Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Legislative Director

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-312-17

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

Closing Date: October 5, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Commensurate with experience

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

A Southern Republican Member seeks a Legislative Director (LD) to join a hard-working team in the Washington, D.C. office. Ideal candidates will have a deep understanding of the legislative process and Capitol Hill. The LD will work closely with the Member of Congress, the Chief of Staff, the District Director, the Communications Director, and the Legislative Staff to draft, monitor, and implement legislation consistent with the Member’s priorities for the congressional district as well as with his work in leadership on an “A” Committee. The LD will be responsible for overseeing the Legislative Team, contributing to implementation of the Office’s strategic plan including the communications plan, tracking and monitoring legislative activity in the House, and maintaining a personal portfolio of legislative issues. Ideal candidates are, first and foremost, passionate about public service with an entrepreneurial spirit. They also possess outstanding leadership, organization, communication, networking, and analytical skills. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to leg.dir.2017@gmail.com.