Director of Strategic Initiatives 118-17
The Majority staff of the House Committee on Homeland Security is currently seeking a Director of Strategic Initiatives. This individual would be responsible for all aspects of full committee hearings, including coordination with subcommittee staff directors and professional staff on witness scheduling, briefing the Chairman, and writing and vetting opening statements and questions.
Other responsibilities include: Working in close coordination with senior staff on full committee activities such as planning congressional delegation trips, site visits, field hearings, roundtables and various other events. Engaging with Chair and senior committee staff to craft speeches, official statements, opinion editorials, talking points, and other public communications that reflect the Chairman’s agenda. Helping lead Committee efforts to advance the Chairman’s policy vision across multiple platforms. Assisting with crisis response, including in the wake of terrorist incidents, natural disasters, and other emergency situations.
Previous Hill experience preferred. We ask for no calls or drop ins. Qualified applicants should email a resume, 2-3 references, and a writing sample to: firstname.lastname@example.org.