A Maryland Democrat seeks a high-energy, highly-organized, and detail-oriented Field Representative for his District Office.
Serve as the official representative for the Member in the community.
Act as liaison with federal, district, and local government agencies, political officials, and other community organizations to form effective relationships for the Member.
Monitor and update the Member and District Director on district and local issues of importance.
Staff and provide logistical support for scheduled district meetings and events for the Member.
Assess local and casework related issues for problems requiring possible legislative action; make recommendations to the District Director.
Answer casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.
Provide casework assistance to constituents in a timely and efficient manner; proactively follow up on all open cases until a resolution is reached.
Thoroughness and careful attention to detail.
Ability to work well under pressure while juggling multiple tasks with competing priorities.
Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities.
Availability to work long hours, including nights and weekends, if needed.
Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Thorough knowledge of legislative process.
Knowledge of all issues and events in the district in which the Member is involved.
Maryland ties are a plus.
To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Field Representative” in the subject line. No phone calls or walk ins.