Member and Committee Offices
Position Available: Internship
Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-042-17
Office/Location: U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.
Closing Date: March 7, 2017
Salary Level/Range: Paid
Proposed Starting Date: Immediate
Active Ranking Democrat of Committee seeks a paid communications intern to assist with personal office and Committee press operations. Primary responsibilities will include: compiling and distributing daily news clips; writing press releases; preparing letters to community and stakeholder groups; drafting website and social media content; and proof reading other materials. Attention to detail, strong writing skills, solid political instincts and sense of humor necessary for success. Position will last six months and pay a monthly stipend of $2,000. Potential for permanent hiring depending on performance. Please send a resume and one short writing sample to email@example.com.