Position Title: Legislative & Communications Assistant
Location: Arlington, Virginia 22202
Industry: Non-profit Membership Organization
Status: Full Time, Hybrid Remote (Remote 4 days weekly, in office on Tuesdays)
Reports To: Vice President of Government and Public Affairs

Jones Networking is recruiting for a Legislative and Communications Assistant to join a Non-profit organization in the Crystal City area of Arlington. Our client offers competitive salary and excellent benefits to include medical and dental insurance, 401(k) with 8% match, disability insurance, healthcare flexible spending account, dependent care assistance plan, free parking or metro reimbursement, and many other benefits.

Legislative & Communications Assistant Description:
-Provide general administrative support to the government relations and communications staff members.
-Research, coordinate, and assemble legislative, member, and organizational information to support legislative activities.
-Maintain legislative database files and legislative materials on the association’s website.
-Track and distribute relevant press clippings and help disseminate press releases and statements.
-Assist with creating content for and maintaining legislative website with up-to-date information and data.
-Coordinate logistics for projects and meetings.
-Produce materials for the legislative and communications staff.

Qualifications Summary:
-Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science, Government Relations or related field.
-Capitol Hill or grassroots advocacy experience a plus.
-Familiarity with the legislative process.
-Excellent ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously within deadlines.
-Strong writing skills; experience writing blogs a plus.
-Exceptional research and organizational skills.
-Experience updating websites, social media platforms and advocacy platforms
is desired.

If you’re ready to take the next step towards an exciting new career, visit www.jonesnet.com to view all of our current openings in Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, and Charlotte, NC.