Revised: May 25, 2019 at 04:01 AM

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225083 UNPAID CLERKSHIP -

The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations majority (Republican) staff seeks unpaid law clerks for the Fall of 2019. 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 Fall 2019 Clerkship 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


 
225082 FALL 2019 INTERNSHIPS -

The Washington, DC office of Senator Ed Markey is seeking qualified part-time or full-time interns for the Fall 2019 term. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students and should be responsible self-starters who possess strong writing, research, and interpersonal skills. Backgrounds in political science, international relations, environmental studies, and communications are all desirable but not required. Massachusetts ties are strongly preferred. Interns will assist with legislative and administrative work by serving Massachusetts constituents, researching legislative initiatives and drafting replies to constituent inquiries. They will regularly be attending committee hearings and briefings, as well as assisting with a variety of legislative or press projects. Interns are assigned to work with senior legislative assistants based on issue interests or expertise.  Paid internships are awarded to low income students or to those who may not otherwise be able to afford to live or work in Washington, D.C. To learn more about the internship program, and how to apply, please visit: https://www.markey.senate.gov/services/internships


 
225081 DEPUTY SCHEDULER/ASSISTANT TO THE CHIEF OF STAFF -

Michigan Senator seeks a detail oriented, self starter to serve as Deputy Scheduler.  Applicants must be highly organized, detail oriented, adaptable to the ever-changing schedule, possess strong interpersonal skills, and able to work in a high pressure/ fast-paced environment. The primary responsibilities include organizing, vetting and responding to invitations, compiling nightly briefing materials, managing the Senator’s personal correspondence and call list, organizing the Senator’s weekly constituent coffee hour, communicating information and needs in regards to the Senator’s schedule to staff, providing support to the Chief of Staff and other administrative duties. Position will be in the Washington, DC or Detroit office. Applicant must have an American-made vehicle and be able to drive the Senator. 1-2 years prior Congressional or scheduling experience and Michigan ties are strongly preferred. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please email a cover letter and resume to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com


 
225080 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Midwest Republican Senator’s DC Office seeks highly organized, personable, dependable and professional Staff Assistant for a very busy front office. Responsibilities include answering telephones, greeting visitors, responding to requests for assistance, and constituent tour reservations. An ability to juggle multiple tasks is critical. Applicants must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and be able to work well in a team environment. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225079 FALL 2019 INTERNSHIPS -

The Boston office of Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA) is currently hiring interns for the fall 2019 semester. Intern responsibilities include: managing intake of constituent correspondence and casework; answering phone calls and assisting office visitors; completing short- and long-term research projects; and assisting staff with various administrative tasks and special projects. Applicants should be self-motivated, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a strong writing ability, and an interest in public service. Ties to Massachusetts are strongly preferred. Information about the internship program, including the application details, can be found here: https://www.markey.senate.gov/services/internships.


 
225078 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Senator Merkley’s Washington, DC office seeks a Legislative Correspondent to handle foreign policy, veterans, and defense issues in support of the senator’s work on the Senate Foreign Relations and Appropriations Committees. Primary responsibilities include drafting quality constituent letters within a deadline-driven system, policy research, legislative work, and scheduling support for the Foreign Policy Advisor. This position requires excellent communications and analytical skills. Qualified candidates should be motivated self-starters, highly organized, demonstrated strong writers, able to multitask, knowledgeable about major foreign policy issues, and eager to join a mission-oriented team that thrives in a fast-paced environment. Relevant experience and Northwest ties preferred, but not required. 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. The office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or uniformed service.  We invite members of all diverse communities to apply as we endeavor to best serve constituents from every background. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to DC_Positions@merkley.senate.gov. DEADLINE: Sunday, June 2nd.  


 
225077 DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT SERVICES (#310) -

U.S. Senate SAA, Technology Development Services division seeks Director of Technology Development Services (#310). This is executive and administrative work planning, directing, organizing and managing the Department of Technology Development Services. To apply, applicants must visit https://sen.gov/NN1Y and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225076 PAID INTERNSHIPS -

Senator Dan Sullivan is looking for exceptional Alaskan college students and recent college graduates to join his team in Washington, D.C. Our internship is an excellent way to explore possible career options while gaining valuable life experience that can further your future professional pursuits. Students can expect to work 40 hours a week as a paid temporary employee. Duties will include legislative research, writing constituent correspondence, attending committee hearings and more. This program is eligible for university credit. Amounts may vary, please inquire with your academic advisor. Ideal candidates will be assertive and have excellent communication, research and writing skills. They should also have in depth knowledge of Alaska, the ability to multitask and meet deadlines. To apply, please fill out and  submit your application here: https://www.sullivan.senate.gov/services/internships.


