Revised: April 07, 2020 at 11:24 AM

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225711 DEFENSE POLICY ADVISOR -

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) is seeking a Defense Policy Advisor to serve as principal advisor on National Security and Defense issues. Responsibilities include staffing the Senator for all matters related to her Senate Armed Services Committee assignment; advising the Senator on all matters under the issue portfolio; developing and advancing legislative proposals and a long-term, strategic framework for advancing the Senator’s legislative priorities within issue portfolio; analyzing legislation and drafting vote recommendations and talking points for floor proceedings; representing the Senator before constituents and stakeholders; managing work of Legislative Aide, Fellows and Interns and reviewing legislative correspondence. The ideal candidate will have experience advising a Member of Congress on the issues in this portfolio, including managing a Member’s work for several cycles of the annual National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA); have proven experience advancing policy proposals; be an excellent writer and communicator; and enjoy working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. Military experience, Senate 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.


 
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.


 
225709 PRESS SECRETARY -

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


 
225708 FACILITIES SPECIALIST #67 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Facilities Specialist #67 for its Operations/Support Services Department. This is responsible work involving coordination of facilities management activities. Work includes a variety of facilities functions, including office inspections, office moves, building renovations, painting, ordering furniture, preparation of telecommunications requests, building access issues, and maintaining and troubleshooting conference room equipment. Work also includes updating databases, preparing correspondence, and processing forms and requests. 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.


 
225707 DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL MEDIA -

Senior Democratic Senator seeks an experienced digital strategist to help a robust digital and press operation, working with both personal offices and committee staff. Responsibilities include: Helping to manage a 10-15 person digital team. Designing and implementing cutting edge digital components around legislative and constituent-driven priorities. Drafting weekly and monthly digital planning. Brainstorming new digital video ideas, engagement opportunities, audiences to grow, and platforms to join. Developing digital analytics and trends reports. Working side by side with legislative, communications, and caucus teams on messaging plans and digital trainings. Working with outside groups to support messaging strategy, and maintaining the Senator’s websites. Preferred skills: Strong writing, data, and digital management skills a must. Demonstrated team and project management skills. Graphic design or video editing skills a plus. 2-5 years demonstrated digital 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 submit resume, cover letter and writing sample to employment@email.senate.gov with “Deputy Director of Digital Media” in the subject line.


 
225706 COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -

Mid-Atlantic Democratic Senator seeks an experienced Communications Director to lead a very active DC and state communications operation. This is a senior staff position. 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/press experience. Responsibilities include: planning and executing the Senator’s long-term communications strategy; building strong relationships with national and in-state reporters, TV bookers, and producers, and working collaboratively with Senator’s policy team and state operation. Ideal candidates are hardworking, proactive, and detail-oriented communicators who work well under deadline with a sense of humor and a positive attitude.  This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should send a writing sample and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
225705 INTERNS/LAW CLERKS/FELLOWS -

The Democratic Staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Rules and Administration seeks full-time undergraduate, graduate, or law students to work during the Summer 2020 semester. Clerks and interns will assist Committee staff with research and the drafting of legislation, memos, talking points, and letters. Projects will focus on a variety of areas within the Committee’s jurisdiction, including election administration, campaign finance, and oversight. Successful applicants will have excellent research and writing skills and be highly motivated. Please email a resume, cover letter, writing sample, and unofficial transcript to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating the job referral number in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins please.


 
225704 DEPUTY SCHEDULER -

The Office of US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is seeking a detail oriented, highly organized individual to serve as Deputy Scheduler in our Washington, DC office. Successful candidates will demonstrate outstanding interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, and be able to prioritize and follow through on multiple tasks in a high pressure/fast-paced environment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, categorizing and vetting incoming meeting requests and invitations; maintaining all scheduling files; coordinating room reservations, scheduling meetings with constituents; and assisting with travel and transportation arrangements. Candidates must be able to exercise sound judgment and be professional at all times. Applicants with previous Congressional work, scheduling and executive assistant experience and/or logistics experience are strongly encouraged to apply. Senator Gillibrand's office is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please fill out the application here.


 
225703 PROCTOR #111 -

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


 
225701 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGER #290 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking an Information Technology Manager #290 for its Information Technology Support Services/Equipment and Capitol Exchange Services/Mobile Communication Services Department. This is managerial work overseeing the ordering, receiving, delivery and installation of wireless products and services in support of the Senate community. Work includes assigning and reviewing the work of other employees working with wireless products and services, planning budgets and approving purchase orders. Work involves project management, vendor oversight, product evaluation, formulating and monitoring the section budget, and providing recommendations to senior management. To apply, visit https://www.senate.gov/employment/saa/positions.htm#3 and review the requirements for the position. Hiring for this vacancy announcement is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.


