Revised: June 04, 2020 at 09:34 AM

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225750 PRESS SECRETARY -

Senior Republican Senator seeks an experienced press secretary in the Washington, D.C. office. The press secretary will report directly to the Communications Director. Responsibilities include: supporting the Communications Director in planning and executing the communications strategy, helping the Communications Director pitch and prepare for press interviews, helping manage and develop social media content and drafting written materials including news releases, statements, opinion pieces and web content. Candidates should have the ability to handle multiple tasks, work efficiently and anticipate needs. This is not an entry-level position. The ideal candidate will have 5 years or more of Capitol Hill or communications experience, and a Midwest background or strong connection is preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225749 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on education, labor, and postal 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 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 leg_jobs@schumer.senate.gov, ATTN: Education Leg Aide in the subject line.


 
225748 PRESS ASSISTANT -

The Office of Senator Joni Ernst is seeking a detail-oriented press assistant for fast-paced communications office. Duties include, but are not limited to: preparing morning daily clips, managing press lists, tracking state/national media coverage, drafting weekly reports and constituent newsletters, maintaining the website and the office’s communication documents, managing biweekly state press calls and performing administrative support to the communications office. Press assistant will also help manage social media content, including generating ideas, and creating graphics and other multimedia products. Candidates must be proactive, self-starters who can work accurately and think creatively, while prioritizing in a high-pressure environment. Candidates must also possess excellent writing and editing skills and a team mentality. Iowa ties and prior Hill experience a plus, but not required. The Office is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to Resumes_Ernst@ernst.senate.gov.


 
225747 DEPUTY COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

Western Democratic Senator seeks a Deputy Communications Director to join a very active DC and state communications operation. Candidates with strong strategic planning, writing and editing, campaign and digital experience encouraged to apply. Applicants should have previous Capitol Hill, campaign, or similar communications experience. Responsibilities include: collaborating on planning and executing the Senator’s long-term communications strategy; pitching stories to reporters; developing talking points and written materials; managing daily inquiries; managing relationships with national and in-state reporters, TV bookers and producers, and working collaboratively with Senator’s policy team and state staff. Ideal candidates are hardworking, proactive, able to travel, and detail-oriented communicators who work well under deadline with a positive attitude. 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 e-mail a writing sample and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
225746 BROADCAST ENGINEER #95 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Broadcast Engineer #95 for the Senate Recording Studio. This is technical work providing engineering support for the video and audio recording equipment operation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair. Work includes troubleshooting equipment problems during Senate proceedings requiring prompt repair to avoid downtime. Work includes modifying new and existing equipment as well as identifying system design innovations. A driver’s license may be required. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#7 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225745 PRINCIPAL NETWORK ENGINEER #168 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Principal Network Engineer #168 for its CIO/Enterprise Operations Department. This is advanced professional work researching and analyzing emerging technologies to support and maintain the integrity of the Senate campus networking infrastructure. Work in this classification is distinguished from the Senior Network Engineer by its level of technical expertise and long-range impact of the assigned duties. The incumbent may serve as a technical expert and be called upon to research and resolve issues escalated by other support groups, as well as recommend long-term strategic decisions for Senate technology. Work also includes directing technical planning and design activities, including validation and verification of network strategies, cost analysis, risk assessment, and compatibility. The incumbent is responsible for managing project timetables. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Certificate and/or Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP) Certificate preferred. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#7 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225744 CHIEF COUNSEL -

Republican Senator seeks a chief counsel to handle judiciary committee issues, including nominations, constitutional law, criminal justice and national security policy. Law degree and not less than 5 years of law practice or relevant policy experience are required. This is not an entry level position. Please send resumes to: JudiciaryChiefCounsel@gmail.com.


 
225743 FALL 2020 LAW CLERKS -

Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) is seeking law clerks for the fall of 2020 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 applyPlease email resume, cover letter, two writing samples, law school transcript, and a list of three references to jobs@leahy.senate.gov by July 1, 2020.


