Revised: September 30, 2022 at 01:52 PM

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228305 PRESS ASSISTANT -

Republican U.S. Senate office is seeking a diligent and dependable self-starter for a Press Assistant position. Primary duties include: compiling daily news clips, generating social media content (copy, graphics, and videos), managing press lists, drafting media advisories, and assisting the communications team with daily operations. Candidates for this position should be detail-oriented and have excellent writing skills. Proficiency with Canva or Adobe Suite is required. Past digital/social media experience is preferred. Hill experience and Midwest ties are preferred. Please send a resume and cover letter to senatepressassistant2023@gmail.com to apply.


 
228304 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

Colorado Senator John Hickenlooper - a laid off geologist turned brewpub owner turned elected official - seeks a Deputy Press Secretary to support an active communications team. This role will be based in Washington, D.C. and assist with reporter outreach, interview prep, event staffing, and drafting and editing talking points, remarks, video scripts, op-eds, and press releases. Ideal candidates are humble-minded, hardworking, and creative writers with experience in Congress, on campaigns, or other fast-paced environments. Colorado ties are a bonus. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Diverse applicants are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should send 1-2 applicable writing samples and a resume. Please do not send a cover letter, instead please write in 200 words or fewer why you would be an ideal candidate for this position. The salary for this position begins at $55,000, subject to experience. Please e-mail materials to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228303 PRESS SECRETARY -

Colorado Senator John Hickenlooper - a laid off geologist turned brewpub owner turned elected official - seeks a hard-working and innovative Press Secretary based in D.C. or Colorado. We are eager for applicants who already have strong press and communications experience. Responsibilities include drafting press releases, memos, talking points, op-eds, and speeches; pitching and responding to reporter inquiries; planning, organizing, and staffing press events; and developing and maintaining relationships with national and in-state reporters, TV bookers, and producers. Ideal candidates are proactive, detailed-oriented storytellers/communicators who work well in a fast-paced environment and under tight deadlines with a sense of humor and a positive attitude. A passion for craft beer is *not* a prerequisite. What we do value is creativity, outside-the-box thinking and excellent writing skills. As a team, we take the job seriously but not ourselves and are looking for similarly humble-minded teammates who are hungry to roll up their sleeves and get to work on issues that impact Coloradans. Colorado ties and Spanish-language skills are added bonuses. 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. Diverse applicants are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should send 1-2 applicable writing samples and a resume. Please do not send a cover letter, instead please write 200 words or fewer on why you would be an ideal candidate for this position. The salary for this position begins at $75,000, subject to experience. Please e-mail materials to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228302 FALL 2022 PRESS INTERN -

Democratic Senator seeks a paid, in-person press intern in the Washington D.C. office for the fall semester (now until December 22, 2022). Responsibilities include compiling press clips, conducting research, maintaining and creating press lists, monitoring media, and assisting the press staff with the day-to-day operations of a very active press office. The ideal candidate for this internship will be a team player with excellent communication skills. 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 send a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.


 
228301 PROFESSIONAL STAFF MEMBER -

The Committee on Energy and Natural Resources is accepting applications for a professional staff member to join the majority staff to cover energy policy areas including energy efficiency, energy storage, and hydrogen. This position requires experience in these policy areas, a strong attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal and negotiation skills, and knowledge of the legislative process. West Virginia ties and prior Hill experience a plus. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume with references, and one writing sample to  senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228300 SPRING 2023 LEGISLATIVE INTERNSHIP - PAID -

The Democratic Staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs seeks paid interns to work with the Majority Staff during Spring 2023. These internships, open to undergraduate, graduate, law students, or recent graduates, provide an opportunity to observe and work closely with Committee professional staff/counsels on a variety of policy and oversight projects related to financial services, consumer protection, housing, transit, community development, climate risk, national security, and other topics.  Interns will engage in legal and fact research, preparation for hearings and meetings, and support with necessary administrative work. The office is committed to having an organization that is reflective of and responsive to the needs of the diverse communities we serve. The office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, uniformed service, or disability.  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 by emailing Cameron Ricker at Cameron_Ricker@banking.senate.gov. To apply, please upload a resume and cover letter by October 15 via our legislative internship application portal: https://sen.gov/1Z3X


 
228299 ASSISTANT TO THE CHIEF OF STAFF -

Senator Heinrich’s Office is seeking an Assistant to the Chief of Staff. Ideal candidates will have outstanding interpersonal, written and oral communication skills; be service- and solutions-oriented and highly organized; take a collaborative approach with community and colleagues; and be able to prioritize and follow through on multiple tasks simultaneously. This position is responsible for providing support to the Chief of Staff, including assistance on special projects, managing all aspects of the Chief of Staff’s schedule, preparing briefing materials and memos, coordinating travel, getting information out to and back from various staff on behalf of the Chief of Staff. This role requires a candidate that can appropriately exercise discretion, maintain confidentiality, and work beyond business hours when necessary.  Ties to New Mexico and/or fluency in Spanish are a significant plus.  Please note that this is not an entry-level position and previous Congressional work or executive assistant experience is preferred.  This position is required to work in the office and is expected to have a COVID vaccine, unless an accommodation is granted.

Our team is driven by a desire to make a difference for our constituents. We are relentless in our work to create change and deliver for the people of New Mexico – and we have fun doing it. We take pride in being a strong and supportive work environment. 

Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter and resume to admin@heinrich.senate.gov with the subject line “Assistant to the Chief of Staff.”  Please save cover letter and resume in a single file (PDF preferred) and name the file “Last name, First name”. This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, national origin, uniformed status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. Application materials must be received by 5:00 pm EST on Wednesday, October 5, 2022.


 
228298 SPECIAL ASSISTANT/DRIVER -

Western Democrat is seeking a dependable, detail-oriented, and highly-motivated individual with excellent organizational, oral and written skills for a Driver/Special Assistant position in the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include driving the Senator and aiding in administrative and scheduling duties. Qualified candidates must have impeccable driving skills and a vehicle. This position requires the individual be available for extended and unscheduled hours (including nights, weekends and/or holidays). Western ties a plus. The Office is an equal opportunity employer. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228297 DEPUTY SCHEDULER -

Senior Democratic Senator is seeking a deputy scheduler. Successful candidates must demonstrate exceptional interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, and be able to prioritize and follow through on multiple tasks in a high pressure/fast paced environment. Candidates must be detail-oriented and well organized. Key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: providing administrative and staffing support to the scheduling team and Chief of Staff; organizing and vetting incoming meeting requests and invitations; coordinating travel arrangements; assisting with the Senator’s daily and long-term schedules; and other administrative duties as required. Please note that this is not an entry-level position and previous Congressional work experience and scheduling or executive assistant experience is preferred. Knowledge of northwestern U.S. issues helpful. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228296 COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

Senator Tom Carper (D-Delaware) seeks a Communications Director for his Washington, D.C. office. The Communications Director will lead all press, communications, and media matters for the Senator. The ideal candidate will have strong political and messaging instincts, deep understanding of Capitol Hill, and experience managing a team. The position requires an ability to develop strong working relationships with reporters, serve as an on-the-record spokesperson, and proactively shape stories and implement creative outreach strategies; manage a team of communications staffers and work closely with legislative and policy aides; write and edit speeches, press releases, and op-eds; and exercise smart political judgment and savvy media instincts in high pressure situations. 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 resume and cover letter to carpercomms@gmail.com.


 
228295 PRESS INTERN -

Senator Tammy Baldwin’s office is currently accepting applications for a fall 2022 press intern. This is a paid position and candidates should be able to make a commitment to work every morning and some afternoon hours for a total of 30 hours a week.

The intern’s responsibilities includes managing press lists, media monitoring, clipping and captioning news coverage of the Senator, drafting press releases, and handling other press-related duties. The ideal candidate possesses strong writing skills, works well under deadline, and can effectively multi-task several assignments. Previous communications experience is preferred but not required. Wisconsin ties are preferred but not required.

It is anticipated this position will have a start date as early as the week of October 17. The Office is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please send your resume, a writing sample (no more than one page), and contact information for up to three references to inquiry_baldwin@baldwin.senate.gov with the subject line “[last name] PRESS INTERNSHIP”.


 
228294 DC SCHEDULER/SCHEDULING ASSISTANT -

Senator Jacky Rosen seeks a Scheduling Assistant to join her Washington, D.C. office. Candidates must be proactive and resourceful, organized, detail-oriented, and have the ability to multi-task. Candidates must also demonstrate excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, the ability to quickly prioritize information and tasks, and follow through on multiple tasks in a high-pressure, fast-paced environment. The DC Scheduler/Scheduling Assistant works closely with the Director of Scheduling to execute the Senator’s daily schedule. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing administrative support to the Director of Scheduling to maintain the Senator’s daily and long-range schedules; organizing, vetting, and responding to incoming meeting requests and invitations; scheduling constituent meetings; responding to invitations the Senator is not able to accept; coordinating with staff to prepare the Senator’s briefing materials; coordinating travel arrangements; maintaining scheduling files; collaborate on special projects. Also include building out travel schedules, booking travel, off-site logistics and keeping time for the Senator during Session. Candidates must be able to manage a complex schedule and collaborate well between internal departments. The candidate would show a history of sound professional judgment and problem-solving capabilities. Assignments involve work of a confidential nature, necessitating exposure to sensitive information, thereby requiring discretion, tact, and diplomacy. Please note that this is not an entry-level position and previous Congressional work experience and scheduling, executive assistant experience and/or logistics experience are strongly encouraged to apply. Title Commensurate with experience. The Office is an equal opportunity employer. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228293 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Colorado Senator John Hickenlooper - a laid off geologist turned brewpub owner turned elected official - seeks a hard-working, entrepreneurial Legislative Assistant to work on a subset of issues within the Energy and Natural resources portfolio, including: public lands, Western water, forestry, environmental quality, and other issues as assigned. Responsibilities include drafting and developing legislation and amendments; preparing committee hearing and markup materials and other briefing memos; staffing the Senator at hearings, meetings, and other events; and representing the Senator with constituents, federal agencies, and other outside stakeholders. Qualified candidates should be independent self-starters with strong research and analytical skills and the ability to produce quality work in a fast-paced environment. The ideal applicant will have prior Senate or House experience in a legislative policy role, deep knowledge of relevant policy areas, and strong verbal and written communication skills as well as a sense of humor and positive attitude. As a team, we take the job seriously but not ourselves and are looking for similarly humble-minded teammates who are hungry to roll up their sleeves and get to work on issues that impact Coloradans. Colorado ties and Spanish-language skills are added bonuses. 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. Diverse applicants encouraged to apply. Do not send a cover letter, instead please describe in 200 words or less why you would be an ideal candidate for this position. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228292 LAW CLERKS SPRING 2023 -

