Revised: April 19, 2014 at 7:47 AM

The Senate Employment Bulletin is published as a service to Senate offices choosing to advertise staff vacancies. The listing is posted online at www.senate.gov/employment and revised throughout the week.

To apply for advertised positions, please follow the application instructions at the end of each advertisement. Indicate the job referral number associated with each ad and submit a separate resume for every position for which you wish to apply.

For more information, please consult the Placement Brochure on the Web site or contact the Placement Office at (202) 224-9167.

Offices within the United States Senate are equal opportunity employers.

222350 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senior Democratic Finance Committee member seeks experienced Legislative Assistant to manage committee portfolio. This is a senior level position. This portfolio includes tax and Social Security as well as banking, housing, pensions, and small business related issues. The successful candidate will have significant tax policy experience, demonstrated legislative achievements, and strong writing and interpersonal skills. Capitol Hill experience and the ability to work in a collaborative environment is a must. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222349 INTERN -

The Republican Office of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works is currently seeking 1-2 recent graduates for a late spring/summer internship (May-August 2014). Applicants should have strong analytical and writing skills. Legal background and experience in document review a plus. Applicants must also demonstrate excellent research abilities and work well in a fast-paced environment. Previous experience in government is not required, but applicants should have a general understanding of the legislative process. Internships are unpaid, but provide a great opportunity to gain legislative experience in a committee office. Applicants available full-time are preferred, though applicants available part-time may also be considered. Please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to kathryn_eden@epw.senate.gov with “Internship” in the subject line.

 
222348 PAID INTERN -

A Midwest Republican Senator is seeking a short-term paid intern for the Washington DC office. Responsibilities include answering phones, sorting incoming mail, conducting tours of the Capitol for constituents, and helping with legislative and administrative tasks. Internship will last until May 23. Applicants should be able to handle multiple responsibilities, friendly, and well organized. Please email resume and cover letter to intern_midwest_senator@yahoo.com.

 
222347 LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR -

Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Director (LD) for fast paced office. The LD will be responsible for setting and developing the legislative agenda, managing legislative staff and mail correspondence, advancement of policy proposals, and advising the Senator on senate procedures and votes. Individual must have at least three years of Senate experience, demonstrated management experience, be a team player, have excellent communication skills and possess outstanding leadership skills. Duties include but are not limited to: monitoring all Senate floor activities and overseeing the development of vote recommendations for the Senator; managing the development of policy positions and legislative initiatives; overseeing legislative staff in all areas of responsibility; meeting with groups of constituents, key external stakeholders in the private and public sector, and other offices; coordinating the response to all constituent mail related to policy issues, including editing written correspondence; and working closely with other members of the senior staff. Candidates must have significant and senior level policy experience. Prior Senate experience required. Please email cover letter, resume and two writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222346 PRESS INTERN -

Western Democratic Senator seeks a self-motivated and enthusiastic Press Intern for an aggressive communications shop.  Duties include monitoring, clipping and distribution of relevant news stories, from TV, print and online.  Other press responsibilities include: research, writing memos, attending press conferences, and helping to organize news interviews and radio call-ins.  Previous experience with press is preferred, along with roots in the West.  Applicants should have a strong attention to detail, excellent communication skills, and an eagerness to learn about professional communications.   Full-time applicants are strongly preferred.  We are looking for someone to start in mid-May, with the exact start date flexible.  Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and two references to westerndempressintern@gmail.com.

 
222345 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Progressive Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Assistant to work on financial, retirement security, housing, and infrastructure issues.  Responsibilities include drafting legislation, memos, talking points, letters, and vote recommendations as well as working with constituents and advocacy groups.  The employee will serve as the lead advisor to the Senator on these issues and be able to accomplish legislative goals, work under pressure, and understand Senate procedure and the legislative process.  Strong writing, political judgment, and organizational skills are a must.  The office prioritizes a team environment.   Previous Capitol Hill legislative experience is strongly preferred.  Please send: resume, cover letter, references, and a writing sample to:  SenateLAfinance@gmail.com
Application deadline:  April 21, 2014