 
225075 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Senior Democratic Senator and Ranking Member of a Committee seeks Deputy Press Secretary for fast-paced communications office. Duties include compiling daily clips; managing press list; responding to press inquiries; drafting press releases, advisories, speeches, talking points, and other written materials; helping to put together and pitch press events; pitching stories;  research support; and other projects. Digital media content creation and general digital media support will also be an important responsibility. Ideal applicant is detail-oriented, highly motivated, a strong and fast writer, very hard worker, and team player who is willing to pick up pieces of projects when needed as well as take ownership of projects and see them through to completion. Previous communications experience or other relevant experience required. Experience writing social media content is preferred. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, color, age, religion, national origin, or disability. Please send cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to westerndemcomms@gmail.com with the subject line "deputy press secretary."


 
225074 LEAD GENERAL CLEANING TECHNICIAN (#501) -

U.S. Senate SAA, Capitol Facilities division seeks Lead General Cleaning Technician (#501). This is responsible lead work participating in, inspecting, and overseeing the work of a small crew engaged in cleaning the Senate wing of the U.S. Capitol building. To apply, applicants must visit https://sen.gov/NN1Y and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225073 SYSTEMS ENGINEERING APPRENTICE (#201) -

U.S. Senate SAA, Chief Information Officer, Enterprise Infrastructure, Enterprise Infrastructure Support division seeks Systems Engineering Apprentice (#201). This entry-level position will implement, maintain and support information technology and telecommunications services and systems. To apply, applicants must visit https://sen.gov/NN1Y and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225072 ED GREELEGS INTERN SCHOLARSHIP -

Sen. Richard Durbin’s Office seeks students from Illinois or those studying in Illinois for the Ed Greelegs Intern Scholarship this fall. The recipient will receive a full-time, paid internship opportunity in the Senator’s DC office where their responsibilities will include legislative research, assisting staff in writing memos, attending briefings and hearings, and providing additional support in both the Senator’s leadership and policy offices. In order to be eligible for the Ed Greelegs Scholarship Program, students must be a resident of Illinois or be enrolled in an accredited college or university in Illinois; must demonstrate financial need; must not be receiving outside financial aid for their internship; and must have demonstrated an interest in public service and the legislative process. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Interested candidates please complete the internship application found at: https://www.durbin.senate.gov/help/internships by Friday, June 14th


 
225070 LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR -

Mid-Atlantic Democratic Senator is seeking a Legislative Director (LD) to develop and manage his entire legislative portfolio. This individual will be a member of the Senator’s senior management team and will serve as a key advisor on all public policy issues. The LD will be responsible for:  setting the legislative goals and strategic plan for the office, collaborating with senior management team on short and long-term priorities, and managing a legislative team of at least 18 staff (LCs, Fellows, and LAs). The LD will also be responsible for managing and directing all efforts to prepare the Senator on key legislative issues, including researching and drafting legislation, preparing verbal and written briefing materials, analyzing legislation, and providing policy consultation. Responsibilities will also include managing the correspondence operation. This individual must have knowledge of the legislative process, especially Senate Parliamentary Procedure and the Rules of the Senate, a minimum 5 years of Senate experience, and excellent oral and written communications skills. We are looking for a dynamic and creative leader to join our team so candidates must have the ability to manage multiple projects, thrive under deadlines, exercise sound political judgement, and have an ability to think quickly and strategically in a fast-paced environment. We value a collaborative and collegial work environment so this individual must foster a positive team environment, organize and structure employee workloads, supervise staff, and establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships inside and outside the office.  Senator’s 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.  The office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or uniformed service.  Women and applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225069 MILITARY AND VETERANS LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Democratic Senator seeks Military and Veterans Legislative Assistant to handle veterans, foreign policy, defense, and national security issues. This individual will be responsible for: staffing the Senator’s work on issues in the portfolio; drafting amendments and bills; monitoring pending legislation in assigned issue areas; meeting with constituents and overall stakeholder engagement; and preparing briefing materials for the Senator. Qualified candidates will have strong writing, analytical, communication, and organizational skills; be able to operate effectively under pressure, juggle multiple tasks, and work well as part of a team. This is not an entry-level position. Prior military service, Hill experience and security clearance are preferred. This position will have a duration of up to one year. Interested applicants should e-mail a resume, cover letter, and writing sample of 2-4 pages to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job title and referral number in the subject line. 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.