 
225742 STATE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR (Hartford, CT) -

Oversees the Senator’s economic development efforts across the state.  Communicates regularly with local elected officials, community and business leaders and others to determine and support the state’s economic development needs.  Leads the office’s federal grant process by researching federal funding opportunities, and identifying and assisting potential applicants, and writing letters to support grant requests, at times with assistance of other staff.  Serves as the liaison to the state’s business community and works with legislative staff on possible legislative solutions to issues facing Connecticut businesses and other stakeholders.  This position reports directly to the State Director and to the Chief of Staff.  Deadline for submissions is June 8, 2020.  Please send resume and cover letter to:  senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225741 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senate Committee is presently seeking a Staff Assistant to serve as a non-designated staff member who supports the Majority and Minority offices. Responsibilities will involve assisting with hearing set-up and coordination; assisting the Systems Administrator with IT/LAN support and troubleshooting PC, iPhone, printers, and related office equipment; working with Senate support divisions to ensure Committee needs are met as well as providing front office coverage by answering phones, greeting visitors and helping with other administrative tasks as needed. Qualified candidates will possess attention to detail, be dependable, professional, organized with a demonstrated ability to handle matters of a sensitive and confidential nature. This is an entry level position. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
225740 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senate Committee seeks Staff Assistant for a non-designated position to provide administrative support to both the Majority and the Minority offices.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to, answering phones, greeting visitors, distributing mail, and working with Senate support divisions to ensure office needs are met.  The Staff Assistant also orders supplies, maintains inventory, tracks office subscriptions, and assists with hearing setup and coordination of hearing documents. Candidates must be personable, organized, and detail-oriented.  Position requires a demonstrated ability to handle matters of a sensitive and confidential nature, and the capacity to maintain composure while working under pressure.  Must be a team player and able to multi-task. This is an entry level position. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
225739 ASSISTANT TO THE STAFF DIRECTOR -

Senior Democratic member of Senate Judiciary Committee seeks a special assistant for the Staff Director with exceptional writing, communications, and organizational skills. The assistant will be responsible for managing day to day administrative functions for the staff director, as well as research and special projects as needed.  College degree required and one to two years of working experience preferable.  Experience on Capitol Hill a plus.  Candidates should be detail-oriented, self-driven, and able to work in a fast-paced environment.  Candidates must also possess sound judgement, discretion, and the ability to maintain a positive attitude under pressure.  Interested applicants should send a resume to jud.dem.senate@gmail.com and include “Assistant to the Staff Director” in the subject line.


 
225738 STAFF ASSISTANT -

U.S. Senator representing New Jersey seeks a highly motivated and detail-oriented Staff Assistant for Newark, NJ office.  Applicants must possess a professional telephone manner, knowledge of current events and issues, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work cooperatively with others in a fast-paced work environment.  Primary day-to-day responsibilities include: answering telephone calls, greeting visitors, performing general administrative duties, and managing mail processes. New Jersey ties 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 parties should email a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225737 DIGITAL DIRECTOR -

Sen. Mark Warner seeks an experienced Digital Director to join a highly active communications team and manage the Senator’s social, email, web, and creative strategy. Applicants should have at least two years or one campaign cycle of digital experience, strong creative content and longform writing abilities, and a record of working across multiple digital platforms. Ideal candidates will have an eye for good design and experience shooting and producing professional-quality photo and video, as well as proficiency with Premiere, Lightroom, Photoshop, or other Adobe suite programs. An understanding of HTML and CSS, and experience using IQ or other email CRMs is preferred. This is not an entry-level position. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Prior to the coronavirus outbreak, this position required regular travel with the Senator and eventually will again, once it is safe to do so. 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. To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, up to 5 digital content examples (links preferred), and 1-3 writing samples to Resumes@warner.senate.gov and “Digital Director” in the subject line.


