Revised: February 20, 2019 at 12:01 AM

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224884 PRESS SECRETARY -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks a mature, experienced Press Secretary to serve in a very active DC-based communications office. This is not an entry-level position and this person will the primary on-the-record spokesperson for the Senator. Applicants should have previous Capitol Hill, campaign, or similar communications/press experience. Responsibilities will include fielding reporter inquiries, planning, organizing, and staffing press events, developing relationships with national and in-state reporters, TV bookers, and producers, drafting press releases and memos, and working closely with other members of the communications and legislative teams. Ideal candidates are hard working, proactive, and detail-oriented communicators who work well under deadline with a sense of humor and a positive attitude. Advancement opportunities exist for the right candidate. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should send a writing sample and resume to: senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224883 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Northeastern Democratic Senator seeks Deputy Press Secretary in very active DC-based communications office. The ideal candidate is a creative and strong writer capable of distilling complex policy issues into clear, straightforward language. Responsibilities include drafting speeches, op-eds, press releases, media advisories, statements, talking points, and other communications materials as needed, often under short deadlines. The deputy will also be responsible for managing the daily clips process. Applicants must be detail-oriented, highly-motivated team players who are eager to learn and work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should send a writing sample and resume to: senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224882 ASSISTANT PRESS SECRETARY -

Republican Senator and committee chairman is seeking an organized, hardworking and enthusiastic Assistant Press Secretary with at least 1-2 years of work experience for their Washington, D.C., office. Responsibilities include booking the senator, compiling press clippings, managing press lists, overseeing the press interns and drafting a weekly newsletter, some press releases and social media and other digital content. Applicants should have proficient knowledge of AP Style and major social media platforms. Digital skills and experience are preferred. Strong organizational skills are required. Applicants should also perform well under pressure, be detail-oriented, enjoy a collaborative work environment and be generally positive and pro-active. Midwestern ties preferred, but not required. This position is a dual role in both the personal office and committee office. Applicants should email a resume, writing samples and professional references to midwestgopsen2017@gmail.com.


 
224881 COMMITTEE COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

The Democratic Staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Communications Director to design and implement an aggressive and creative communications strategy in a challenging media environment. Responsibilities include developing strong relationships with reporters; pitching stories; developing messaging; writing press releases, speeches, op-eds and other documents; planning and reviewing documents by policy staff; preparing the Vice Chair for interviews; building relationships with the communication staffs of other committees and offices; and managing a Digital Media Associate and a Press Assistant. A qualified candidate has a minimum of five years of experience in communications; an ability to think creatively about strategy and to find opportunities where others don’t see them; demonstrated ability to convey complex information to a wide audience; excellent writing and editing skills, professional experience or coursework in economic or related issues; social media experience; and the ability to manage a team. Hill or other political experience is strongly preferred by not required. Knowledge of economic issues is a plus. The office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, genetic information, national origin, uniformed service, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and 3-5 writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job title and referral in the subject line. All application materials must be submitted by 5:00 pm EST on March 1, 2019.


 
224880 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Republican Senator seeks experienced legislative assistant to handle tax and trade issues. Successful applicant will have excellent oral and written communication skills, an ability to analyze issues, sound political judgment, experience working in a fast-paced team-oriented environment, and a track record of independent legislative work. Responsibilities include developing and reviewing legislative proposals, drafting written memos and vote recommendations, verbally briefing senior staff and the Senator, staffing the Senator in meetings and hearings, and communicating with key stakeholders and constituents. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224879 PAID INTERNSHIP -

Republican Senator seeks full time interns to start immediately. Duties may include, but are not limited to, assisting with administrative tasks, leading Capitol tours, processing mail, and attending briefings and hearings.  Candidates must commit to complete the internship, which runs till end of May. This is a fast paced office so multitasking and attention to details are required.  Candidates with previous Hill experience and recent college graduates are encouraged to apply.  To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, and references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224878 SENIOR LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Democratic Senator seeks Senior Legislative Assistant to staff the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee and handle additional policy issues. Responsibilities will include advising the Senator on policy matters before the committee, preparing the Senator for hearings, drafting and advancing legislation, providing vote recommendations on issues within the assigned policy portfolio, and representing the Senator in meetings with constituents and stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have policy experience in transportation, telecommunications, technology, internet privacy, and consumer protection issues. Capitol Hill experience required. Senate experience strongly preferred. Western ties and an advanced degree in a relevant policy area are a plus. Candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to 2019SenateCommerceLA@gmail.com.


 
224877 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senator Jack Reed seeks a highly motivated Legislative Assistant with policy experience in a Capitol Hill office and expertise on economic and tax policy.  The Legislative Assistant will also cover judicial and related matters, so a law degree is required.  Qualified candidates will possess strong writing, analytical, research, negotiation, and organizational skills; sound political judgement; and the ability to initiate and undertake multiple tasks, produce quality work under deadline in a fast-paced office environment, and work collaboratively with good humor. The Legislative Assistant will be expected to handle relevant constituent matters. This is not an entry-level position. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to Applications@reed.senate.gov. In the subject line or text of your email, please indicate your level of Capitol Hill experience and issue expertise. Applicants who do not include this information in their email will not be considered. No phone calls or office emails please. Deadline for applying is February 22nd.


 
224876 SPEECHWRITER -

Senator Cortez Masto seeks a speechwriter. The position’s primary responsibilities include drafting the Senator’s speeches, talking points, presentations, video scripts and press releases. Ideal candidate is an excellent writer, fluent in writing and speaking both English and Spanish, detail-oriented, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, a self-starter and have has a sense of humor as well as a mature and clear writing ‘voice’ that can be tailored to the Senator. The candidate must also display sound judgement, intuitive decision making and possess an ability to quickly navigate and comprehend diverse subject matter. Nevada ties preferred. This position is considered comparable to the position of Deputy Press Secretary. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. Please submit a resume, no more than 3 page writing sample of a professional speech, and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224875 CORRESPONDENCE MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST -

The office of Senator Mark R. Warner has an opening for an experienced Correspondence Management Specialist. This position: processes incoming paper and electronic constituent correspondence; batches similar pieces of correspondence; assigns, proofreads and edits final response language; and sends response language. Responsibilities include: sorting paper mail and performing data entry on a daily basis; batching electronic mail; supervising, training and monitoring work of interns relating to their mail responsibilities; communicating with correspondence staff; and serving as a liaison to our CMS vendor for any questions, problems, or projects relating to our CMS. Familiarity with CMS systems, particularly IQ, preferred. One year of Hill or equivalent relevant experience required. To apply, interested parties should e-mail a cover letter and resume to resumes@warner.senate.gov with the subject line “Correspondence Management Specialist.” Please save the cover letter and resume in a single file (pdf preferred) and name the file with your “Last name, First name.” This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, national origin, uniformed status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. This job posting closes on Thursday, February 21, 2019 12:00 pm EST. Applications received after that time will not be considered


 
224874 MINORITY STAFF DIRECTOR -

Democratic Senator seeks candidates for the position of Minority Staff Director of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs based in Washington, D.C.  The Minority Staff Director will have direct supervisory responsibilities over a staff charged with helping to formulate, oversee and carry out the Ranking Member and Democratic memberships’ legislative and oversight priorities on the Committee.  Successful candidates will have previous congressional experience, preferably as a senior-level manager, and have a working knowledge of the policy issues and programs administered by the Committee.  Attention to detail, an ability to manage fast moving issues, and advise the Ranking Member and work well with outside stakeholders are essential skill sets. An excellent collaborative worker and inspired self-starter, the ideal candidate must have strong writing, research, policy, and negotiation skills. Experience conducting investigations and advanced degree a plus. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224873 OVERSIGHT COUNSEL -