 
225068 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Midwest Democratic Senator seeks a highly motivated, detail-oriented and resourceful Legislative Correspondent to handle correspondence regarding a variety of domestic policy issues including economic policy. Primary duties include processing incoming mail and drafting outgoing constituent mail, conducting research for and providing assistance to senior legislative staff, and meeting with constituents. Exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills are necessary. Previous Senate experience preferred. Interested parties should submit a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. Office is an equal opportunity employer.


 
225067 SPECIAL ASSISTANT FOR COMMUNITY OUTREACH (New York, NY) -

U.S. Senator Gillibrand seeks a Special Assistant for Community Outreach in New York City. Applicants must be self-motivated team players who are able to exercise discretion and multi-task effectively, must have a strong knowledge of local issues impacting the five boroughs of New York City and experience working with religious leaders and diverse community organizations. Responsibilities include representing the Senator at civic and community meetings, tracking and providing policy analysis on key issues; building and organizing intergovernmental partnerships; executing government program workshops and staffing the Senator as needed. Position requires some work on nights and weekends.  Applicants should have excellent written and oral communication skills, an undergraduate degree and media relations experience is preferred. Previous experience working in a local government office and current residency in New York City is also preferred. Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer.  APPLY HERE. No calls, please.


 
225066 CAPITAL REGION NEW YORK REGIONAL ASSISTANT (Albany, NY) -

Office of U.S. Senator Gillibrand seeks a personable, dependable and professional Regional Assistant for the Albany, New York office. Applicants must be self-motivated team players; able to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality; have strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills; and be proficient in Word and Excel. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, office management, meeting with constituents, coordinating and managing the office’s internship program, assisting in events with Senator Gillibrand and representing the office at events across the region. Some evenings and weekends will be required. This is an entry-level position. Candidate must have valid NYS driver’s license and vehicle for required regular regional travel. Past or current residency in New York preferred. Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer. APPLY HERE No calls, please.


 
225065 FALL 2019 INTERNSHIPS -

The office of Sen. Mike Rounds (R-SD) is currently seeking interns for his Washington, D.C., office for the fall 2019 semester. Duties include tracking legislation, researching bills, attending committee hearings and briefings, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, handling constituent phone calls, sorting mail and providing legislative support. College credit is available. The ideal candidates are energetic, resourceful and able to effectively multitask in a fast- paced environment. Interested candidates should submit their resumes to kari_weller@rounds.senate.gov. Information about the internship program, along with the application, can be found online at www.rounds.senate.gov/internships


 
225064 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on tax and trade 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, 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: Tax Leg Aide in the subject line.


 
225063 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on energy, environment and FEMA 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, 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: Environment Leg Aide in the subject line. 


 
225062 RESEARCH ASSISTANT -

Northeast Democratic Senator is seeking a Research Assistant to assist in core policy and communications functions. Responsibilities include: researching past Senate floor and public debates on a variety of issues for use by Senate staff and Senators, performing video research and analysis for social media accounts and fact checking.  Qualified candidates will be creative and highly organized with keen attention to detail, possess strong research, writing and analytical skills, be capable of simultaneously managing multiple projects in collaboration with various members of a high-impact team, and be able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, changing environment. This job requires creative thinking and understanding of current political debates. Previous experience in press is preferred. Familiarity with well-known research tools like LexisNexis, TVEyes and Snapstream strongly preferred. 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.  Qualified applicants should email a one-page resume, references and a writing sample to researchjobs@email.senate.gov.


 
225061 DEFENSE STAFF ASSISTANT/LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

U.S. Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii is currently hiring for an entry-level defense policy position in his Washington, DC, office. This staff position will work as part of the team that advises the senator on topics related to defense, foreign policy, veterans affairs, and other issues as assigned. The policy staff will assist with the senator’s work on the Senate Appropriations Committee (including the senator’s role as ranking members of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies subcommittee), as well as developing and promoting the senator’s policy priorities. This position requires a demonstrated interest in defense, foreign policy, and/or veterans affairs. Qualified applicants will have strong writing, analytical, negotiation, 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.


