Revised: July 08, 2020 at 04:30 PM

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225792 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY BRANCH MANAGER #1827 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking an Information Technology Branch Manager #1827 for its Chief Information Officer/Process Management, and Innovation/Identity & Collaboration Systems Department. This is managerial and administrative work planning, organizing and managing a major information technology or telecommunications branch within the SAA. Work includes planning, defining and prioritizing work of several units; directing and managing professional and technical staff; developing, in conjunction with other department management, branch policies and procedures; and developing and monitoring budgets. Position is responsible for assisting in the formulation of department strategic and tactical plans and participates in the Senate strategic planning effort. Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#6 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225791 OVERSIGHT COMMISSION ADVISOR -

Senator Toomey seeks a senior-level advisor to staff him on the Congressional Oversight Commission. The Commission is a bipartisan legislative branch panel created by the CARES Act to conduct oversight of the $500 billion in economic stabilization funds allocated to the Treasury Department and the Federal Reserve. The qualified individual will have policy knowledge of the financial services sector, including the Fed, and/or practical or research experience with commercial lending and/or debt markets. Must have exceptional writing skills, attention to detail, strong work ethic, and clear and concise communication abilities. A history of producing written reports and Hill oversight work are helpful. Law degree, CPA license, and/or a FINRA certification preferred. Please no unsolicited drop-ins, phone calls, emails or faxes to the office. This is not an entry level position. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to oversightstaffer@gmail.com.


 
225790 PRINCIPAL IDENTITY AND ACCESS MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST #1001 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Principal Identity and Access Management Specialist #1001 for its Chief Information Officer/Process Management, and Innovation/Identity & Collaboration Systems/Identity and Access Management Department. This is advanced professional work in a highly-specialized Information Technology discipline architecting, implementing, and supporting identity management and privileged access management systems. As the principal architect and lead technical expert, the incumbent may be called upon to research and resolve issues escalated by other support groups, as well as recommend long-term strategic directions for Senate technology. The SAA is implementing its Identity & Access solution using SailPoint Identity IQ (IIQ). The incumbent will be the primary architect and developer to implement functionality on IAM’s roadmap. Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#7 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225789 SPEECHWRITER -

Senator Chris Van Hollen seeks an exceptional writer as part of an active communications team. Responsibilities for this position include writing brief remarks and long-form speeches, op-eds, congressional testimony, e-newsletters, and outreach communications on a range of topics. A qualified candidate will be a superlative expository, persuasive, descriptive and narrative writer, be able to quickly identify and synthesize key points, have excellent research skills, pay keen attention to detail, and be highly adaptable. This office is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and attentive to the needs of the diverse community we serve. The office does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225788 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

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


 
225787 SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE VIRTUAL INTERNSHIP -

The Democratic Staff of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee seeks applicants for a fall 2020 virtual internship. Interns will work remotely with staff teams to provide research, track hearings and legislation, draft memos, and take notes at high-level meetings. Successful applicants will have excellent research and writing skills, as well as academic or professional experience in international relations or a similar field. Both graduate and undergraduate students may apply. Applicants with full-time availability are strongly encouraged to apply, although part-time applicants will also be considered. Hill experience and NJ ties are both a plus. This internship is unpaid, although a limited number of stipends are available to highly-qualified candidates who could not otherwise afford to participate in an unpaid internship. Due to the ongoing pandemic, interns will work remotely and will not be required to be located in Washington, D.C. Please send a completed application, a resume, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to democratic_internship@foreign.senate.gov by August 8, 2020.


 
225786 TECHNOLOGY REPRESENTATIVE #3094 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Technology Representative #3094 for its Chief Information Officer/Communication & Technology Integration Department. This is responsible professional work providing office automation and information technology services to Senate offices. The work includes assessing customer needs, assessing product quality and recommending improvements. Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#12 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225785 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