Democratic Senator seeks applications for a Committee counsel to assist with oversight, manage nominations, and work on civil rights issues. Applicants should have interest in civil and human rights, conducting Congressional oversight, and general familiarity with health, education, pensions, and labor policy. Previous Hill experience or equivalent preferred. Candidates must have outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines and work as a team player. JD Required. Closes February 22nd. Please email resume and cover letter to HELPOversightJob@gmail.com.  The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The Office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factors


 
224872 SPEECHWRITER -

Western Democratic Senator seeks a qualified individual to serve as a Speechwriter in a very active DC-based communications department. Primary duties will include drafting and revising speeches, talking points, opening statements, quotes, and video scripts, as well as conducting historical and policy research to support high-quality and original speechwriting. The Speechwriter may also assist in the drafting of op-eds and press statements as needed. The Speechwriter will be a part of the communications shop and must be a good team player who is able to work closely across multiple departments to deliver a final product. Candidates must be willing to work hard, write well, meet deadlines, mesh with the team, and have a good sense of humor. Some prior speechwriting experience required; Hill or campaign experience strongly preferred. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224871 CONSTITUENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE -

Republican Senator is now accepting resumes for a full-time Constituent Services Representative handling immigration issues to start immediately in the Orlando District Office. Constituent Services staff works with the Senator to assist Floridians having difficulties with various federal agencies. Casework portfolio requires interacting with and knowledge of USCIS and US State Dept. issues. The primary duties of the Constituent Services Representative are assisting constituents with issues with federal agencies, answering constituent telephone calls and additional responsibilities based on staff needs and experience of the ideal candidate. Qualifications: four-year college degree; must have graduated by start date; strong written and oral communication skills; fluency in Spanish; proficient in Microsoft Office applications; ability to be self-motivated and flexible while handling multiple tasks; ability to complete tasks quickly and effectively with minimal supervision; able to maintain a positive attitude and possess exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills in a deadline-driven work environment. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply. Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to FlaSenatorGOP@gmail.com. Please put “Constituent Services Position – Immigration” in the subject line. 


 
224870 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT/COUNSEL -

Senior Republican Senator is seeking a legislative assistant or counsel to handle a portfolio of issues, including: agriculture, nutrition, appropriations, firearms, government reform, space policy/NASA, small business, federal welfare programs, and child support. The Senator represents a State with a large and influential agricultural community. Ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years of experience handling agriculture issues (and related committee work) for a Republican Member of Congress as a legislative assistant, counsel, professional staff member, or other similar position. Graduate degree preferred, but not required. Please send resumes to: SenateAgricultureLA@gmail.com.


 
224869 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Senator Cortez Masto seeks a highly motivated Legislative Correspondent to handle a portfolio of judiciary and immigration issues. Primary duties include conducting research and drafting responses to constituents’ letters. Other duties include providing assistance to the Judiciary LA, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with constituents and/or interest groups. Candidates should be motivated, entrepreneurial, organized and adept at handling multiple tasks. Strong writing and interpersonal skills a must. Relevant experience and background in related pertinent policy areas a plus. Nevada ties preferred. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224867 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Senator Cortez Masto seeks a highly motivated Legislative Correspondent to handle a portfolio of foreign policy, defense, and veterans affairs. Primary duties include conducting research and drafting responses to constituents’ letters. Other duties include providing assistance to the Foreign Policy LA, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with constituents and/or interest groups. Candidates should be motivated, entrepreneurial, organized and adept at handling multiple tasks. Strong writing and interpersonal skills a must. Relevant experience and background in related pertinent policy areas a plus. Nevada ties preferred. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. Please submit a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224866 EDITOR -

The Secretary of the Senate is seeking an Editor. This is administrative work providing editorial expertise for the Office of the Secretary by editing publications, communications, and correspondence subject to review and approval by the Secretary of the Senate. Work includes reviewing copy and providing editorial advice for correspondence, contracts, speeches, and other communications produced by various departments within the Office of the Secretary; serving as Editor of Unum, the newsletter of the Secretary of the Senate; as well as administering a uniform manual of style for all Secretary publications. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures, the Senate.gov Style Guide, the Chicago Manual of Style, the Government Publishing Office (GPO) Style Manual, the U.S. Senate Handbook, and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/visiting/employment.htm under the Secretary of the Senate. Please submit your application, resume and cover letter by 11:59 pm, February 22, 2019.  Late applications will not be accepted.


 
224865 EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT II -

The Secretary of the Senate is seeking an Executive Assistant II. This is administrative and executive support for the Senate Library. Work includes providing administrative support to the Library’s research training program for Senate staff in the delivery of classroom and online trainings; managing departmental budget accounts and financial recordkeeping for the Library, including its operating budget, enterprise-wide research services, and the Office of Conservation and Preservation; serving as timekeeper and temporary leave approver for the Library and the Office of Conservation and Preservation; and providing primary administrative support to the Secretary of the Senate Editor, for daily office operations, facilities maintenance, and the organization, filing, and archiving of official departmental records and correspondence. Work is bound by the Chicago Manual of Style, the Government Publishing Office (GPO) Style Manual, Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures, the U.S. Senate Handbook, and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/visiting/employment.htm under the Secretary of the Senate. Please submit your application, resume and cover letter by 11:59 pm, February 22, 2019.  Late applications will not be accepted.


 
224864 LEGISLATIVE STAFFER -

Republican Senator seeks a staffer for the legislative team with strong writing, research, and oral communications skills to advise the Senator on issues related to agriculture, energy, natural resources, environment, and trade. Responsibilities include staffing the Senator in meetings and hearings, providing policy and vote recommendations, drafting talking points and memos, and organizing and managing diverse coalitions of interested stakeholders. Ideal candidates will be self-motivated, possess a strong attention to detail, work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment, be passionate about free markets, and have the ability to effectively function both independently and as a member of a team. Capitol Hill experience is preferred. This is not an entry level position. It is LA equivalent. Please send a resume and a cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224863 PRESS/DIGITAL ASSISTANT -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee is seeking a press/digital assistant to support a fast-paced and proactive press office. Responsibilities include compiling press clips, monitoring breaking news, assisting with content creation for social media platforms and website, building press lists and drafting other written materials. The ideal candidate will be detailed-oriented and possess strong written and verbal communication skills. Previous experience working with digital platforms is preferred. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Press Assistant” in the subject line


 
224862 STAFF COUNSEL -

The U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics seeks a non-partisan attorney for the position of staff counsel.  The staff counsel’s responsibilities include as assigned providing advice and training to the Senate community regarding ethics rules and laws, reviewing a high volume of financial disclosure reports, and working on investigative matters.  This is a non-partisan position which requires the ability to serve all members of the Senate community equally without regard to their political affiliation and to refrain from activity that could impair the Committee’s reputation for non-partisanship. Applicants must possess outstanding written and oral communication skills and analytical abilities as well as the sound judgment necessary to evaluate matters that arise before the Committee.  Experience in one or more of the following areas is desirable:  government ethics, ethics counseling, financial disclosure, accounting, finance, securities law, investigations, and criminal law. All applicants must have a JD, be licensed and in good active standing to practice law in a state or territory of the United States or the District of Columbia, and have a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience. The Committee is an equal employment opportunity employer. To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample (no longer than 15 pages) to mailbox_office@ethics.senate.gov


 
224861 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senator Jacky Rosen is seeking a Staff Assistant for her Washington, DC office. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, organized, detail oriented and calm in fast paced environments. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to answering phones, greeting visitors, assisting the Chief of Staff and other projects as assigned. The ability to juggle multiple projects and excellent oral and written communication skills are required. All candidates will complete a writing test as part of the interview process. Nevada ties preferred.  The office is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224860 COUNSEL (OVERSIGHT & INVESTIGATIONS) -

Senior Senator is looking for a proactive, experienced investigations counsel to work on Judiciary Committee staff. Responsibilities to include planning and conducting congressional investigations, working with whistleblowers, and advising in policy matters related to investigations and oversight of the executive branch. Candidates must possess no less than eight years of relevant legal experience, excellent research and writing skills, and strong analytical and communication skills. Must also have a sense of humor, be a team player, and able to work well under pressure and with quick deadlines. Experience with congressional oversight and investigations preferred; Hill experience, particularly in the Senate, is a plus. J.D. is required; please no recent graduates. Please e-mail resume and cover letter for consideration to jud.dem.senate@gmail.com and include “oversight and investigations counsel” in the subject line.


