Senior Republican Senator seeks Press Secretary with social media and video editing experience. Candidates should have excellent writing and editing skills, attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines. Duties will include writing, editing and distributing press releases, op-eds and newsletters, managing website and planning and executing press events in DC and the state. A minimum of two years of Capitol Hill experience is required, knowledge of agriculture issues a plus. Position reports to Communications Director. Please e-mail a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating job referral number (225039 ) in the subject line.
New York Democrat seeks an Operations Manager/Executive Assistant for their district office. Responsibilities include managing the Member’s schedule, travel plans and related events in the district. Duties also include managing the internship program and other office operations including office equipment and supplies, required reporting, and assisting with personnel tracking, as well as fielding requests of the Member with staff and the public. This is an entry to mid-level position in a fast-paced office that frequently requires non-traditional work hours. Qualified applicants should have prior professional office experience. The Operations Manager/Executive Assistant will report to the Chief of Staff and District Director. Ties to Brooklyn is a plus. This position is based in the local Brooklyn, NY office. This is a permanent, full-time position. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, and resume to ResumeNY@mail.house.gov. Please place OPERATIONS MANAGER/EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT in the subject line. NO WALK-INS OR PHONE CALLS.
The Office of U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) seeks an experienced, creative and highly motivated Communications Director to lead media and outreach efforts in her Washington, D.C. and Seattle, WA offices. An ideal candidate will: Work collaboratively with the Congresswoman and her senior leadership team; Possess strong written and oral communications skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced setting under tight deadlines; Understand the digital media landscape and current digital trends, with experience overseeing a digital/social media program; Think strategically and creatively; Have a strong record of advocating for progressive values; Be willing to work weekends and irregular hours. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Serve as the primary spokesperson for the Congresswoman; Develop strong relationships with local and national reporters, editors, producers, bookers, and social media influencers; Proactively engage in media outreach, including pitching and fielding press inquiries; Manage the development of press releases, speeches and op-eds; Oversee a robust and aggressive online communications program; Supervise a Press Secretary and Digital Specialist; Prepare and staff the Congresswoman for district press events and media interviews; and Work collaboratively with the District Office to ensure a strong local/state media presence. This is a very senior level position, and a minimum of two years of communications experience as a press secretary or communications director is required. Women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, new Americans, people with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to apply. State and/or district ties are a plus. Qualified candidates should include in their application: resume, cover letter, three writing samples (including one speech) and three references. Please send applications to email@example.com with “Communications Director” in the subject line by COB Friday, May 10th. No calls or drop-ins please.