LEGISLATIVE FELLOWSHIP

Monument Advocacy is looking for college-, post-graduate-, or graduate-level Fellows to support the government relations team in a variety of policy issue areas including (but not limited to) tech, energy/environment, trade, and agriculture. College and graduate student Fellows will have significant opportunities to witness the public policy and legislative process first-hand and to gain real government relations, public affairs, and strategic communications experience.

The goal of the fellowship program is to exposes highly motivated, pre-career and early career professionals to the everyday operations of a government relations firm.

Fellows will be given meaningful assignments in order to develop a range of skills including:

  • Research and writing skills
  • Personal development through inter-office communication and team building skills
  • Critical thinking and time management based on real-life deadlines
  • A realistic understanding of the legislative process.

Fellows will compile research on current legislative matters and write short memos informing clients of key takeaways. They will assist client managers with the preparation of congressional hearing memos and event summaries. A successful Fellow will possess strong inter-personal skills, the ability to work under pressure, and the desire to learn more about Congress and the public policy process.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting legislative, political, and policy research
  • Tracking bills, regulatory developments, and current events related to client interests
  • Covering congressional hearings, briefings, and off-the-Hill policy events
  • Assisting in business development proposals and research

TO APPLY: Please submit your resume, cover letter, a brief writing sample, and references to hiring@monumentadvocacy.com

PAY: $16.10 per hour