The Modern Republic
Dec 27, 2018

Events Coordinator/Constituent Liaison (U.S. House)

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Events Coordinator/Constituent Liaison: Senior Democratic Member of Congress seeks an energetic, organized, creative, self-starter to join the team of her very active and visible constituent services staff.

 

The Events Coordinator is also a caseworker who helps constituents with federal issues but spends a good part of the time managing and directing very diverse city-wide and neighborhood events that relate to the Congresswoman’s congressional and constituent responsibilities, including staying on top of everyday events in the Member’s district that keep the community connected to the Member’s work. The Events Coordinator takes

the lead in our frequent Norton-In-Your Neighborhood meetings with constituents and in developing major events, among them, the Small Business Fair and Job Fair.

 

Candidate must be able to handle multiple tasks. The office prizes staff able to think outside the box and work independently while also being available to assist in co-worker projects where necessary or requested. Prior community or event planning experience is desirable. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree, excellent writing and communication skills, experience interacting with the public and leadership qualities. Candidate must be a

resident of the District of Columbia or willing to move immediately to DC if hired.

 

Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter and references to dc00.nortonresume@mail.house.gov.

 

This position is open until filled. Salary: based on skill and experience level.

 

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