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From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Manatos, Tom
Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2007 9:19 AM
Subject: [yda-jobs] MANY HILL JOBS
MANY JOBS below, some of these may be a bit old or repeats but there are many new ones:
Rep. Luis Gutierrez:
SCHEDULER/OFFICE MANAGER - Progressive Midwest Democrat seeks a seasoned scheduler to assume all scheduling and office management duties. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coordinating member's schedule, handling travel arrangements, and managing all appropriate meeting requests. Ideal candidate would have Capitol Hill experience, familiarity with House Finance Office and the the ability to work well in a fast-paced environment. Excellent communication and strong organizational skills, detail-oriented and ability to manage multiple tasks are all necessary. Spanish is a plus. Salary commensurate with experience. No Phone Calls / Drop - Ins. Please send resume and references to schedulerchicago200 7@.... gov
Job Opening -- Scheduler / Executive Assistant
Scheduler / Executive Assistant for a very busy Blue Dog office. Responsibilities include coordinating an aggressive MOC schedule, arranging MOC travel, managing MOC office needs and managing office finances. Ideal candidate will have Capitol Hill experience, familiarity with House Finance Office and the the ability to work well in a hectic environment. Excellent communication and strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks at once a must. Ties to Rocky Mountain West a plus, salary commensurate with experience. Absolutely No Phone Calls / Drop - Ins. Please send resume and references to WesternDem@mail. house.gov
Congressman Joe Sestak
Democrat seeks Legislative Assistant for personal office to manage a portfolio related to Education and Labor Committee and other issues. Ideal candidate will have excellent written and communications skills, be a creative and strategic thinker as well as a team player with a strong work ethic capable of operating in a fast-paced environment and working long hours. This is not an entry-level position and previous Capitol Hill experience is required. Qualified candidates should send their resume, references, and 3 writing samples to Christopher. raymond@mail. house.gov. Drop-ins will not be accepted.
Legislative Director: Democratic Member of the House Committee on Appropriations seeks Legislative Director. Knowledge of foreign affairs and/or defense issues, as well as Appropriations, is strongly preferred. New York ties a plus. Must enjoy working in busy office and juggling multiple tasks. Applicants should have strong knowledge of legislative process and excellent management and communication (written and oral) skills. Send cover letter and resume to LD.Opening@mail. house.gov. No calls or drop-ins please.
Congressman Leonard Boswell is currently seeking a Legislative Assistant. Issues may include health care, housing, small business, and others. Responsibilities will include advising the Member on issues, meeting with constituents and other groups, as well as drafting talking points and constituent correspondence. The ideal candidate will have strong writing and communications skills, be a team player, and have a solid understanding of the legislative process. This is not an entry level position and previous Hill experience is required. Iowa ties preferred.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, references, and two writing samples to Resumes.IA03@ mail.house. gov
Midwestern Democrat is looking to fill a Staff Assistant position. Major responsibilities include: answering phones, constituent service, opening and distributing mail, and sorting and logging constituent mail. The ideal candidate should possess strong organizational and communications skills, maturity, professionalism, courteousness and a positive attitude. Intern Capitol Hill experience is a definite plus. Please send a resume and references to StaffAssistantResum es@.... gov. No phone calls or drop-ins.
Rep. Charlie Wilson
Freshman Blue Dog Democrat seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a variety of issues that may include education, health care, agriculture, and transportation. Qualified candidates must have excellent writing, analytical, and communication skills, a good understanding of the legislative process, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to work well as part of a team. Previous Hill experience strongly preferred. Ohio ties a plus.
Please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to: joan.gregory@ mail.house. gov. Absolutely no calls, faxes or drop-bys.
Chief of Staff
Senior California Democrat seeks Chief of Staff. He/she will serve as the Member's chief policy and political advisor; act as the Member's liaison with colleagues' DC offices and organizations; provide leadership and management to staff in the Washington and district offices; manage and direct office finances, and all other aspects of a busy Congressional office.
Successful Candidate must be a well-established professional with both legislative and managerial experience; possess a keen understanding of national and local politics; and have strong political contacts. Prefer candidates who have been Chief of Staff or other senior position to a Member of Congress.
Candidates must be detail-oriented and willing to work long hours and under pressure. Sense of humor a must. Submit cover letter and resume to coscaphilljob@ gmail.com.
Senior House Democrat and subcommittee chairman seeks experienced, energetic, professional to run an aggressive communications operation. Responsibilities include writing press releases, columns and op-eds; pitching stories; responding to media inquiries, and press data research and maintenance. Experience with aggressive e-mail, website and direct mail operation a plus. Higher than usual expectations and higher than average salary. E-mail cover letter, resume with references, and writing samples to presscaphilljob@gmail. com.
Rep. Barbara Lee
Democratic Appropriations Committee Member seeks senior staff with appropriations experience to handle committee work. Knowledge of foreign affairs, education and labor policy also required. Must be a strong communicator, able to work well under pressure, and a good multitasker. California ties a plus. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send resume and cover letter to lee.resumes@ mail.house. gov. No calls, faxes, or drop-ins, please.
Rep. Shea-Porter' s office,
"STAFF ASSISTANT: New Hampshire Democrat seeks a detail-oriented, self-motivated individual to fill a staff assistant vacancy in Washington, D.C. office. Prospective candidates must be hard working and possess a high degree of professionalism and maturity. A good sense of humor along with a positive attitude, and the ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others is required. This position demands high efficiency and strong organizational skills. Duties include: overseeing the front office, intern management, answering telephone calls, coordinating constituent requests for tours, flags, etc. Preference given to candidates with NH ties. Must have Hill experience. Please send cover letter, resume, and writing sample to: nh01@.... gov. Absolutely no calls, faxes, or drop-bys."
Please feel free to send this to anyone you think would be interested.
Knowlegis (www.knowlegis. net) is looking for an entry-level research assistant to maintain our database of local elected officials and assist research staff in other areas. Duties include, but are not limited to, collecting data on elected officials, scanning web sites for updates, proofing printed directories and data entry.
Ideal candidate must have a college degree, basic computer skills (MS Access a plus) and an interest in the political process. Attention to detail and good communication skills are critical for success. Salary: $23,000 - $27,000, plus health and retirement benefits. This position is open at our Northern Virginia office which is Metro-accessible.
Send resume and cover letter to tyoder@capwiz. com or fax to the Research Director at (703) 289-4678. Knowlegis provides government relations professional with valuable information combined with online tools, and is part of the Capitol Advantage family of companies.