A Midwestern Republican Senator seeking a Legislative Correspondent with exceptional writing, communications, and organizational skills to work in a busy Washington office. Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and detail-oriented self-starter, able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Responsibilities include: responding to constituent mail; assisting Legislative Assistants; researching policy issues; and other duties as assigned. 1-2 years of Hill experience, proficiency in IQ, and a public policy background are preferred. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225784 DEPUTY CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER #675 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Deputy Chief Financial Officer #675 for its Financial Management Department. Working in close coordination with the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), the Deputy CFO will support efforts to closely collaborate with the Sergeant At Arms (SAA) and Secretary of the Senate (SECSEN) staff and the Senate Offices and Committees in support of the legislative process. Further, the Deputy will work closely with the Committee on Rules and Administration and the Committee on Appropriations in obtaining necessary authorities and funds. Obtained or has the ability to obtain Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) or equivalent. Have or possesses the ability to obtain and maintain Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#3 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225783 RECORDS AND SYSTEMS SUPERVISOR #238 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Records and Systems Supervisor #238 for its Printing, Graphics and Direct Mail Department in Landover, Maryland. This is supervisory and technical work responsible for a variety of records and systems activities. Work includes collecting, verifying and validating expenditures and maintaining, supporting, and troubleshooting multi-server systems. Work requires overseeing department functions and projects. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#8 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225782 DIGITAL DIRECTOR -

Northeastern Democratic Senator seeks a Digital Director to join a fast-paced Senate office and communications team and manage the Senator’s social, email, web and creative strategy. Applicants should be self-motivated, creative, collaborative, strong writer and have a record of working across multiple digital platforms. Ideal candidates will have a sharp eye for good design, a deep understanding of social media best practices and experience shooting and producing professional-quality photo and video. Candidates should also have proficiency with Adobe Premiere and Photoshop (both photo editing and graphic design) or equivalent programs. An understanding of HTML and CSS is welcome but not required. This is not an entry-level position. Salary commensurate with 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. Please send resume and cover letter to nesenatejobs@gmail.com.


 
225781 POLICY ANALYST -

The U.S.-China Commission is a congressionally mandated commission seeking a Policy Analyst to join the Economics and Trade team for a full time position. The Policy Analyst serves as a subject expert and advisor on Chinese economics and trade and U.S. policy responses for Commission Members, Members of Congress and their staff, and Congressional committees. The Policy Analyst performs an array of duties, including supporting Commission Members in planning and organizing public hearings; writing research reports and contributing to a monthly publication on a variety of economic and trade issues; and drafting sections of the Commission’s Annual Report to the U.S. Congress, including recommendations for Congressional action. Please view the full vacancy announcement and How to Apply instructions here: https://www.uscc.gov/job-opportunities.


 
225780 PRESS ASSISTANT -

Midwest Republican senator is seeking a Press Assistant. The ideal candidate must be a strong writer and be able to work in a fast-pace environment and manage multiple tasks. In addition, the successful candidate must be detail oriented and have a strong work ethic. Primary responsibilities include compiling press clips, booking radio interviews, managing the website, and writing press releases, op-eds, and social media. Please send resumes to: Pressassistantresumes@gmail.com.


 
225777 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Midwest Democratic Senator seeks a highly motivated, detail oriented and resourceful Legislative Correspondent to handle a portfolio including judiciary, agriculture, telecommunications and other Commerce Committee related issues. Primary responsibilities include processing incoming mail and drafting outgoing constituent mail. Other responsibilities include conducting research, providing assistance to senior legislative staff, drafting memos for the Senator, and meeting with stakeholders. Exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills are necessary. Previous Hill experience, proficiency in IQ, and a public policy background are preferred. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “LC position” in the subject line.


 
225774 TAX POLICY ADVISOR -

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


 
225773 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

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


 
225772 CONSTITUENT SERVICES CASEWORKER IN SENATE OFFICE IN BALTIMORE, MD -

Senator Van Hollen has an opening for a Constituent Services Caseworker in his Baltimore, Maryland state office.  Primary responsibilities include handling a large docket of constituent casework; interacting with constituents and government agencies; and representing Senator Van Hollen at community events. This position provides an opportunity to be part of a hard-working cohesive team and to make a difference in the lives of others. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, great at multi-tasking, has a strong desire to help people, and has excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills. Evening and weekend hours are often required. This is a full-time position with federal benefits.  Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to applications@vanhollen.senate.gov. Applications that do not include all of the information requested will not be considered. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Please put “Baltimore position” in the subject line.  No phone calls, please.


 
225768 PRESS SECRETARY -

The Democratic staff of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee is seeking a press secretary to support a fast-paced and proactive press office. Responsibilities include supporting the Communications Director by writing press releases, talking points, statements and other materials on a wide range of policy issues, as well as pitching, managing media inquiries and working with national and state media. The ideal candidate will be an exceptional writer, able to handle multiple assignments efficiently, works well on deadline, and anticipate the needs of the office. Capitol Hill, campaign, or similar experience is preferred — this is not an entry-level position. 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 strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and digital/writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Press Secretary” in the subject line.