 
225058 CYBERSECURITY PROFESSIONALS -

The United States Senate Sergeant at Arms, Cybersecurity Operations Branch currently has multiple (Ten Vacancies) openings for Cybersecurity professionals who will coordinate, develop, evaluate, and implement cybersecurity standards and procedures and protect centralized and distributed information systems, applications, and data across the U.S. Senate network infrastructure. Multiple selections will be made throughout the CSOC at various career stages. To apply, applicants must visit https://sen.gov/NN1Y and review the requirements for each position. Hiring for this position is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225056 CORRESPONDENCE MANAGER -

Democratic Senator Kamala D. Harris seeks a qualified individual to serve as Correspondence Manager for a very active DC-based correspondence program. Primary duties will include overseeing the processing and sorting of all incoming paper mail, email, phone calls, and faxes across DC and state offices; working with legislative correspondents to ensure timely and accurate responses to legislative mail; reviewing all outgoing mail for grammar/spelling; reporting weekly incoming/outgoing mail; training all interns, staff assistants, and legislative correspondents on office mail protocol; serving as the primary point of contact for IQ inquiries and maintenance; and managing drafting and approval of congratulatory and condolence letters. The Correspondence Manager may also be asked to assist legislative correspondents in sorting and drafting legislative mail. Please note this is not a legislative role. Applicants must be able to think creatively about how to improve the correspondence program, work independently, and have strong writing and editing skills. Prior experience managing correspondence in a Congressional office strongly preferred. Experience using IQ and California ties a plus. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225055 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Active and engaged Democratic Senator seeks a Legislative Correspondent with a primary focus on health and domestic policy issues. Responsibilities include drafting constituent correspondence, meeting with constituents, and conducting legislative research. The position requires excellent writing and research skills, attention to detail, time management, and commitment to superior constituent service. The ideal candidate will be able to perform in a fast-paced environment and as part of a collaborative team. Hill experience and background in health policy is preferred. This office is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and attentive to the needs of the diverse community we serve. The office 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, resume, and one brief writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225050 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senator Richard Blumenthal seeks a Staff Assistant based in his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include answering phones, greeting visitors and meetings in the reception office, coordinating tour requests, oversee a wide range of constituent communications, and other duties as assigned. This position also involves occasional driving duties and therefore qualified applicants must possess an active driver’s license with a clean driving record.  Qualified applicants must be personable, dependable, be able to multitask, work well under pressure, and have a keen attention to detail. Only current or former Connecticut residents will be considered for this position. Office is an equal opportunity employer.  Please email a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225049 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senior Midwestern Democrat is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle veterans, judiciary, FEMA, intellectual property, postal, and related issues. This individual will be responsible for staffing the Senator’s work on these issues, drafting bills and amendments, meeting with constituents, and preparing briefing materials for the Senator. 3-5 years of Congressional or relevant experience is required. This is not an entry-level position. Qualified candidates must be able to write clearly and concisely, have excellent organizational skills, and be able to work in collaborative team environment. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225048 LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR -

Senior Northeastern Democratic Senator seeks an experienced and dynamic Legislative Director to manage an active legislative team and join the senior staff team in a busy and proactive office. The Legislative Director will be the Senator’s principal legislative advisor on policy matters and Senate procedure.  Responsibilities include overseeing the development of legislative initiatives and policy positions and assisting with the implementation and advancement of the Senator’s legislative priorities. The ideal candidate will have outstanding interpersonal skills; demonstrated management skills; strong written and oral communication skills; knowledge of Senate Rules; ability to create an effective legislative agenda; sound political judgment; and an ability to think quickly and strategically in a fast-paced environment. Prior Senate experience required. Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and writing sample to NESenateLDjob@gmail.com


 
225047 COUNSEL/PROFESSIONAL STAFF -

Democratic Senator on the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee seeks a Counsel/Professional staff. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing legislative and policy proposals; agency oversight; drafting policy memoranda; attending constituent and stakeholder meetings; and preparing for Congressional hearings and floor debate. Applicants should have knowledge of the National Labor Relations Act, Davis-Bacon and Related Acts, the Service Contract Act, and other employment law statutes. They must also work well under pressure, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and have a desire to learn. Applicants with a law degree are strongly preferred. CLOSES May 17. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to: HELPDemsJob@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


 
225046 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

New England Progressive Democratic Senator is seeking a Legislative Aide to serve as an advisor on transportation, infrastructure, and telecommunications issues.   Responsibilities include drafting legislation, briefing the Senator, and meeting with constituents, agencies, and stakeholders.  The ideal candidate has the ability to communicate effectively, both written and orally, and is able to prioritize and perform duties in a fast-paced environment.  Hill experience is preferred. 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 resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.  


 
225044 COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR FOR SENATOR TED CRUZ -

Works with Senior Staff in determining communications priorities and messaging as it relates to Sen. Cruz’s legislative agenda. Oversees general operations of press office; ensures tasks completed among press staff, press materials approved and on-message; approves all releases, advisories, Briefing papers, speeches, op-eds, talking points, videos, graphics, and any materials that are sent to the Senator; places stories and works with reporters off record and on background as it relates to Sen. Cruz’s Senate work; ensures Senator Cruz and staff are kept appraised of breaking news and press developments that will impact office operations or policy approach. Please email resumes to Resumes_Cruz2@cruz.senate.gov.


