permanent Positions | Internships To add a job posting to the GOP Job Bank, please email GOPJobPostings@mail.house.gov. Unless otherwise requested, job postings listed longer than two weeks will be removed. Those wishing to be receive GOP Job Bank email updates should email GOPJobBank@mail.house.gov with the subject "Add to List." Note: Due to the volume of requests received, the office of Conference Secretary Virginia Foxx cannot accept drop-ins or phone calls related to the GOP Job Bank. No informational interviews will be granted. Permanent Positions Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant (2/5/13) Republican Member of Congress looking for a Legislative Correspondent/Press Assistant to handle constituent mail and social media under the direction of the Communications Director and Legislative Director. This person will also be responsible for clipping videos, compiling daily press clips, updating the website and other tasks as delegated. Must be a proactive self-starter, willing to learn quickly and work hard. Previous Hill and Campaign experience required. Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Legislative Assistant (1/22/13) Conservative Republican Member of Congress seeks an experienced and proactive Legislative Assistant with a background in banking, financial services, and housing issues among others. The candidate must be proficient with industry and sector specific regulations as well as have a working familiarity with emerging policies. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Preparing Member for briefings and floor activity as well as developing legislative initiatives. The candidate must posses 2 years of previous Legislative Capitol Hill experience and have a meticulous knowledge of the legislative process. Send resume, cover letter, writing samples as well as four references to email@example.com. Judiciary Legislative Assistant (1/18/13) A Republican Member is seeking a hard-working individual for staffing the member on Judiciary issues on the Committee. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, TEAM PLAYER, with strong research and writing skills, and must have at least two years of Judiciary legislative experience on Capitol Hill. Experience in intellectual property issues preferred. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, developing and implementing legislative initiatives, meeting with constituents and interest groups, writing floor statements and remarks, serve as a policy expert, and advise the Member on an assigned set of legislative issues. Please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to HouseGOPJobs1@gmail.com with your first and last name and “Judiciary Legislative Assistant” in the subject line. Salary commensurate with experience. Internships Internship (2/8/13) The Office of Rep. Mike Kelly (PA-03) is accepting applications for spring interns in our Washington, D.C. office. The internship is available immediately and will run to the end of the spring semester. Please note that although the internship is unpaid and housing is not provided, it is a great opportunity for interns to gain hands-on experience in a friendly Hill office. Qualified applicants should have a good work ethic, sound communication skills, and political knowledge. Duties include, but are not limited to: providing general constituent services (including answering phone calls, sorting mail, and recording opinions on legislative matters), giving tours of the Capitol, assisting staff members and Rep. Kelly with legislative or outreach projects, and any other duties that may be assigned. Pennsylvania ties and college students or recent grads are preferred, but not required. Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to Carly Turk (Intern Coordinator) at firstname.lastname@example.org with “Spring Internship” as the subject. Internship (2/7/13) A Tennessee House Republican seeks a full-time unpaid intern to begin as soon as possible. Duties will include welcoming guests, handling constituent communications, giving tours of the Capitol, attending briefings and hearings, and assisting the office staff. College students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply. Tennessee ties are a plus, but not required. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter detailing their interest and time commitment they are willing to make to Zach.Parkinson@mail.house.gov. Internship (2/1/13) Southern Republican office seeks interns for the spring 2013 semester to start immediately. Applicants should be public policy oriented, organized, hardworking, well mannered, enthusiastic, and responsible. Interns will have the opportunity to conduct tours of the Capitol, research legislation, help constituents, attend briefings and hearings for Legislative staff, assist the press team with special projects, and assist the staff with other duties. The internship in unpaid, however interns will gain valuable firsthand experience in a Congressional setting. Internships are available for both Press and Legislative. Hours are flexible, and can be shaped around class and work commitments. Interested applicants please send Resume and Cover letter to: email@example.com. In the subject Line please put First Name Last Name: Internship Candidate. Internship (2/1/13) Midwestern Republican seeking interns for