 


 
225767 DIRECTOR OF ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS #469 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Director of Enterprise Applications #469. This is executive and administrative work planning, directing, organizing and managing the Department of Enterprise Applications. Work includes defining and prioritizing work of several managers; directing and managing professional and technical staff; developing department policies and procedures; and developing and monitoring budgets. Position is responsible for directing the establishment of standards for enterprise application platforms and software; and directing the design, development, integration, and testing to support information technology solutions. Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a TOP SECRET security clearance. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#7 and review the requirements for the position.


 
225765 DIRECTOR OF CENTRAL OPERATIONS #273 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Director of Central Operations #273 for its Office of Security and Emergency Preparedness. This is executive and administrative work planning, directing, organizing and managing Identification and Access, Parking, and Transportation and Fleet offices for the U.S. Senate. Work includes directing and managing a large staff of technical, skilled and professional employees through section managers. Work involves determining services, standards and ensuring customer satisfaction. Work entails transportation emergency preparedness planning and general coordination with other departments. A security clearance may be required. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#6 and review the requirements for the position.


 
225762 FALL LAW CLERK -

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


 
225761 DEPUTY COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

Western Democratic Senator seeks a Deputy Communications Director to join a very active DC and state communications operation. Candidates with strong strategic planning, writing and editing, campaign and digital experience encouraged to apply. Applicants should have previous Capitol Hill, campaign, or similar communications experience. Responsibilities include: collaborating on planning and executing the Senator’s long-term communications strategy; pitching stories to reporters; developing talking points and written materials; managing daily inquiries; managing relationships with national and in-state reporters, TV bookers and producers, and working collaboratively with Senator’s policy team and state staff. Ideal candidates are hardworking, proactive, able to travel, and detail-oriented communicators who work well under deadline with a positive attitude. This is not an entry-level position, the ideal candidate will have 5 years communications experience, Capitol Hill experience 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. Interested applicants should e-mail a writing sample and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line.


 
225760 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to join an active correspondence team and work on Defense and Veterans issues. Responsibilities include batching and drafting constituent correspondence; representing the office in a high volume of meetings with constituents and stakeholders; and supporting legislative staff on all tasks. A successful Legislative Correspondent must efficiently conduct research and draft high quality constituent correspondence; independently organize daily and weekly schedules; enjoy working in a results-based, outcome-oriented environment with quantitative performance metrics; and be passionate about public service, particularly Congress. Military experience, congressional experience and Illinois ties are strongly preferred. The Office of Senator Tammy Duckworth is an equal opportunity employer. Please contact us for any accommodations needed in the application process. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov  indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225759 ECONOMIC POLICY STAFFER -

Democratic Senator on the Joint Economic Committee seeks an experienced legislative staffer to handle economic portfolio including tax, financial services, budget, trade, appropriations, pensions, and housing issues, as well as committee work. Responsibilities include briefing and preparing materials for the Senator; meeting with constituents and stakeholders; and advancing the Senator’s priorities through legislation and other actions. This position requires exceptional writing skills, an efficient communication style, a proactive approach, and a deep understanding of the legislative process and economic policy. Qualified applicants will work well in teams, have a keen attention to detail, and be able to meet tight deadlines. We urge diverse applicants 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.


 
225756 ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Northeastern Democratic Senator seeks an experienced Legislative Assistant responsible for managing the Senator’s robust energy and environment portfolio and advancing relevant key policy priorities. Ideal candidates must have an expertise in energy and environment issues, including but not limited to the climate change, innovation, water policy and conservation. The Legislative Assistant will bring strong policy connections and political sensibilities to a very active and creative office. Further, candidates must be able to demonstrate a history of thinking strategically and creatively, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, team environment. Previous Senate or Congressional experience preferred, but not required. Salary commensurate with experience. Office is an equal opportunity employer. Email resume and cover letter to nesenatejobs@gmail.com.


 
225751 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on defense appropriations and homeland security portfolio.  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, attending constituent meetings, conducting research, drafting memos and talking points, tracking legislation, and working closely with legislative assistant(s), state staff and a robust press operation.  This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in an extremely fast-paced environment. Individual must be knowledgeable of current legislative and non-legislative issues, and have a thorough understanding of the legislative process.  This is not an entry-level position.   This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should email cover letter and resume to leg_jobs@schumer.senate.gov, ATTN: Defense Leg Aide in the subject line.


