Legislative Correspondent (application deadline Monday, December 18, 2017)
Congressman Jamie Raskin seeks an experienced Legislative Correspondent for his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include organizing and managing an active mail program, ensuring quick response times, conducting legislative research, and performing other duties as assigned. Applicants must be detail-oriented and extremely organized, possess superior writing and editing skills, and be able to manage and prioritize a variety of assignments under tight deadlines. Previous legislative correspondence experience is strongly preferred. Experience using iConstituent’s CRM and residency in Maryland’s 8th District are a big plus.
To apply, please send an email to MD08.firstname.lastname@example.org with “Legislative Correspondent” in the subject line and the following application materials attached as one combined PDF:
- Cover letter (not to exceed one page) – please customize your letter to this position.
- Résumé (not to exceed one page)
- Three writing samples (not to exceed one page each)
- Three references (not to exceed one page) – for reach reference, please include name, current title/office, phone number, email, and a one-sentence description of your relationship to the reference (e.g., Jane Smith was my direct supervisor in Rep. John’s office.) The deadline for applications is 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 18th.