Revised: August 14, 2020 at 01:31 PM

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225844 TAX POLICY ADVISOR -

Conservative Republican senator on the Finance Committee seeks legislative assistant for tax and budget. A qualified individual should have practical tax experience, be well-versed in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, and have a strong understanding of, and appreciation for, free market economics. Knowledge of financial service sectors, such as insurance and banking, is helpful, but not required. Exceptional writing skills, attention to detail, strong work ethic, and clear and concise communication skills are must-haves. J.D. and/or CPA, and Hill experience preferred. Interested applicants will e-mail both resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. PLEASE NO UNSOLICITED DROP-INS, PHONE CALLS, EMAILS OR FAXES TO THE OFFICE.


 
225843 FALL PRESS INTERN -

The Minority Staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs seeks a paid press intern. Part-time interns will be considered, but candidates with full-time availability will be given preference. Responsibilities include compiling press clips, drafting press releases, talking points, and memos, conducting research, and assisting Senator Brown’s Press Staff with the day-to-day operations of an active press shop. The internship will be remote. Applicants must work well under pressure and have excellent written and oral communication skills. Please email a resume and cover letter addressing your qualifications and the time commitment you can make (i.e. start/end dates and number of days/hours per week) to internships_democratic@banking.senate.gov.


 
225842 VIRTUAL INTERNSHIP -

The Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee (Ranking Member Ben Cardin, D-MD) Minority office is seeking applicants for a full-time or part-time virtual internship starting in September 2020. Responsibilities will include tracking legislation, monitoring committee hearings, and assisting with press clippings. The internship provides an inside look on how a Senate Committee works to pass legislation and conducts oversight on federal agencies, programs, and policy implementation. The ideal candidate would be a detail-oriented self-starter, with strong research and writing skills, and the ability to handle multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced office. Applicants must be able to work virtually. A background in business is not required, but candidates should have an interest in small businesses. Maryland ties are a plus. Please send a cover letter, current resume with three references, two letters of recommendation, and a one page memo on a topic of your choice to SBCDem_Internship@sbc.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. The deadline to apply is Monday, August 31st.


 
225841 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Midwestern Democrat seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle privacy, telecom and consumer protection issues for the Senator’s work on the Senate Commerce Committee. Additionally, the legislative portfolio will include judicial nominations, criminal justice reform, civil rights, campaign finance and related issues. The position requires excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, comprehensive knowledge of the legislative process, and strong negotiation and analytical skills. Additional duties include developing and executing legislative initiatives; constant monitoring of legislative developments; professionally representing the Senator; working with stakeholders; preparing materials for meetings, briefings, and hearings; working with state offices; and coordinating closely with senior staff and the Senator. This position requires the ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. Prior experience working on Capitol Hill is 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. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please email a resume and cover letter to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “Judiciary Legislative Assistant” in the subject line


 
225840 SENATE PARLIAMENTARY CLERK -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Parliamentarian is seeking applicants for the Senate Parliamentary Clerk vacancy. This is professional, non-partisan, legislative work with responsibility for ensuring consistent and orderly proceedings of the Senate. Work is supervised by the Senate Parliamentarian, as well as the Senior Assistant Parliamentarian and includes assisting the Senate Parliamentarian and staff on and off the Senate floor in responding to legislative and parliamentary inquiries; preparing materials for the Senate’s daily proceedings and the Senate Calendar; referring Executive Communications to committees; basic procedural and legislative research; assisting with the preparation of the office’s precedential materials for publication; and general administrative tasks as assigned. This position requires a two-year commitment. Source materials for this position include Senate Rules and precedent, legislative history, Statutes, and the United States Code. Work is bound by the U.S. Senate Handbook, Senate Ethics Manual, and Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures, 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.  Please submit your application, resume and cover letter by 11:59 pm, August 31, 2020.  Late applications will not be accepted.


 
225839 INTERNS -

Senator Warner is looking for interns to work remotely this fall. To be eligible for an internship, an individual must have graduated from high school.  Preference will be given to applicants who reside or attend school in Virginia. Responsibilities include: recording constituent opinions, sorting and scanning incoming mail, drafting policy or hearing summaries, conducting research for legislative aides, and assisting state staff with constituent service and community outreach efforts.  The office will provide technology.  This position qualifies for either a $1000 or $2000 stipend, depending on the number of hours an applicant can commit. Interested applicants must complete the online application on Senator Warner’s website (https://www.warner.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/internships) by August 20, 2020. 


 
225838 FALL INTERNSHIP -

Senator Martha McSally seeks full-time and in-person interns for the fall semester. Responsibilities include processing constituent correspondence, tracking legislation, answering phones, and conducting legislative research. Candidates should have strong research and writing skills. Previous Hill experience or Arizona ties are strongly preferred but not required. This internship is paid, and applicants should be available September - December. Please apply at https://www.mcsally.senate.gov/services/internships by August 19th.