 
222344 SPEECHWRITER -

Democratic Senator seeks experienced speechwriter. This is a senior level position that includes considerable interaction with the Senator. The speechwriter prepares a wide range of materials for the Senator including talking points for events, floor and other policy-related speeches, and remarks for a variety of other events. The successful candidate will have significant creative writing and messaging experience, strong interpersonal skills, experience dealing with principals, research skills, and an interest in history. Capitol Hill experience and the ability to work in a collaborative environment are strongly preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222340 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Senate Energy Committee Majority staff seeks a Deputy Press Secretary to assist an aggressive press office. Day-to-day responsibilities include compiling clips, drafting press releases and talking points and pitching stories. This person will work closely with the committee's press secretary and the Senator's communications director. The position requires outstanding oral communication and writing skills, as well as the ability to produce quality work under pressure and in an extremely fast-paced environment. Individuals with Louisiana ties are strongly urged to apply. THIS IS NOT AN ENTRY-LEVEL JOB. Interested applicants should e-mail cover letter, resume, one writing sample and references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222339 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

The Office of Senator Mark Kirk is looking for a Legislative Correspondent (LC) to handle a portfolio including budget, tax, small business and other economic issues. Primary duties are to sort, research, and respond to constituent mail.  The LC will also assist the Legislative Assistant responsible for these issues and will research issues, draft memos, as well as attend briefings and meet with constituent groups. Applicants should be resourceful, organized, and dependable and should have strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills and the ability to interact effectively with constituents and staff members.  Illinois ties strongly preferred.  Experience or education in issue areas is necessary. Please email cover letter and resume to GOPSenateOffice@gmail.com.  Phone calls or drop-ins will not be considered.

 
222338 LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR -

Senator McCaskill seeks Legislative Director (LD) for fast paced office.  Among other responsibilities, the LD is responsible for managing a large legislative staff, the implementation of the Senator’s legislative agenda, development and advancement of policy proposals, and working closely with state and communications operations in the office, as well as with external stakeholders. Individual must have legislative experience, be entrepreneurial, work well under pressure, have excellent written communication and editing abilities and possess leadership skills. Duties include but are not limited to: monitoring all Senate floor activities and overseeing the development of vote recommendations for the Senator; managing the development of policy positions and legislative initiatives; overseeing legislative staff in all areas of responsibility; meeting with groups of constituents, key external stakeholders in the private and public sector, and other offices; coordinating the response to all constituent mail related to policy issues, including editing written correspondence; and working closely with other members of the senior staff. Candidates must have significant and senior level policy experience. Senate experience strongly preferred. Please email cover letter, resume and writing sample to employment@mccaskill.senate.gov.

 
222337 SPRING INTERNS -

Progressive Midwestern Democrat seeks unpaid spring interns for his Washington, D.C office. Applicants should be available to begin immediately. Intern responsibilities include answering telephones, sorting mail, researching legislative issues, providing administrative support, attending hearings, and drafting memoranda. Applicants should have excellent writing skills and proven ability to work in a fast-paced work environment. While the internship is unpaid, interns may receive class credit upon successful completion. To apply, please e-mail a writing sample, cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222334 INTERNSHIP -

Democratic leadership office seeks full-time unpaid Interns for immediate opening. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: administrative tasks, handling constituent calls, and performing legislative research and drafting memos for staff members. Candidates should possess strong writing and research skills and a demonstrated interest in public service. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222332 SENIOR PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

Senate full committee majority staff seeks experienced and highly motivated professional to serve as senior staff member for economics and trade portfolio. The successful candidate will have 10+ years of proven professional success developing and implementing economic and trade policies. Deep understanding and experience with the following policy areas is required: trade agreements and negotiations; international and domestic trade enforcement; foreign and domestic tariffs; trade-related labor and environment issues; intellectual property rights protections; bi-lateral investment treaties; tax treaties; economic statecraft and export promotion; international economic development; and international financial institutions. Legislative experience is preferred but not mandatory. Eligibility for Top Secret security clearance is necessary.  Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222328 PRESS INTERN -

Midwest Democratic Senator seeks highly motivated individuals for full-time unpaid Press Internship starting immediately. Responsibilities include compiling press clips and the Senator’s media mentions on a daily basis; answering the press line, fielding calls from reporters, and routing calls in the office as needed; compiling and maintaining press lists; pitching press conferences and events to reporters; drafting releases, collateral, and other press related documents; and other duties as assigned. Position requires a keen attention to detail, the ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines, and the ability to demonstrate professionalism and discretion at all times. Strong writing and grammar skills and proficiency of Microsoft Office applications required. We are 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. 

