Telecommuting Legislative Researcher

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: California, District of Columbia

Compensation: Hourly

Staff Reviewed: Thu, May 03, 2018

Job Category: Research

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Part Time

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

An organization that gives citizens a voice in politics has an open position for a Telecommuting Legislative Researcher.

Must be able to:

  • Understand real government processes and know how to articulate them in actual human speech
  • Intuit the editorial clash between what users need to know and what they want to know
  • Strive for the perfect balance

Required Skills:

  • Writing experience
  • Understanding of American government and politics
  • Playfulness, enthusiasm and creativity
  • Ability to work independently on tight deadlines
  • Familiarity with blogging/CMS software