The Judiciary Committee staff of U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar is accepting applications for full-time law clerks for Spring 2023 to work in-person in her Washington, D.C. office. Law clerks will assist Senator Klobuchar’s Judiciary Committee staff with research, hearing preparation, and drafting memos. Projects will focus on a variety of areas within the Judiciary Committee’s jurisdiction, including criminal law, antitrust, civil rights, immigration, and judicial nominations. The position is unpaid, although past participants have received funding from their law school. Applicants to the law clerk program must be currently enrolled in an ABA accredited law school or have recently graduated from an ABA accredited law school. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Please email a resume, cover letter, references, and unofficial transcript to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228291 WILMINGTON, DELAWARE STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senator Tom Carper (D-Delaware) seeks a poised, personable, and highly-motivated individual for the position of Staff Assistant in the Wilmington, Delaware office. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: answering telephones, greeting visitors, and serving as the first point of interaction between constituents and the Senator’s office. Ideal applicants will possess strong written and oral communication skills and a diplomatic disposition. They will also show enthusiasm for public service and a willingness to work as part of a team. Delaware ties preferred. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The Office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity) or any other factors. Individuals of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please e-mail resume and cover letter to staffasstde2022@gmail.com. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position has been filled.


 
228290 PRESS & MEDIA INTERNSHIP -

The Washington, D.C. and Burlington, Vt. Offices of Senator Bernie Sanders are currently accepting applications for Spring 2023 Press & Media internships. These paid full-time and part-time internships are tailored for recent graduates and current students at the undergraduate level. Duties include but are not limited to: assisting with photography and videography, production of videos and graphics, compiling daily news clips, and drafting media content. Interns should have a working knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects, as well as creative drive to explore new approaches to video storytelling. Progressive politics, familiarity with the Senator’s legislative priorities, and Vermont ties are strongly preferred but not required. Interested applicants can find more information and the link to apply at: http://www.sanders.senate.gov/internships/.

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.


 
228289 LEGISLATIVE INTERNSHIP -

The Washington, D.C. Office of Senator Bernie Sanders is currently accepting applications for Spring 2023 legislative internships. These paid internships are tailored for recent graduates and current students at the undergraduate level. Duties include but are not limited to: answering phones and processing voicemails, sorting mail and scans, attending hearings and briefings, drafting legislative mail, providing assistance to legislative staff, conducting rapid response, and helping with setup for events. Progressive politics, familiarity with the Senator’s legislative priorities, and Vermont ties strongly preferred but not required. Interested applicants can find more information and the link to apply at: http://www.sanders.senate.gov/internships/.

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.


 
228288 STATE OFFICE INTERNSHIP -

The Vermont Office of Senator Bernie Sanders is currently accepting applications for Spring 2023 state office internships. These paid full-time and part-time internships are tailored for recent graduates and current students at the undergraduate level. Duties include but are not limited to: responding to constituent requests for information and assistance, joining visits with Vermont organizations, helping organize and staff public meetings and events, and tracking local news stories. Progressive politics, familiarity with the Senator’s legislative priorities, and Vermont ties strongly preferred but not required. Interested applicants can find more information and the link to apply at: http://www.sanders.senate.gov/internships/.

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.


 
228287 SPECIAL ASSISTANT -

Senior Western Democratic Senator seeks a Special Assistant. Key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: providing administrative support to the Director of Scheduling; organizing, vetting, and responding to incoming meeting requests and invitations; managing special office projects and requests; and other administrative duties as required by daily operations of the office. Successful candidates will be self-starters, have the ability to prioritize and follow through on multiple tasks in a fast paced environment, and have a positive, problem-solving attitude. Candidates must be detail-oriented, resourceful, and have strong organizational skills. Candidates should also have strong written and oral communication skills, be able to exercise sound judgment and discretion, be professional at all times, and be available to work long hours when necessary. Previous Congressional work experience and scheduling or executive assistant experience is preferred. The Senator’s office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or disability. Interested applicants should send a copy of their resume to specialassistantposting@gmail.com and include “Special Assistant” in the subject line.


 
228286 COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Small Business Committee seeks a Communications Director. Candidates must have at least 5 years of agency, campaign and/or government communications experience. The Communications Director will lead all press, communications, and media matters for the Committee, and for the Chairman on committee-relevant issues. Duties include, but are not limited to, writing and editing speeches, press releases, talking points, memos, social media posts, as well as responding to media inquiries. The Communications Director will also help lead in the development of the Chair and committee’s messaging, and event schedule. The Communications Director will be based in Washington, D.C. with frequent travel throughout the State of Maryland. The ideal candidate will have strong political and messaging instincts, familiarity with Capitol Hill, and strong Maryland ties. 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 the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228285 HEALTH POLICY ADVISOR -

The Senate Committee on Finance Majority is seeking a Health Policy Advisor focusing on the Medicare Part A program, including inpatient hospital services and post-acute care; rural health care; and the healthcare workforce. The Advisor will work in a highly collaborative team and be responsible for leading policy development in these issue areas, writing legislation, engaging with stakeholders and constituents, and commenting on federal rulemaking and regulations. The candidate should be self-directed and comfortable managing multiple priorities and approaches to solving policy problems. Graduate degree as well as previous Hill, congressional support agency, or federal health agency experience is required. Legislative and regulatory experience with the Medicare Part A program is preferred. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply. 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. Applicants should e-mail a brief cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number [228285] in the subject line.


 
228284 SPRING LAW CLERKS -

Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) is accepting law clerk applications for the spring 2023 semester. Applicants must either be currently enrolled in an accredited JD program or have received a JD from an accredited program. Demonstrated interest in public service is preferred. Law clerks serve on the legislative team that manages the Judiciary Committee portfolio for Senator Blumenthal, and are responsible for conducting legal and policy research, preparing written materials, drafting legislation, and advising staff and the Senator. Law clerks may also collaborate with other legislative teams on issues and matters outside the jurisdiction of the Judiciary Committee—depending on the needs of the office and the interests of the law clerk. Law clerks must be able to write quickly and clearly, be flexible in adjusting to changing circumstances and legislative priorities, and be self-starters capable of taking responsibility for complicated, ongoing projects. The office is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team, 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 submit, as a single PDF and in the following order, a one-page cover letter, a one-page resume, a three-page writing sample, and a current transcript to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line. In your cover letter, please note (i) your approximate start date, (ii) your approximate end date, and (iii) your approximate weekly hours. This is an unpaid position based in Washington, DC. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until October 28, 2022.


 
228283 FURNISHINGS MANAGER #561 -

The Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Furnishings Manager #561 for its Capitol Facilities department. This is managerial work supervising the procurement, issuance, maintenance, repair and fabrication of Capitol furniture and furnishings. Work includes assignment and tracking of furniture and furnishings, as well as overseeing the maintenance and purchase of furniture, drapery, fabric and carpets for Senate and staff offices. Supervision is exercised over personnel and operations of the cabinet shop and furnishings design and inventory functions. All applicants must use the following link and follow instructions: https://sen.gov/YP70. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
228282 SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON OUTREACH DIRECTOR -

United States Senator Patty Murray seeks Southwest Washington Outreach Director to serve as a liaison with local governments, constituents, industry groups and leaders in Southwest Washington.  Responsibilities include: attending local events; advising the Senator on key community developments and concerns; writing briefings, updates and letters; planning outreach activities; corresponding and meeting with community leaders; coordinating with Senator Murray’s policy and communications teams; communicating on behalf of the Senator; and other duties as assigned. The ideal candidate has experience working in Southwest Washington, is a team player, proactive, an excellent listener, great at communicating and connecting with people, and a problem solver.

This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), or any other factor.  Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter and references to:  SenatorMurrayStateOfficeJobs@gmail.com by COB Wednesday, October 12th.


 
228281 SENATE DEPUTY ARCHIVIST FOR DIGITAL ARCHIVES -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Historical Office is seeking a Senate Deputy Archivist for Digital Archives. This is administrative work evaluating, accessioning, describing, and retrieving official records of the Senate as dictated by U.S. Code Title 44, Section 2118. Work includes advising and assisting in the proper archiving of Senate records and advising on proper archiving of Senators’ papers. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/employment.  Please submit your application, resume and cover letter by 11:59 pm, October 19, 2022.  Late applications will not be accepted.


 
228280 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii is hiring a legislative aide for the senator’s economic development team.  The policy portfolio for the position will include some combination of these topics (depending on the experience of the successful applicant):  banking, consumer affairs, economic development, housing, infrastructure, small business, transportation, and tax policy.  The successful applicant will have a minimum of 4-5 years of professional experience or a graduate degree and a minimum of 2-3 years of professional experience.  This position is a new role on the legislative team.

For more details and to apply, please visit:  http://www.schatz.senate.gov/services/jobs.


 
228279 CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENT POLICY ADVISOR/COUNSEL -

Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii is hiring a policy advisor or counsel to a) lead the senator’s climate and environment work and b) manage the climate and environmental policy team comprised of five-to-seven staffers.  This person will be responsible for overseeing the senator’s relevant work on the Appropriations Committee.  Applicants should have incredible drive and determination, seasoned written and spoken communications skills, excellent interpersonal and management skills, and significant experience working on a range environment policy issues—especially climate change.

For more details and to apply, please visit:  http://www.schatz.senate.gov/services/jobs.


 
228278 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Western Democratic Senator seeks a Staff Assistant to join their Washington, D.C. office. The ideal candidate is reliable, professional, efficient and able to work well under pressure. Primary responsibilities include answering phones, greeting visitors, managing interns, giving tours and various administrative duties as needed. Candidate must be able to work independently; handle multiple tasks; be detail-oriented and highly organized; possess excellent oral and written communications skills; and have superior customer service skills. Pacific Northwest connections preferred but not required. 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. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please email cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228277 SPRING LAW CLERKS -

Senator Whitehouse is hiring a team of full-time Law Clerks for the Spring Semester.

