Executive Assistant 179-18
The Office of Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) is seeking a professional and dynamic executive assistant to join our Washington, DC-based team. The executive assistant will be responsible for efficient and accurate management of all aspects of the member’s daily and long-term schedule, meeting logistics, maintaining files and drafting correspondence, greeting visitors, answering phones, and contributing to other miscellaneous projects as needed. The person also will be involved in scheduling staff meetings and briefings, and helping constituents with their visits to Washington, DC, among other duties. Page 4 of 6 The successful applicant will be personable, organized, flexible, and calm under pressure. The applicant must possess excellent communication and time-management skills, a sense of urgency and the ability to work independently with sound judgment and minimal direction, and the ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others. Applicants must have a BA or equivalent. Two years of experience in an administrative or scheduling role is preferred, although Hill experience is not required. To apply, please send a résumé, cover letter, and two writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include "executive assistant applicant" in the subject line. No walk-in applicants or phone interviews.