 
224858 COUNSEL -

The majority (Republican) staff of a U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations is accepting applications for an investigative counsel position. Applicants should have 2-5 years’ experience, preferably in a law firm or similar environment, and demonstrate a strong interest in both congressional investigations and legislation. Applicants must be motivated, hard-working self-starters. They should have strong written and oral communication skills. Please email a cover letter and resume to SenateJobOpenings@gmail.com with the subject line Counsel Application.


 
224857 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Northeastern Democratic Senator seeks experienced Deputy Press Secretary. The ideal candidate has excellent writing and communications skills, and professional social media and digital experience, including graphic design, photo and video editing, and social media best practices. Responsibilities include: compiling/overseeing press clips; drafting media advisories, newsletters and press releases; securing local coverage of in-state events; managing digital properties; developing and maintaining relationships with reporters in the state; fielding press inquiries, as appropriate; and working closely with other members of the communications and legislative teams. Applicants must be detail-oriented, highly motivated team players who are able to work in a fast-paced environment and eager to learn. Ties to Northeast region is strongly preferred. Please submit a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. We are an equal opportunity employer. 


 
224856 PRESS SECRETARY -

Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein seeks mature, self-motivated press secretary to serve in Washington, DC. This is not an entry-level position and a minimum 5 years of experience is required. Experience staffing a high-profile government official and familiarity with the legislative process is also necessary. Must demonstrate ability to juggle multiple projects, strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines. On-the-record experience not required, but appreciated. Responsibilities will include fielding reporter inquiries, pitching stories and developing relationships with reporters. Portfolio will include Judiciary Committee as well as other legislative issues. Position will be writing-intensive including drafting press releases, statements, speeches, op-eds, talking points and social media. Weekend and evening work possible. Equal opportunity office encourages women, minority and LGBTQ applicants. Qualified candidates should send cover letter, resume and three writing samples (combined into one pdf) to jobs@feinstein.senate.gov and include “Press Secretary” in the subject line.


 
224854 CORRESPONDENCE AND DATABASE MANAGER -

Democratic Senator is seeking a Correspondence and Database Manager responsible for managing the constituent management system (VOICE) for the office to include managing incoming and outgoing mail, working closely with legislative and state staff to ensure a timely response to all constituent mail, and creating custom lists and reports from the database. Candidates should be detail-oriented with excellent computer skills, organizational skills, and the ability to discern among a variety of legislative issue topics. Ideal candidate should be a self-starter who can work independently; must be able to multi-task and work under tight time constraints in a team-oriented environment. Previous experience with a constituent management system – particularly VOICE – is a plus. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224846 JUDICIARY LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Democratic Senator on the Judiciary Committee seeks a highly motivated Legislative Correspondent to handle a portfolio of nominations, civil rights, criminal justice, and immigration policy in a fun, fast-paced, team-oriented working environment. Primary duties include conducting research and drafting responses to constituents’ letters. Other duties include providing assistance to the Chief Counsel, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with constituents and/or interest groups. We place a high value on our LCs. They are an integral part of the team and are involved in all aspects of the office. Exceptional writing, communication, organizational skills, and attention to detail are essential. Candidates with a J.D. are preferred. Previous Hill experience is a plus but is not required. Delaware ties are strongly preferred. Please submit a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224844 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Senior Democratic Senator is seeking a legislative aide to work on defense, veterans, and foreign policy issues as part of a dynamic and fast-paced national security team. Duties include constituent correspondence, fostering stakeholder relationships, and assisting the team with oversight, research, and policy development. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills are essential. The ideal candidate thrives under pressure, and works well as part of a team and across teams. Military experience a plus. Interested persons should send a resume and cover letter to natsecla@gmail.com. The office is an equal employment opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factors prohibited by applicable federal law.


 
224843 POLICY ADVISOR OR COUNSEL -

U.S. Senator Kyrsten Sinema seeks a Policy Advisor or Counsel to handle matters related to her service on the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee. The candidate should have demonstrated knowledge of technology and telecommunications policy. The portfolio may also include additional issues within the purview of the Commerce Committee and other duties as assigned. Primary responsibilities include the development and execution of legislative initiatives, preparing the Senator for hearings and meetings, and providing vote recommendations on issues within this portfolio. JD and Hill experience strongly preferred. Veterans are encouraged to apply.  This is not an entry level position. A successful candidate will communicate and function effectively in a dynamic and collaborative team. The position reports to the Deputy Chief of Staff/Legislative Director. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Applications received by February 12 will receive priority. Interested applicants should send a resume and a cover letter to sinemaresumes@gmail.com


 
224841 DIGITAL DIRECTOR -

Senior GOP Senator with an active legislative and committee portfolio seeks a Digital Director to support and grow the Senator’s digital presence. This role is a member of the Communications team, and the ideal candidate will be a hard worker, team player, and strong writer able to juggle multiple projects and deadlines at once. Applicants should have at least two years of experience in digital communications including video production, graphic design, vendor and eNewsletter management, and data analytics. This is not an entry level position, and experience working directly with a principal is preferred. To apply, please send resumes and portfolios to GOPdigitaldirectoropening@gmail.com


 
224839 PRESS SECRETARY -

The Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration is seeking a press secretary to oversee communications for the Committee. Responsibilities include: developing a long-term communications strategy, supporting a proactive policy staff, drafting written materials, creating content for social media platforms, and other press responsibilities. Applicants should have Capitol Hill, campaign, or similar experience, including planning press conferences, and drafting/placing op-eds. Ideal candidates should be proactive, creative, detail-oriented, and possess excellent writing skills. This office is an equal opportunity employer and candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. 


 
224838 PRESS SECRETARY -

Democratic senator seeks a press secretary to serve as the lead liaison to the home state media corps. The press secretary will be responsible for developing strong relationships with local media, working closely with the state staff to build and plan state press events, drafting speeches, op-eds, releases, talking points and other communications materials, and staffing the senator in-state for public events. This position reports to the Communications Director and will work with national media as needed. Ideal candidates are politically savvy, proactive, and detail-oriented communicators who work well under deadline with a sense of humor and a positive attitude. Significant travel to the state is required. This is not an entry-level position. Candidates with Alabama ties are strongly encouraged to apply. This office is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to senpressjobs@gmail.com. No phone inquiries or drop-ins, please


 
224837 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Mid-Atlantic Democrat seeks Legislative Aide to cover issues to include budget, telecommunications, technology, pensions, and patents/intellectual property. In addition, the Legislative Aide will support senior members of the legislative staff as necessary. The position requires excellent oral and written communication skills, a thorough understanding of the legislative process, and strong interpersonal skills. Candidates should have a strong worth ethic and be a self-starter. Individuals of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to legisaide19@gmail.com