 
225700 FIELD REPRESENTATIVE -

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


 
225698 CYBERSECURITY SENIOR SPECIALIST - HOST #44 -

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


 
225697 CYBERSECURITY PRINCIPAL SPECIALIST - AWARENESS #402 -

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


 
225695 CYBERSECURITY PRINCIPAL SPECIALIST #5316 -

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


 
225693 SENIOR USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER #778 -

The Senate Sergeant at Arms is seeking a Senior User Experience Designer #778 for its Process Management and Innovation Department. This is senior professional and technical work designing and building applications supporting the Senate. Work includes extensive development of accessible and compliant solutions to meet business and user needs. The incumbent must identify and document business process and technical requirements as well as define user interface standards. Work in this classification is distinguished from the User Experience Designer by its level of expertise, lead assignments, ability to work independently, interactions with users, and the design, development and implementation of Senate applications. 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.


 
225687 ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR -

Democratic Senator seeking detail-oriented senior manager to oversee key administrative functions, monitor compliance with Senate rules and guidelines, implement office policies and operating procedures, and oversee annual budget, official accounts/voucher process, and key staff related operations including recruitment, hiring, payroll, benefits, staff training, diversity and inclusion, and special office events. Ideal candidate will be strong administrator with solid management experience and superior inter-personal skills.  Knowledge of Senate budget processes, human resource practices, and ethics rules preferred. Office is equal opportunity employer.  Please email cover letter, resume and two references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in subject line.


 
225686 DEPUTY SCHEDULER/ASSISTANT TO THE CHIEF OF STAFF -

Senator Deb Fischer seeks a Deputy Scheduler/Assistant to the Chief of Staff 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! Nebraska ties are a plus. Responsibilities include archiving, organizing meeting and event requests, working with the Director of Scheduling, and facilitating office or Senator-directed projects. Duties also include handling all communications for the Chief of Staff, booking his travel, and assisting with logistics. Please email a resume and cover letter expressing your interest in the position to gopsenatesch@gmail.com.


 
225683 IMMIGRATION COUNSEL -

Senior Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee seeks a Counsel to handle immigration and other issues as assigned. Significant Immigration Experience and JD required. 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 will also include, but are not limited to: planning legislative strategy, coalition building, preparing for hearings, and writing memos, speeches, and talking points. This is not an entry-level position-- please no recent graduates. Significant Hill/political experience preferred. Please e-mail resume to jud.dem.senate@gmail.com and include “Immigration Counsel Position” in the subject line.


 
225678 LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senior Republican Senator on Senate Finance Committee is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle tax, infrastructure finance, and data/health privacy issues. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with prior quantitative analysis experience. Qualified candidates should have an in-depth knowledge of the issues, as well as experience on the Hill. Candidates must be able to meet short deadlines and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment. The candidates needs to demonstrate an ability to take initiative and to have previously built relationships with other congressional offices and key stakeholders.  Responsibilities include writing legislation, coalition building with advocacy and stakeholder groups, drafting speeches and remarks, and staffing the Senator on relevant committees that coincide with the issue portfolio. This is not an entry level position. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample (no more than 2 pages) to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com.


 
225677 REGIONAL COORDINATOR LANSING, MICHIGAN -

Michigan Senator Gary Peters seeks a highly-motivated, organized Regional Coordinator for his Mid-Michigan Regional Office located in Lansing, Michigan.  Working with the Senator’s Mid-Michigan Regional Director, the regional coordinator’s primary duties include handling office administrative tasks, including among other things, answering phones, opening mail, drafting and coordinating correspondence, and managing the office’s internship program. The regional coordinator also assists with representing the senator at meetings and public events, as assigned by the regional director. The position requires some travel to communities throughout the thirteen counties that comprise the Mid-Michigan Region. This includes occasional meetings and events during evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate is personable, dependable, flexible, able to multitask and prioritize, and works well under pressure.  The candidate should have familiarity with the region and an interest in public policy. A background or experience with customer service is preferred, and strong writing and grammar skills are a must. To be successful, he/she should 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. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Interested parties should email a cover letter, resume, references and two writing samples to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com, with “Mid MI RC Position” in the subject line.


 
225676 PRESS ASSISTANT -

Republican Senate office seeks Press Assistant. Ideal candidates will have strong writing abilities, experience with social media platforms, and some graphic design/video interest. Responsibilities include assisting the press team with administrative and creative tasks such as: managing website content, drafting press releases and social media posts, designing graphics, taking pictures, sending daily press clips, maintaining data bases, and more. Interested applicants should send a resume, writing sample, and any related graphic/video work to us.senate.posting@gmail.com.


