New England Democratic office is currently seeking interns for Fall 2019. Serving as an intern in the Congressman’s Washington, DC office is an exciting opportunity to work closely alongside staff and develop professional skills in a Congressional office setting.
An internship in the Washington, DC office encompasses a variety of tasks and assignments such as answering phones, greeting visitors, giving tours, writing letters, and assisting with media clips. In addition, interns may be assigned to work with the legislative team and outreach staff to assist with legislation, special projects, writing, and/or research.
The ideal intern should be responsible, focused, enthusiastic, able to work cooperatively with Congressional staff, and possess excellent oral and written communications skills. Schedule is flexible and stipends may be available.
New England ties preferred. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
To apply for an internship, please email your resume, cover letter introducing yourself, and one short writing sample (no longer than two pages) to Oliver.Edelson@mail.house.gov with “[Last Name] Internship Application – [Season] [Year]” in the subject line. In your email, please specify your dates of availability.