Legislative Assistant or Counsel
Posted 15 days ago
LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT OR COUNSEL -
Democratic member of the Finance Committee seeks a legislative assistant or counsel to handle tax, trade, and other issues under Finance Committee jurisdiction. Primary responsibilities include developing and advancing a progressive policy agenda, preparing for hearings and handling committee-related work, developing and drafting legislation, coordinating with the senator’s oversight staff to propose and execute oversight projects, working with constituents and stakeholders, and managing a small team of staff. Candidates should have exceptional writing and analytical skills and prior experience working on economic policy issues in areas such as tax, trade, Social Security, economic security, or poverty. The Senator’s office is an equal opportunity employer. The office does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or uniformed service. The office is committed to inclusion and encourages all individuals from all backgrounds to apply.
Please submit a resume and cover letter to financedemLA@gmail.com by February 24, 2021.