 
225736 PRESS SECRETARY -

Northeast Democratic Senator looking for highly motivated Press Secretary with exceptional writing skills. Ideal applicant is a fast and dynamic writer, detail-oriented, able to handle numerous policy issues in a fast-paced media environment. The Press Secretary will be responsible for writing press releases, advisories, press statements, op-eds, and other materials for Senate functions. He, she, or they will also help coordinate interviews with reporters, set up and manage virtual press conferences, manage relationships with national and local media, and brief the Senator. The ideal applicant will have at least 2-5 years of demonstrated experience working on a communications team, preferably on Capitol Hill or in a campaign setting. If interested, please submit cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225735 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY BRANCH MANAGER (#257) -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking an Information Technology Branch Manger (#257) for its CIO / Enterprise Operations Department. This is managerial and administrative work planning, organizing and managing a major information technology or telecommunications branch within the SAA. Work includes planning, defining and prioritizing work of several units; directing and managing professional and technical staff; developing, in conjunction with other department management, branch policies and procedures; and developing and monitoring budgets. Position is responsible for assisting in the formulation of department strategic and tactical plans and participates in the Senate strategic planning effort. Must possess or be able to obtain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://sen.gov/R7R6 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.

 


 
225734 PRINTING & REPROGRAPHICS SPECIALIST #360 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Printing & Reprographics Specialist #360 for its Printing, Graphics and Direct Mail- Bindery Department. This position is responsible printing and reprographics work in the printing production areas of the SAA’s reprographics facilities, including plate-making, press room, electronic printing and photocopying, book assembly and bindery, floor chart work, and mailing operations. Positions in this class may be assigned to designated areas of printing production, but may also be assigned to other areas within the printing operations to ensure quality and deadlines are met. To apply, visit https://sen.gov/R7R6 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.

 


 
225733 FALL 2020 CLERKSHIP SENATE PSI -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations (PSI), the chief investigative subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, is seeking current law students and recent law graduates for unpaid, part-time or full-time legal clerkships for Fall 2020. The law clerks will participate in a variety of projects, including conducting legal research, drafting letters and document requests, conducting document review, and preparing memoranda and other materials for subcommittee hearings. The clerkship provides a unique opportunity to participate in congressional investigations regarding a broad range of issues. Applicants must be self-motivated, hard-working, well-organized and have strong written and oral communication skills. Interested applicants should submit a brief cover letter that includes your anticipated availability, a resume, and writing sample of no more than 10 pages. All application materials must be submitted by email, to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov, in a single PDF document by 6:00 p.m. EST on June 19, 2020. Please include the job referral number in the subject line of your application submission email. No phone calls or drop-ins please.


 
225732 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Midwest Democratic Senator seeks a highly motivated, detail oriented and resourceful Legislative Correspondent to handle a portfolio including judiciary, agriculture, telecommunications and other Commerce Committee related issues. Primary responsibilities include processing incoming mail and drafting outgoing constituent mail. Other responsibilities include conducting research, providing assistance to senior legislative staff, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with stakeholders. Exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills are necessary. Previous Hill experience, proficiency in IQ, and a public policy background are preferred. 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. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “LC position” in the subject line.


 
225731 FALL CLERKSHIP -

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Senator Feinstein is seeking current or recently graduated law students for unpaid, part-time or full-time law clerkships in her Senate Judiciary Committee office in Washington, D.C.  The clerkship will begin in September and end in mid-December.  Judiciary staffers advise the Senator in areas related to national security, terrorism, criminal and civil law, immigration, civil rights, privacy, intellectual property, and judicial nominations.  Law clerks assist staff with legislative and oversight responsibilities and engage in a range of activities, including, but not limited to, attending hearings, conducting legal research, and drafting briefing memoranda for the Senator.  Some general office support is also required.  Ideal candidates are current students or recent alumni who wish to learn about the legislative process, and are interested in government and public interest law. Candidates should have excellent writing and research skills, and the ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.  Strong written and oral communication skills and a good sense of humor are essential. Please e-mail your resume, a cover letter that includes your availability, your unofficial transcript, a short writing sample, and a list of at least three references to vacancies@email.senate.gov.  All application materials must be submitted by 5:00 pm ET on June 12, 2020.


