Rep. Barragán seeks a Legislative Correspondent/Special Assistant to join the Washington, DC office. This is a newly created position in the office which requires exceptional writing skills and a commitment to timely and creative constituent correspondence. Successful candidates will have strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively in a fast-paced environment.
The primary responsibilities for this position include: -Manage the office’s constituent correspondence program in a timely and thorough manner; -Conduct legislative research and draft response letters; -Sort, batch and respond to correspondence through Fireside; -Keep Fireside database complete and current; -Manage intern correspondence work; and -Support the legislative team with various assignments.
Secondary responsibilities include: -This position entails being a secondary driver to the Member; -Assist the Communications team with assignments; -Draft briefing materials for the Congressmember; and -Perform other administrative tasks as needed.
Please submit a resume and cover letter to Resume.Inbox7@mail.house.gov. Applications materials must be received by March 31, 2020. The salary range for this position is $38-42K annually depending on experience. A timed writing test will be conducted for selected candidates.
The Office is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.