 
225749 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on education, labor, and postal portfolio.  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, attending constituent meetings, conducting research, drafting memos and talking points, tracking legislation, and working closely with legislative assistant(s), state staff and a robust press operation.  This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in an extremely fast-paced environment. Individual must be knowledgeable of current legislative and non-legislative issues, and have a thorough understanding of the legislative process.  This is not an entry-level position.   This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should email cover letter and resume to leg_jobs@schumer.senate.gov, ATTN: Education Leg Aide in the subject line.


 
225744 CHIEF COUNSEL -

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


 
225739 ASSISTANT TO THE STAFF DIRECTOR -

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


 
225710 STAFF ASSISTANT -

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


 
225700 FIELD REPRESENTATIVE -

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


 
225698 CYBERSECURITY SENIOR SPECIALIST - HOST #44 -

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


 
225697 CYBERSECURITY PRINCIPAL SPECIALIST - AWARENESS #402 -

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


 
225695 CYBERSECURITY PRINCIPAL SPECIALIST #5316 -

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


 
225671 RESEARCH ASSISTANT -

Northeast Democratic Senator is seeking a Research Assistant to assist in core policy and communications functions. Responsibilities include: researching past Senate floor and public debates on a variety of issues for use by Senate staff and Senators, performing video research and analysis for social media accounts and fact checking.  Qualified candidates will be creative and highly organized with keen attention to detail, possess strong research, writing and analytical skills, be capable of simultaneously managing multiple projects in collaboration with various members of a high-impact team, and be able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, changing environment. This job requires creative thinking and understanding of current political debates. Previous experience in press is preferred. Familiarity with well-known research tools like LexisNexis, TVEyes and Snapstream strongly preferred. This is not an entry-level position. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.  Qualified applicants should email a one-page resume, references and a writing sample to researchjobs@email.senate.gov.


 
225661 DIGITAL MANAGER -

Pacific Northwest Democratic Senator seeks a Digital Manager. Interested applicants should be innovative, hard-working, detail-oriented, creative, and a team player who can work closely with other members of the communications and policy teams to meet the office’s communications and engagement goals using digital platforms. Applicants must display an understanding of how digital tools and platforms can be used to communicate and engage on complex issues to multiple audiences. Responsibilities include: working with the Communications Director to develop a long-term digital strategy, analyzing metrics for future optimization, managing the website, driving engagement on and maintaining all social media platforms, coordinating digital messaging with outside groups, and creating compelling visual content including videos, infographics, and other shareable visuals. Familiarity with Adobe Premiere is a plus. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Please e-mail a 280 character (max) cover letter summary, resume, and five examples of digital work, including an original graphic and video to PNWDemComms@gmail.com. Applications considered on a rolling basis.


 
225658 PROGRAMMER/WEB DEVELOPER -

Democratic Leadership seeks a programmer/web developer for the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee. Responsibilities will include maintaining and administering the front/back end website that is accessible to Democratic offices and assisting the Director of Vote Information with caucus services. The ideal candidate will have expertise in PHP, SQL, HTML/CSS, and JavaScript/jQuery. Knowledge of the Senate is desirable and an understanding of Senate voting practices and procedures is a plus.  This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


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

The Page School Instructor teaches high school students appointed to the Senate Page Program. Work includes developing curriculum and activities to enhance the educational and work experience of students from across the nation from a variety of backgrounds and skill levels. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; the Senate Ethics Manual; Senate Page School procedures, practices, and guidelines; and federal and District of Columbia laws, regulations, and ordinances, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/visiting/employment.htm under the Secretary of the Senate.


 
225623 INTERNS AND LAW CLERKS -

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


 
225603 INVESTIGATIVE COUNSEL -

The majority (Republican) staff of the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations is accepting applications for an investigative counsel position. Applicants should demonstrate a strong interest in both congressional investigations and legislation. Applicants must be motivated, hard-working self-starters. They should have strong written and oral communication skills. Please email a cover letter and resume to SenateJobOpenings@gmail.com with the subject line Counsel Application.


 
225600 NYC PRESS SECRETARY -

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


 
225561 PRESS INTERNSHIP -

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


 
225552 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

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


 
225538 HEALTH CARE LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

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