 
225673 SUMMER 2020 PRESS INTERN -

U.S. Senator Chris Coons’ office is seeking applicants for a full-time or part-time unpaid press internship who can assist a fast-paced communications office with day-to-day operations during summer 2020. Tasks will include tracking press clips, monitoring social media, and assisting with writing projects. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students residing in the Washington, D.C. area that can work at least 20 hours a week from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Prior internship experience in press and government preferred. Experience with digital communications (including work with graphics and photo and video editing) also preferred. Apply here.


 
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.


 
225669 LEGAL ADMINISTRATOR -

The Secretary of the Senate’s Chief Counsel for Employment is seeking applicants for the Legal Administrator vacancy. 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. Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter.  This vacancy announcement is open until filled.


 
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.


 
225628 NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER/MILITARY LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT -

Senior Republican Senator seeks a National Security Adviser/Military Legislative Assistant to handle a portfolio including defense, foreign relations, and veterans’ issues. Ideal candidates will have at least 3 years of experience handling similar issues in a legislative role. Military experience is required and a graduate degree is preferred. This is not an entry level position. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to GOPNATSEC@gmail.com.


 
225625 SPEECHWRITER -

Office of U.S. Senator Gillibrand seeks a DC-based speechwriter.  The ideal candidate will be an exceptional and quick writer, have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to work as a team.  Primary responsibilities include working with the senator, and legislative team on speeches, op-eds, statements, releases, congressional testimony and related materials on a wide breadth of topics. Must be comfortable pushing products through approval processes. Qualified candidates should have multiple years of relevant experience, strong analytical, writing, editing, research and proofreading skills as well as working knowledge of Congress. Background in speechwriting, communications and/or legislation is a plus. Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates who meet these qualifications should apply HERE.


 
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.


 
225592 COUNSEL -

Senior Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee seeks a Counsel to handle the Senator's intellectual property, antitrust, bankruptcy issues, data privacy, and other civil matters. JD required.  Ideal candidate would have two to three years of Hill experience and two to three years in private or governmental law practice. Strong analytic ability, including the ability to effectively communicate analysis in both oral and written format, is essential. Must be a team player and able to work under time pressure in a fast-paced environment, while still maintaining a positive attitude.  This is not an entry-level position--please no recent graduates. Please e-mail resume to jud.dem.senate@gmail.com.


 
225591 CONSTITUENT LIAISON, MILITARY AND VETERANS 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 constituents regarding their military and veterans affairs casework, along with other issues as needed. It will include working with Congressional Liaisons at federal agencies to resolve a high volume of cases with people from across New York State. The liaison will also be responsible for maintaining up-to-date case file records and will contribute to the training and management of interns. Preferred candidate has experience working with veterans and/or experience in the United States Military and has past or current residency in New York State. Applicants must be: self-motivated team players; able to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality; detail-oriented and possess strong written and verbal communication skills. Senator Gillibrand's office is an equal opportunity employer. Please apply online and attach cover letter, resume, and references. Apply Here. No calls, please.


 
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.


 
225544 TECHNOLOGY POLICY LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Senator Brian Schatz is hiring for a legislative aide to cover technology policy to support his work on the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet, as well as other committees that have jurisdiction on privacy, cybersecurity, and emerging technology issues.  The position reports to the senator’s senior counsel for technology and telecommunications and is part of a tech policy team that also includes a legislative fellow, legislative correspondent, and intern.  The position will focus on developing and implementing legislative and oversight ideas related to privacy, cybersecurity, and emerging technology in addition to assisting the senior counsel on all aspects of tech and telecom policy.  A background in computer science or other technical field, telecommunications, and/or the tech sector is particularly helpful.  Qualified applicants will have strong writing, analytical, negotiation, and organizational skills; exercise sound political judgment; operate well under pressure; and work well as part of a team.  A graduate degree and work experience on Capitol Hill and/or in federal agencies is preferred. For more details and to apply, please visit http://www.schatz.senate.gov/services/jobs.


 
225540 DIGITAL DIRECTOR -

Senator Gary Peters seeks a Digital Director to cultivate and grow the Senator’s digital presence. The Digital Director will report to the Communications Director and responsibilities include: developing long-term and short-term digital plans and strategies; creating, drafting and posting content on all platforms; creating graphics, video and other shareable content; managing and growing Senator’s e-newsletter program and overseeing the website. Ideal candidate is a politically savvy, detail-oriented and creative self-starter, who is familiar with social media trends and able to use data to evaluate and drive engagement. This is not an entry-level position. Previous digital experience is required, and Hill, campaign or similar experience preferred. Michigan ties strongly preferred. To apply, please email cover letter, resume and digital sample to Applications_Peters@peters.senate.gov. 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.


