SENIOR LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT: Senior Member on the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure is seeking qualified candidates to staff the Member’s committee assignment in addition to managing a diverse legislative issue portfolio. Candidates should be accomplished at drafting, advancing, and analyzing legislation, monitoring legislative developments, conducting research, and drafting vote recommendations. Ideal candidates will have strong organizational and time management skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and a positive attitude. Paramount is a solid knowledge of the legislative process as well as an ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in an unpredictable work environment, all while keeping a sense of humor. This is not an entry-level legislative position. 2-3 years of Hill experience strongly preferred. Mid-South ties are a plus but not required. Women and minority candidates are
strongly encouraged to apply. Interested individuals should e-mail a resume and 2 recent writing samples (no longer than 2 pages each) to email@example.com with the following subject line: [First name] [Last Name] – Senior Legislative Assistant. Please be aware this office has a dog. No phone calls, faxes, or walk-ins, please.