 
225043 DIGITAL MANAGER FOR SENATOR TED CRUZ -

In charge of animating, editing, and producing short videos and graphics to spread Senator Cruz's message on all social media platforms. Requires proficiency with filming, photography, and editing suites. Duties will also include IT work for the office. Please email resumes to Resumes_Cruz2@cruz.senate.gov.


 
225039 PRESS SECRETARY -

Senior Republican Senator seeks Press Secretary with social media and video editing experience. Candidates should have excellent writing and editing skills, attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines. Duties will include writing, editing and distributing press releases, op-eds and newsletters, managing website and planning and executing press events in DC and the state. A minimum of two years of Capitol Hill experience is required, knowledge of agriculture issues a plus. Position reports to Communications Director. Please e-mail a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225038 PUBLIC POLICY FELLOW -

Senator Catherine Cortez Masto is seeking applicants for a public policy fellowship. The fellow will work on the legislative team that manages the energy and natural resources portfolio. The fellow will participate in a variety of projects, including conducting research, writing oversight letters, drafting legislation, and preparing memos and materials for hearings. Fellows interested in energy, environment, climate change, and Western-state public land management issues are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be self-motivated, hard-working, well-organized, and have strong written and oral communication skills. Applicants should have a background in the aforementioned policy areas.  Applicants with advanced degrees and a demonstrated interest in public service are preferred. This position is not paid; outside funding is required. Please submit a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225036 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeastern Democratic Senator is seeking a Legislative Aide. The Legislative Aide will serve as the primary advisor on all financial services, tax policy, pensions, and other issues working under the direction of the Legislative Director.   Responsibilities include drafting legislation, briefing the Senator, and meeting with constituents, agencies, and stakeholders.  The ideal candidate has the ability to communicate effectively, both written and orally, and is able to prioritize and perform duties in a fast-paced environment.  Hill experience is strongly preferred. 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 both cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.  


 
225034 SUMMER LABOR LAW CLERK -

The Democratic staff of the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee staff is currently accepting applications for labor law clerks. The clerkship is open to current law students or recent law school graduates who have interest or experience in issues facing workers, including workers’ rights, minimum wage and overtime, union rights and collective bargaining, inequality, occupational safety and health, international labor rights, family and medical leave, equal pay, and equal employment opportunity and civil rights. Law clerk responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting Committee staff in performing office duties, conducting research, analyzing legislation, drafting memorandums, and assisting with hearing preparation. Previous experience in government is not required but candidates should have a general understanding of the legislative process. Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and one legal writing sample no longer than 3 pages to InternshipD@help.senate.gov


 
225033 SPEECHWRITER -

Democratic Senator Kamala D. Harris 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.


 
225029 COMMITTEE SENIOR POLICY ANALYST -

The Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks a Senior Policy Analyst to research and write reports, policy memos and other materials; prepare briefing documents for Congressional hearings; monitor economic indicators; conduct quantitative analyses; and oversee the work of mid-level policy staff. A qualified candidate has a Ph.D. or master’s degree in economics or related field, or an MPP degree. In addition, she/he should have excellent quantitative and analytical skills; be able to convey complex information to a non-expert audience; and write clearly and to give careful feedback on others’ writing. She/he should have proficiency working with government databases including Current Population Survey (CPS) and Current Employment Statistics (CES). Experience with STATA, R and other statistical software a plus. Applicants should have 5 + years of experience in government, think tank or academic research. Experience with the following issues are a plus: climate change, health care, family workplace policies, immigration, consumer protection, automation, outsourcing, inequality, taxation, federal debt or other topics that relate to current issues in economics. Hill experience is preferred but not required. 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 three writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job title and referral number in the subject line.


 
225019 REGIONAL COORDINATOR - BAY REGION, MICHIGAN -

Michigan Senator Gary Peters seeks a highly-motivated, organized Regional Coordinator for his Bay Regional Office located in Saginaw, Michigan.  Working with the Senator’s Bay Regional Director, the regional coordinator’s primary duties include handling office administrative tasks, including among other things, answering phones, opening mail, drafting and coordinating correspondence, and managing the office internship program. The regional coordinator also assists with representing the senator at meetings and public events, as assigned by the regional director. The position requires some travel to communities throughout the seven counties that comprise the Bay Region. This includes occasional meetings and events during evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate is personable, dependable, flexible, able to multitask and prioritize, and works well under pressure.  The candidate should have familiarity with the Bay Region and an interest in public policy. A background or experience with customer service is preferred, and strong writing and grammar skills are a must. To be successful, he/she should be both self-motivated and able to work independently, but also comfortable working as part of a large, highly-coordinated team. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Interested parties should email a cover letter, resume, references and writing sample to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com, with “Bay MI RC Position” in the subject line


 
225017 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.


