Rep. Joe Cunningham (D-SC) seeks a Charleston-based Field Representative to serve as the Congressman’s representative throughout the district. The position is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with community groups throughout the district, including public and private sector partners, businesses, and advocacy groups. The ideal candidate would have continuous knowledge of leading local issues with respect to stakeholder groups, local governments, and constituencies, and will be expected to maintain awareness of significant events throughout the district in order to propose attendance by the Congressman or staff where appropriate. Field rep candidate will also manage all components of events within his/her territory, prepare briefing materials, communicate with events hosts, and drive/accompany the Congressman to the event. Position requires nontraditional hours, including nights and weekends. Candidates must have reliable transportation. Self-starter and outgoing personality a must. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to SC01jobs@mail.house.gov.
Rep. Joe Cunningham (D-SC) seeks a Beaufort, SC-based caseworker to serve as a primary point of contact for constituents with issues involving government agencies. The position will determine appropriate routing of all constituent casework to the correct agency and follow through with requests, and must maintain basic understanding of frequent issues, including social security, veterans affairs, and passport application issues. The caseworker will develop and maintain relationships with liaisons, an understanding of the requirements of various government programs, and updates knowledge of community programs and services in demand. Requires and excellent customer service-oriented attitude, with attention to detail and ability to manage multiple requests simultaneously. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to SC01jobs@mail.house.gov.