 
225837 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Mid-Atlantic Democrat seeks a Legislative Correspondent with a primary focus on climate change, energy, environment, and agriculture 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. 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. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and two references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225836 TAX COUNSEL -

Republican Senate Finance Committee member seeks an experienced tax counsel to handle tax and budget policy portfolio. Qualified applicants will have significant experience in tax and budget policy, strong written and oral communications skills, ability to work well with a team in a fast-paced and detail-oriented environment. Law degree and not less than 5 years of law practice or relevant policy experience are required. Please submit a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225835 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS ANALYST #5369 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking an Emergency Preparedness Analyst #5369 for its Office of Security & Emergency Preparedness. This is professional level work responsible for providing emergency equipment and supplies to offices throughout the Senate community, writing/maintaining emergency action plans and other associated documents, developing and conducting staff education and training, and providing customer services. Work also involves providing administrative support to the section. Work is performed under the direction of the Director. Must be eligible to receive/maintain a Department of Defense Top Secret security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#5 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225834 ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT SPECIALIST #5217 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking an Administrative Support Specialist #5217 for its Office of Security & Emergency Preparedness. This is general administrative work supporting staff of the U.S. Senate Sergeant at Arms. Work involves performing a variety of administrative support functions including providing information in person and on the telephone. Work also includes updating databases, preparing correspondence, and processing forms and requests. Work is performed under the general supervision of an immediate supervisor, and is reviewed for quality and quantity of work performed and adherence to policies and procedures. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#1 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225833 PRINCIPAL IDENTITY AND ACCESS MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST #1001 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Principal Identity and Access Management Specialist #1001 for its Chief Information Officer/Process Management, and Innovation/Identity & Collaboration Systems/Identity and Access Management Department. This is advanced professional work in a highly-specialized Information Technology discipline architecting, implementing, and supporting identity management and privileged access management systems. As the principal architect and lead technical expert, the incumbent may be called upon to research and resolve issues escalated by other support groups, as well as recommend long-term strategic directions for Senate technology. The SAA is implementing its Identity & Access solution using SailPoint Identity IQ (IIQ). The incumbent will be the primary architect and developer to implement functionality on IAM’s roadmap. Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#6 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225831 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senator Coons, co-chair of the Senate Bipartisan Climate Solutions caucus, is seeking a highly motivated Legislative Assistant to handle environment, energy, and agriculture policy, with an emphasis on developing and advancing policies that address climate change. Experience with and knowledge of climate and environmental policies, energy innovation, and the agriculture sector are strongly preferred. The responsibilities include bill development, building coalitions, preparing for hearings, event planning, and writing memos, speeches, and talking points.  Interested applicants must have a record of taking initiative, excellent research, writing, and analytical skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to operate with tight deadlines. Constituent outreach and engagement are also important components of the job. A relevant advanced degree and Hill experience are preferred. Delaware ties are a strong plus. Our office is committed to creating an inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Please submit a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225830 FALL INTERNSHIP -

Republican Senator seeks part-time interns for the fall semester. Responsibilities include processing constituent correspondence, tracking legislation, observing hearings/briefings, and conducting legislative research. Candidates should have strong research and writing skills. Previous Hill experience or Midwest ties are strongly preferred but not required. This internship is paid, and applicants should be available September - December. Please send a resume and cover letter to senategopinterns@gmail.com with “Fall Internship” in the subject line.


 
225829 COUNSEL -

Western Democratic Senator is seeking a Counsel who will develop legislative and policy proposals and prepare the Senator for Judiciary Committee hearings and votes. The Counsel will manage Judiciary Committee issues including, but not limited to: Reproductive Rights; LGBTQ Rights; Election Security; Technology and Privacy; and Intellectual Property. An ideal candidate will have at least 4 years of legal experience (Senate experience is a plus), relevant issue area experience in more than one issue listed above, and a JD. This individual should have knowledge of the legislative process, excellent oral and written communication skills, and be willing to work with a team. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
225828 HEALTH LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Western Democratic Senator on the Finance Committee seeks a senior Legislative Assistant to handle health, aging, education and judicial issues.  Applicants should have direct expertise in current health care issues including health reform, Medicare, Medicaid, SCHIP, mental health, prescription drugs, and children’s health.  At least three years of Hill experience is required and experience with relevant Congressional health committees is a must.  Experience with education policy and related Congressional committees is strongly preferred.  Qualified candidates will also have strong writing, analytical, negotiation, and organizational skills; the ability to perform well under pressure while juggling multiple tasks; and sound political judgment. The Legislative Assistant will be expected to handle relevant committee work and related constituent matters. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov  indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225827 LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR -