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse seeks law clerks for the spring semester to handle Judiciary Committee issues. Primary responsibilities include researching and writing legal memoranda, composing oversight letters, and other associated responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, able to work under tight deadlines, and able to handle multiple projects at once. Please send a cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample to NEProgressiveLawClerk@gmail.com by November 1. Applications for the spring will be considered on a rolling basis.


 
228276 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal seeks Legislative Correspondent to cover domestic policy portfolio and related mail, including health care, education, and child care issues.  This position requires superb written and verbal communication skills, keen attention to detail, excellent organization and a commitment to meeting deadlines.  Responsibilities include responding to constituent mail in a timely fashion, assisting legislative staff, and representing the Senator in constituent meetings.  The office is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team, 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 email a cover letter, resume and two brief writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228275 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Staff Assistant needed for progressive Democratic Senator.  This person must be based in Baltimore, MD, although the position will involve duties in both the Baltimore and Capitol Hill offices.  We are looking for a utility player to handle a variety of duties including answering phones, leading tours of the Capitol and helping with White House and other tours, assisting with administrative work, service academy appointments and appropriations work.  This staffer will accompany the Senator at times, and must have their own reliable car and a good driving record. Please note in your cover letter your understanding of the location and vehicle requirements of this position. We need a candidate who is smart, friendly, a good writer, well-organized, calm, able to think clearly, problem solve and prioritize appropriately.  Bonus for graphics ability to help with creating invitations and flyers.  Equal opportunity employer encouraging all interested candidates to apply including people of color, LGBTQIA+ individuals, women, and veterans. No direct calls or emails to office or staff; please send resume, cover letter and a short writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228274 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senator Baldwin is seeking a Legislative Assistant to focus on defense, veterans, homeland security, and foreign affairs issues.  The Senator is an active member of the Defense, Homeland Security, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations subcommittees, and qualified candidates will have experience and knowledge of the appropriations process and the DoD appropriations process in particular. The Senator is also Chair of the Commerce subcommittee with jurisdiction over the U.S. Coast Guard. The LA will serve as the primary advisor to the Senator on issues in the portfolio and should be able to initiate and accomplish legislative goals, work in a fast-paced environment, and navigate the legislative process.  Responsibilities include drafting legislation, memos, talking points, letters, and vote recommendations, as well as meeting with constituents. Veterans and candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please send a cover letter, resume and references by September 30 to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov and indicate job referral number in the subject line.


 
228273 ASSISTANT CURATOR -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Office of Senate Curator is seeking an Assistant Curator. This is professional, technical, and academic work creating, protecting, preserving, and disseminating information on behalf of the Office of Senate Curator and the Senate Commission on Art (the Commission). Work includes providing scholarly art and historical research, writing, and editorial expertise about works of art and historical objects in the U.S. Senate Collection (the Collection); implementing long-range plans and promoting educational outreach priorities; responding to requests by Senate staff and the public about historical objects and historic spaces; and contributing content to the Senate’s website, www.Senate.gov. In addition, the Assistant Curator oversees management of tangible gifts deposited with the Secretary of the Senate in compliance with the Foreign Gifts and Decorations Act (5 U.S.C. § 7342). The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/employment.  This position is open until filled.


 
228272 LEGAL FELLOW -

Democratic senator seeks a legal fellow to work on their legislative team for summer 2023. Primary responsibilities include supporting senior legislative staff in developing legislative proposals, working with constituents and stakeholders, tracking legislation, and drafting oversight letters and participating in investigations. Candidates should have exceptional writing and analytical skills. Current enrollment in a law school course of study or a J.D. is required, and demonstrated interest in working on policy issues – such as tech, telecommunications, antitrust, privacy, environment, trade, civil rights, racial justice, elections, agriculture, or other judicial policy issues – is preferred. Individuals affiliated with external and/or law-school-sponsored summer fellowship programs are eligible and encouraged to apply. The office also accepts applications from current law students not affiliated with a fellowship program. The Senator’s office is an equal opportunity employer. The office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or uniformed service. The office is committed to inclusion and encourages all individuals from all backgrounds to apply. Please submit a resume and cover letter to SenateDemLegalFellow@gmail.com by October 14, 2022.


 
228271 DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF SCHEDULING -

Senator Daines seeks a Deputy Director of Scheduling to join an energetic and talented team. Applicants must be detail oriented, highly organized, and be able to work in a fast-paced environment. Dependability, friendliness, and exceptional interpersonal skills are a must! Responsibilities include archiving, organizing meeting and event requests, working with the Director of Scheduling, and facilitating office or Senator-directed projects. Please send resume to schedule@daines.senate.gov.


 
228270 LEGISATIVE ASSISTANT -

Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Assistant to handle Native American affairs 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 legjobs@email.senate.gov, ATTN: Native American Affairs LA in the subject line. 


 
228269 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senator Dianne Feinstein is seeking a Staff Assistant for her San Francisco office. Primary responsibilities include: greeting office visitors; answering phones; responding to constituent requests for general information, casework questions, and other inquiries; and various general administrative duties. The position also includes a small casework portfolio that will require the applicant to monitor the progress of the case and draft both form and individual responses to those involved. This is an entry-level position and the ideal candidate will be a dependable, detail-oriented, and highly-motivated individual with excellent organizational, oral and written skills. Previous work, or internship, for an elected official is preferred. Interested candidates should e-mail a single PDF containing their cover letter, resume and writing sample to jobs@feinstein.senate.gov and include “San Francisco Staff Assistant” in the subject line.


 
228266 INTERNSHIP -

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


 
228265 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Senior Democratic Midwest Senator on the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry seeks a highly-motivated individual for a Legislative Correspondent position handling agriculture, energy, environment, and other issues. Tasks include: sorting, drafting, and editing constituent letters; maintaining and organizing a high volume mail queue; representing the Senator at events and in meetings with constituents and stakeholders and keeping Legislative Assistants and senior staff updated on those discussions; working with Legislative Assistants on an ad hoc basis to execute on legislative initiatives within the agriculture, energy, and environment portfolios; working collaboratively with other legislative correspondents and team members from other departments including the communications, outreach, and casework teams to help ensure appropriate and timely responses to constituent requests; and other duties as assigned. Successful candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Highly-organized and self-motivated.
  • Team player who is flexible and able to anticipate and manage changing circumstances and priorities.
  • Strong, clear, oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to issue spot and differentiate and respond accurately to nuanced policy issues, draft comprehensive responses to constituent concerns, exhibit active listening skills when engaging with stakeholders, and follow-through on projects.
  • Eager to learn about agriculture, energy, and/or environmental policy, and contribute to advancing the Senator’s priorities in this portfolio.
  • An ability to “manage up” and a willingness to identify spaces in need of improvement and come prepared with potential solutions.
  • Experience working collaboratively within and across departments to advance office-wide goals and priorities.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize effectively, and manage multiple priorities at once.
  • Commitment to public service and the dignity of work.

This position will be based in Washington, DC. Prior Hill experience preferred but not required.  This is not an entry level position.  The office is an equal employment opportunity employer and strongly encourages all interested candidates to apply, including women, people of color, veterans, and LGBTQIA individuals. 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. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. Deadline to apply is Friday, September 30th.


 
228264 STAFF ASSISTANT -

U.S. Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii seeks a staff assistant for his DC office.  This staffer will 1) compile the senator’s daily briefing binder, 2) draft constituent correspondence, and 3) support the chief of staff and other senior staff.  Qualified applicants for this entry-level position will have exceptional writing, analytical, organizational, and interpersonal skills.  Current and former residents of Hawaii are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please visit this link to view the full job posting and apply.


 
228263 CONSTITUENT LIAISON -

Senator Chuck Schumer seeks a constituent liaison for his New York district office.  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, advocating for constituents before various government agencies, securing positive outcomes and maintaining communication with constituents on these matters.  This portfolio includes: environment, FEMA, flood insurance, military, national parks, postal, small business, and veterans.  The ideal candidate must be a college graduate, have prior government experience, have excellent oral and written communication skills, be compassionate and motivated by public service, detail oriented, organized and have the ability to prioritize daily and long-terms tasks,  exercise discretion and independent judgement.  Individual must work cooperatively and collaboratively with others in a very fast-paced work environment.  The individual in this role will also serve as the intern coordinator for the New York City office.  Responsibilities include managing and overseeing all aspects of the office’s competitive internship program from recruitment and training, to planning work assignments, to maintaining a mutually valuable internship experience.  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, resume and three-page writing sample to districtjobs@email.senate.gov ATTN: Constituent Liaison in the subject line. 

 


 
228261 LEGAL ADMINISTRATOR -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Senate Chief Counsel for Employment is seeking a Legal Administrator. This is supervisory, administrative work managing the administrative operations of a legal office, including supervising all non-attorney personnel; serving as a liaison between attorneys and staff; evaluating and providing oversight of the office’s operating and information systems; overseeing and managing the office’s finances; assisting in client development activities; and evaluating, managing, and maintaining the facilities of the office. Work includes identifying and planning for the changing needs of the organization; sharing responsibility for strategic planning with the Chief Counsel; and partnering with the Chief Counsel and Deputy Chief Counsel to select, train, and develop SCCE staff. Work is bound by the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/employment. This position is open until filled.


 
228260 PRESS ASSISTANT -

U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) is seeking a highly motivated, pro-active and qualified Press Assistant with strong writing and organizational skills to join her Washington, D.C. office. Duties include assisting the communications team with day-to-day operations—including but not limited to tracking press clips; updating and maintaining press contact lists; conducting research projects; assisting with social media, and, drafting press releases, media advisories, speeches, and video scripts. The ideal candidate for this position is team-oriented; works well under pressure; has excellent written and verbal communications skills; pays close attention to detail; and has an interest in media and politics and a desire to learn. 

Key Responsibilities

  • News Monitoring/clipping: Keeps track of local and national stories and assembles a daily news clips report, clip all hearings/media hits/floor speeches
  • Writing: Drafts press releases and media advisories for distribution to local events/weekly WV press avail and national media. Writes video scripts, weekly memos, quotes, and speeches.
  • Additional Responsibilities: Maintains and updates press distribution list, interview transcript bank, keep account of media hits and press placement (interview tracker, op-ed tracker).

Requirements

  • Communications degree or at least 1-2 years of professional experience in communications.
  • Outstanding writing and communication skills.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.
  • Candidates well-versed in AP style are strongly preferred.

To apply, please send your resume, a cover letter, and two writing samples to Kelley Moore at Kelley_Moore@capito.senate.gov.


