Representative Greg Walden is seeking a press intern to start immediately in his Washington, DC office. Rep. Walden is an active member of the House leadership and Chairman of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee at the Energy and Commerce Committee. With Rep. Walden’s background as a former press secretary and degree in journalism, this is an excellent opportunity for candidates looking to learn from an active and experienced Member of Congress. Responsibilities include but are not limited to compiling press clips, monitoring and updating social media, drafting statements and memos, and assisting the press secretary with daily operations. Candidates should be college students or recent graduates who are strong writers, proactive, detail-oriented, enthusiastic, and able to multi-task. Candidates should also have background knowledge of the political process and an understanding of Oregon and Western issues.
If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, and short writing sample to Andrew Malcolm, Press Secretary, at email@example.com.