Senior Democratic Senator is seeking an experienced, aggressive and innovative Legislative Director. Strong background in tech, trade, tax and economic policy issues a plus. Person will be responsible for managing the entire legislative operation including legislative assistants and correspondents; assisting in the development of message, policy positions and legislative initiatives; creating and implementing long and short-term legislative priorities for the Senator and implementing effective outreach program to state and national constituencies. Successful candidate will have strong written and oral communication skills, an in-depth knowledge of Senate legislative operations, an ability to create a dynamic legislative agenda, sound political judgment, the ability to function in fast-paced office and solid management skills. Knowledge of northwestern U.S. issues helpful. Salary commensurate with experience. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225826 FALL 2020 INTERNSHIPS -

Senator Todd Young’s office is seeking interns for our fall internship session. Qualified applicants should be detail-oriented, have a strong work ethic, exceptional organizational and communication skills, and a positive attitude. College students studying in any disciplinary field are encouraged to apply. Interns will be responsible for paying their travel and living expenses but can arrange to receive academic credit for their work through their school. Intern applicants must be 18 years old and have completed one year of college level coursework. Interested individuals can find more information and apply online at the following link: https://www.young.senate.gov/help/internships. Applications will be accepted through August 17th, or until all available positions are filled.


 
225821 HEALTH CARE LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Democratic Senator seeks experienced and energetic legislative assistant to handle health care policy portfolio. Responsibilities include briefing and preparing materials for the Senator, meeting with constituents and stakeholders, and advancing the Senator’s priorities through legislation and other actions. Qualified applicants will have outstanding writing and communication skills, be able to identify and pursue opportunities proactively, and demonstrate a strong understanding of the legislative process and health care policy. This position also requires the ability to work well as part of a team, a keen attention to detail, a positive attitude, and the ability to produce high quality work products on tight deadlines. We encourage diverse applicants to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225820 NOMINATIONS CLERK -

Senior Democratic member of the Senate Judiciary Committee seeks a nominations clerk to serve on the Judiciary Committee staff.  This person will assist on Committee matters relating to the confirmation process of executive and judicial nominations as well as federal courts issues. Responsibilities include providing administrative support to attorneys and other professional staff members of the Committee; assisting in preparation of briefing books and other materials for executive and judicial nominations hearings, executive business meetings and floor debates; managing statistical and historical information on all nominations and federal courts issues; researching and drafting responses to letters from constituents and others regarding nominations and federal courts issues; coordinating Committee archiving process and helping maintain Committee files; and performing other duties as assigned by the Nominations Counsels. College degree required and 1-2 years of working experience is preferable.  Experience on Capitol Hill or political campaign a plus.  Proficiency in IQ, West Law, Lexis Nexis, and a public policy background are strongly preferred. Candidates should be detail-oriented, self-driven, and able to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.  Please e-mail resume and cover letter for consideration to jud.dem.senate@gmail.com and include “Nominations Clerk” in the subject line.


 
225817 VIRTUAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION FALL INTERNS/LAW CLERKS -

The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP), Office of the Ranking Member, seeks virtual unpaid health and education interns for the Fall of 2020 (Late August/September – December).  The positions offer undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to gain substantive experience working virtually with a Senate office while participating directly in the legislative process.  Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting Committee staff in performing administrative duties, conducting research, analyzing legislation, drafting memorandums, and assisting with virtual hearings.  Interns play a key role with the office and will work closely with senior policy advisors. The HELP Committee works on a wide range of issues in the areas of health, education, labor, workforce, pensions, oversight, and disabilities. Qualifications: Applicants should have (i) an interest in public policy and (ii) a desire to learn.  They also must have good attention to detail, work well under pressure, be self-motivated, and possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Openings: Health Policy Intern: interest and experience in health-related matters, including but not limited to: the Affordable Care Act, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, children’s health, the Food and Drug Administration, health equity/disparities, health information technology, health workforce, Medicare/Medicaid, mental health, the National Institutes of Health, public health and preparedness, and/or women’s health. Education Policy Intern: interest in education-related policy, including: early childhood, k-12, postsecondary, workforce, and civil rights issues. Interest or experience teaching or working with students encouraged. Applications: Interested applicants should apply to this position by applying on the OAM website. Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis. The priority deadline for the Fall 2020 virtual internship program is Friday, August 14th, 2020.  The 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 sexual orientation.