 
222326 ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT ADVISOR -

Progressive Northeastern Democrat and member of the Environment and Public Works Committee seeks experienced policy advisor to work on energy, clean air, and other environmental issues. Relevant graduate degree and minimum three years experience in environmental and energy policy required, and familiarity with transportation and/or trade policy a plus. Must have strong analytic, writing, and communications skills, as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced, collegial environment. Please email a cover letter and resume to energyandenviro@gmail.com. 

 
222325 DIGITAL MEDIA MANAGER -

Progressive Northeastern Democrat seeks a Digital Media Manager to coordinate the office's social media, email, and website activities.  This position reports to the Communications Director and responsibilities include drafting Twitter and Facebook content and monitoring interactions on those platforms; editing photos and video; updating the Senator’s website; and drafting email outreach to constituents.  The position will also provide opportunities to develop strategies for large-scale public outreach campaigns. Candidates must have excellent writing skills, experience creating graphic content for distribution on the web, and a demonstrated ability to engage online audiences on policy issues.  3-5 years of experience in policy or politics are preferred, with at least two years of direct experience in digital media.  Familiarity with environmental policy and organizations a plus. Please email a resume and cover letter to demdigitalmanager@gmail.com.

 
222324 INTERNS -

Senator Mark Udall is seeking full and part-time interns starting immediately. This unpaid internship will run through the end of May. Interns will conduct policy research, attend hearings and events, and support the Senate staff in day-to-day operations.  Applicants should have strong written and verbal skills, and be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Colorado ties are preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222319 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 flag requests, opening mail, and other duties as assigned.  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.

 
222314 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Senate Republican office is seeking a Deputy Press Secretary with 2-3 years’ experience in communications. The position requires strong writing skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multitask and execute under strict deadline, as well work in a team consisting of the communications director, press secretary, and press assistant. Deputy will be responsible for: aiding the drafting of press materials, social media posts, etc.; managing the website and social media efforts; developing strong background relationships with media, particularly in the state; overseeing press assistant duties (i.e., clips, press lists, special projects); and other administrative duties. Experience in social media trends, as well as expertise in digital media, such as video, audio and photo-editing software (i.e., Photoshop, MovieMaker, etc.) strongly preferred. Candidate should email cover letter (include your home/other state ties) and résumé to senate.republican.press.office@gmail.com

 
222308 CONSTITUENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE (DALLAS, TX) -

The North Texas Regional Office of U.S. Senator John Cornyn, located in Dallas, is now accepting resumes for a full-time Constituent Services Representative starting immediately.  A background in government or public service is preferred.  Senator Cornyn’s Constituent Services staff is located in the Dallas office and works with the Senator to assist Texans having difficulties with various federal agencies.  For more information on constituent services, visit the “Help with Federal Agencies” section of Senator Cornyn’s website at http://cornyn.senate.gov/. This entry level position offers a unique opportunity to gain experience and valuable insight into Senate procedure in an office that handles a wide range of issues. The incumbent primarily assists with clerical duties that are essential to the Senator’s service to his constituents.  Duties include answering constituent telephone calls, sorting constituent mail, ordering office supplies, drafting letters, and assisting the Senator’s Constituent Services staff.  Qualified candidates will have a four-year college degree, strong written and oral communication skills, be proficient in Microsoft Office applications, can complete tasks quickly and effectively with minimal supervision, and possess exceptional interpersonal skills in a deadline-driven work environment. Applicants should submit by email a resume (with GPA), college transcript, and a cover letter explaining why they are interested in working for Senator John Cornyn to:  dallas_office@cornyn.senate.gov

