Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Press Internship

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-257-17

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

Closing Date: August 28, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Unpaid

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

Alabama Democratic Member of Congress is seeking a hardworking and creative press intern to fill a fall position. This is an excellent opportunity for those who are interested in communications, politics, digital media, and press. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, writing e-newsletters, designing and curating social media, drafting press advisories and op-eds, traditional press outreach, and analyzing the results of your work. Successful candidates will possess strong communication skills and an ability to work in a fast-paced environment. The Press Intern will work side-by-side with and report to the Press Secretary. Candidates with one to two years of experience preferred. Please send a résumé, cover letter, and writing sample to Sewell.Press@mail.house.gov, with “Press Intern” in the subject line.”