 
224835 HEALTHCARE LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Midwestern Democratic Senator on the Finance Committee seeks Legislative Aide focused on health care issues for Washington, DC office. Primary responsibilities include drafting responses to constituent correspondence and helping with legislative materials including writing memos, conducting research, and preparing for hearings and meetings. This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced work environment. Knowledge of health care issues is required. Hill experience preferred. Applicants should send both cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224833 REPUBLICAN TAX ADVISOR -

Republican Senator on Senate Finance Committee seeks experienced tax advisor. Ideal candidate will have private sector tax experience and a minimum of five years as a tax attorney, CPA, or economist. Candidates from relevant Federal government tax/economic agencies or think tanks are also encouraged to apply. Please e-mail resume and cover letter detailing interest and tax experience to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224831 UNPAID INTERNSHIP -

The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations majority (Republican) staff seeks unpaid interns to start immediately.  Applicants must be motivated and hard-working, and have strong written and oral communication skills. Responsibilities include conducting research, preparing memoranda for professional staff, participating in preparation for hearings, and various administrative tasks including answering phone calls and directing meetings to staff. Full-time applicants preferred and part-time applicants welcome. Accommodating of student schedules but prefer at least 15-20 hours per week. Please email resumes with the subject line Spring 2019 Internship Application to SenateJobOpenings@gmail.com.  Please state your preferred start date and the days and times you are available to work each week in the email.


 
224829 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Moderate Democratic Senator seeks a highly motivated Legislative Correspondent to handle a portfolio of foreign policy, defense, and veterans affairs in a fun, fast-paced, team-oriented working environment. Primary duties include conducting research and drafting responses to constituents’ letters. Other duties include providing assistance to the Foreign Policy LA, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with constituents and/or interest groups. We place a high value on our LCs. They are an integral part of the team and are involved in all aspects of the office. Exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills are essential. Qualified candidates will have a proven ability to meet short and long-term deadlines. Previous Hill experience and foreign policy background are a plus. Delaware ties are strongly preferred. Please submit a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. 


 
224828 PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER OR COUNSEL -

U.S. Senator Kyrsten Sinema seeks a Professional Staff Member or Counsel to lead a federal management portfolio as part of her Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs subcommittee team. A key responsibility will be oversight of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the management of VA programs. The candidate should have experience with oversight of the VA and demonstrated experience with improving how federal programs are managed and making them more effective and efficient. The portfolio also includes federal agency reorganization, cybersecurity, and parts of the Department of Homeland Security such as the Transportation Security Administration and the U.S. Secret Service. Primary responsibilities include the development and execution of legislative initiatives, preparing the Senator for hearings and meetings, providing vote recommendations on issues within this portfolio, and writing and communicating effectively and efficiently. Hill experience is required. Veterans are encouraged to apply.  This is not an entry level position. A security clearance is not required but the candidate will need to be able to obtain one after joining the office. This position will be part of the Senator’s Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management Subcommittee team. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Applications received by February 6 will receive priority. Interested applicants should send a resume and a cover letter to rafmresumes@gmail.com


 
224826 DIGITAL PRESS SECRETARY -

The Office of Senator Dick Durbin is seeking a D.C.-based Digital Press Secretary to generate Senator Durbin’s online presence in a fast-paced communications operation. Primary duties include: creating and maintaining online content including website, Twitter and Facebook; writing and distributing weekly newsletter; maintaining press lists, online archives and transcripts; and other press responsibilities as needed. Applicants should have 3-4 years of Capitol Hill, campaign, or similar experience, be creative and detail-oriented, and possess outstanding writing, video editing, and graphic design skills. Illinois ties are a plus but not required. The office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Please email a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. 


 
224818 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senior Democratic West Coast Senator is seeking a friendly, dependable, detail-oriented, and highly-motivated individual with excellent organizational, oral and written skills for a Staff Assistant position in the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include answering phones, greeting visitors, responding to constituent requests, processing tour and flag requests, and aiding in administrative duties. The ideal candidate will be proactive, able to multi-task, and be comfortable in fast-paced environments. Pacific Northwest ties preferred. Please email resume and cover letter to staffassistant19@gmail.com. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The Office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factors prohibited by applicable federal law.


 
224816 SUMMER 2019 LAW CLERKS -

Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) is seeking law clerks for the summer of 2019 to assist his Senate Judiciary Committee staff. This substantive position offers law students a unique opportunity to observe and participate in the legislative process working closely with Senator Leahy’s Committee staff on a wide variety of projects and issues. Committee law clerks are typically tasked with conducting legal research, drafting memoranda and materials related to Committee hearings and votes, attending Committee hearings and executive business meetings, and providing assistance with other legislative, nominations, and oversight matters. The clerkship is open to current law students only. Law students with Vermont ties are strongly encouraged to apply. Please email resume, cover letter, two writing samples, law school transcript, and a list of three references to jobs@leahy.senate.gov by March 1, 2019


 
224815 SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE INTERNSHIP -

The Democratic Staff of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee seeks applicants for an unpaid internship for summer 2019. Interns will work with staff teams to provide research, track hearings and legislation, draft memos, and take notes at high-level meetings. Successful applicants will have excellent research and writing skills, as well as academic or professional experience in international relations or a similar field. Both graduate and undergraduate students may apply. Applicants with full-time availability are strongly encouraged to apply, although part-time interns will also be considered. Hill experience and NJ ties are both a plus. Please send a completed application, a resume, and a cover letter in PDF format to democratic_internship@foreign.senate.gov by March 8th, 2019.


 
224814 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on defense, homeland security and government affairs portfolio.  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, attending constituent meetings, conducting research, drafting memos and talking points, tracking legislation, and working closely with national security advisor, legislative assistant(s), state staff and a robust press operation.  This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in an extremely fast-paced environment. Individual must be knowledgeable of current legislative and non-legislative issues, and have a thorough understanding of the legislative process.  This is not an entry-level position.   This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.  Interested applicants should email cover letter and resume to legjobs@email.senate.gov,  ATTN: Defense Leg Aide in the subject line.


 
224813 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on transportation portfolio.  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, attending constituent meetings, conducting research, drafting memos and talking points, tracking legislation, and working closely with legislative assistant(s), state staff and press team.  This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in an extremely fast-paced environment. Individual must be knowledgeable of current legislative and non-legislative issues, and have a thorough understanding of the legislative process.  This is not an entry-level position.   This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.  Interested applicants should email cover letter and resume to legjobs@email.senate.gov, ATTN: Transportation Leg Aide in the subject line.  


 
224812 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on health portfolio.  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, attending constituent meetings, conducting research, drafting memos and talking points, tracking legislation, and working closely with legislative assistant(s), state staff and press team.  This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in an extremely fast-paced environment. Individual must be knowledgeable of current legislative and non-legislative issues, and have a thorough understanding of the legislative process.  This is not an entry-level position.   This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.  Interested applicants should email cover letter and resume to legjobs@email.senate.gov, ATTN: Health Leg Aide in the subject line. 


 
224811 COMMUNITY OUTREACH COORDINATOR - NEWARK, NEW JERSEY -

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez is seeking a hard-working, energetic and dedicated individual to join his Newark, New Jersey office. This is a fast-paced position that requires at least a college degree, valid driver’s license, and excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.  Responsibilities include community relations building through organizational outreach, with an emphasis on the religious and cultural institutions of various communities in New Jersey, including Jewish, Coptic, Greek, Armenian, and others; keeping a pulse on local, national, and international issues affecting these communities; staffing the Senator at public events while he is in the state, including nights and weekends when necessary; as well as constituent services and other tasks when needed. he Senator is looking for someone familiar with New Jersey government and deeply familiar with several of these communities. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume and two character references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov. No phone calls, faxes or drops-ins, please. 