 
225014 CONSTITUENT LIAISON, IMMIGRATION & FOREIGN AFFAIRS (New York, NY) -

Office of U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand seeks a personable, dependable and professional Constituent Liaison to address and resolve inquiries from constituents regarding their immigration and foreign affairs casework. Constituent Liaison will assist constituents with matters under the jurisdiction of the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of State. Responsibilities will include working with Congressional Liaisons at federal agencies to resolve constituent cases and handle a high volume of cases from across New York State. The liaison will also be responsible for maintaining up-to-date case file records and will contribute to the training and management of interns. Preferred candidate has a minimum of one year of immigration experience. Applicants must be self-motivated team players; able to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality; detail-oriented and possess strong written and verbal communication skills. Foreign language skills and current residency in New York preferred. Senator Gillibrand's office is an equal opportunity employer. No calls, please. Apply here.


 
225013 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT OR COUNSEL -

Conservative Republican Senator on the Joint Economic Committee seeks a legislative assistant or counsel to handle tax, trade, banking, housing, and economic issues. This position includes preparing the Senator for hearings, drafting legislation and representing the Senator in meetings with constituents and outside stakeholders. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and results oriented individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment as part of a broader domestic policy team. Previous Hill experience is preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
225000 PRESS ASSISTANT -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks a press assistant for the Washington DC office. The press assistant assists the communications director with all aspects of the press operation.  The position requires strong writing and organizational skills, keen attention to detail are essential as well as the ability to work under tight deadlines. Successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding interpersonal, written and oral communication skills and be able to prioritize and follow through on multiple tasks in a high pressure/fast-paced environment.  Please email a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov.


 
224993 POLICY ANALYST -

Midwestern Democratic Senator seeks Policy Analyst to work on tax and economic issues. In coordination with the Senator’s Tax Counsel, this position involves coordinating Democratic caucus activities and messaging related to tax issues. It also includes preparing the Senator for hearings, drafting legislation and constituent correspondence, providing vote recommendations and representing the Senator in meetings with constituents and outside stakeholders. Candidates should have a strong understanding of tax policy and the ability to communicate complex tax issues to a general audience. Previous experience working for a member of Congress is must. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224990 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Midwest Republican Senator on defense and veterans committees seeks a Legislative Aide to work alongside MLA, military fellow, and other relevant members of the Senator’s team on national security issues. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, participating in constituent and stakeholder meetings, conducting policy research, drafting memos, talking points, legislation and accompanying report language. The ideal candidate will be team-oriented, possess excellent communication, research, and writing skills, as well as the ability to multitask and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.  Individual must be detail oriented, be knowledgeable of legislative and policy-related issues impacting the national security portfolio, 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. Required application materials include: (1) a cover letter detailing your interest in public service and this Legislative Aide position, along with a brief explanation of the qualities that make you a good candidate; (2) a resume outlining your relevant experience; and (3) a writing sample – no longer than one page – about a defense or veterans-related topic to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. 


 
224983 DEPUTY SCHEDULER -

Western Democratic Senator is seeking a detail oriented individual to serve as Deputy Scheduler in our Washington, DC office. Successful candidates will demonstrate outstanding interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, and be able to prioritize and follow through on multiple tasks in a high pressure/fast-paced environment. Responsibilities include, but not limited to organizing and vetting incoming meeting requests and invitations; maintaining all scheduling files; greeting the Senator’s meeting attendees throughout the day; communicating key information regarding the Senator’s and the Senate’s schedule to staff; scheduling meetings with specialty groups; ensuring proper advance work is done for Senator’s travel, appearances and meetings; coordination of photo sessions; managing Senator’s personal and VIP correspondence, including writing letters for Senator’s signature; reviewing and monitoring the Senator’s personal mail and telephone calls; maintaining a comprehensive database of all recognitions, honors, gifts or awards received by the Senator. Candidates must be organized, able to exercise sound judgment and discretion and be professional at all times. Previous Congressional work experience and scheduling or executive assistant experience is strongly preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224979 FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE SPECIALIST -