 
228259 DIGITAL POSITION -

U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) is seeking a highly motivated, pro-active and qualified individual to fill a digital position in her Washington, D.C. office. This person works to cultivate and grow Senator Capito's digital presence across all platforms – finding creative and appropriate ways to highlight her work on behalf of her constituents. This person will be responsible for putting together a comprehensive online outreach strategy through social media, web content, and a regular e-Newsletter. This person reports to the Communications Director, and works collaboratively with the Communications Director, Press Secretary, and Press Assistant to develop digital content in a way that complements traditional communications activities with the goals of communicating a story, highlighting legislative priorities, and amplifying recent media activity to a broader online audience. 

Senator Capito enjoys social media and creating digital content, and the person who assumes this position should expect to work for a willing principal and come to work every day with creative ideas to match this fast-paced, fun work environment. The ideal candidate should be diligent, proactive, organized, and a team player.

Please send your resume, cover letter, and four digital samples to Kelley Moore at Kelley_Moore@capito.senate.gov.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop an overall digital strategy that conveys the senator’s brand, amplifies the senator's legislative priorities, and complements the office’s traditional communications efforts.
  • Draft content and post to respective social media platforms to reach appropriate and purposefully identified audiences.
  • Create shareable graphics, photos, videos, and other content that reflects the senator's unique brand to distill his message and legislative efforts.
  • Oversee the implementation of an e-newsletter program with the goal of having it be one of the premier work products of the office.
  • Maintain the senator's website and working with the web vendors to develop new features that present a clear snapshot of Senator Capito, her background, and her goals.
  • Work with partners and outside groups to amplify messaging efforts, enabling broader reach and engagement with conservative audiences.
  • Using analytics to evaluate and evolve the office's digital efforts, and aggressively grow the Senator’s digital reach by increasing followers and meaningful engagement with content.
  • Clips TV interviews, floor speeches and committee hearings.
  • Tracks newsletter, social media metrics, and supports communications team as necessary.
  • Prepare a regular internal digital analytics report.

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • An expeditionary spirit: proactive, good attitude, communicative, forward leaning, growth-oriented, helpful to teammates, owns up to mistakes, and is accountable.
  • Quickly develop and hone a sense of when to weigh in on social media and how the Senator can lend voice creatively to a topic/issue.
  • Clear and concise writer with ability to understand complex policy issues and translate them into everyday terms.
  • Strong understanding of what content excels on specific platforms and how to best channel Senator Capito’s message and brand through digital mediums.
  • Proficient understanding of Adobe Creative Suite to create sleek content that reflects Senator Capito's branding.
  • Confident in principal interaction and management.
  • Experience photographing and shooting videos in-studio and in the field.
  • This person will be based in the Washington, D.C. office, but should be prepared to regularly travel to West Virginia, depending on in-state events where digital support is needed.

 
228257 LITIGATION PARALEGAL -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Senate Chief Counsel for Employment is seeking a litigation paralegal. This is administrative paraprofessional work providing substantive legal assistance to the litigation attorneys in the Office of the Senate Chief Counsel for Employment (SCCE). Work includes drafting and preparing legal reports, pleadings, correspondence, and memoranda; conducting inspections; and trial preparation and support. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/employment.


 
228256 SENIOR COMMUNICATOR -

Senator Jim Risch is seeking a forward-leaning and highly motivated individual to fill a senior communications position in his Washington, D.C. office. The successful candidate will have an understanding of the Senate legislative process, demonstrated on-the-record experience, strong skills in management, long- and short-term strategy development, writing and editing, and highly developed media instincts and sound political judgment. Idaho or Mountain West ties are strongly preferred.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement long- and short-term communications strategies to strengthen the senator’s brand and amplify his accomplishments. 
  • Oversee D.C.-based communications operations, including the development of press releases, talking points, editorials, e-newsletters, social content and more. 
  • Speak on-the-record with reporters, facilitating productive working relationships with state and national media contacts.     
  • Advise the senator, lead media prep, and collaborate with senior staff to coordinate messaging opportunities for high-impact communication outreach.

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to rischpress@gmail.com.


 
228255 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Midwestern Republican Senator seeks a Staff Assistant based in the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include answering phones, greeting visitors and meetings in the reception office, coordinating tour 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. Please send a cover letter and resume to: senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228254 COMMUNICATIONS INTERN -

Senator Ted Cruz is seeking a communications intern to assist his press team as they work to promote his Senate agenda. The successful applicant will participate in interview preparation, compiling daily press clips, photograph meetings, write draft video scripts and more. To apply, send a resume and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228253 MOUNTAIN STATE PRESS INTERNSHIP (FALL) -

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


 
228252 CENTRAL OREGON FIELD REPRESENTATIVE -

United States Senator Ron Wyden seeks a motivated individual to work with a dedicated team and numerous partner organizations to improve the lives of Oregonians. The Senator is hiring a Central Oregon Field Representative based in Bend, Oregon.                        

The Field Representative serves as the Senator's liaison to central Oregon constituents and acts as liaison between Senator Wyden’s office and central Oregon cities, counties, regional, and legislative governments; institutions of higher education, community colleges, and school districts; as well as community and constituency groups and organizations, local businesses, etc.

Ideal candidates will have relationships with key elected and community leaders, and other key stakeholders in central Oregon, and will be familiar with issues important to the region. The candidates will also have an understanding and appreciation for the varied needs and challenges facing central Oregon. Experience working in government or community organizing is preferred. Candidates should have excellent writing skills, public speaking experience, and exhibit exemplary organizational ability. 

Duties of this role include but are not limited to attending meetings and events on the Senator’s behalf, planning events and town hall meetings, conveying the Senator’s policy positions to community groups, elected officials, and constituents, developing and maintaining relationships with the full spectrum of community leaders in the region, drafting letters and memos on the Senator’s behalf,  traveling with and staffing the Senator within the region, and advising the Senator and staff on regional issues and projects. 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Keen listening skills, a customer-service orientation, and the ability to communicate on a variety of topics in a professional manner
  • Experience building and maintaining relationships with diverse communities in every nook and cranny of Central Oregon
  • Careful attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize assignments, meet deadlines, and  make decisions in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to collaborate with team members and to work independently
  • Sound political judgment
  • Ability to quickly acquire and master technical skills in an evolving office environment
  • Experience planning events
  • Proficiency in a language other than English is a plus
  • This position requires regular travel within the state of Oregon and a valid driver’s license

Senator Wyden’s Office is an equal opportunity employer and invites members of all diverse communities to apply as we endeavor to serve Oregonians from every background. The office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or uniformed service. The salary range starts at $70,000 depending on experience. The United States Senate offers a full and comprehensive benefits package including health care, student loan repayment, and retirement.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Karen Nootenboom at Karen_nootenboom@wyden.senate.gov.


 
228251 DEPUTY COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-CA) seeks a Deputy Communications Director. Under direction of the Communications Director, the Deputy Communications Director is the first point of contact for members of the media contacting Senator Padilla’s Washington, D.C. office and is responsible for drafting and reviewing materials distributed by the communications shop – including press releases, fact sheets, speeches, website content, and policy background targeting reporters. The Deputy Communications Director interacts directly with legislative and field staff to gather relevant policy information and distill it for a media audience, acts as the media liaison for the Senator, helps develop and implement media strategy across earned media and online platforms for the Senator. This role is responsible for helping manage press staff to execute and develop a strategic, long-term digital messaging strategy for the office. The candidate must have excellent verbal and written communications skills, a track record of working effectively with media and external stakeholders and have strong time management. Spanish language skills are strongly preferred. This position is Washington, D.C.-based.

The office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factors.

To apply, please email a brief cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228250 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senator Chris Van Hollen seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle health care, nutrition, social security, consumer protection, and related policy issues. Qualified candidates should have knowledge of the issues, as well as experience on the Hill, and demonstrate an ability to take initiative. Must be a team player, strong writer, and able to work under time pressure in a fast-paced environment, while still maintaining a positive attitude. Responsibilities include writing legislation, coalition building with advocacy and stakeholder groups, and staffing the Senator on matters that coincide with the issue portfolio. This office is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and attentive to the needs of the diverse community we serve. The office does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should e-mail a writing sample, cover letter, and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228249 PAID INTERNSHIP -

The Office of Senator Jacky Rosen is now accepting applications for our Spring 2023 Internship Program! We welcome Nevadans or those studying in Nevada to apply for an opportunity in our Las Vegas, Reno, and Washington, DC offices. There is also an opportunity to receive the Richard Bryan Internship Scholarship which pays $15/hour for up to 40 hours per week. In order to be eligible for the Richard Bryan Internship Scholarship, students must be a resident of Nevada or be enrolled in an accredited college or university in Nevada, and must have demonstrated an interest in, but not limited to, public service and the legislative process. Interns are also eligible to receive school credit. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Interested candidates may complete the internship application found at: https://www.rosen.senate.gov/services/internships.

Applications are due by November 15, 2022. Please email internships@rosen.senate.gov with any questions.


 
228247 LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR -

Senior Democratic Senator is seeking an experienced, aggressive and innovative Legislative Director. 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.


 
228246 CHIEF CLERK -

Large Senate Committee with a busy schedule seeks a Chief Clerk to provide supervisory, budgetary, operational, and administrative support to the Committee. The Chief Clerk’s responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: developing and maintaining the Committee’s biennial budget; preparing reports related to the budget and other administrative matters; on-boarding new employees; maintaining Committee records and financial data; leading a team of 8 non-designated staff; ensuring the payment of bills; supporting Committee meetings and hearings; assisting the staff leadership in carrying out all Committee functions; overseeing various administrative functions of the Committee; contributing to the development and administration of office policies and procedures; and other duties as assigned. This is a non-partisan position which requires the ability to serve all members of the Committee and Senate community equally. Applicants must be highly organized and detail oriented, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, be able to handle a high volume of varied work, have strong critical thinking abilities, and exercise discretion and sound judgment in handling matters that arise before the Committee.  Senate administrative or management experience strongly preferred. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity.  Members of all diverse communities are encouraged to apply.  Interested individuals should e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.  Candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible; applications will be reviewed on Friday, September 16th.