 
224810 COMMUNITY OUTREACH COORDINATOR - NEWARK, NEW JERSEY -

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez is seeking a hard-working, energetic and dedicated individual to join his Newark, New Jersey office. This is a fast-paced position that requires at least a college degree, valid driver’s license, and excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. Responsibilities include community relations building through organizational outreach, with an emphasis on healthcare, education and women’s issues; keeping a pulse on local, national, and international issues affecting these communities; staffing the Senator at public events while he is in the state, including nights and weekends when necessary; as well as constituent services and other tasks when needed. The Senator is looking for someone familiar with New Jersey government and deeply familiar with several of these communities. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume and two character references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov. No phone calls, faxes or drops-ins, please. 


 
224809 CONSTITUENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE -

U.S. Senator Gary Peters’ Detroit office is now accepting resumes for a full-time Constituent Services Representative to start immediately. A background in government or public service is preferred. Senator Peters’ Constituent Services staff works with the Senator to assist Michiganders having difficulties with various federal agencies. Casework portfolio requires interacting with and knowledge of a wide range of federal agencies. The primary duties of the Constituent Services Representative are assisting constituents with issues with federal agencies, answering constituent telephone calls and additional responsibilities based on staff needs and experience of the ideal candidate. Qualifications: four-year college degree, must have graduated by start date; strong written and oral communication skills; proficient in Microsoft Office applications; ability to be self-motivated and flexible while handling multiple tasks; ability to complete tasks quickly and effectively with minimal supervision; able to maintain a positive attitude and possess exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills in a deadline-driven work environment. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply. Applicants should submit by email a résumé, and a cover letter explaining why they are interested in working for Senator Gary Peters to: senatemichiganjobs@gmail.com


 
224807 REGULATORY AFFAIRS COUNSEL/PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Minority seeks a Counsel/Professional Staff Member to support the Committee’s oversight and legislative activities related to regulatory affairs and transparency. Significant regulatory legal or policy experience is required. An ideal candidate will also have extensive background on environmental policy and regulations. This portfolio includes, but is not limited to, regulatory reform, OIRA, Office of Special Counsel, Archives and Classification, Hatch Act, FOIA/FACA, privacy, and E-gov.  Primary responsibilities include the proactive development and execution of legislative and oversight actions within the Committee’s jurisdiction; analyzing regulations; conducting research; drafting official correspondence; preparing the Senator for Committee hearings; meeting with stakeholders; and other associated administrative responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, possess strong interpersonal skills, be able to work under tight deadlines, be able to handle multiple projects at once, have strong analytical skills, and the ability navigate complex issues that arise before the Committee. Title and salary will be based on education and experience. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Regulatory Affairs Position” in the subject line


 
224799 LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR -

Senior Democratic member is seeking a highly motivated individual with extensive legislative, management, and political experience. Responsibilities include coordinating the Senator’s agenda w/ Senate Leadership and floor staff, overseeing floor activity, and managing an aggressive legislative staff. Qualified candidates should have an in-depth knowledge of the legislative process, coalition building, and have the ability to maintain strategic relationships with constituent organizations. This position requires the ability to maintain, update and advance the Senator’s legislative priorities both short and long term. Candidates must be able to meet short deadlines and juggle many priorities in a fast-paced environment. This is not an entry level position. Political experience is highly desired. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, writing sample (no more than 2 pages), and references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in subject line.


 
224798 PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

Senior Democrat on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee is seeking a Professional Staff Member to conduct oversight of federal spending and to advance legislation related to the Government Affairs jurisdiction of the committee. The primary duties of this position will include generating oversight opportunities of wasteful or ineffective government spending, developing legislative strategies for addressing and remedying wasteful spending, managing the Senator’s policy positions related to the committee’s Government Affairs jurisdiction, meeting with stakeholders, federal agencies and other legislative offices to build support for the Senator’s legislative and oversight agenda, and preparing the Senator for subcommittee and full committee hearings within the staff’s policy portfolio.  The ideal candidate should have a mix of legislative and oversight experience; experience investigating waste, fraud and abuse; strong writing and communication skills; and an interest in / ability to work across the aisle to get things done.  This is not an entry level position.  The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation.  The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. To do so, please e-mail a resume and writing sample to demsenatorjob@gmail.com with "Federal Spending Oversight Staffer" in the subject line.


 
224797 DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL MEDIA -

Senior Democratic Senator seeks experienced traditional and digital communicator to help update an already robust press operation, working with both personal office and committee staff. Responsibilities for the Deputy Director of Digital Media include: designing and implementing cutting edge digital components to legislative and constituent driven priorities, drafting weekly and monthly digital strategy calendar and corresponding analytics reports, working side by side with legislative and communications teams on messaging plans, working with outside groups to support messaging strategy, and maintaining the Senator’s website. Strong writing, data, and digital management skills a must. Graphic design or video editing skills a plus. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Please submit resume, cover letter and writing sample to employment@email.senate.gov with “Deputy Director of Digital Media” in the subject line.


 
224796 WRITER -

The Senate Democratic Media Center seeks a talented, creative content writer to join our team. Responsibilities include video script writing, blog writing, digital writing for platforms like Twitter and Facebook, and graphic copy. Working out of the office of Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer, our team produces digital content for all Democratic Senators. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated relevant writing experience. Previous government writing, communications or digital experience is preferred but not required. Writing and editing skills in Spanish are a plus. We’re seeking applicants with high energy, enthusiasm, and who are willing to be a team-player. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and work samples to digitaldems.senate@gmail.com. Please include the title “Writer” in the subject line.


 
224795 PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

The Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee (Democratic staff) seeks a Professional Staff Member to handle small business issues related to federal regulations, appropriations, and the budget. Applicants should have an advanced understanding of federal rulemaking, Small Business Administration programs and policies, and the Federal budget process. Prior experience on Capitol Hill is preferred. Excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to generate new ideas, and the ability to formulate and analyze legislation are required. Please e-mail a cover letter, writing sample, and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224794 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Western Democratic Senator seeks an experienced Legislative Assistant to handle foreign relations, defense, veterans, and intelligence issues.  Individual will be responsible for: monitoring pending legislation in assigned issue areas; drafting amendments and bills; meeting with constituents and overall stakeholder engagement; and preparing briefing materials for the Senator.  Hill experience required. Law degree and TS/SCI Clearance preferred but not required. This is not an entry-level position.  Qualified candidates will also have strong writing, analytical, negotiation, and organizational skills, as well as the ability to operate effectively under pressure while juggling multiple tasks and work well as part of a team. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224793 REGIONAL MANAGER -

Senator Casey seeks a Regional Manager for his Scranton office to oversee all regional outreach under the direction of the State Director and the Deputy State Director.  This individual will: act as the Senator's liaison to all government, community and constituent groups and civic leaders in their assigned geographic area; monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the region and update the Senator accordingly; attend civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing the Senator in his absence; as well as other duties assigned. The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to generate new ideas, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment. Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government, community outreach and/or political organizing and solid ties to Scranton and/or northeastern Pennsylvania in addition to a strong knowledge of state government, local issues, geography and demographics. Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject line “Regional Manager.”  Absolutely no phone calls or drop-bys, please.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.  Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes. Requests for accommodation should be directed to open_positions@casey.senate.gov.


