Staff Assistant Job Listing


A conservative Midwest Member of Congress has an immediate need to hire a Staff Assistant role for the Washington, D.C. office. Interested candidates are encouraged to email a resume and cover letter to Please use ‘Staff Assistant’ as the subject line, and in the body of the email, please indicate where you found this job description.


The Staff Assistant will be expected to manage the front desk during office hours, handle Capitol and White House tour requests, fulfill flag requests, support the district office with administrative office needs, and assist the D.C. office staff with work as assigned. Staff Assistants often provide the first impression of the office to constituents, guests, and other groups. The experiences gained in the Staff Assistant role provide a solid foundation to advance into positions of increasing responsibility.


Preferred Qualifications (not a comprehensive list):

  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Highly organized
  • Multitasker
  • Good writer
  • Proficient at Microsoft suite