 
225814 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Senior Northeast Democratic Senator on two committees with transportation and infrastructure jurisdiction is seeking a highly motivated individual with demonstrated experience and interest in transportation, environment, and energy issues.  A graduate degree and Hill experience is preferred.  Other duties include processing incoming mail and drafting outgoing constituent mail.  New Jersey ties preferred.  Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.  Candidates must be able to meet short deadlines and juggle many priorities in a fast-paced environment, and be a team player with a willingness to pivot quickly to help where the office needs assistance.  This office is an equal opportunity employer.  Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, writing sample (no more than 2 pages), and 3 references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in subject line.


 
225813 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Senior Northeast Democratic Senator on the Finance Committee is seeking a highly motivated individual with demonstrated experience and interest in health care, social services, and women’s issues.  A graduate degree and Hill experience is preferred.  Other duties include processing incoming mail and drafting outgoing constituent mail.  New Jersey ties preferred.  Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.  Candidates must be able to meet short deadlines and juggle many priorities in a fast-paced environment, and be a team player with a willingness to pivot quickly to help where the office needs assistance.  This office is an equal opportunity employer.  Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, writing sample (no more than 2 pages), and 3 references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in subject line.


 
225807 FALL LAW CLERK -

The Senate Committee on Rules & Administration Majority is hiring a law clerk for fall semester, beginning September 2020.  Start and end dates are flexible, and all work will be completed virtually. The law clerk will be responsible for performing legal research and will compose a variety of written materials related to nominations, oversight, and legislative matters. The law clerk will have the opportunity to interact with other professional staff members and attorneys on the Committee virtually, in a collegial and fast paced environment. Applicants should be interested in working for the federal government, particularly the legislative branch, and in public service. Classwork or work experience regarding the following is helpful: federal elections; oversight of legislative and executive branch agencies; legislative procedure and drafting; federal contracting regulations and accounting; and administrative law. The law clerk must demonstrate good judgment, be flexible, be able to work in a collaborative and positive manner, and be a self-starter. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited juris doctor program. A stipend may be available. To apply, please submit a cover letter that includes possible start and end dates, as well as availability during the week, resume, unofficial transcript, and a short writing sample of no more than five pages to lawclerk@rules.senate.gov. Applicants will be processed on a rolling basis. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.


 
225795 COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

Democratic Senator seeks a Communications Director for a very active national, DC and state organization. This is a senior position on the Senator’s leadership team. Candidates with strong strategic planning, management, Senate and campaign experience are encouraged to apply. Responsibilities include: developing, planning and executing the Senator’s long-term communications strategy; preparing for state and national press events and interviews; developing talking points and written materials. This position requires facilitating relationships with national and in-state reporters, and working collaboratively with the Senator’s policy team and state staff, as well as managing the communications team. Ideal candidates are proactive, detail-oriented communicators with strong writing and leadership skills, who thrive under tight deadlines. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
225789 SPEECHWRITER -

Senator Chris Van Hollen seeks an exceptional writer as part of an active communications team. Responsibilities for this position include writing brief remarks and long-form speeches, op-eds, congressional testimony, e-newsletters, and outreach communications on a range of topics. A qualified candidate will be a superlative expository, persuasive, descriptive and narrative writer, be able to quickly identify and synthesize key points, have excellent research skills, pay keen attention to detail, and be highly adaptable. 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. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225788 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Co-Chairman of the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control seeks a Legislative Assistant to work on international and domestic narcotics issues. Areas of emphasis on the international side include but are not limited to Afghanistan, China, Colombia, and Mexico. Areas of emphasis on the domestic side include synthetic drugs, controlled substance analogues, marijuana, cocaine, prescription drugs, and heroin.  The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and organized multi-tasker with strong writing skills and attention to detail. Responsibilities include, among other things, developing legislative proposals and drafting reports, statements, memoranda and position papers on domestic and international narcotics issues. At least 2-3 years of experience working on related issues, ideally on Capitol Hill, is preferred. Strong writing skills are essential. Please send resume, cover letter and two relevant writing samples to drugcaucusjob@gmail.com.


 
225773 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Assistant to handle telecom and technology portfolio.  Individual must be knowledgeable of current legislative and non-legislative issues and have a thorough understanding of the legislative process and the Senate’s organization and procedures.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, advising and staffing the Senator, analyzing legislative developments, recommending strategies on bills and amendments, and working closely with state staff and a robust press operation.  This position requires outstanding oral communication and writing skills, as well as the ability to conduct strong research and analysis.  A successful candidate will possess excellent academic credentials and will have the ability to produce quality work under pressure in an extremely fast-paced environment.  This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.  Interested applicants should email cover letter and resume to leg_jobs@schumer.senate.gov, ATTN: Telecom LA in the subject line.


 
225751 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on defense appropriations and homeland security 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: Defense Leg Aide 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.


 
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.


 
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.


 
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.


 
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.


 
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.