 
224787 CHIEF CLERK -

The U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics seeks a Chief Clerk to provide administrative, operational and budgetary support to the Committee. The Chief Clerk works closely with the Committee’s Chief Counsel/Staff Director and other staff leaders in the day-to-day operations of the Committee. The Chief Clerk’s responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: maintaining the Committee’s budget; preparing reports; on-boarding new employees; maintaining Committee records and financial data; supervising administrative staff; supporting Committee meetings and hearings; supporting the staff in carrying out all Committee functions, overseeing various administrative functions of the Committee; assisting in the development and administration of office policies and procedures; and other duties as assigned. This is a non-partisan position which requires the ability to serve all members of the Committee and Senate community equally without regard to their political affiliation and to refrain from activity that could impair the Committee’s reputation for non-partisanship.  Applicants must be highly organized and detail oriented, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and have the sound judgment necessary to handle matters that arise before the Committee. Experience in one or more of the following areas is desirable: office management/administration, records management, personnel management, paralegal, budget planning/oversight, and/or non-partisan Senate/House office/committee. All applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree and have a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience. The Committee is an equal employment opportunity employer. To apply, send a resume and cover letter to mailbox_office@ethics.senate.gov


 
224786 STAFF ASSISTANT -

The Select Committee on Ethics seeks a Staff Assistant to provide administrative support to the Committee.  The Staff Assistant’s responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:  answering phones and routing calls, managing the reception desk, data entry, filing, drafting correspondence and other written work, performing research, working with a variety of databases and computer programs, providing support to the Committee’s professional staff, and various other administrative duties as assigned. This is a non-partisan position which requires the ability to serve all members of the Committee and Senate community equally without regard to their political affiliation and to refrain from activity that could impair the Committee’s reputation for non-partisanship. Applicants must be highly organized and detail oriented, possess exceptional customer service and communication skills, and have the sound judgment necessary to handle matters that arise before the Committee. All applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree. The Committee is an equal employment opportunity employer. To apply, send a resume and cover letter to mailbox_office@ethics.senate.gov


 
224784 PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs seeks an individual with expertise on the regulation and supervision of financial institutions.  The position’s responsibilities include providing analysis and advice on financial services laws, specifically those pertaining to large banks and insurance companies. Applicants must possess exceptional written and oral communication skills and analytical abilities as well as the sound judgment necessary to evaluate matters that arise before the Committee.  All applicants must have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.  Experience drafting legislation, or writing rules at a financial regulatory agency is desirable but not required.  The Committee is an equal employment opportunity employer. To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and short writing sample (no longer than 10 pages) to senatebankingdemocrats@gmail.com.  No calls please.


 
224780 LAW ENFORCEMENT PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Minority Senator seeks Professional Staff Member to support the Committee’s oversight and legislative activities related to law enforcement issues. This includes but is not limited to drug smuggling, Federal Protective Services, Secret Service, CBP/ICE (non-immigration related), first responder issues, emergency communications, and civil rights/civil liberties.  Primary responsibilities include the proactive development and execution of legislative and oversight actions within the Committee’s jurisdiction; conducting research; drafting official correspondence; preparing the Senator for Committee hearings; meeting with stakeholders; and other associated administrative responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, be able to work under tight deadlines, be able to handle multiple projects at once, and be able to obtain a security clearance. Title and salary will be based on education and experience. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Law Enforcement PSM” in the subject line


 
224779 DOMESTIC SECURITY PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Minority Senator seeks Professional Staff Member to support the Committee’s oversight and legislative activities related to chemical and biological security. This includes but is not limited to chemical security/CFATS, bio and agriculture security, pandemic preparedness and response, Coast Guard, arctic policy, and space weather.  Primary responsibilities include the entrepreneurial development and execution of legislative and oversight actions within the Committee’s jurisdiction; conducting research; drafting official correspondence; preparing the Senator for Committee hearings; meeting with stakeholders; and other associated administrative responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, be able to work under tight deadlines, and be able to handle multiple projects at once. Title and salary will be based on education and experience. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Domestic Security PSM” in the subject line


 
224778 PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER OR COUNSEL -

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Minority Senator seeks Professional Staff Members and Counsels to support the Committee’s oversight and legislative activities. Primary responsibilities include the entrepreneurial development and execution of legislative and oversight actions within the Committee’s jurisdiction; conducting research; drafting official correspondence; preparing the Senator for Committee hearings; meeting with stakeholders; and other associated administrative responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, be able to work under tight deadlines, and be able to handle multiple projects at once. Candidates with legal and policy backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Title and salary will be based on education and experience. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with "HSGAC STAFF" in the subject line


 
224769 SUMMER LAW CLERK - SENATOR BLUMENTHAL -

Senator Blumenthal is hiring a team of full-time Law Clerks for the summer. Senator Blumenthal’s Law Clerk Program allows individuals to become part of the legislative team that manages the Judiciary Committee portfolio for Senator Blumenthal. Law Clerks will be responsible for advising senior staff and Senator Blumenthal on legislative decisions, as well as drafting legislation, performing legal research and writing, and composing a variety of written materials. Law Clerks may also have the opportunity to collaborate with staff members in other policy areas as well, depending on the needs of the office and the interests of the student. Law Clerks must be able to write quickly and clearly, be flexible in adjusting to changing circumstances and legislative priorities, and be self-starters capable of taking responsibility for complicated, ongoing projects. Applicants must either (1) be currently enrolled in an accredited JD program, or (2) have a JD from an accredited program. Demonstrated interest in public service is preferred. To apply for the program, please submit a cover letter, resume, one 3-5 page writing sample, and current transcript to jobs@blumenthal.senate.gov with the subject line Judiciary Law Clerk. This is an unpaid position. Applications for the fall, spring, and summer sessions are processed on a rolling basis. Applications for the summer will be considered on a rolling basis until February 15


 
224766 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee is seeking a skilled writer to support the press operation. Duties include writing speeches, talking points, press releases, reports and other communications materials. The ideal candidate is a creative, detail-oriented and experienced writer capable of distilling a wide range of complex policy issues into relatable messaging. Additional duties will include pitching and fielding incoming press inquiries. Position requires strong research skills and the ability to operate under tight deadlines. Previous Capitol Hill or similar experience is preferred. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Deputy Press Secretary” in the subject line


 
224765 PRESS/DIGITAL ASSISTANT -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee is seeking a press/digital assistant to support a fast-paced and proactive press office. Responsibilities include compiling press clips, monitoring breaking news, assisting with content creation for social media platforms and website, building press lists and drafting other written materials. The ideal candidate will be detailed-oriented and possess strong written and verbal communication skills. Previous experience working with digital platforms is preferred. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Press Assistant” in the subject line


 
224762 LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL -

Western Democratic Senator seeks a Legislative Counsel to cover a broad portfolio that includes judiciary, commerce, and appropriations issues, including: immigration, judicial nominations, criminal justice and civil rights, government reform, transportation, technology, civilian space, and other related issues. The position requires excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, knowledge of the legislative process, and strong negotiation and analytical skills. Additional duties include developing and executing legislative initiatives; monitoring of legislative developments; representing the Senator; working with stakeholders; preparing materials for meetings, briefings, and events; working with state staff; and coordinating closely with staff and the Senator. This position requires the ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. A J.D. is preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224757 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Conservative Senator is reviewing candidates for legislative and policy work in the DC office. Successful candidates will possess diverse skills, training, and experience. Advanced legal training is a plus but not required. Advanced business and technical training or certifications welcomed. Candidates should passionately support First Amendment freedoms, individual dignity, and the power of free markets and the price system. Senate experience is a significant plus but not a requirement. All candidates should be demonstrably effective communicators in written and oral formats. Please include a cover letter with any submitted resumes that discusses significant experience in Congressional oversight, international trade, commerce, market, financial services, government reform, cyber security, and the Constitution. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224756 DEPUTY SCHEDULER/ASSISTANT TO THE CHIEF OF STAFF -

