Freshman, Moderate Democrat seeks an experienced Communications Director to implement an aggressive and innovate communications strategy.
Responsibilities include maintaining relationships with reporters, organizing and replying to inquiries, and proactively pitching stories; drafting and editing press releases, running an aggressive and responsive social media program; writing op-eds, talking points, newsletters, mailers, and speeches; and managing and collaborating with the current press secretary.
Candidates should have a minimum of 2-3 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 Nevada ties are a plus. Prior Hill experience is preferred.
Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and three writing samples to116thCongressCommsResumes@gmail.com with “Communications Director” in the subject line. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, or parental status.