 
228243 PRESS INTERNSHIP -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee are seeking a full- or part-time paid press intern for the fall internship program beginning October 11 through December 23. This press internship is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in a busy Capitol Hill press office, as well as accrue skills and participate in educational experiences beneficial to a career in communications. Duties include assisting with daily news clips, compiling news research, drafting media releases/advisories, maintaining press contact lists, creating social media content, and managing web content. This position requires attention to detail, creativity, strong writing ability and grammar skills, and a willingness to learn. Proficiency in the Microsoft Office and Adobe suites and familiarity with social media is preferred. A background in journalism or communications is a plus, but not required. Undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent graduates, are encouraged to apply. Delaware ties are a plus. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The Office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity) or any other factors. Individuals of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This is a paid internship. Office requires up-to-date COVID-19 vaccinations, as work is largely in person.  Applicants should submit a résumé, cover letter and short writing sample to: EPWDEM_Resume@epw.senate.gov by COB on Friday, September 30, 2022. 


 
228241 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senator Jon Ossoff (D-GA) seeks a legislative assistant to serve as his principal advisor for his work as a member of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. This person should have extensive experience in one or more of the following policy areas: banking and financial services, the Fed / monetary policy, taxes, small businesses, consumer protection, exchanges and markets, and investments. The portfolio also includes housing policy and other related issues. This individual will advise and brief the Senator; draft, introduce, and negotiate amendments and bills; meet with constituents and stakeholders; prepare briefing materials; manage a Legislative Correspondent and a fellow supporting the portfolio; and work on other related issues as assigned. Candidates must have strong writing, analytical, communication, and organizational skills, as well as the ability to operate effectively under pressure. Prior experience in Congress or the Executive Branch is preferred. This is a senior-level position with a salary range of $75,000 to $90,000 annually with additional benefits. 

Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter, three professional references, and a writing sample of no more than 3 pages to  jobs@ossoff.senate.gov indicating job referral number and “Banking Legislative Assistant” in the subject line. Incomplete applications will not be considered. No calls or drop-bys, please. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the bases of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. 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 jobs@ossoff.senate.gov.


 
228240 SPEECHWRITER -

Republican Senator seeks an excellent communicator for speechwriter position. Key responsibilities include drafting talking points and speeches for DC and in the state, and coordinating with legislative and committee staff for background information on events and to create content on a wide variety of issues. Candidate must be an excellent writer, extremely well-organized with great attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize and manage multiple events and tasks simultaneously. An understanding of the legislative process and/or a range of policy issues is a plus. You should be a self-starter with the ability to work independently and consistently meet deadlines, and the motivation to learn and analyze new material on a broad range of topics. This is an in office position. Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov, indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228239 REGIONAL COORDINATOR - DETROIT, MICHIGAN -

U.S. Senator Gary C. Peters seeks a highly-motivated, organized Regional Coordinator for his Detroit, Michigan, Regional Office. Working with the Senator’s area Regional Directors, primary responsibilities include representing the Senator at community events and conducting outreach to a range of constituents and stakeholders throughout the region which is comprised of the City of Detroit, and Wayne, Monroe, Lenawee and Hillsdale counties. The position also drafts constituent correspondence, assists with projects, manages the office’s internship program, and handles administrative tasks as assigned. Travel throughout the region is required and includes occasional meetings and events during evenings and weekends.

Qualified candidates for this full-time position will have strong familiarity and ties to the region, experience in community outreach, and the ability to work with diverse groups and viewpoints.  Candidates must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, have excellent interpersonal, customer relations, and strong writing skills, and have an interest in public policy and public service. To be successful, one must be both self-motivated and able to work independently, but also comfortable working as part of a large, highly-coordinated team. 

The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We value diversity, equity and inclusion, and candidates who have relevant lived experience and/or are directly impacted are encouraged to apply. To apply, follow this link (https://oampublic.senate.gov/constituent/login/e25e89a5-1d98-41e8-8ecb-dfb630b45e98/), create an account, complete the questionnaire, and upload a resume and cover letter.


 
228238 LEGISLATIVE AIDE (BANKING-BUDGET-TAX) -

Senator Ted Cruz is seeking a Legislative Aide to work on budget, banking, crypto-currency, economic, housing, tax and other issues as needed. This position involves staffing the Senator on the Joint Economic Committee. Daily duties include researching and responding to constituent mail, meeting mail deadlines, staffing the Senator at JEC hearings and other meetings, and supporting Legislative Assistants. Strong writing and organizational skills are essential. Applicants should be highly motivated and be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Familiarity with Intranet Quorum computer system is preferred. This is not an entry level position; previous congressional experience is required.

To apply, please submit: (1) a cover letter; (2) resume; (3) three to four references; and (4) an indication of your salary needs/expectations to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.

The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or hiring process may request an accommodation at any time during the process. Requests for accommodation should be directed to senate.info.acct@gmail.com.


 
228235 ECONOMIC POLICY STAFFER -

Conservative Republican Senator seeks an experienced Economist or Legislative Assistant with a background in economics to handle a portfolio that includes economic issues; federal budget, spending and budget scoring; and tax policy and related issues. Applicants should have experience working in a fast-paced environment and working well within a team, possess strong analytical and writing skills, and pay close attention to detail. This position would handle a large legislative portfolio and would work closely with other staff members on areas outside of the portfolio. The ideal candidate has at least 5 years of strong economic, legislative or comparable experience and should have experience working with economic modeling to score the cost and fiscal impact of legislative proposals. Applicants should submit their resume, at least three references, and his or her salary requirements to senate.info.acct@gmail.com.

The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or hiring process may request an accommodation at any time during the process. Requests for accommodation should be directed to senate.info.acct@gmail.com.


 
228234 CONSTITUENT ADVOCATE -

Senator Bob Casey seeks a personable and organized individual to serve as a Constituent Advocate in his Scranton office.  This position will manage constituent requests for assistance with federal agencies and will serve as a liaison, facilitator, and advocate when working with Pennsylvanians, government agencies, and community organizations.  Primary responsibilities will include monitoring constituent cases within assigned issue areas from start to finish; liaising with federal agencies and other stakeholders; providing timely updates to constituents regarding their cases; and representing the office at community events.  The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong customer service instincts, the ability to exercise good political judgment, and an unflappable demeanor when faced with challenging assignments.  Pennsylvania ties and/or foreign language skills are a plus.  The onboarding salary for this position is $52,000 annually.

Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to Open_Positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject “Scranton Constituent Advocate.”  Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.  Absolutely no calls or drop-bys.

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.  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.


 
228230 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Republican Senator seeks an energetic, friendly, and dedicated person to serve as a Staff Assistant. This person will possess a high degree of organization with the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Duties include, but are not limited to answering and routing telephone calls, fulfilling various constituent requests, greeting visitors and tallying constituent opinion calls. Attention to detail is a must. The ideal candidate will also possess a positive attitude and the ability to take initiative in solving problems. Hill experience preferred. Ties to the Midwest required. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senategopstaffasst@gmail.com.


 
228227 PRESS INTERNSHIP -

The Office of Senator Gary C. Peters is currently seeking a paid, full-time Press Intern for Fall 2022. Responsibilities for the Press Intern include media monitoring and research, writing media advisories and press releases, drafting social media and general communications office support. The ideal candidate possesses strong writing skills, works well under deadline and thrives juggling multiple assignments.

Michigan ties are preferred though not required. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We value diversity, equity and inclusion, and candidates who have relevant lived experiences and/or are directly impacted are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and three references through the Senate’s Online Application Manager (OAM), link here: https://oampublic.senate.gov/constituent/login/8583c440-3553-4f21-ae3e-3f15f9738b7a/. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.


 
228225 DEPUTY SCHEDULER -

Seeking a Deputy Scheduler to join Republican Senator’s Washington, D.C. office. This is not an entry-level position – 2 plus years of scheduling experience is preferred. Primary responsibilities include building out travel schedules, booking travel, off-site logistics and keeping time for the Senator during Session. Candidates must be able to manage a complex schedule and collaborate well between internal departments. Those with Texas ties and a knowledge of the state are preferred but not required. Candidates should be interested in pursuing a career in scheduling, operations, and administrative logistics. Please submit a cover letter and resume to ussenatejobopening@gmail.com and include “Deputy Scheduler” in the subject line.

The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or hiring process may request an accommodation at any time during the process. Requests for accommodation should be directed to ussenatejobopening@gmail.com.


 
228224 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Small Government-minded Republican Senator’s DC Office seeks organized, dependable and professional Staff Assistant. Responsibilities will include answering phones, greeting visitors, helping coordinate Capitol Tours and Flags, managing mail and general office tasks. Ability to multi task and a can-do attitude are extremely important. Prior experience through an internship is highly desired. Please email your resume to gopsenatorjob@gmail.com to inquire more about the opening.


 
228222 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, full-time availability only. The Office of Senator Gillibrand is an equal opportunity employer. To apply: Please fill out the DC Press Internship Application which can be found HERE.


 
228220 EDITOR/SPEECHWRITER -

Republican Senate office is looking for an Editor/Speechwriter. Responsibilities include editing constituent correspondence, long-form writing, and speechwriting. Candidates should have professional editing or writing experience, general knowledge of domestic and world affairs, and an exceptional ability to communicate complex ideas to the public and press. Excellent writing skills and precise attention to detail are required. Candidates should send a resume, a cover letter, and two original writing samples to SenateSpeechwriter2022@gmail.com.


 
228218 DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF -

Senior Democratic Senator is seeking a Deputy Chief of Staff with strong organizational and communication skills, management, political and policy experience. The Deputy Chief of Staff will report to the Chief of Staff and help manage all aspects of offices in Washington, DC and the State. The Deputy Chief of Staff will be responsible for working with all senior staff and the Senator to successfully develop and implement strategies that further the Senator’s goals.

The Deputy Chief of Staff position requires someone who pays attention to detail, is passionate about public service, is proactive, excels working in a fast-paced environment, has excellent writing skills, and who creates a positive leadership culture. Good judgement, flexibility, analytical skills, and willingness to advance the Senator’s goals must also be demonstrated. The ability to lead and delegate tasks are a must. This is not an entry level position. Previous work in Communications preferred but not required. 

To apply, please e-mail a resume, cover letter and three references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line. 


 
228212 MILITARY LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) is seeking a Military Legislative Assistant (MLA) to join the Office’s national security team.

