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Senator Jon Ossoff (D-GA) seeks a Regional Outreach Coordinator based in his Atlanta office to manage the Senator’s outreach efforts in the greater Metro Atlanta area. Primary responsibilities include representing the Senator at community events and engaging with a range of constituents and stakeholders on the Senator’s behalf. Qualified candidates will have deep knowledge of the region and should have extensive professional experience in community outreach and/or government relations. Ideal candidates will be detail-oriented; able to work in a fast-paced environment; have excellent interpersonal, customer relations and writing skills; and possess a strong commitment to public service. Candidates for this position should have knowledge and familiarity with diverse community groups including Latino, Asian American, and/or African American groups. To be successful, candidates should be self-motivated, able to work independently, and comfortable working as part of a large, highly coordinated team. The position requires travel throughout the Metro Atlanta region as well as meetings and events during evenings and weekends. The starting annual salary range for this position is $55,000 to $60,000 with eligibility for Senate benefits. 

Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov indicating job referral number and “Atlanta Outreach Coordinator” in the subject line. 

No phone calls or drop-bys, please. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes. Requests for accommodation should be directed to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov.

Senator Jon Ossoff (D-GA) seeks a Military and Veterans Services Representative based in his Atlanta office to work directly with Georgia’s servicemembers, veterans, and their families as they navigate federal agencies and programs. Primary responsibilities include: maintaining a robust Military and VA casework portfolio; serving as a liaison between Georgia’s servicemembers, veterans, and their families and federal agencies; representing the Senator throughout the state of Georgia; and performing additional duties as assigned. Ideal candidates will be detail-oriented; have excellent writing and oral communication skills; and be dependable, proactive and comfortable working collaboratively with a close-knit team. Candidates for this position should have knowledge of federal and state programs for military servicemembers and veterans as well as familiarity with key Georgia organizations that serve veterans and military members. The starting annual salary for this position is $55,000 with eligibility for Senate benefits.

Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov indicating job referral number and “Military & Veteran Services Representative” in the subject line.

No phone calls or drop-bys, please. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes. Requests for accommodation should be directed to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov.

Senator Jon Ossoff (D-GA) seeks a legislative assistant to serve as his principal advisor on health, education, labor, pensions, and related issues. This individual will advise and brief the Senator on relevant policy matters; draft, introduce, and negotiate amendments and bills; meet with constituents and stakeholders; prepare briefing materials; and work on other assignments as needed.

Candidates must have strong writing, analytical, communication, teamwork, and organizational skills, as well as the ability to manage multiple projects and assignments effectively under tight deadlines. Qualified candidates will have extensive policy experience. Prior Congressional experience is preferred; Georgia ties a plus. This is a mid-level position with a salary range of $75,000 to $90,000 annually with eligibility for standard Senate benefits.

Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov indicating job referral number and “HELP LA” in the subject line.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. No calls or drop-bys, please. The Office is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the bases of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, uniformed service, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes. Requests for accommodation should be directed to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov.

Senator Jon Ossoff (D-GA) seeks a legislative correspondent to oversee his grants program in his Washington D.C. office and serve as his liaison to State and local agencies, and organizations pursuing grant funding and assistance. Responsibilities include identifying Federal funding for eligible organizations and entities in the State; communicating with constituents, stakeholders, and government officials/agencies to apprise them of funding opportunities; preparing drafts of official letters of support from the Senator; maintaining databases tracking grant awards across the state; and other duties as assigned.

Ideal candidates will be detail-oriented, organized, and will be skilled written and verbal communicators. This position will also provide assistance with transportation and infrastructure related issues. Previous experience with and knowledge of the Federal grant and appropriations process or previous grant-writing experience is strongly preferred; Georgia ties a plus. This position has a salary of $55,000 annually with eligibility for standard Senate benefits.

Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov indicating job referral number and “Legislative Correspondent – Grants” in the subject line.

No phone calls or drop-bys, please. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes. Requests for accommodation should be directed to jobs@ossoff.senate.gov.

Interning in the Office of U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff

The Office of U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff welcomes interested applicants to apply to our 10-week, semesterly internship programs for undergraduate and graduate students as well as recent graduates, in both our Georgia and Washington, D.C. offices.

ABOUT THE INTERNSHIPS

Internship opportunities are available in Senator Jon Ossoff’s Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, and Savannah offices. Interns will experience the legislative process firsthand and learn how the Senator and his staff engage with and serve the people of Georgia.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

The internship program welcomes both full-time and part-time students enrolled in four-year colleges and universities, postgraduate colleges, as well as those attending community colleges, junior colleges, and recent graduates. We offer paid and unpaid internships. Interns who are unpaid can receive academic credit. Interns receiving a stipend must have a connection to the state of Georgia, meaning that they must be enrolled at a college or university in Georgia, or they must be Georgia natives attending a college or university outside the state.

As explained below, there are additional criteria for interns who will receive a paid stipend from the Office.

Interns in the Washington, D.C., office have the opportunity to work with the press, legislative, administrative and scheduling teams.

A typical day for D.C. interns may include answering phone calls from Georgians, assisting the Senator’s legislative staff with constituent correspondence, researching legislative issues, attending committee hearings, and giving tours of the Capitol.

Those interested in communications are invited to apply for a D.C. press and digital internship. A typical day for press and digital interns may include working with the press team to monitor media, assisting with press releases, helping prepare for interviews and press conferences, and creating posts and other digital products for the senator’s social media channels.

Interns in the Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, and Savannah offices will focus on constituent services and learn how we support the people of Georgia.

The deadline for Summer 2024 Internship applications has passed.

Fall 2024 Internship applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until July 15th. 

Please email internship@ossoff.senate.gov with any questions.

PAID STIPENDS

Senator Ossoff’s office is able to offer a limited number of paid stipends for Georgians applying for internships at his offices across Georgia and in Washington, D.C.

Please email internship@ossoff.senate.gov with the subject line “Stipend Application” and attach a two-page essay. In evaluating an applicant’s eligibility for a paid stipend, the Office will consider the individual’s financial need, and will give priority to applicants who are first-generation college students. 

In your essay, please draw upon your personal experience to answer the following question: “How will a paid internship better help you meet your educational or professional goals?” This stipend application is in addition to your internship application and will be evaluated separately.

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