 
222306 TRANSPORTATION LEGISLATIVE FELLOW -

Progressive Senator on the Commerce Committee seeks transportation fellow to assist legislative staff with research and policy analysis on the issues of surface transportation, merchant marine infrastructure, transportation safety and regulatory issues.  Relevant work experience and familiarity with the Departments of Transportation and Homeland Security is required and an advanced, related degree is preferred.  The position is unpaid and a six month commitment is preferred.  Please submit a resume, cover letter and two writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222302 PRESS SECRETARY -

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

 
222301 DEPUTY DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF SENATE SECURITY -

This is technical supervisory work assisting the Director of Senate Security with management and implementation of the Senate’s security programs.  Work includes supervising staff and conducting technical surveillance countermeasures services (TSCM), classified computer security, computer forensics and communications security (COMSEC).  Work is bound by DIA, CIA, DOD directives, Senate Security Manual and Rules, and standing orders of the Senate.  The full vacancy announcement and online application can be found in the Employment section of Senate.gov - http://www.senate.gov/employment.

 
222300 CASEWORKER -

US Senator for Maryland seeks individual to be responsible primarily for federal employee casework and outreach to federal employee unions and retiree groups from her Baltimore office.  This entry-level position is full time including some work on evenings and weekends.  Prerequisites include: college degree or equivalent; strong interpersonal written and oral skills; knowledge of the federal agencies; current IT skills and an outgoing personality.  Preference given to candidates with strong casework management experience and knowledge of public personnel practices.  Salary commensurate with experience.  Please send cover letter and resume to jobs@mikulski.senate.gov

 
222297 JUDICIARY COMMITTEE LAW CLERKSHIPS -

The Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT), is seeking law clerks for the Fall 2014 semester.   These substantive positions offer students a unique opportunity to observe the legislative and nominations process and to work closely with Committee counsel on a wide variety of projects.  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 matters.  The clerkships are open to current law students only; those from Vermont are strongly encouraged to apply.  For more information about Senator Leahy and the clerkship program, visit http://leahy.senate.gov/services/law_clerks/.  Please email resume, cover letter, legal writing sample, law school transcript, and list of three references to Patrick_Sheahan@Judiciary-Dem.Senate.Gov, with “Law Clerk” in the subject line of the email, by April 23, 2014. Due to significant delays in mail processing in the U.S. Senate, please do not send an application by regular post. 

 
222284 PRESS INTERN -

Western Democratic Senator seeks personable, dependable and professional individual for an unpaid press internship position for the upcoming Spring term beginning in April 2014.  The press intern will work closely with the communications team on a variety of tasks.  Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: compiling daily press clips, updating the website, assisting with social media, answering the phone, drafting language and other administrative tasks as assigned.  This internship is a valuable opportunity to see how a Senate communications office functions and ideal for motivated, self-starting and quick learning individuals.  Attention to detail and strong writing and grammar skills are required. Interested candidates should email a resume, cover letter and writing sample to internship.press@gmail.com. 

 
222281 DEFENSE INTERN -

Florida Senator seeks full-time, unpaid intern for up to six months to work with his defense team.  Intern will assist the defense team with hearing preparation, meetings and travel, tracking legislation and budget requests, and following up with Department of Defense agencies and industry groups.  Qualified candidates should be detail oriented, excellent researchers and possess strong communication skills.  Preference will be given to candidates with military experience, active or reserve, and/or students studying National Security Policy, Public Administration, History, or International Relations. Florida ties a plus. This internship is designed to be an opportunity for those seeking Congressional staff experience and with aspirations to eventual paid staff employment in national security affairs on Capitol Hill.  Please email Human_Resources@billnelson.senate.gov with Defense Intern in the subject line, a cover letter, resume, and 3 page writing sample.  No calls or drop-bys please.