  • The MLA’s primary role is to handle defense  and veterans issues. The MLA will also be expected to contribute more broadly to certain aspects of the Senators’ foreign policy.
  • The MLA will be responsible for: staffing the Senator for issues within the portfolio; overseeing legislative activity and initiatives related to the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs; serving as the primary liaison on the national security team for military installations and military communities in Texas; drafting legislation and other written products; monitoring pending legislation in assigned issue areas; meeting with constituents; and preparing briefing materials for the Senator. The MLA will also have to be available for overseas travel as needed.
  • Qualified candidates will excel in a team setting, have excellent time management, organizational, analytical, and communication skills; operate effectively under pressure, and effectively juggle multiple priorities.
  • The most qualified candidates will have prior military experience, Hill experience, an understanding of the NDAA process, and existing security clearance. This is not an entry level position.
  • Qualified candidates with strong writing skills will be given preference.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, three references, and one writing sample to ussenatejobopening@gmail.com and include “Military Legislative Assistant” in the subject line.

The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or hiring process may request an accommodation at any time during the process. Requests for accommodation should be directed to ussenatejobopening@gmail.com.


 
228210 PRESS ASSISTANT -

Senior Senate Republican is looking for a Press Assistant to join fast-paced communications team. The ideal candidate will be a hard worker, team player, and strong writer looking to gain experience in a large press office. Duties include compiling daily press clips, media monitoring, fielding media requests, and assisting with digital communications and speechwriting. Prior work experience is required, this is not an entry-level position. Please send resumes to SenateGOPPressopening@gmail.com.


 
228198 FRESNO STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senator Alex Padilla seeks Staff Assistant for Fresno district office. The ideal candidate will be a dependable, detail-oriented, and highly-motivated individual with excellent organizational and oral and written communication skills. The Staff Assistant’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: answering phones and maintaining office voicemail, greeting office visitors, assisting people who have appointments with the Senator or other staff members, answering constituent requests for general information and ensuring that requests for assistance are directed to the appropriate staff member, drafting daily summary of constituent input, monitoring delivery and pickup of materials and sorting incoming mail, maintaining front office (e.g., waters plants, ensures magazines are up-to-date, maintains office guest book, etc.) and assisting with various administrative duties. The candidate will also have the ability to multitask in a high-pressure environment. Spanish-speaking abilities are a plus, as is experience with Internet Quorum. This position is Fresno based and will have to drive the Senator on occasion. The office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factors. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228194 SPEECHWRITER -

Senior Western Democratic Senator seeks a speechwriter to work in a fast-paced environment as part of a small team responsible for meeting the office’s speechwriting and other communications needs.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Drafting, editing, and finalizing floor speeches, prepared remarks, as well as speeches for press conferences, roundtables, and other public engagements.
  • Working closely with the senator, along with senior leadership, policy advisors, state staff, and the press team to prepare and finalize remarks.
  • Drafting, editing, and reviewing Op-Eds, letters, blog posts, and other non-speaking written products.
  • Drafting and editing digital scripts for pre-recorded remarks.
  • Coordinating with the press team to drive the daily message and assist with writing needs as they arise.

Competitive candidates will possess the ability to write clearly, persuasively, and develop an argument concisely. The flexibility to work under tight deadlines and write about topics ranging from the economy to climate change, health care, foreign policy, and agriculture policy is essential. Previous experience (2-4 years) in political communication is strongly preferred. 

This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested applicants should e-mail cover letter and resume to press_resumes@email.senate.gov.  Please put Western Speechwriter in the subject line.


 
228193 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Midwest Republican Senator seeks a Legislative Assistant (LA) to join his Washington, D.C. office. The LA will be responsible for energy, environment, natural resources, budget, campaign finance and trade policy portfolios, as well as other issues depending on the candidate. The LA will work with committees of jurisdiction and executive branch agencies, in addition to working directly with constituents and stakeholders from the state. Other duties include preparing written and verbal briefs, representing the Senator in meetings, formulating and reviewing legislation, spearheading policy initiatives, and staffing and advising the Senator when pertinent. Candidates should possess a proactive approach to legislative initiatives and be able to work under tight deadlines. They should also be prompt, organized and detail oriented, display strong interpersonal skills, and possess excellent written and verbal communication abilities. This is not an entry level position. The most qualified applicants will have relevant experience and background. Please submit a resume, statement of interest, and references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228192 ECONOMIC POLICY LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senior Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Assistant in the Washington, DC office to handle economic policy issues.  The Legislative Assistant serves as the Senator’s principal advisor and representative on all legislative and policy matters related to financial services, tax, trade, small business, economic development, and budget issues.  Primary duties include leading the development and advancement of legislation and oversight, developing relationships with relevant government agencies, constituents and other stakeholders, and staffing the Senator, including for her work on the Joint Economic Committee.

Exceptional initiative, writing, communication, organizational skills and professionalism are necessary.  Ideal candidates will thrive in a fast-paced environment, pay close attention to detail, and work well with a team. Prior Hill experience or comparable relevant policy experience is required. Midwestern ties are preferred.

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228187 FIELD REPRESENTATIVE -

Senator Padilla seeks a Field Representative. Under the supervision of the Outreach Director, the Field Representative is responsible for executing an outreach strategy throughout the counties of San Diego, Imperial, and Riverside. This individual will 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 position requires excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to work creatively and generate new ideas, and the ability to effectively build and maintain relationships across the region. Vehicle and driver’s license are preferred. Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred but not required.  This position is San Diego-based. The office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factors.  Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
228186 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Western Democratic Senator seeks a Legislative Correspondent to cover a broad portfolio including foreign affairs, trade, defense, veterans as well as appropriations, transportation, infrastructure and postal issues. Responsibilities include responding to constituent mail; assisting Legislative Assistants; researching policy issues; drafting memos; and working with stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have background in some or all of these issue areas and would possess excellent writing, communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills, with a proven ability to prioritize, multi-task, and meet tight deadlines in a rigorous environment. Attention to detail is critical. Knowledge of the legislative process, prior Hill experience, and Western ties are 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. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to Legislative_Resumes@email.senate.gov and include Legislative Correspondent and job referral number in the subject line.


 
228182 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Senior Republican Senator and member of the Finance Committee seeks a Legislative Correspondent to assist with a portfolio that may include tax, international trade, budget, agriculture, and appropriations issues. Ideal candidate will have previous experience as a legislative correspondent in either the House or the Senate. This position will involve significant legislative activities including research, drafting, negotiation, and hearing prep. Bachelor’s degree required. This is not an entry level position. Please email resume to: SenateRepLC@gmail.com


 
228167 LEGAL ADMINISTRATOR -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Senate Chief Counsel for Employment is seeking a Legal Administrator. This is supervisory, administrative work managing the administrative operations of a legal office, including supervising all non-attorney personnel; serving as a liaison between attorneys and staff; evaluating and providing oversight of the office’s operating and information systems; overseeing and managing the office’s finances; assisting in client development activities; and evaluating, managing, and maintaining the facilities of the office. Work includes identifying and planning for the changing needs of the organization; sharing responsibility for strategic planning with the Chief Counsel; and partnering with the Chief Counsel and Deputy Chief Counsel to select, train, and develop SCCE staff. Work is bound by the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/employment. This position is open until filled.


 
228150 SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN DETROIT AREA DIRECTOR -

U.S. Senator Gary C. Peters seeks a highly-motivated and organized Regional Director for Southeast Michigan Detroit area.  Based in the Senator’s Detroit office, the region covered by this position includes the City of Detroit and northern Wayne County communities of Canton, the Grosse Pointes, Hamtramck, Harper Woods, Highland Park, Livonia, Northville, Northville Twp., Plymouth, Plymouth Twp., and Redford. 

As the Senator’s principal point of contact in the region, primary responsibilities include serving as the Senator’s key liaison to government officials, business, non-profit and economic development entities, and community and constituent groups; representing and speaking on behalf of the Senator at meetings and events across the region; proposing activity and staffing the Senator when in the region, and developing and executing a strategic proactive outreach plan covering a broad range of constituencies and stakeholders in the effort to maintain a strong regional presence and ensure federal government accessibility for constituents. This position will also monitor and report to the Senator developing issues, opinions, and concerns in the region and work with state and DC-based colleagues on recommending solutions to regional problems with a federal connection. The position requires travel throughout the region and includes occasional meetings and events during evenings and weekends.  This position will manage one staffer responsible for assisting the Regional Director with geographical areas or constituencies within the region as assigned, drafting correspondence, assisting with office administrative duties, and helping to manage the office intern program. 

Qualified candidates for this full-time position will have a strong familiarity and demonstrated ties to the region, experience in community outreach, the ability to work with diverse groups and viewpoints, and an interest in public policy and service.  Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communications skills are a must in this public-facing position as is the ability to multi-task and communicate effectively in a fast-paced environment with Michigan and DC colleagues.  To be successful, one must be self-motivated and able to work independently, but also comfortable working as part of a large, highly-coordinated team.

The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We value diversity, equity and inclusion, and candidates who have relevant lived experience and/or are directly impacted are encouraged to apply. To apply, follow this link https://oampublic.senate.gov/constituent/login/eae064a1-fd44-4578-8868-228dcfa34f48/, create an account, complete the questionnaire, and upload a resume and cover letter.


 
228139 CORRESPONDENCE MANAGER -

Democratic senator seeks a talented and organized writer/editor to oversee the correspondence program of the office. Based in the Washington, D.C. office, the correspondence manager is responsible for all aspects of the office’s correspondence operation. Working with the legislative staff, they oversee and manage the legislative correspondence process. This includes ensuring the accuracy of formatting, grammar, and overall style of outgoing mail. They also handle correspondence-related constituent inquiries and prepare weekly reports outlining constituent mail. Additionally, they draft select correspondence items on behalf of the senator, including Congressional Record statements, and make sure the senator’s voice is consistent throughout all written products. Quick wits and creative wordsmiths would flourish in this collaborative, team-driven environment. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, with a keen attention to detail and the ability to comfortably prioritize urgent tasks. Those with prior experience supporting a principal in a correspondence role would be particularly well-suited to the position. If interested in applying, candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples that illustrate the breadth of the candidate’s writing style to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov, indicating the job referral number in the subject line. Office is an equal 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.


 
228129 LAW CLERKS -

The Judiciary Committee staff of U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar is accepting applications for full-time law clerks for Fall 2022 to work in-person in her Washington, D.C. office. Law clerks will assist Senator Klobuchar’s Judiciary Committee staff with research, hearing preparation, and drafting memos. Projects will focus on a variety of areas within the Judiciary Committee’s jurisdiction, including criminal law, antitrust, civil rights, immigration, and judicial nominations. The position is unpaid, although past participants have received funding from their law school. Applicants to the law clerk program must be currently enrolled in an ABA accredited law school or have recently graduated from an ABA accredited law school. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Please email a resume, cover letter, references, and unofficial transcript to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228120 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

The Office of U.S. Senator Ben Sasse is looking to add a Legislative Correspondent based in Washington, D.C.