 
225728 CONSTITUENCY MEDIA PRESS SECRETARY -

Senator Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) seeks a Constituency Media Press Secretary for a fast-paced communications team looking to expand the Senator’s outreach to Hispanic, African-American, Asian and Pacific Islander, Native and LGBTQ state and national media. The position’s primary responsibilities include developing tailored, culturally sensitive messaging in coordination with the Communications Director; advising the Senator on key coverage in constituency press; pitching news stories of importance to local stakeholders in key priority areas for the Senator; collaborating with press team colleagues in developing targeted earned media for events and legislative work; as well as conceptualizing and writing op-eds on important policy issues and their impact on key constituencies in Nevada; and assisting the Press Secretary and Speechwriter with drafting press releases, media advisories, speeches and other duties as assigned. Candidates should have prior experience working with Hispanic, constituency and local media as well as speak and write Spanish fluently. In addition, interested candidates should be proactive, organized, and able to handle multiple assignments on tight deadlines. Strong writing and interpersonal skills are a must and a collaborative workstyle required. 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 a resume, cover letter and short Spanish writing sample of no more than one page to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225726 SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR -

Republican Senator seeking part-time and/or shared Systems Administrator. This individual would be primarily responsible for implementing, maintaining, and supporting information technology, mobile, and telecommunications services and systems in both the DC and State offices. Work involves acting as a technical liaison for special consultations and projects, installing hardware and software, and actively resolving challenges with computer and server systems in the Senator’s office. Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225725 DEPUTY CHIEF COUNSEL -

The U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics seeks an experienced, non-partisan attorney and leader for the position of Deputy Chief Counsel. The Deputy Chief Counsel’s responsibilities include, as assigned, assisting and supporting the Staff Director & Chief Counsel in directing and coordinating legal, administrative, personnel, budgetary and other functions of the Committee, as well as serving as counsel on substantive matters, 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. This position involves day-to-day management responsibilities and requires significant management experience.  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 also required:  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 10 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 Employment_Opportunities@ethics.senate.gov.

 


 
225721 REGIONAL DIRECTOR -

Senator Casey seeks a Regional Director for his Pittsburgh office to oversee regional outreach in southwest Pennsylvania under the direction of the Outreach Director and State Director.  This individual will manage the smooth operation of the Pittsburgh office and the work of its staff; act as the Senator's liaison to government, community and constituent groups and civic leaders; monitor local developments, opinions and concerns in the region; represent the Senator at community events; as well as other duties assigned. The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to generate new ideas, past management experience, and the ability to manage multiple projects at a time.  Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government and/or community outreach, media relations, solid ties to Pittsburgh and/or southwestern Pennsylvania, and a strong knowledge of local issues, geography and demographics. Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume and at least three references to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject line “SWPA Regional Director.” While Senator Casey’s office remains in extended telework at the date of this posting, the office intends to conduct a thorough hiring process remotely. Applicants should be prepared to receive requests for phone and video interviews, and should expect an extended hiring timeline. 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. 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.


 
225715 CHIEF COUNSEL -

Senior Democratic senator on the Senate Judiciary Committee seeks a Chief Counsel.  Chief Counsel will be the lead staffer responsible for advising the senator and senior staff on matters pending before the SJC, and will supervise a team of counsels and law clerks who work on these issues.   Qualified candidates must have prior Hill experience, should possess exceptional communication and writing skills, an in-depth familiarity with the legislative process, and have the ability to handle multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines.  Office is a collaborative environment and applicants must be comfortable working with colleagues across all policy/legislative portfolios and be willing and able to delegate and act as an advisor and mentor when needed.  Office is an equal opportunity employer.  Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225710 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.