 
222278 COMMUNICATIONS/TECHNOLOGY LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Western Democratic Senator on the Commerce Committee seeks a senior Legislative Assistant to handle communication and technology issues.  Applicants should have direct expertise in current information technology including the internet, telecom and the media.  At least three years of Hill experience is required and experience with relevant Congressional committees is a must.  Experience with intellectual property and consumer protection 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.

 
222266 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.

 
222265 COUNSEL -

Democratic Judiciary Committee member seeks Counsel. 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, analyzing legislative developments and recommending strategies on bills and amendments, advising the Senator during hearings and markups, and the preparation of memorandums, floor statements and speeches.  The position requires outstanding oral communication and writing skills, as well as the ability to conduct strong legal research and analysis.  Successful candidate will possess excellent academic credentials and will have the ability to produce quality work under pressure and in an extremely fast-paced environment.  Interested applicants should e-mail cover letter and resume to senatejobs@gmail.com, with Counsel Job in the subject line.

 
222254 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Senior Democratic senator seeks experienced communications professional to join busy four-person press office. This is not an entry-level position. Successful candidate will have experience working in a high-visibility, fast-paced environment with a portfolio of highly-polished writing samples (op-eds, statements and press releases).  Experience working with reporters and staffing a public figure are preferred; strong references are required. Experience with social media, web development and video production are also preferred. This position is based in Washington. Please e-mail cover letter, resume and writing samples to: us.senate.employment@gmail.com indicating “Deputy Press Secretary” in the subject line.

 
222252 CORRESPONDENCE MANAGER -

Democratic Senator seeks a Correspondence Manager to oversee his legislative correspondence process. This individual will be responsible for managing and processing all incoming and outgoing constituent correspondence and working closely with the Correspondence Assistant, Legislative Correspondents, Legislative Assistants, Legislative Director, and Senator to ensure appropriate timely responses. Major responsibilities include working within InterTrac – a constituent management software – to categorize and sort incoming mail by issue area to ensure quick turnaround, setting mail deadlines, creating weekly mail reports, writing, editing and proofreading outgoing responses, and maintaining an organized record of constituent communication.  This role requires a big-picture look at the mail process and constituent communication strategy and a problem-solving attitude to continue to develop best practices for the office. This individual is also responsible for writing and editing personal correspondence, event and program book letters, congratulatory letters, greetings, and Congressional Record Statements. This person ensures proper grammar and uniform formatting and style throughout the Senator’s written work product and should be extraordinarily detailed-oriented.  Experience with InterTrac preferred as well as a history of working well with others in a supervisory role. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222232 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Western Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to work with Foreign Policy & Defense Advisor on these issues.  Prior Hill experience and familiarity with matters important to military families and veterans is preferred.  Candidate must possess strong writing and communication skills, and work well within a team.   Please email a cover letter and resume to DemSenatorJob@gmail.com indicating “Legislative Aide” in the subject line.

 
222230 PRESS INTERN -

U.S. Senator Kay Hagan's Washington, DC office is seeking a motivated and dependable Press Intern to start full-time in early January. Intern will join a busy, fast-paced communications office and will assist with media monitoring, writing press materials, updating website content and pitching events. Ideal candidate has North Carolina ties and previous press/media experience. Internship is unpaid. To apply: email resume, cover letter and two writing samples to HaganPressIntern@gmail.com. No phone calls, please.

 
222220 WINTER/SPRING PRESS INTERN -

Senator Charles E. Schumer’s press office seeks full-time, unpaid interns in Washington, DC, starting at the beginning of January. Part-Time interns will also be considered but candidates with full-time availability will be given preference. It is preferable, but not required, if candidate is available after the New Year, and can continue work through the Spring. 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 day-to-day operations of a very active press office. Applicants must work well under pressure, have excellent written and oral communications skills and a desire to learn. Previous experience in politics and press are not required but candidates should have a general understanding of the governmental process, knowledge of the Northeast, and interest in communications. If interested, please send cover letter and resume via email to: SchumerPressInternship@gmail.com

 
222217 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Western Democratic Senator is seeking a Staff Assistant.  Applicants must be detail oriented, well organized, able to handle a fast-paced work environment and work well in a team environment, and have exceptional interpersonal skills. Candidates should be personable, dependable and professional to support a very busy front office, and have excellent oral and written communication skills.  Duties include, but are not limited to, answering phones, greeting visitors, sorting mail, and other administrative duties as assigned, as well as providing support to scheduling, press, and legislative staff as needed.  Western ties a plus.  Please email a cover letter and resume to DemSenatorJob@gmail.com indicating “Staff Assistant” in the subject line.

