Southern California Democrat seeks experienced Communications Director
for Washington, DC office to plan and execute a proactive and aggressive
earned media and digital media outreach strategy.
Responsibilities include maintaining relationships with reporters, organizing
and replying to inquiries, and proactively pitching stories; drafting and editing
press releases, social media, op-eds, talking points, newsletters, mailers, and
speeches; overseeing digital outreach, including social media, videos, e-
newsletters, and the website; and managing and collaborating with the current digital press secretary.
Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years of political communications experience, a strong history of drafting all forms of communications materials, and a track record of successfully pitching both national and local media outlets. The ideal candidate is creative, energetic, detail-oriented, able to multi-task, politically astute, and willing to work long hours in a fast-paced and demanding setting. Spanish fluency and Southern California ties are a plus.
Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and appropriate writing samples to CA26Resumes@gmail.com with just “Communications Director” in the subject line. No phone calls, faxes, or walk-ins, please. This office is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.