Washington, DC office. Primary duties will include answering phones, tours, and assisting with constituent mail. Email resume and availability to firstname.lastname@example.org. Internship (1/31/13) Florida House GOP member seeks full-time unpaid intern to begin as soon as possible. A qualified candidate will be well-organized, responsible, dependable, and have good oral and written communication skills. Duties will include answering phones, sorting and distributing mail, assisting with press office functions, running errands, and aiding the Staff Assistant and Legislative Staff as necessary. Interns will often act as a direct liaison between the member and constituents. No previous Hill experience necessary. All interested applicants should e-mail their cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Internship (1/25/13) Illinois Republican Representative is looking for recent college graduates or current college students for unpaid congressional internship positions. These internships are available now on either a full-time or part-time basis. Qualified candidates will be highly organized, prompt, responsible, and ready to work in a fast paced environment. Strong oral and communication skills are a must. Daily duties will include assisting staff, answering phones, organizing mail, giving tours of the Capitol Building, and attending hearings and briefings for legislative staff. Interns will gain valuable Capitol Hill experience and further their understanding of the legislative process. Illinois ties are preferred but not necessary. All interested applicants should e-mail their resume and/or cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org Internship (1/17/13) A Southern Republican seeking an intern who can start immediately. The primary responsibilities will be to answer phones, greet visitors, give tours, assist with entering mail into IQ and other tasks as assigned. The ideal candidate will have writing experience, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and a high degree of professionalism. Please email (with your name in the subject line) a resume and cover letter to email@example.com Internship (1/16/13) Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (NC-05) has an opening for a legislative internship starting immediately and continuing through the end of the spring semester in her Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the staff with data management, researching legislative issues, attending hearings, and giving Capitol tours. Any applicant should have excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to work diligently and upon instruction in a fast-paced work environment. Any candidate must also be self-motivated, detail oriented, and able to multi-task. Full time availability and NC ties are preferred. Any person interested should complete the internship application found at http://foxx.house.gov/internships/, as well as email a resume and cover letter to Tabetha.Bryant@mail.house.gov. Internship (1/15/13) Congressman Rob Woodall (R-GA) is currently seeking interns to start work immediately in our Washington, D.C. office. Interns will work alongside the staff assistant answering phones, pending mail, and handling other administrative tasks. Interns will also learn about the legislative process, assist with research, and have other unique opportunities as they arise in the office. Applicants should be detail oriented, punctual, and have a zest for service and learning. Candidates with an interest and/or background in communications will be given preference. Interested candidates should direct their resume and a brief statement of why they want to intern with Congressman Woodall to Mr. Chase Murray at firstname.lastname@example.org. Internship (1/14/13) Conservative, Mid-West Congressman is looking for spring semester, unpaid interns for his Congressional office in Washington D.C. to begin immediately. Our office is looking for enthusiastic current students or recently graduated students interested in learning more about Capitol Hill and working for a Republican Representative. Responsibilities include answering phones, responding to constituent mail, researching legislation, and leading Capitol Hill tours. Interns will also have the opportunity to attend hearings and briefings as well as perform additional duties based on their ability and interests. We are looking for well-organized, highly motivated interns with a positive attitude, a strong work ethic, and willingness to learn. Please e-mail a resume and cover letter highlighting any relevant experience or academic work to email@example.com. No previous Hill experience is required. Internship (1/11/13) Congressman Markwayne Mullin (R-OK2) is currently seeking interns to start work immediately in our Washington, D.C. office. Interns are responsible for assisting with general front office duties including answering phones, conducting and scheduling tours of the Capitol, logging and writing office correspondence, and helping with other administrative tasks. Applicants should be detail oriented with excellent communication skills and a friendly demeanor. Oklahoma ties are preferred but not required. Interested candidates should direct their resume, cover letter, and a short writing sample to Jonathan Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org.