Tuesday , April 16 2024

Us House of Representatives Jobs – Legislative Aide

Website U.S. House of Representatives

Job Description:

The Legislative Aide assists the Member of the House who appointed the Legislative Aide in the discharge of that Member’s official duties by providing communication, legislative, and administrative support services deemed necessary by the Member. Representative David F. DeCoste represents the 5th Plymouth District including the towns of Hanover, Norwell, and Rockland. Representative DeCoste is the ranking minority member on the Joint Committee on Housing and a member of the Joint Committee on Public Service, Joint Committee on Transportation, and House Committee on Operations, Facilities, and Security.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and track legislation for Member;
  • Serve as liaison with federal, local, and other state government offices as directed by the Member;
  • Research and draft responses to constituents, stakeholders and other interest groups on matters of interest;
  • Draft proposed legislation and amendments on matters of importance to the Member;
  • Manage constituent inquiries and casework including creation/maintenance of a database of constituent requests;
  • Prepare summaries of legislation and briefing materials on various topics for Member;
  • Provide Member with basic administrative support including, but not limited to, answering phones and taking messages, greeting visitors, scheduling, and other tasks as may be assigned;
  • Serve as liaison with Member’s constituents;

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent writing and communication skills;
  • Ability to interface and work with different communities and personalities in a professional and helpful manner;
  • Ability to follow-up and complete tasks.
  • Ability to communicate with members and colleagues effectively and provide and receive feedback professionally;
  • Ability to multi-task effectively, work independently and meet deadlines on short notice;
  • Excellent research, analytical and interpersonal skills;
  • Strong organizational skills including, but not limited to, calendar and email management and ability to prioritize tasks as needed;

Job Details:

Company: U.S. House of Representatives

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dallas, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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