Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Legislative Analyst -- Heather Podesta + Partners
Heather Podesta + Partners - a cutting-edge government relations firm providing strategic advice to companies, trade associations, non-profits, and individuals - is seeking a legislative analyst to perform a range of duties in a fast-paced environment. This is an exciting and dynamic position with a variety of responsibilities, including: monitoring federal legislation, covering congressional hearings, and drafting memorandums and briefing documents for clients and other members of the firm. Policy issues include education, health care, energy, tax, trade, and defense, among others. There will be opportunities to interact with clients directly and grow your responsibility. Scheduling and other administrative duties are also a part of the position. HP+P is a collaborative and team-oriented boutique firm, and we strive to provide employees with substantive, rewarding assignments that match their interests. Responsibilities will also vary depending upon the rhythm of the congressional calendar and the needs of firm members. This is an ideal position for a college graduate with at least 1-2 years of full-time work experience in government or politics. We welcome applicants who are motivated self-starters; excellent writing and editing skills are required. We provide an exciting work environment with knowledgeable professionals eager to assist new employees learn more about how Washington works. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.