 
222201 WEB DEVELOPMENT/TECHNOLOGY INTERN (UNPAID) -

The Office of Senator Barbara Boxer is seeking a web development intern to assist an ambitious technology team during the winter/spring semester/quarter.  With over 38 million constituents, technology and its thoughtful use are vital to the efficacy and workings of the Senator’s office.  The successful applicant will demonstrate a grasp of modern web development languages and concepts including HTML(5), CSS(3), PHP, and JavaScript.  Absolute proficiency in the languages is not required, but a passion and curiosity for the nexus of technology and representative government is.  To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and two letters of recommendation to techintern@boxer.senate.gov.  Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

 
222199 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT/SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR -

Western moderate seeking a Legislative Assistant/Senior Policy Advisor with strong writing, research and oral communication skills to advise and assist the Senator on issues related to agriculture and immigration.  The Legislative Assistant must be motivated, creative, self-disciplined and organized.  In addition to a strong grasp of policy, ideal candidates should have a keen political sense and the ability to balance the competing interests of a demographically and ideologically diverse constituency.   Previous Hill experience preferred.  Please send resume and cover letter to senatejobposting5@gmail.com.

 
222197 PRESS SECRETARY -

Democratic Senator seeks Press Secretary for Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include drafting press releases and statements, serving as the primary contact for reporters, and preparing the Senator for interviews. The position requires excellent writing skills, keen attention to detail, an ability to multitask and execute under pressure, meet tight deadlines and work well in a team. Ideal candidates should have strong political communications experience. Previous Hill experience is preferred but not required. Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter, and 2-3 writing samples to press.sec.dem@gmail.com

 
222182 CORRESPONDENCE MANAGER -

Democratic Senator seeks a Correspondence Manager to run our mailroom operations.  This individual will be responsible for managing and processing incoming and outgoing communications, working closely with the Legislative Correspondents, Legislative Assistants and Legislative Director to ensure appropriate timely responses. Major responsibilities include sorting incoming communications; data-entry into the Correspondence Management System; working with CMS vendor to troubleshoot database problems; maintaining constituent mail database; generating regular mail reports; and maintaining an organized archive of constituent mail. Applicants must be highly motivated, detail-oriented, and have excellent interpersonal skills. Experience with Simplicity Voice preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

 
222135 SCHEDULER -

Democratic Senator seeks highly-motivated, supremely-organized individual to serve as Senator’s DC Scheduler.  This individual will maintain the Senator's daily and long-term schedules as well as act as a liaison for the Senator with both staff and constituents.  Primary responsibilities will include: receiving, evaluating and organizing all incoming meeting and event requests; greeting the Senator’s meeting attendees throughout the day; communicating key information regarding the Senator’s and the Senate’s schedule to staff; ensuring proper advance work is done for Senator’s travel, appearances and meetings; working with the Senator’s in-state Scheduler; and other duties as assigned by the Senator and the Chief of Staff.  The ideal candidate will be an energetic, resourceful, discreet team player with a proven ability to effectively multi-task in a fast-paced environment.  This is NOT an entry-level position.  Qualified applicants will have at least 3-5 years of Scheduling and/or Executive Assistant experience, preferably on Capitol Hill.   Salary commensurate with experience.  Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to demsenator@yahoo.com.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, or sexual orientation.

 
222061 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Southern Republican Senator is seeking an experienced Legislative Assistant to handle health care, education and the Senator’s Small Business Committee portfolio. The ideal candidate should have at least two years of legislative experience handling health care issues. An in-depth knowledge of legislative process, superior writing skills, strong work ethic and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment are required. Please send résumé and cover letter to senatela2013@gmail.com