New England Democratic Senator seeks a Deputy Scheduler/Assistant to the Chief of Staff. Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to,: providing administrative support to the Senator’s Director of Scheduling and Operations including oversight of the Senator’s daily briefing binder, correspondence, travel arrangements, and call lists; planning and maintaining the Chief of Staff’s calendar, meetings, calls and travel; maintaining the utmost confidentiality and discretion at all times; and performing a wide variety of additional administrative duties as required by daily operations of the office. A successful candidate will be a self-starter, detail-oriented, with a shown a history of sound professional judgment and problem solving capabilities. Must have ability to multitask and balance workload in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will have strong teamwork skills and the ability to work with various personalities and styles. Superior oral and written communication skills are required. This is not an entry-level position. Scheduling and/or executive assistant background, prior Hill experience, and direct ties to New England are greatly preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224755 IMMIGRATION & BORDER SECURITY COUNSEL/PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee is seeking a Professional Staff Member/Counsel to support the Committee’s oversight and legislative activities related to border security and immigration. Significant immigration policy experience including at least five years of legislative or legal experiences is required. Primary responsibilities include the entrepreneurial development and execution of legislative and oversight actions within the Committee’s jurisdiction, conducting research, drafting official correspondence, preparing the Senator for Committee hearings, meeting with stakeholders, and other associated responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, be able to work under tight deadlines, and be able to handle multiple projects at once. Title and salary will be based on education and experience. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to  job_application@hsgac.senate.gov  with “HSGAC Immigration Position” in the subject line


 
224733 INTERNS -

A southern Republican office is seeking interns in his Washington, D.C. office for the Spring of 2019. Interns will assist staff members with administrative, legislative and communications work. Typical intern duties include answering constituent calls, opening and sorting constituent mail, giving tours, etc. along with working with the Senator and his staff on research and legislation. Internships are open to undergraduate students and recent college graduates. Preference is given to applicants with southern ties. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224729 LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL -

Midwestern Democrat seeks a Legislative Counsel to cover a legislative portfolio for the Senator including judicial nominations, criminal justice reform, civil rights, campaign finance and related issues. Additionally, the Legislative Counsel will cover privacy, telecom and consumer protection issues for the Senator’s work on the Senate Commerce Committee. The position requires excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, comprehensive knowledge of the legislative process, and strong negotiation and analytical skills. Additional duties include entrepreneurially developing and executing legislative initiatives; constant monitoring of legislative developments; professionally representing the Senator; working with stakeholders; preparing materials for meetings, briefings, and hearings; working with state offices; and coordinating closely with senior staff and the Senator. This position requires the ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. Prior experience working on Capitol Hill and a J.D. is required. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please email a resume and cover letter to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “Legislative Counsel” in the subject line


 
224728 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Midwestern Democrat seeks Legislative Aide to cover issues under the Commerce Committee’s jurisdiction, as well as agriculture, environment, energy and Native American issues.  The Legislative Aide will support the Senior Legislative Counsel. This is not a junior position and prior legislative experience is required. In addition, the position requires excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, comprehensive knowledge of the legislative process, and strong negotiation and analytical skills. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please email a resume and cover letter to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “Legislative Aide” in the subject line


 
224727 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Midwestern Democrat seeks a Legislative Correspondent. The main responsibilities include drafting substantive responses to constituent correspondence and assisting with research, meeting memos, and legislative memos. Candidates must have excellent writing skills, the ability to manage multiple tasks with attention to detail, and a self-starter attitude. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please submit a resume and cover letter to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “Legislative Correspondent” in the subject line


 
224726 CONSTITUENT SERVICES CASEWORKER/FIELD REPRESENTATIVE -

Senator Van Hollen has an opening for a Constituent Services Caseworker in his Largo, Maryland state office. Primary responsibilities include handling a large docket of constituent casework; interacting with constituents and government agencies; and representing Senator Van Hollen at community events. This position provides an opportunity to be part of a hard-working cohesive team and to make a difference in the lives of others. Familiarity with Prince George’s County is essential. An MSW and Spanish-speaking ability are plusses. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, great at multi-tasking, has a strong desire to help people, and has excellent interpersonal and writing skills.  Evening and weekend hours are often required. This is a full-time position with federal benefits. Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to applications@vanhollen.senate.gov. Applications that do not include salary requirements will not be considered. Please put “Constituent Services Position - Largo” in the subject line.  No phone calls, please.


 
224712 ECONOMIC STAFFER -

Democratic senator on the Finance Committee seeks a senior legislative staffer to lead efforts on economic issues including tax, small business and banking. A significant area of focus will be on entrepreneurship and innovation. Qualified candidates will have, at a minimum, a strong policy and academic background and several years’ work experience in this area; excellent writing and research skills; and an interest in/ability to work across the aisle to get things done.  Experience in health policy a plus factor as well.  The office is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please email your resume to demsenatorjob@gmail.com with the subject line “Econ staffer.”


 
224711 SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR -

Senior Democratic Member is currently seeking an experienced legislative professional with six or more years of policy experience to handle a portfolio that will cover issues related to energy, transportation and infrastructure, and housing.  Prior experience working on Capitol Hill or in the Executive Branch required.  A working knowledge of the statutes the Departments of Energy and Commerce are also required.  In addition, the position requires excellent oral and written communications skills; strong interpersonal skills; comprehensive knowledge of the legislative process; and strong negotiation and analytical skills.  Northwest ties are preferred.  The ideal candidate will be a demonstrated team player with the ability to juggle multiple projects under tight deadlines.  This is a full-term position and salary will be commensurate with experience.  Our office is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and sensitive to the needs of the diverse community we serve.  This office does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or uniformed services.  To apply, please send resume and cover letter to: legislativeshop@gmail.com.


 
224705 ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONAL -

Office of a conservative Republican Senator is seeking an administrative professional to join the office’s administrative team.  Duties would include working in conjunction with the Director of Scheduling/Office Operations on various scheduling related projects and tasks, assisting with office management, and supporting the Chief of Staff.  Candidates must be detail oriented, committed to follow through, and able to exercise discretion, as well as uphold the utmost confidentiality at all times. The successful candidate must also have the ability to work well as a team player in a dynamic, fast paced, and ever-changing environment with a positive attitude. Specific relevant experience is a significant plus, but not required. Please include a cover letter with any submitted resume that discusses personal attributes and experience that would make you a great fit for this role and send to to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224700 ENVIRONMENTAL COUNSEL -

The Chairman of a Senate Committee is seeking an attorney with four or more years of litigation or policy experience to serve as an environmental counsel.  Prior experience working on Capitol Hill or in the Executive Branch required.  This is an exempt, full-time position, and salary will be commensurate with experience. Responsibilities include advising the Committee on one or more environmental statutes including the Clean Water Act and NEPA; developing legislative proposals and strategy, and planning and conducting hearings; following the policy activities of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Council on Environmental Quality, and state environmental agencies; and performing other duties as assigned. Qualifications: J.D. degree with top academic credentials; four or more years of litigation or policy experience; experience analyzing regulations, case law, and statutes; excellent oral and written communication skills; strong leadership and organizational skills; ability to work well under pressure and deadlines; strong interpersonal skills, team player; commitment to public service; thorough knowledge of the legislative process; and availability to work long hours when needed. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224692 COUNSEL -

Majority Budget Committee staff seeks Counsel to work on areas related to budget policy and enforcement. Candidates should be self-starters with strong writing, research, and communications skills and attention to detail. Candidates should be able to work well under pressure and tight timeframes and able to function effectively as a member of a team. Five years of prior experience in budget policy or Senate procedure required. Please e-mail a resume and cover letter describing experience to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224677 SPECIAL ASSISTANT -

Senator Casey is seeking a Special Assistant. Based out of the Scranton office, this individual will serve as the Senator’s in-state driver to official events, meetings, and other schedule commitments across Pennsylvania.  In addition, this position will provide administrative support to the state team in a wide variety of tasks including answering phones, compiling local news clips, and drafting correspondence among others.  A can-do attitude, attention to detail, discretion, ability to handle multiple projects, be resourceful and strong oral and written communication abilities are required.  Individuals must have impeccable driving skills, a spotless driving record and be available to work evenings and weekends. Strong Pennsylvania ties required. Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter and resume to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject line “Special Assistant”.  Absolutely no phone calls or drop-bys, please. This office is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes. Requests for accommodation should be directed to open_positions@casey.senate.gov.