The U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics seeks a Financial Disclosure Specialist to manage the day-to-day operations of the Committee’s Financial Disclosure program.  The Financial Disclosure Specialist’s responsibilities may include: effectively handling a high volume of inquiries and providing timely, accurate guidance to the Senate community regarding financial disclosure laws and rules; reviewing a high volume of financial disclosure reports; assisting in the implementation of the Committee’s financial disclosure training program, including conducting training presentations and revising educational materials and published guidance; developing and updating substantive content for the Senate’s financial disclosure filing website (eFD); and other duties as assigned. 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 be highly organized and detail-oriented, possess outstanding written and oral communication skills and analytical abilities, and have the sound judgment necessary to evaluate matters that arise before the Committee. Experience in one or more of the following areas is desirable:  financial disclosure, accounting, finance, securities law, and government ethics. All applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree and have a minimum of 2 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


 
224976 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Correspondent to cover a variety of domestic policy issues. This position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and strong organization skills. The LC must be able to meet tight deadlines while managing multiple projects at once. Responsibilities include responding to constituent mail, assisting legislative staff, and representing the office in constituent meetings. Ideal applicants will show enthusiasm for public service and a willingness to work as part of a team. Capitol Hill background preferred. Please e-mail resume, cover letter, and writing sample to legiscorrespsenate19@gmail.com


 
224975 IMMIGRATION COUNSEL -

Progressive Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee seeks a counsel to manage immigration and other issues as assigned. Primary duties: assisting in development of immigration policy positions and legislative initiatives; managing legislative activities—including hearings and markups—in the Judiciary Committee, the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, and on the Senate floor; drafting hearing memos and questions; researching and writing statements and position papers, briefing memoranda, and other materials; and assisting communities and organizations in the home state in assigned legislative areas. Requirements: significant knowledge of and working familiarity with immigration policy issues; experience staffing members of Congress or other principals; exceptionally strong writing skills and attention to detail; ability to speak to constituent groups, Senate offices and federal agencies; anticipating problems and issues that will arise in devising and carrying out the Senator’s legislative agenda; consistency in quality of information and guidance provided to the Senator, groups, and colleagues. Applicants must be able to work well in a fast-paced environment and have strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Ability to analyze issues, monitor workload, and keep Senator up-to-date in assigned substantive issue areas a must. This is not an entry-level position: significant immigration experience required; law degree required (recent graduates need not apply). Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter, and a writing sample of no more than 5 pages to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number and “Immigration Counsel” in subject the line. 


 
224972 PRESS INTERNSHIP -

The Office of U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is looking for an individual who is interested in a full-time Press Internship, starting immediately. If accepted, you will work closely with the communications team and gain valuable experience. Interns help coordinate logistics for press conferences in the U.S. Capitol, answer press calls, assist with media monitoring, rapid response, and the Senator’s daily clips collection and distribution. Tasks require individuals to be detail oriented with strong writing and grammar skills. Recent graduates with a communication or political science background are encouraged to apply. This position is for immediate availability only. To apply: Please fill out the DC Press Internship Application which can be found at: HERE.


 
224969 PRESS SECRETARY -

Senior Democratic Senator seeks experienced press secretary (at least five years) for Washington office. Successful candidate must have experience working in a high-visibility, fast-paced environment. The position requires excellent, fast writing skills; keen attention to detail; an ability to multitask and execute under pressure; multiple tight deadlines; and ability to work well in a team. Ideal candidates will have previous Hill communications experience. On-the-record experience and time spent staffing a public figure are preferred. Strong references are required. Please email (in a single pdf) cover letter, resume and at least three writing samples to us.senate.employment@gmail.com and include “Press Secretary” in the subject line.


 
224966 SPRING/SUMMER PRESS INTERN -

Democratic Leader, Charles E. Schumer’s press office has immediate openings for spring/summer interns in Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include compiling press clips, answering reporter inquiries, organizing press conferences, writing press releases, talking points and memos, conducting research and assisting the press staff with the daily operations of a very active press office.  Applicants must work well under pressure, have excellent written and oral communication skills and a desire to learn.  Previous experience is not required, but candidates with Northeast ties, who have an interest in communications and a general understanding of government are encouraged to apply.  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.  Paid internships are available to interns who have been accepted into the internship program and are able to certify financial need and meet eligibility criteria. If interested,  please apply here


 
224958 DIGITAL DIRECTOR -

Western Democrat seeks a creative, detail-oriented, and savvy Digital Director to join an aggressive communications team. Primary responsibilities include developing a long-term digital strategy, producing social media content, creating graphics and videos, managing the website, running the e-mail program, coordinating digital messaging with outside groups and other member offices, and analyzing online performance. Interested applicants should have strong writing skills, an innovative approach, and can thrive in a fast-paced, demanding environment. This position requires a thorough understanding of how to incorporate digital communications into a Senator’s goals in D.C. and in the state, as well as how to engage on complex issues to multiple audiences. Three to five years of experience, including Capitol Hill and/or campaign experience, preferred. The  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. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. TO APPLY: Please email a cover letter, resume, and five digital/writing samples, including: one original graphic, one original video, one writing sample (e-mail or other example), and work within a social media campaign to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. 


