In Minnesota and Washington, members of the Dean Team are dynamic, collaborative, public service professionals committed to the idea that representation begins with listening. Interested in joining our staff? Apply for an open position below.
Legislative Correspondent - Washington, DC or Minnetonka, Minnesota
The Office of Congressman Dean Phillips (MN-03) seeks an enthusiastic, highly organized, creative, and self-motivated professional to serve as a Legislative Correspondent. Essential strengths of ideal candidates include excellent writing and communications skills, strong attention to detail, a passion for storytelling and engaging with Minnesotans, and the ability to manage a variety of assignments under tight deadlines.
The Legislative Correspondent will manage a high-volume constituent communications program, which includes monitoring incoming constituent correspondence and responding thoughtfully in a timely manner; researching, drafting, and targeting proactive email and direct mail outreach; maintaining and analyzing the constituent database with complete and current information; managing intern correspondence work; and working with legislative and communications staff to innovate, identify opportunities, and support the execution of a variety of constituent-facing projects.
Candidates should have a working knowledge of the responsibilities and functions of a Congressional office. Completion of a bachelor’s degree program is preferred. This position can be based in either the Washington, D.C. or Minnetonka, Minnesota (District) office.
The Office of Rep. Dean Phillips is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment. Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter to Phillips.Resumes@mail.house.gov with "Legislative Correspondent_FirstName_LastName" in the subject line by 6PM CST on Sunday, May 30, 2021.