Responsibilities include drafting correspondence, meeting with constituents, and conducting 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 comfortable participating in a “high-cause, low-ego” environment, and remaining flexible while working in an ever-changing environment. Hill experience is preferred. 

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter explaining motivations for seeking the role to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
228118 LAW CLERKS -

The Office of Senator Chris Coons is hiring law clerks for fall 2022 for the Senator’s Judiciary Committee staff.  Law clerks will assist the Senator’s counsels in all aspects of the Senator’s Judiciary responsibilities, including researching and writing memos, preparing the Senator for hearings, and participating in meetings with stakeholders and constituents as appropriate.  The position is full time and unpaid.  Topics of work may include privacy/technology, criminal justice, immigration, voting rights, intellectual property, nominations, and all other topics within the committee’s jurisdiction.  Candidates should have completed at least one year of law school, have strong legal research abilities and written and oral communication skills, and be capable of managing themselves and taking initiative.  The position will be in-person in the Washington, DC office.  We are committed to creating an inclusive environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line. The cover letter should specify dates of availability.  We will begin reviewing applications on August 15, 2022 until all positions are filled.


 
228115 HEALTH, EDUCATION AND LABOR LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Conservative Senator is seeking an enthusiastic legislative correspondent to work on a portfolio that includes health, education, labor, entitlements and small business issues. The position will involve  policy related to health care, health insurance, health savings accounts, Medicare, Medicaid, social security, education, labor and oversight with respect to agencies such as HHS, CMS, CDC, NIH, FDA, DOL, the Department of Education and more. 

Responsibilities for this position include: research, writing, drafting constituent correspondence, assisting in the drafting of legislation, policy development, and representing the Senator in meetings with constituents and outside stakeholders.

The ideal candidate is someone who works well in a fast-paced environment, has excellent oral and written communications skills, pays close attention to detail, has outstanding analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills, and works well as part of a team. The right candidate will need a basic background in the issues described herein, or be willing to learn the intricacies of those issues, and be a proponent of limited government and free-markets. 

This is not an introductory position. Prior Hill or comparable relevant policy experience is required. The person hired for this position will work closely with an experienced LA, offering a positive mentoring opportunity. This position offers personal and professional growth as well as an opportunity for promotion. 

Qualified candidates should e-mail a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and at least three references to senate.info.acct@gmail.com.

The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or hiring process may request an accommodation at any time during the process. Requests for accommodation should be directed to ussenatejobopening@gmail.com.


 
228111 ASSISTANT JOURNAL CLERK -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Office of the Journal Clerk is seeking an Assistant Journal Clerk. This is professional administrative work recording all Senate legislative actions taken on the Senate floor. Work includes recording, compiling, editing, and producing the annual Journal of the Proceedings of the Senate (Journal), which must be approved by the Senate each day. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/employment. This position is open until filled.


 
228085 COMMUNICATIONS INTERN -

A Southern Conservative Republican senator is seeking a communication intern for their Washington, D.C. office for the Fall of 2022. Responsibilities will include compiling daily press clips, writing social media posts & tweets, aiding in interview prep, maintaining press lists, and drafting basic press releases, letters to the editor, speeches, and scripts.

Internships are open to undergraduate students and recent college graduates. Strong writers and communicators are preferred. Communication experience is preferred, but not required.

To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and any relevant work samples to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com with the subject line Comms Intern 2022.


 
228084 SCHEDULER -

Republican Senator is seeking a Scheduler for the Washington, D.C. office. Primary duties include maintaining the Senator’s schedule, travel plans and personal records and acting as the doorkeeper for the Senator. This person will serve as the Senator’s confidential assistant with respect to all matters affecting the Senator’s performance of their official responsibilities. Typical responsibilities are preparing and updating daily schedule for the Senator and distributing copies to the Washington, DC and state offices, and ascertaining logistical details for events the Senator attends. Excellent organizational abilities, an attention to detail and strong written and oral communication skills are mandatory. To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com with  the subject line Scheduler. This is not an entry level position Previous hill experience is a must.


 
228062 RESEARCH ASSISTANT -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee is seeking a Research Assistant to support oversight and legislative activities within the Committee’s governmental affairs jurisdiction, including work on issues such as the Government Accountability Office, Inspectors General, Office of Special Counsel, ethics and government transparency, whistleblowers, Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, and environmental and regulatory policy, among others. Ideal candidates would have 2-3 years of related policy, government, or legal experience. Experience on the Hill is preferred but not required. Primary responsibilities include conducting research, drafting oversight letters, preparing memos regarding legislative proposals and Committee hearings, meeting with stakeholders, and other associated responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, be able to work under tight deadlines, and be able to handle multiple projects at once. Salary will be based on education and experience. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee values diversity, equity and inclusion, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who have relevant lived experience and/or have been directly impacted by the policy portfolio. Interested applicants should apply through the Senate Office Application Manager at: https://oampublic.senate.gov/constituent/login/531d060a-20d9-4636-ade9-ffb09af2d233/.


 
228028 COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANT -

Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) is looking for a motivated, detail-oriented, and hardworking communications assistant. Responsibilities include compiling press clips and media lists; media monitoring; supporting press conferences; writing press releases, talking points and memos; and conducting research and assisting the communications staff with the day-to-day operations of a very active press office. The ideal applicant will have at least 1-2 years of demonstrated experience working in traditional communications strategy, preferably on Capitol Hill or in a campaign setting. Applicants must work well in a fast-paced environment, have excellent written and oral communications skills, and a strong desire to learn. Candidates from BIPOC, LGBTQ+, working class, military, and/or other underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to apply, as well as candidates with ties to Massachusetts. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
227991 COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER -

High energy, collaborative communications office for a moderate Senator is seeking a thoughtful team member with polished writing skills.  Effective media relations skills are also needed, both from a pitching perspective and fielding inquiries – along with a strategic mindset to identify opportunities to advance short- and long-term goals.  Agility is also key, as external events frequently compel the team to readjust priorities and timetables.

The team is non-hierarchical, with each member prepared to contribute to or lead on incoming tasks and projects.  Five years of newsroom, Hill or agency work expected.  Salary is commensurate with experience and Congressional pay scale.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Byline authorship
  • Press releases
  • Story pitching
  • Statement/speechwriting
  • Media/journalist engagement
  • Social media opportunities and succinct, compelling messaging

Send current resume and any relevant writing samples (up to two press release, bylines, etc) to SenateCommsOpp@gmail.com.


 
227958 WILMINGTON, DELAWARE STAFF ASSISTANT -

Senator Tom Carper (D-Delaware) seeks a poised, personable, and highly-motivated individual for the position of Staff Assistant in the Wilmington, Delaware office. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: answering telephones, greeting visitors, and serving as the first point of interaction between constituents and the Senator’s office. Ideal applicants will possess strong written and oral communication skills and a diplomatic disposition. They will also show enthusiasm for public service and a willingness to work as part of a team. Delaware ties preferred. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with the requirements of Senate Rules, regulations and applicable federal laws. The Office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity) or any other factors. Individuals of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please e-mail resume and cover letter to staffasstde2022@gmail.com. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position has been filled.


 
227947 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED SPENDING DIRECTOR -

Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) is seeking an economic development and CDS director to serve as a liaison with federal, state, and local agencies; small businesses; and community organizations pursuing grant funding and assistance. The position involves leading the vetting and development of congressionally directed spending requests, identifying federal funding for which organizations in the state could be eligible, communicating with various levels of government agencies to resolve constituents’ problems, and coordinating the Senator’s economic development efforts across state. An ideal candidate will be a team player who is detail-oriented, strategic, and analytical; takes initiative; and has exceptional writing, communication, and interpersonal skills. This position is based in the Washington, DC office but will require frequent travel to the state. Delaware ties and previous experience with grant writing and appropriations are a plus. This office is committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applicants from all diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
227942 SPECIAL ASSISTANT, COMMUNITY OUTREACH (NEW YORK CITY, NY) -

Office of U.S. Senator Gillibrand seeks a personable, dependable and professional Special Assistant in New York City. Applicants must be self-motivated team players who are able to exercise discretion and multi-task effectively, must have a strong knowledge of local issues impacting the five boroughs of New York City and experience working with diverse community organizations. Responsibilities include tracking and providing policy analysis on key issues; building and organizing intergovernmental partnerships; executing government program workshops; representing the Senator at civic and community meetings; writing letters of support for grant applications and tracking grant applicants; staffing the Senator as needed; and other tasks as needed. Responsibilities also include operations and administrative support for the New York City office and Outreach team. Position requires some work on nights and weekends. Applicants should have 1-2 years of work experience (local government office preferred), excellent written and oral communication skills and an undergraduate degree. Current residency in New York City is also preferred. Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer. Apply here.


 
227941 REGIONAL ASSISTANT (WESTCHESTER, NY) -

Office of U.S. Senator Gillibrand seeks a personable, dependable and professional Regional Assistant in the Hudson Valley Region in New York State. Applicants must be self-motivated team players; able to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality; have strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills; and be proficient in Word and Excel. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, office management, working with constituents, coordinating the internship program, assisting in events with Senator Gillibrand, and representing the office at meetings and events across the region. Some evenings and weekends will be required. This is an entry-level, remote work position, however the candidate must reside in the Hudson Valley region (Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Dutchess, Ulster or Sullivan counties). Candidate must have valid NYS driver’s license and vehicle for required regular regional travel. Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer. Apply here.


 
227940 HUDSON VALLEY REGIONAL DIRECTOR (NY) -

Office of U.S. Senator Gillibrand seeks a Hudson Valley Regional Director. Applicants must possess a strong knowledge of local issues across Westchester, Rockland and the Hudson Valley (Orange, Putnam, Dutchess, Ulster and Sullivan counties) and have the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment. The Regional Director represents the Senator at civic and community meetings, advises the Senator and staff on local issues, directly supervises the work of a Regional Assistant and builds events for the Senator in the region. Qualified applicants will have experience in government and/or community outreach or media relations, excellent oral and written communications skills, knowledge of state and local government, and a motivation to help people. Applicants must also be self-motivated team players who are able to exercise discretion. Some evenings and weekends will be required. A minimum of 3 years work experience is preferred. This is primarily a remote work position, but regular travel to the New York City office is required. The candidate must reside in the Hudson Valley region (Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Dutchess, Ulster or Sullivan counties). Candidate must have valid NYS driver’s license and vehicle for required regular regional travel. Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer. Apply here.


