Congressman Jared Huffman is seeking an aggressive and creative communications director with strong writing skills and a good sense of humor. In this role, you'll be responsible for designing and implementing the overall communications strategy for an active Member of Congress and subcommittee Chairman, including handling media inquiries, speechwriting, pitching in both DC and the district, working with our legislative team to write press releases, talking points, and other material while meeting tight deadlines, and maintaining a social media and online presence. You'll have the opportunity to work closely with our committee, personal office, and district teams to help build events in DC and California, and to design and launch campaigns to advance the Congressman's agenda.
We're looking for someone creative who has experience in speechwriting, working directly with reporters, writing press materials, and managing web and social media content. Preferred applicants will have Hill press experience and the ability to multitask under pressure.
If this sounds like a job for you, please send your resume, two writing samples, and references to huffmanjobs+Press@gmail.com.