 
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.


 
225493 INVESTIGATIONS COUNSEL -

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Minority Senator seeks a Counsel to support the Committee’s oversight and investigations function.  Primary responsibilities include the entrepreneurial development and execution of oversight and investigations within the Committee’s jurisdiction; conducting research; drafting reports and correspondence; preparing the Senator for Committee hearings; meeting with stakeholders; and other associated administrative 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.  Candidates should have experience with congressional or law enforcement investigations. 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 encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “INVESTIGATIONS COUNSEL” in the subject line


 
225430 DEPUTY SCHEDULER -

Senator Kyrsten Sinema seeks a professional to serve as Deputy Scheduler. Applicants must be highly organized, detail oriented, skilled in problem solving, adaptable to a rapidly changing schedule, and able to prioritize and follow through on concurrent tasks in a fast paced environment. The ideal candidate possess outstanding written and oral communication skills; is highly organized and meticulous; can anticipate problems, offer solutions and communicate succinctly with tact and diplomacy; and is able to work flexible hours, including weekends and holidays, as needed. Previous Congressional work experience in scheduling, commensurate executive assistant experience, or logistical expertise is required. AZ ties preferred but not required. Our office is an equal opportunity employer. Interested applicants should send a resume, and cover letter to sinemaresumes@gmail.com


 
225415 LEGISLATIVE CORRESPONDENT -

Midwest Democratic Senator seeks a highly motivated, detail oriented and resourceful Legislative Correspondent to handle the healthcare, education, labor and aging policy portfolio in a fun, fast-paced office. Primary duties include processing incoming mail and drafting outgoing constituent mail. Other duties 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, or sexual orientation. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to SenateLegJobs@gmail.com with “HELP LC” in the subject line


 
225409 LEGISLATIVE AIDE -

Northeast Democratic Senator seeks Legislative Aide to focus on agriculture, interior and science 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, state staff and press team.  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 legjobs@email.senate.gov, ATTN: Leg Aide for Agriculture, Interior and Science in the subject line.


 
225397 PRESS ASSISTANT -

Conservative Senator is seeking a press assistant to develop and implement digital strategies promoting the senator’s legislative efforts. The position will involve managing and creating content for the senator’s social media profiles and website, clipping media coverage, and preparing materials for press releases. Prior Hill experience and proficiency in graphics and video editing is preferred but not required. Please send resumes to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com


 
225389 REGIONAL COORDINATOR - MARQUETTE, MICHIGAN -

Michigan Senator Gary Peters seeks a highly-motivated, organized Regional Coordinator for his Upper Peninsula Regional Office located in Marquette, Michigan.  Working with the Senator’s Upper Peninsula Regional Director, the regional coordinator’s primary responsibilities include handling office administrative tasks, including among other things, answering phones, opening mail, drafting and coordinating correspondence, and managing the office’s internship program. The regional coordinator also assists with representing the Senator at meetings and public events, as assigned by the Regional Director. The position requires some travel to communities throughout the fifteen counties that comprise the Upper Peninsula Region. This includes occasional meetings and events during evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate is personable, dependable, flexible, able to multitask and prioritize, and works well under pressure.  The candidate should have familiarity with the region and an interest in public policy. A background or experience with customer service is preferred, and strong writing and grammar skills are a must. To be successful, he/she should 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. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Interested parties should email a cover letter, resume, references and two writing samples to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com, with “UP RC Position” in the subject line


 
225361 JUDICIARY COMMITTEE COUNSEL FOR REPUBLICAN SENATOR -

Republican Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee seeks a counsel to handle various issues, including crime, immigration, and homeland security. A law degree is required, and not less than five years of Capitol Hill experience is preferred. This is not an entry level position. Please send resume to SenateGOPCounsel@gmail.com


 
225316 SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR -

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Ranking Member seeks a Senior Policy Advisor to lead the Committee’s government affairs team. Primary responsibilities include managing staff in the entrepreneurial development and execution of legislative and oversight actions within the Committee’s jurisdiction; preparing the Senator for Committee hearings and markups; meeting with stakeholders; and other associated responsibilities. This portfolio includes: government operations and reform, regulatory reform, federal employment matters, government ethics, spending oversight, environmental policy, and more. This is a senior level position. Management experience is required. Candidates must excel at managing a team, 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 strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to job_application@hsgac.senate.gov with “HSGAC Senior Advisor” in the subject line