 
224952 COLLECTIONS MANAGER -

The Secretary of the Senate is seeking a Collections Manager. This is professional, technical, and administrative work directing the collections management program of the Office of Senate Curator, on behalf of the Senate Commission on Art. Responsibilities include developing, managing, and implementing standards, policies and procedures for the care, conservation, and documentation necessary to preserve and protect the Senate’s permanent collections of art, historical furnishings and memorabilia. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures, the U.S. Senate Handbook, the Senate Ethics Manual, the Senate Commission on Art, Senate Committee on Rules and Administration, Senate Procurement Regulations, Federal Appropriations Law, the Foreign Gifts and Decorations Act, and standards established by the American Alliance of Museums, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. Work is performed under the general direction of the Associate Curator. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or http://www.senate.gov/employment under the Secretary of the Senate. Please submit your application, resume and cover letter. This position is open until filled.


 
224944 PRESS INTERN -

Senator Jon Tester’s office is looking for a full time press intern who can assist a fast-paced communications team with day-to-day operations for the Summer of 2019. Qualified applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students and must be able to work from 9 am – 5 pm out of the D.C. office. Candidates must possess strong writing skills, an interest in media and politics and be available to start in May 2019. Montana ties preferred but not required. Please send a resume, cover letter, writing sample, 2-3 references, and a completed application found at https://www.tester.senate.gov/?p=internships to Tester_Interns@tester.senate.gov. Be sure to include DC Press Intern in the subject line.


 
224919 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Democratic Senator from the Pacific Northwest seeks Deputy Press Secretary based in Washington, D.C office. Duties include compiling daily clips; managing press list; responding to press inquiries; drafting press releases, advisories, speeches, talking points, scripts and other written materials; helping to put together and pitch state press events; pitching stories; and research support. Digital media content creation and general digital media support will also be an important responsibility. Ideal applicant is detail-oriented, highly motivated, a strong and fast writer, very hard worker, and team player who is willing to pick up pieces of projects when needed as well as take ownership of projects and see them through to completion. Some travel will be required. Previous communications experience or other relevant experience required. Strong writing skills required. Pacific Northwest experience or connections preferred. 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 send cover letter, resume, and three writing samples to westerndemcomms@gmail.com with the subject line "deputy press secretary."


 
224913 MILITARY LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Conservative Republican Senator seeks a military legislative assistant to handle defense policy, and homeland security and government affairs portfolio. Prior military service and Texas ties are preferred. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and results oriented individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment as part of a broader national security team. Previous Hill experience is required. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224908 LITIGATION PARALEGAL -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Chief Counsel for Employment is seeking applicants for the Litigation Paralegal vacancy. This is administrative paraprofessional work providing substantive legal assistance to the litigation attorneys in the Office of the Chief Counsel for Employment. Work includes drafting and preparing legal reports, pleadings, correspondence, and memoranda; conducting inspections; and trial preparation and support. Position requires e-discovery and litigation experience. 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 https://www.senate.gov/employment. Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter.  This vacancy announcement is open until filled.


 
224901 PRESS SECRETARY -

Sen. Bernie Sanders seeks an experienced, motivated and detail-oriented Press Secretary. The ideal candidate will have: excellent writing and editing skills, a strong familiarity and demonstrated past success with social media strategies; on-the-record experience; a demonstrated track record of multi-tasking, ability to fulfill an on-call role during weekends. Duties include, but are not limited to: fielding press calls, drafting press releases, coordinating press events, writing copy for office website, managing and drafting content for social media accounts, managing short and long-term communications projects and contributing to a fast-paced communications team. Senate experience preferred. Vermont ties a plus. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
224887 INVESTIGATIVE COUNSEL -

Senate Committee majority staff seeks Investigative Counsel. Responsibilities include developing investigative strategy, conducting research and investigation, and drafting and reviewing memos detailing research findings. The ideal candidate is an organized and motivated multi-tasker with strong writing skills, follow-through, and attention to detail. Prior hill experience strongly preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number 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.     


 
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


 
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


 
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.


 
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. 


 
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.


 
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.


 
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.