Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Legislative Director

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-114-17

Office/Location: U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.

Closing Date: May 4, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Commensurate with experience

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

Democratic Member of Congress from North Carolina seeks a Legislative Director for D.C. Office. The legislative portfolio includes transportation. This individual is responsible for drafting legislation and amendments, tracking legislation, developing legislative initiatives, writing speeches and floor statements, staffing the Member in Committee, and representing the Member in meetings with constituents and interested parties. Applicants should have experience in education policy, excellent written and verbal communication skills, work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment, be a strong team player, and have at least two years of legislative experience on Capitol Hill. Ties to North Carolina are a plus. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and two brief writing samples along with three references to Please be sure to put LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR in the subject line. No drop-ins or phone calls. The office is an equal opportunity employer.