 
225703 PROCTOR #111 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a residential Proctor #111 for the Senate Page Program. This is highly responsible professional work supervising the activities of Senate pages in the residential component of the Senate Page Program. Work includes providing a structured living and learning environment and ensuring the safety and well-being of pages. This proctor position is a “live-in” position that includes room and board. The incumbent will be required to reside in the Daniel Webster Senate Page Residence. Position requires ability to obtain CPR Certification. This position requires the incumbent to reside in the Daniel Webster Senate Page Residence. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#3 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225700 FIELD REPRESENTATIVE -

Senator Dianne Feinstein is seeking a Field Representative for her San Francisco office. Primary responsibilities include: developing knowledge of and informing the Senator about state and regional issues with an emphasis on Northern California county-based assignments; working with the Senator’s state and legislative staff to recommend solutions to state and regional problems with a federal nexus; conducting outreach to constituents, local elected officials, and community organizations within assigned counties; representing the Senator at events and meetings and sharing information about her legislative agenda; planning and staffing the Senator at meetings and events within the region; conducting research; and drafting correspondence. The ideal candidate will have experience working for other elected officials, campaigns, or in community relations, with a strong emphasis on event planning and community outreach. Essential skills include excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication, as well as the ability to work with diverse groups and viewpoints. Interested candidates should e-mail a single PDF containing their cover letter, resume and writing sample to jobs@feinstein.senate.gov.


 
225698 CYBERSECURITY SENIOR SPECIALIST - HOST #44 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Cybersecurity Senior Specialist - Host #44 for its Cybersecurity/Systems Support/Host Department, Washington, DC or Manassas, Virginia. This is professional work coordinating, translating functional requirements into technical solutions, building, installing, configuring, and testing dedicated cyber defense hardware. Work includes checking system hardware availability, functionality, integrity, and efficiency, employing secure configuration management processes and managing accounts, network rights, and access to systems and equipment. Incumbent will plan, execute, and verify data redundancy and system recovery procedures. Candidates must have the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#3 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225697 CYBERSECURITY PRINCIPAL SPECIALIST - AWARENESS #402 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Cybersecurity Principal Specialist - Awareness #402 for its Cybersecurity/Information Assurance/Awareness Department. This is advanced professional work assessing effectiveness and efficiency of instruction according to usefulness of the instructional technology used and student learning, knowledge transfer, and satisfaction outcomes. The incumbent will coordinate with internal and external subject matter experts to ensure existing qualification standards reflect organizational functional requirements and meet industry standards. Work involves creating and leading interactive learning exercises that support an effective learning environment, creating and presenting training courses tailored to the audience and physical environment and developing and implementing goals and objectives supporting cyber curriculum. Candidates must have the ability to obtain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#3 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225695 CYBERSECURITY PRINCIPAL SPECIALIST #5316 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Cybersecurity Principal Specialist #5316 for its Cybersecurity/Information Assurance Branch/Governance, Risk and Compliance Department. This is advanced professional work coordinating, developing, evaluating, and implementing cybersecurity standards and procedures to protect centralized and distributed information systems, applications, and data. This work involves extensive interactions with customers, Sergeant at Arms (SAA) business units, other agencies, and vendors. The incumbent will advise appropriate senior leadership or Authorizing Official of changes affecting the organization's cybersecurity posture. Work also involves assuring successful implementation and functionality of security requirements and appropriate information technology (IT) policies and procedures that are consistent with the organization's mission and goals. Candidates must have the ability to obtain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#3 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225671 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.


 
225661 DIGITAL MANAGER -

Pacific Northwest Democratic Senator seeks a Digital Manager. Interested applicants should be innovative, hard-working, detail-oriented, creative, and a team player who can work closely with other members of the communications and policy teams to meet the office’s communications and engagement goals using digital platforms. Applicants must display an understanding of how digital tools and platforms can be used to communicate and engage on complex issues to multiple audiences. Responsibilities include: working with the Communications Director to develop a long-term digital strategy, analyzing metrics for future optimization, managing the website, driving engagement on and maintaining all social media platforms, coordinating digital messaging with outside groups, and creating compelling visual content including videos, infographics, and other shareable visuals. Familiarity with Adobe Premiere is 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 e-mail a 280 character (max) cover letter summary, resume, and five examples of digital work, including an original graphic and video to PNWDemComms@gmail.com. Applications considered on a rolling basis.


