The office of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard seeks a Communications
Director to manage and coordinate all media and public relations activities in
a very busy and dynamic office. The ideal candidate will be able to develop
and execute integrated communications plans, collaborate effectively with
colleagues and implement all public relations strategies.
Responsibilities include building and expanding the office’s relationships
with media outlets, working with the Chief of Staff and Legislative Director
to develop media strategies, successfully pitching stories and press events to a
wide range of media outlets, responding to and managing media inquiries
from diverse media outlets, writing op-eds, speeches, press releases,
statements and talking points. Responsibilities will also include working with
the deputy communications director in the District Office as well as
maintaining an active social media profile, managing the Member’s official
website, and other tasks.
Potential candidates must be able to thrive in a fast-paced office, have
excellent written and oral communication skills, and strong editing and
proofreading abilities. Candidates must be able to develop a keen
understanding of the unique priorities and views of the district and find ways
to advance the Member’s objectives.
This is a senior level position which requires dedication, close attention to
detail and the ability to think outside the box. Non-traditional work hours, and
travel to the District are to be expected. Hawaii ties are ideal but not required.
Veteran applications are welcome.
No calls or drop ins. Qualified applicants may email a cover letter, resume
and writing samples to: email@example.com.