 
224670 UPAID INTERN -

The Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs (Democratic Staff) seeks a full-time, unpaid intern for Spring 2019. The duties of the position include assisting Committee staff in managing the front office, administrative work, researching, writing correspondence to veterans, and participating in the preparation for hearings, and other legislative work. The internship provides an opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge about how a Senate Committee works to pass legislation, conducts oversight on federal agencies and programs, and implements policy. Interns will also be exposed to the inner-workings of a Senator’s personal office; they will have the opportunity to interact with interns and staffers from the personal office. The ideal intern should be an excellent writer, with the ability to write clearly and concisely; self-motivated; adaptable; and passionate about issues facing our nation’s veterans. Veterans and those with military connections are especially invited to apply, but applications will be reviewed equally. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, and interns are expected to start in mid-January. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample (1-2 pages) to svacdems@gmail.com


 
224640 ENVIRONMENTAL COUNSEL -

The Chairman of a Senate Committee is seeking an attorney with four or more years of litigation or policy experience to serve as an environmental counsel.  Prior experience working on Capitol Hill or in the Executive Branch required.  This is an exempt, full-time position, and salary will be commensurate with experience. Responsibilities include advising the Committee on one or more environmental statutes including the Clean Water Act and NEPA; developing legislative proposals and strategy, and planning and conducting hearings; following the policy activities of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Council on Environmental Quality, and state environmental agencies; and performing other duties as assigned. Qualifications: J.D. degree with top academic credentials; four or more years of litigation or policy experience; experience analyzing regulations, case law, and statutes; excellent oral and written communication skills; strong leadership and organizational skills; ability to work well under pressure and deadlines; strong interpersonal skills, team player; commitment to public service; thorough knowledge of the legislative process; and availability to work long hours when needed. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224637 MOUNTAIN STATE PRESS INTERNSHIP -

Senator Manchin seeks an enthusiastic, professional student or recent post-graduate to assist an aggressive and fast-paced press office.  Tasks include compiling daily press and broadcast clips, organizing, maintaining and updating media lists, drafting press releases, assisting with social media, conducting brief research projects as well as additional tasks to assist the press team. Preference will be given to candidates with West Virginia ties and those who can commit to a fulltime internship.  This internship will begin in January 2019.  To apply, please e-mail cover letter, resume with references and one writing sample to internship@manchin.senate.gov *Please reference the Mountain State Press Internship in the subject line


 
224614 LAW CLERK -

The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations majority (Republican) staff seeks current law students or recent law school graduates for an unpaid clerkship for the 2019 Spring Semester.  Applicants must be motivated and hard-working and have strong written and oral communication skills.  Responsibilities include conducting research, preparing memoranda for professional staff, participating in preparation for hearings, and handling various administrative tasks including answering phone calls and directing meetings to staff.  Full-time applicants strongly preferred; part-time applicants welcome. Please email a resume and cover letter to SenateJobOpenings@gmail.com with the subject line Spring 2019 Clerkship Application. Please state your preferred start date and the days and times you are available to work each week in the email


 
224613 JUDICIARY COMMITTEE LAW CLERK -

The Senate Judiciary Committee (Republican) is seeking a law clerk to assist the Committee’s crime team in Washington, DC. Law clerks assist with legislative research, hearing and memo preparation, and related tasks.  Qualified applicants must be enrolled in law school or have a law degree and have strong research and writing skills.  Part-time or full-time applicants welcome.  This is an unpaid position.  Please email resume, writing sample, and three references for consideration to judiciaryclerkship@gmail.com


 
224590 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT, OREGON DEMOCRAT -

Oregon Senator seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse portfolio covering higher education, Labor, select health programs and a variety of other domestic policy matters. Please submit resume and cover letter to oregonlaopening@gmail.com


 
224569 STAFF ASSISTANT/DRIVER -

Senior Democratic West Coast Senator is seeking a dependable, detail-oriented, and highly-motivated individual capable of working independently with excellent organizational, time management and problem solving skills for a Staff Assistant/Driver position in the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include driving the Senator and aiding in a variety of administrative duties. Qualified candidates must have impeccable driving skills and a vehicle. This position requires the individual be available for extended and unscheduled hours (including nights, weekends and/or holidays). Please email resume and cover letter to staffassistantdriver18@gmail.comThe Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The Office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factors prohibited by applicable federal law


 
224535 ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Senator Brian Schatz is hiring for a legislative aide to cover energy and environment policy.  This is a new position that is being created to expand upon the senator’s work on climate-related policy—a top policy priority for the senator.  The position reports to the senator’s senior advisor for climate and energy and is part of a five-person climate policy team, which also includes a legislative fellow, legislative correspondent, and intern.  The legislative aide will assist the senior advisor for climate and energy on all aspects of energy and environmental policy and will focus on developing and implementing communications strategies to advance climate policy.  This position requires experience in climate-related communications, policy, politics, advocacy, or organizing—and expertise in clean energy is particularly helpful.  Qualified applicants will have strong writing, negotiation, analytical, and organizational skills; exercise sound political judgment; operate well under pressure; and work well as part of a team.  For more details and to apply, please visit http://www.schatz.senate.gov/services/jobs


 
224396 IMMIGRATION COUNSEL -

Senior Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee seeks a Counsel to handle immigration and other issues as assigned. SIGNIFICANT IMMIGRATION EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.  JD required. Significant Hill/political experience strongly preferred.  Must be a team player, a strong writer, and able to work under time pressure in a fast-paced environment, while still maintaining a positive attitude. This is not an entry-level position-- please no recent graduates. Please e-mail resume to vacancies@email.senate.gov and include “Immigration Counsel Position” in the subject line.


 
224271 COUNSEL (OVERSIGHT & INVESTIGATIONS) -

Senior Senator is looking for a proactive, experienced investigations counsel to work on Judiciary Committee staff.  Responsibilities to include planning and conducting congressional investigations, working with whistleblowers, and advising in policy matters related to investigations and oversight of the executive branch. Candidates must possess no less than eight years of relevant legal experience, excellent research and writing skills, and strong analytical and communication skills.  Must also have a sense of humor, be a team player, and able to work well under pressure and with quick deadlines.  Experience with congressional oversight and investigations preferred; Hill experience, particularly in the Senate, is a plus.  J.D. is required; please no recent graduates. Please e-mail resume and cover letter for consideration to jud.dem.senate@gmail.com and include “oversight and investigations counsel” in the subject line.


 
224184 LITIGATION PARALEGAL -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Chief Counsel for Employment is seeking applicants for the Litigation Paralegal vacancy. This is administrative support work providing substantive legal assistance to the Chief Counsel for Employment litigation attorneys. Work includes drafting and preparing legal reports, pleadings, correspondence, and memoranda.  Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures, the U.S. Senate Handbook, and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or http://www.senate.gov/employment.  Please submit your application, resume and cover letter.  This vacancy announcement is open until filled