 
225658 PROGRAMMER/WEB DEVELOPER -

Democratic Leadership seeks a programmer/web developer for the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee. Responsibilities will include maintaining and administering the front/back end website that is accessible to Democratic offices and assisting the Director of Vote Information with caucus services. The ideal candidate will have expertise in PHP, SQL, HTML/CSS, and JavaScript/jQuery. Knowledge of the Senate is desirable and an understanding of Senate voting practices and procedures is 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 e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225643 PAGE SCHOOL INSTRUCTOR (MATHEMATICS), SENATE PAGE SCHOOL -

The Page School Instructor teaches high school students appointed to the Senate Page Program. Work includes developing curriculum and activities to enhance the educational and work experience of students from across the nation from a variety of backgrounds and skill levels. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; the Senate Ethics Manual; Senate Page School procedures, practices, and guidelines; and federal and District of Columbia laws, regulations, and ordinances, 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.


 
225623 INTERNS AND LAW CLERKS -

The office of the Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member (Senator Wyden, D-OR) is seeking interns and law clerks for the summer of 2020 (June-August). The Committee seeks individuals to assist our tax, health care, international trade, and oversight teams. Interns and law clerks routinely assist with legislative research projects, hearings, and other substantive assignments. No specific major or program is required, but candidates attending graduate school are preferred. Both full-time and part-time candidates are considered. The Committee strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. These positions are unpaid, and are filled a rolling basis. Applicants should e-mail a cover letter, resume, 1-2 page writing sample, and two references to Democratic_Internships@finance.senate.gov. In the subject line, please indicate your area of interest (tax, trade, oversight, or health care). In the body of the email, please indicate your availability.


 
225603 INVESTIGATIVE COUNSEL -

The majority (Republican) staff of the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations is accepting applications for an investigative counsel position. Applicants should 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.


 
225600 NYC PRESS SECRETARY -

Senator Gillibrand seeks a NYC-based press secretary to handle NYC, Long Island, Westchester and Spanish-language media. The ideal candidate must be an excellent and quick writer, have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and be able to multi-task successfully. Ability to write and speak fluently in Spanish is required. Given this position's location in NYC, the NYC press secretary must be aggressive and highly self-motivated. The successful candidate must have a sharp attention for detail and a strong work ethic. Primary responsibilities include writing press releases, building press conferences, preparing and staffing the senator, coordinating with key stakeholders, monitoring media and generating ideas for downstate press. The press secretary must develop and maintain good relationships with New York media. Travel is required. Qualified candidates should have relevant communications experience, particularly in New York, in government, campaigns, or related organizations.  Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer.  Interested candidates should apply HERE.


 
225561 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.


 
225552 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Midwest Republican Senator is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to assist the Legislative Assistant responsible for the energy, environment, and agriculture portfolio. Responsibilities include responding to constituent mail, meeting with constituents, preparing meeting materials, and conducting research on policies within the portfolio. A qualified candidate possesses excellent writing and research skills, pays close attention to detail, and works well in a team environment. Midwest ties, Capitol Hill experience, and knowledge in these issues areas are strongly preferred. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225538 HEALTH CARE LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Midwest Republican Senator seeks a highly motivated and detail oriented Legislative Correspondent with demonstrated experience and interest in health care.  Primary duties include processing incoming mail, drafting outgoing constituent mail, drafting memos for the Senator, and taking constituent and stakeholder meetings. Other duties include conducting research and providing assistance to senior legislative staff in the development of legislation for the Senator. Exceptional writing skills and a customer-oriented attitude are necessary. Previous Hill experience, proficiency in IQ, and a health care background are preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.