 
227935 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senator Heinrich seeks a Legislative Assistant who will provide support and legislative recommendations to the Senator, Chief of Staff, Legislative Director, and others to inform legislative and in-state priorities. This position will focus on Agriculture, Indian Affairs (Gaming, Health, Infrastructure, Tribal Sovereignty, and Water), Infrastructure, Telecommunications, and Transportation, with a strong emphasis on climate. This role is responsible for developing and executing the Senator’s legislative agenda for assigned issue areas, including creating, planning, coordinating and collaborating to introduce and advance legislation in the Senate. The ideal candidate has legislative experience in the listed issue areas, with ties to New Mexico and/or fluency in Spanish are a significant plus.

Our team is driven by a desire to make a difference for our constituents. We are relentless in our work to create change and deliver for the people of New Mexico – and we have fun doing it. We take pride in being a strong and supportive work- family. 

Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to admin@heinrich.senate.gov.


 
227903 COUNSEL -

Senior Northeast Democratic Senator is seeking an experienced Counsel to handle and support several domestic policy issues including Judiciary Issues, Gun Violence, Civil Rights, Voting Rights, Telecom, Technology, Campaign Finance, Consumer Protection, Gaming, Cybersecurity, Intelligence, and National Security.  Responsibilities include advising the Senator on all matters in the issue portfolio; developing and advancing legislative proposals; analyzing legislation; drafting vote recommendations and talking points for floor proceedings; staffing the Senator in relevant meetings; representing the Senator before constituents and stakeholders; and supervising a Legislative Correspondent.  The ideal candidate will have a law degree; experience advising a Member of Congress on the issues in this portfolio; experience advancing policy proposals; excellent written and verbal communication skills; and enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. Senate experience and New Jersey ties are strongly preferred. 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.


 
227898 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Limited government minded-Senator seeking Legislative Correspondent. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing constituent correspondence, drafting letters of response to constituent mail, conducting policy research, drafting policy memos and representing the Senator’s policy positions in a clear and concise manner. Excellent writing skills, an ability to multi task, strong attention to detail and organization are required and a “self-starter” attitude is a must! Ideal candidate would have prior Hill experience and a familiarity with IQ software. Please send resumes to gopsenatorjob@gmail.com with the subject line “LC Opening”.


 
227842 DIGITAL COORDINATOR -

Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM) seeks a Digital Coordinator to develop and execute strategies to engage with constituents and stakeholders on social media platforms and online. Key duties include creating digital copy, videos, and graphics, developing and updating the senator’s website, tracking social media analytics, identifying news hooks, staying abreast of media trends and capabilities, assisting with the development and execution of media plans, organizing press conferences and events, and travel, as needed.

The ideal candidate is a creative, service oriented, collaborative, and highly organized person with design platform (e.g. Adobe Photoshop or Canva) and basic video editing software experience. Position requires keen attention to detail and strong work ethic, able to excel in a fast-paced environment. Our team values strong written and oral communications skills, a can-do attitude, and a demonstrated ability to distill complex policy issues into authentic communication. Ties to New Mexico and/or fluency in Spanish are a significant plus.

Our team is driven by a desire to make a difference for our constituents. We are tenacious in our work to create change and deliver for the people of New Mexico – and we have fun doing it. We take pride in being a strong and supportive team.

To apply, applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
227796 DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF VIDEO PRODUCTION -

The Senate Democratic Media Center is looking for a Deputy Director of Video Production to join the Video Production Team. Working out of the office of Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, the SDMC team helps to produce digital content for every senator in the Democratic Caucus.

The Deputy Director of Video Production will be expected to execute both independently and as a team in all aspects of the video creation process. Production duties include lighting, sound, filming sit down interviews, shooting b-roll, filming press conference live streams, assisting with TV studio operations, assisting run-and-gun field productions, virtual (Zoom, Webex, etc) video production/screen recording, etc. Post-production work includes video editing, color correction, sound editing, simple graphics/title cards, and asset management. The environment is fast-paced and the Deputy Director of Video Production can expect to turn around many projects on a short timeline. The Deputy Director of Video Production will complete other duties as needed, and some travel may be required.

The Deputy Director of Video Production help the Director of Video Production to run the team and oversee one video producer. This includes project management, tracking long and short term projects, delegating tasks as needed, and coordinating logistics and planning for larger scale productions.

The ideal candidate must be creative, reliable, organized, communicative, have strong attention to detail, and be a team player. Must have a passion for using visual storytelling to highlight Democratic policy initiatives.

Seeking 3-4 years video production experience and demonstrated proficiency in sound, lighting, and camerawork. Proficiency in non-linear editing using Adobe Premiere required. Skills in After Effects, Audition, Photoshop, Lightroom, or other Adobe Creative Suite programs a plus. Please send a resume, cover letter, and video samples or portfolio that includes video production work to employment@email.senate.gov. With your video samples or portfolio, please explain your roles and responsibilities on each project included. Please include the title “Deputy Director of Video Production" in the subject line. 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.


 
227791 STAFF ASSISTANT -

Conservative Republican Senator’s DC Office seeks organized, dependable and professional Staff Assistant. Responsibilities will include answering phones, greeting visitors, helping coordinate Capitol Tours and Flags, managing mail and general office tasks. Ability to multi task and a can-do attitude are extremely important. Prior experience through an internship is highly desired. Please email your resume to gopsenatorjob@gmail.com to inquire more about the opening.


 
227788 CONSTITUENT LIAISON, IMMIGRATION & FOREIGN AFFAIRS (NEW YORK, NY) -

Office of U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand seeks a personable, dependable and professional Constituent Liaison to address and resolve inquiries from New Yorkers regarding immigration and foreign affairs casework.  

Responsibilities: 

  • Process a high volume of immigration and foreign affairs-related casework from constituents
  • Liaise with a broad range of stakeholders such as federal agencies (Department of Homeland Security and Department of State) community-based and advocacy organizations to help resolve constituent cases
  • Maintain up-to-date case file records in online case management system, track and analyze casework trends, and update immigration department training manual as needed
  • Lead onboarding and contribute to training, management and professional development of interns  
  • Other duties as assigned  

Key Deliverables/Outcomes:

  • Provide informed, compassionate and timely constituent services to New Yorkers
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the scope and role of the Senator’s office in constituent affairs
  • Develop expertise on specific immigration and foreign affairs issues

Qualifications: Minimum one year direct service experience, with preference given to work in the field of immigration and/or foreign affairs. Preferred candidate has knowledge of immigration and foreign affairs related issues and legislation. Applicants must have excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, outstanding writing and communication skills, desire to work in a team-based, collaborative environment, and ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality. Foreign language skills and current residency in New York preferred. Senator Gillibrand's office is an equal opportunity employer. No calls, please. Apply here.


 
227775 DEPUTY COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

Senior Republican Senator seeks a Deputy Communications Director with 5 or more years of experience working in communications to join an active and fast-paced communications team in Washington, D.C. The Deputy Communications Director will be involved in all aspects of the communication team’s operation. The ideal candidate should be a strong writer and editor as primary duties will include writing and editing press releases, talking points, remarks, social media and memos, as well as assisting the communications team in pitching and responding to reporters. A Midwest background or strong connection is preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
227694 RESEARCH ASSISTANT -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee is seeking a Research Assistant to support oversight and legislative activities within the Committee’s governmental affairs jurisdiction, including work on issues such as the U.S. Postal Service, federal employees, ethics and transparency, regulatory policy, federal property, and U.S. Census Bureau, among others. Ideal candidates would have 2-3 years of related policy, government, or legal experience. Experience on the Hill is preferred but not required. Primary responsibilities include conducting research, drafting oversight letters, preparing memos regarding legislative proposals and Committee hearings, meeting with stakeholders, and other associated responsibilities. Candidates must be exceptionally strong writers, detail-oriented, be able to work under tight deadlines, and be able to handle multiple projects at once. Salary will be based on education and experience. The Committee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The Committee values diversity, equity and inclusion, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who have relevant lived experience and/or have been directly impacted by the policy portfolio. Interested applicants should apply through the Senate Office Application Manager at: https://oampublic.senate.gov/constituent/login/531d060a-20d9-4636-ade9-ffb09af2d233/


 
227686 LONG ISLAND REGIONAL ASSISTANT (MELVILLE, NY) -

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


 
227679 DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY -

U.S. Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock (D-GA) seeks a Deputy Press Secretary to immediately contribute to a dynamic and fast-paced communications team. This position is based in Atlanta, GA. Above all, the ideal candidate will have an earnest passion for public service, a strong appetite for engaging local and national media, a proven ability to multi-task, and possess strong writing skills.

This is not an entry-level position. Competitive candidates will have 1-2 years of professional experience and at least 1 year of communications experience. The ideal candidate is also strategically-minded, hard-working, creative, stridently detail-oriented, able to work under tight deadlines, kind and a gracious team player. Key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Drafting press releases, quotes, video scripts, talking points, speeches, op-eds and other materials; 
  • Pitching and coordinating media interviews;
  • Planning and coordinating press conferences and in-state events; 
  • Staffing the Senator during in-state appearances and media events;
  • Monitoring in-state and national media;
  • Managing press clips and press lists; and
  • Additional writing, administration and operations projects as assigned.   

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. The job is based in Atlanta, GA, and will require regular travel around the state. Candidates with Georgia and/or Southern ties are a plus, though not required, and Spanish-speaking bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. This office is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team, 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 Michael_Brewer@warnock.senate.gov and reference the name of the position in your subject line.


 
227677 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Western Democrat Senator is seeking a Legislative Assistant (LA) to lead a healthcare, education, labor and appropriations issue portfolio. Candidates should have extensive Hill experience with a background working in these policy areas. Responsibilities include executing the Senator’s policy agenda, staffing the Senator in meetings and hearings, providing policy and vote recommendations, drafting bills and letters, and communicating with stakeholders and constituents.  Ideal candidates will have strong oral and written communication skills and an excellent track record of being a team player. Interested applicants should send resumes to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.